Specialist, Global Risk & Intelligence

Netflix, Los Angeles, California

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Fueled by the broad appeal of the instantaneous enjoyment of movies and TV shows, Netflix has grown to over 130 million members in over 190 countries. With our increasing slate of originals, it's a great time to join Netflix. 

The Global Risk and Intelligence Team supports our studio security function and Netflix Original Productions across all verticals. The role will be instrumental in assessing risk to a multi-faceted and evolving content acquisition strategy. Responsibilities will include reviewing and conducting risk assessments of creative/production activity, developing intelligence products, supporting special projects, monitoring global events, and analyzing threats and incidents. 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Provide analysis of global security and geopolitical events to provide country-level trigger events and incident impact analysis needed to keep Netflix employees and productions safe, secure and resilient
  • Collect and prioritize intelligence requirements for global production activity 
  • Evaluate production plans, creative concepts, scripts, and pitches for security concerns
  • Analyze and investigate threats for validity
  • Provide security assessments for travelers
  • Provides security/threat assessment support to higher-risk activities such as: premieres, production/scouting activity, and Netflix sponsored events
  • Lead the ongoing evolution of the studio’s social media intelligence program


  • Minimum 6 years relevant experience, which can include intelligence, military, journalism, non-governmental organization, law, criminology; focus on collection and analysis to support operations
  • Masters, or equivalent degree, in International Relations/Political Science, Journalism, Culture/Human Development, Public Policy, or related major
  • Experience living/working overseas, regional expertise, and language skills desired
  • Experience developing an effective global network of security subject matter experts
  • Familiarity with open-source and social media monitoring techniques
  • Knowledge and interest in staying current in world events and global political landscape

Ability to:

  • Monitor threats and risks to Netflix brand and Netflix productions
  • Refine the studio risk perspective and provide analysis of global security incidents
  • Maintain awareness of security trends affecting global film/TV production security
  • Communicate relevant analysis and forecasting to key studio stakeholders
  • Function as an integral member of a team comprised of Studio Safety and Security, Production, InfoSec, and Legal
  • Interact with law enforcement/government agencies, embassies, productions, and provide simple, effective briefings with studio leadership as needed
  • Travel domestically and internationally as required (approximately 25%)

About Netflix

Netflix is the world’s leading Internet television network with over 100 million members in over 190 countries enjoying more than 125 million hours of TV shows and movies per day, including original series, documentaries and feature films. Members can watch as much as they want, anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen. Members can play, pause and resume watching, all without commercials or commitments.

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