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CUMULUS MEDIA (NASDAQ: CMLS) is a leading audio-first media and entertainment company delivering premium content to over a quarter billion consumers every month — wherever and whenever they want it. CUMULUS MEDIA engages listeners with high-quality local programming through 428 owned-and-operated stations across 87 markets; delivers nationally-syndicated sports, news, talk, and entertainment programming from iconic brands including the NFL, the NCAA, the Masters, the Olympics, the GRAMMYs, the American Country Music Awards, and many other world-class partners across nearly 8,000 affiliated stations through Westwood One, the largest audio network in America; and offers listeners a dynamic network of popular podcasts that define culture with original content and commentary on today’s world. CUMULUS MEDIA provides advertisers with local impact and national reach through on-air, digital, mobile, and voice-activated media solutions, as well as access to integrated digital marketing services, powerful influencers, and live event experiences. CUMULUS MEDIA is the only audio media company to provide marketers with local and national advertising performance guarantees. For more information visit

Senior System Engineer, Manager, IT Security

Department: Information Technology
Location: New York, NY

Cumulus Media | New York, NY is hiring a Senior Systems Engineer, Manager, IT Security who will directly be responsible for engineering and implementation of systems to monitor, detect and alert our IT organization of potential security threats and vulnerabilities in business systems, program origination systems, and infrastructure.

Position Summary:

  • Monitoring for attacks and intrusions
  • Direction of threat response. Coordinates and controls responses to Cyber incidents
  • Performs forensic analysis of known security events
  • Direction of external penetration testing to expose potential weakness
  • Direction of the implementation of security counter-measures
  • Responsible for maintenance and monitoring of endpoint protection and antimalware software
  • Firewall and IPS troubleshooting, monitoring, deployment and administration
  • Ensures compliance with regulations
  • Communication of event status to company leadership
  • Other Duties as assigned


Formal Education Required and/or Equivalent Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Information Systems or related field or equivalent experience
  • 3-5 Years in Information Security operations

Training or Certifications Required:

  • Certification(s) in the information security areas such as CISM (Certified Information Security Manager), CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional), CISA (Certified Information Systems Auditor), Security+, CCNA, CEH, GCIH are desirable
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills required
  • Continuing education to maintain knowledge on the latest systems and technology

Work Environment/Physical Activities:

  • Office Environment
  • Network Operations Centers
  • 24x7 Network Operations Support
  • Requires some weekend and evening shift work

Technical/Task Statements:

  • Deep understanding of hacker approaches and ability to keep up with new developments in cybersecurity and emerging threats.
  • Ability to assist others with technical anomalies and issue resolution.
  • Capable of handling multiple emergency situations in calm and measured manner.

What we offer:

  • Competitive pay
  • Professional growth and career path
  • Focused, responsible and collaborative work environment with the ability, to ask “what if” and try innovative solutions
  • Medical, Dental & Vision Insurance coverage
  • 401K with company match to plan for the long-term
  • Paid Vacation & Holidays

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CUMULUS MEDIA is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE).

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