Job Title:  Cybersecurity Engineer

Department:  Technology

Greenwood Village, CO, US, 80111

Summary of Position

As a Cybersecurity Engineer at Starz Entertainment, you will play a critical role in safeguarding our digital infrastructure and protecting sensitive information. You will work closely with cross-functional teams to identify security vulnerabilities, develop and implement security solutions, and respond to security incidents to maintain the highest level of data and system protection.


Open to fully remote for the right candidate. Must be based in the US.


  • Security assessment: conduct regular security assessments, including vulnerability scans, penetration testing, and security audits to identify and address potential weaknesses
  • Security solutions: design, implement, and manage security solutions, including firewalls, intrusion detection systems, and encryption tools
  • Incident response: develop and execute incident response plans, providing quick and effective solutions to security incidents and breaches
  • Security policy and procedure development: contribute to the development and maintenance of cybersecurity policies, standards, and procedures, ensuring compliance with industry regulations
  • Monitoring and analysis: monitor network traffic and system logs for signs of security incidents, investigate security breaches, and develop strategies to prevent future occurrences
  • Security awareness training: educate employees on security best practices and provide training to promote a security-conscious culture
  • Risk assessment: evaluate and prioritize security risks and work on strategies to mitigate them effectively
  • Security testing: conduct security testing on new systems, applications, and technologies to identify vulnerabilities and recommend security improvements
  • Security compliance: ensure compliance with industry and regulatory standards (e. G. , GDPR, NIST) and assist in preparing for and responding to audits
  • Documentation: maintain detailed records of security incidents, actions taken, and security configurations, as well as produce reports for management

Qualifications and Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information technology, or a related field (master's degree preferred)
  • Industry-recognized certifications such as CISSP, compTIA Security+, or equivalent
  • Proven experience in cybersecurity, including risk management, incident response, and security infrastructure management
  • Proficiency in network security, operating systems, and security technologies
  • Experience utilizing and managing Firewalls (Palo Alto preferred) 
  • Experience with Industry Standard Security Information Management Systems (Exabeam, Splunk, Sumo Logic, etc.) 
  • Experience with Endpoint protection solutions such as (CrowdStrike, SentinelOne, Cylance) to perform protection, mitigation and forensic analysis
  • Proficiency in Python and/or Power Shell
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of compliance standards and regulations
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams and present security-related findings to non-technical stakeholders
  • Ability to stay current with emerging cybersecurity threats and technologies

About the Company

STARZ (, a Lionsgate company, is a leading global media streaming platform committed to delivering premium content that amplifies narratives by, about and for women and underrepresented audiences. STARZ is home to the highly rated and first-of-its-kind STARZ app that offers the ability to stream or download STARZ premium content, as well as the flagship domestic STARZ® service, including STARZ ENCORE, 17 premium pay TV channels, and the associated on-demand and online services. In 2018, STARZ launched its international premium streaming platform STARZPLAY, now LIONSGATE+, to provide subscribers access to bold, curated storytelling. LIONSGATE+, coupled with the STARZPLAY ARABIA joint venture in MENA and Lionsgate Play in South and Southeast Asia, has a footprint that extends across the globe. STARZ and LIONSGATE+ are available across digital OTT platforms and multichannel video distributors, including cable operators, satellite television providers, and telecommunications companies around the world. In February 2021, STARZ launched #TakeTheLead, a multi-faceted and innovative inclusion initiative expanding its existing efforts to improve representation on screen, behind the camera and throughout the company.

Business Unit Overview

With the Company aligning its studio operations behind the growth of its streaming business, STARZ has become one of the pre-eminent modern premium global streaming platforms. Offering subscribers more than 7.500 television episodes, including STARZ original series and provocative documentaries, along with a broad catalogue of first-run movies, STARZ is taking the lead in delivering relatable premium content that makes it the platform of choice among a wide spectrum of female, African-American and other historically underrepresented audiences. Its focused brand, premium content and freedom from legacy relationships position STARZ at the forefront of the new bundles emerging throughout the media ecosystem, a compelling value proposition to complement virtually every kind of subscription platform.
Distinguished by its successful and focused content strategy, top programming, exceptional curation and speed to market, STARZ has quickly scaled its platform to become one of the most widely distributed and fastest-growing OTT services in the world, with OTT subscribers making up more than half of its global subscriber base. The company’s international premium subscription service, LIONSGATE+, offers subscribers access to bold, curated storytelling around the world. LIONGATE+ has a footprint that extends across the globe and continues to expand its network of distribution partners. In addition to its LIONSGATE+ markets, it reaches audiences in the Middle East and North African region through STARZPLAY ARABIA and in South and Southeast Asia with Lionsgate Play. The proprietary and highly-rated STARZ app, a proven hit with U.S. audiences, continues to roll out internationally.

Our Benefits

  • Full Coverage – Medical, Vision, and Dental
  • Annual discretionary bonus and merit increase
  • Work/Life Balance – generous sick days, vacation days, holidays, and Impact Day
  • 401(k) company matching
  • Tuition Reimbursement (up to graduate degree)


$83,500 - $129,300

EEO Statement

Lionsgate is an equal employment opportunity employer. All employees and applicants are evaluated on the basis of their qualifications, consistent with applicable state and federal laws. In addition, Lionsgate will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities. Lionsgate will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and federal law.   

Nearest Major Market: Denver