Cybersecurity Specialist – Digital Platform Security (Topps) at Fanatics | Powderkeg

Location: New York - New York

Employment Type: Salaried

Team: Fanatics Collectibles

About the Team

Fanatics Collectibles is a new company working at the intersection of collectibles and technology. Backed by some of the best investors, sports properties and operators in the world, we are integrating with Fanatics’ global digital sports platform – which includes 900 sports relationships and more than 81 million reachable fans - to reimagine the collectibles business for the 21st century.

The Cybersecurity Specialist – Digital Platform Security role reports to the CISO of Fanatics Collectibles and is responsible for the continuous security management of the Topps application environment. They will be responsible for identifying, tracking, and remediating threats towards the customer facing eCommerce, mobile, and cutting-edge NFT platforms. The Cybersecurity Specialist will partner with the Business, Development, DevOps, and FHI’s security team to ensure security is embedded through all phases of the software development lifecycle and that platforms meet corporate minimum standards.

What You'll Do:

  • Learn and stay up to date with current security threats within the company region and vertical with a special focus on threats to Crypto, NFT, and eCommerce ecosystems.
  • Continuous protection of customer facing corporate platforms.
  • Participate in development and feature planning discussions for new products and features.
  • Perform Threat Modeling for existing and new applications and platforms.
  • Perform Web Application and Mobile Application penetration tests.
  • In charge of Static and Dynamic Application Security Testing for existing and upcoming digital products.
  • Provide security requirements and guidance to development teams for mobile application and web-based products.
  • Firewall, WAF, and DDoS protection management.
  • Secure and harden cloud infrastructure.
  • Document and standardize security controls for cloud platforms.
  • Produce meaningful KPI’s and executive level reporting.

What We're Looking For:

  • 7+ years’ experience in developing SDLC’s and secure coding guidelines.
  • 5+ years’ experience with SAST and DAST to include mobile applications.
  • Experience with proof-of-stake blockchains and NFTs.
  • 5+ years’ experience testing mobile applications for security weaknesses.
  • In depth experience with major cloud platforms such as AWS, Azure, and GCP.
  • Experience with securing contains such as Docker and Kubernetes.
  • In depth experience with Threat Modeling methodologies such as STRIDE
  • Scripting experience strongly preferred.
  • Experience with SOX, GDPR, and CCPA required.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Preferred Certifications: AWS Security Specialty, CCSP, CSSLP, OSCP, OSWE, GPEN, GWAPT, GCPN

Fanatics is building the leading global digital sports platform to ignite and harness the passions of fans, and maximize the presence and reach for hundreds of partners globally. Leveraging these long-standing partnerships, a database of more than 80 million global consumers and a trusted, recognizable brand name, Fanatics is expanding beyond its position as the global leader for licensed sports merchandise to now becoming a next-gen digital sports platform, featuring an array of offerings across the sports ecosystem.

The Fanatics family of companies currently includes Fanatics Commerce, a vertically-integrated licensed merchandise business that has changed the way fans purchase their favorite team apparel, jerseys, headwear and hardgoods through a tech-infused approach to making and quickly distributing fan gear in today’s 24/7 mobile-first economy; Candy Digital, a digital collectibles company that is partnering with prominent sports properties, including MLB and MLBPA, to build an official NFT ecosystem; Fanatics Collectibles, a transformative company that is building a new model for the hobby and giving collectors an end-to-end collectibles experience; and Fanatics Betting & Gaming, a mobile betting, gaming and retail sportsbook platform. Additional ventures that will build out Fanatics’ footprint across the broader digital sports landscape will be rolled out soon. Fanatics’ partners include all major professional sports leagues (NFL, MLB, NBA, NHL, NASCAR, MLS, PGA) and hundreds of collegiate and professional teams, which include several of the biggest global soccer clubs.

As a market leader with more than 8,000 employees, and hundreds of partners, suppliers, and vendors worldwide, we take responsibility for driving toward more ethical and sustainable practices. We are committed to building an inclusive Fanatics community, reflecting and representing society at every level of the business, including our employees, vendors, partners and fans. Fanatics is also dedicated to making a positive impact in the communities where we all live, work, and play through strategic philanthropic initiatives.

At Fanatics, we’re a diverse, passionate group of employees aiming to ignite pride and passion in the fans we outfit, celebrate and support. We recognize that diversity helps drive and foster innovation, and through our IDEA program (inclusion, diversity, equality and advocacy) at Fanatics we provide employees with tools and resources to feel connected and engaged in who they are and what they do to support the ultimate fan experience.

_Ensure your Fanatics job offer is legitimate and don’t fall victim to fraud. Fanatics never seeks payment from job applicants. Fanatics recruiters will only reach out to applicants from an or email address. For added security, where possible, apply through our company website at

Tryouts are open at Fanatics! Our team is passionate, talented, unified, and charged with creating the fan experience of tomorrow. The ball is in your court now.

Fanatics is committed to responsible planning and purchasing (RPP) practices, working with its business partners across its global and multi-layered supply chain, to ensure that planning, sourcing, and purchasing decisions, along with other supporting processes, do not impede or conflict with the fulfillment of Fanatics’ fair labor practices.

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Job Summary
  • Job Title
    Cybersecurity Specialist – Digital Platform Security (Topps)
  • Company
  • Location
    Jacksonville, FL
  • Employment Type
    Full time
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