San Francisco • Financial District


As the Director of IT Security at PIX, you will be responsible for helping to ensure the security of the PIX platform that is used to deliver content to film and TV industry professionals around the globe.  This includes setting procedures and standards, helping deploy and maintain security systems, and responding to threats as they arise.  In addition, you will lead audits of both internal and external systems.  This position is mission critical in an industry where security is of the highest priority.


  • Achieve and maintain compliance with applicable security standards. including: MPAA, CDSA, CSA and ISO compliance.

  • Shepherd security audits through the entire process and vetting the responses contained within.

  • Own the incident response process, training, testing, and procedures.

  • Manage external security vendor relationships.

  • Review all documentation provided by PIX’s security vendor before it is distributed both internally and externally.

  • Perform risk assessments and develop a template for evaluating risk from third party applications.

  • Manage and perform internal and external penetration testing.

  • Review proposed changes to applications infrastructure to ensure secure implementations.

  • Prioritize and work with key stakeholders to schedule security items that need to be addressed.

  • Oversee security related projects.

  • Update and maintain security monitoring systems.

  • Review firewall and networking changes.

  • Maintain security best practices including documentation on how PIX will respond to security events.

  • Engage clients directly both on-site at PIX as well as client locations.

  • Primary contact for external security contacts and provide support for Account Management in responding to less technical security inquiries.

  • Shepherd security audits through the entire process and vetting the responses contained within.

  • Attend industry events and security related conferences.

  • Engage with key stakeholders internally and externally on a variety of security needs.

  • Review CVEs to assess their impact on PIX.

  • Lead the security incident response team.



  • Experience leading responses to security incidents

  • Up to date on industry security standards and best practices

  • Ability to lead and manage projects

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • 5-7 Years of security related experience

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field or equivalent work experience

  • Technical knowledge of cloud, database, networking, and application security required.

  • Secure software development knowledge highly beneficial

  • Ideal: ISACA Certification with (CISM, CISA, etc.) as a plus.

  • Strong understanding of

    • DLP, IPS/IDS;

    • Database monitoring;

    • Network security (NAC)

    • SIEM

  • Previous media industry experience (e.g., working on movie or television productions or in a studio) preferred.


  • Exceptional vacation and holiday plan

  • Very competitive medical benefits

  • Competitive salary and bonus program

  • Employee equity and 401(k) plans

  • Downtown SF - close to BART, Muni, Caltrain

  • Commuter Benefit Plan

  • Field trips to productions and private film screenings

  • Lively small team environment

  • and more...


Application Instructions


Submit your resume and cover letter as attachments (preferably PDF) to with Director of IT Security and your name in the subject line.


NOTE: There is no relocation assistance or agency fee budget available for this position. Candidates from third party firms will NOT be considered for this opening. Candidates requiring sponsorship will not be considered at this time. Resumes received from a third party will be considered as no-fee referrals. Our company is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and the SF Fair Chance Ordinance.

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