Senior Information Security Analyst - Cyber Security (Corporate)

MGM Resorts International   •  

Las Vegas, NV

Industry: Hospitality & Recreation


5 - 7 years

Posted 29 days ago

The Senior Information Security Analyst is responsible for day-to-day security log review and analysis. Major functions include information security monitoring of regulated and core systems within the MGM Resorts environment.

  • Performs Tier 1 day-to-day security log review and analysis in adherence with MICS, SOX, and PCI requirements. The log reviews includes the following systems:
    • Operating System (i.e. Windows, Unix, OS/400)
    • Database (MS SQL, Oracle, DB2)
    • Applications (COT and In-House Developed)
    • Network (Firewalls, Switches, Routers, Wireless)
    • Security Applications (IDS/IPS, FIM, AV, Vulnerability Scanners)
  • Responsible for reporting, escalating, and remediating anomalous events based on the established protocol.
  • Provides meaningful information security metrics, which include identifying historical trends, areas of risks/gaps, violations and/or improvements.
  • Works with Tier 2 support to tune and maintain the SIEM (Security Information and Event Management) as needed.
  • Performs other work related duties as assigned and/or required.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems. Computer Science, Computer Engineering or a related field; or equivalent education and work experience.
  • At least 5 years of experience in information security.
  • Prior experience of security log review.
  • Excellent customer service skills.
  • Have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts.
  • Professional appearance and demeanor.
  • Work varied shifts, including weekends and holidays.
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Able to effectively communicate in English, in both written and oral forms.


  • Certification in electronic investigations and/or forensics.
  • Previous experience working in a similar resort setting.