Senior Cyber Security Engineer - IT

MGM Resorts International   •  

Las Vegas, NV

Industry: Restaurants & Food Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 382 days ago

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The Senior Cyber Security Engineer is responsible for day-to-day information security operations and assigned projects. Major functions include information security monitoring and risk management, PCI DSS self-assessment, Internet defense, vulnerability assessment and remediation, Information Technology operations oversight and security metrics.

  • Applies a deep understanding of the information security, cybersecurity, and operational characteristics of a variety of computer platforms, networks, software applications, and operating systems.
  • Provides technical direction and guidance to Information Technology and the business to align with regulatory and security requirements.
  • Integrates comprehensive metrics into the security posture of the organization, identifies areas of weakness and vulnerability and recommends changes to meet security standards.
  • Applies working knowledge and application of relevant competency models in work activities.
  • Work includes the following:
  • Secure OS, workstations, data management, web technology, and protocols.
  • Secure wireless networking and mobile computing.
  • Attack sensing and warning.
  • Intrusion detection and eventinvestigation and response.
  • Host and networksecurityauditing.
  • Computer and networkforensics.
  • Cyber Situation and awareness.
  • Penetration testing and exploit analysis.
  • Insider threat analysis.
  • Cryptography theory and protocols.
  • Cryptographic hardware, software and application.
  • Performs all other job related duties as requested.



  • At least 4 years of experience in an information security role, where the majority of duties included the engineering, threat and vulnerability management, and oversight of information security systems.
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and experience
  • Previous experience in a security role with strong working knowledge and understanding of information security, frameworks, incident management, operations and application security best practices.
  • Previous experience managing prevention, detection and verification security programs.
  • Previous project management experience for mid-sized projects.
  • Have or able to obtain a Valid Gaming Registration.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Ability to lead and mentor a team.
  • Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.
  • Professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.
  • Previous Microsoft environment experience.
  • High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.


  • Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.