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Cyber Security

SOC Analyst Level 1  Las Vegas, NV  Posted: 1/29/2021
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Cyber Security

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The primary responsibility of the Analyst I – Cyber Security is to monitor various cyber security appliances to identify events that require escalated analysis. This entry-level analyst is a member of the cyber security operations team and works closely with the other team members of the cyber security team in support of a comprehensive cyber security program. 
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
  • Work closely with all Global SOC team members.
  • Escalate alerts that require analysis to Level 2 SOC analysts.
  • Define, gather and report on metrics regarding all security systems within the property environment.
  • Manage the SOC mailbox and monitor and analyze the emails for threats including phishing and malware and escalates per procedure.
  • Monitor, evaluate, and assist with the maintenance of assigned security systems in accordance with industry best practices to safeguard internal information systems and databases.
  • Participate in the Investigation of security violations and breaches - may prepare reports on intrusions as needed.
  • Maintain an understanding of the current vulnerabilities, response, and mitigation strategies used to support cyber security operations.
  • Provide reoccurring reports for network and host-based security solutions.
  • Safety is an essential function of this job.
  • Consistent and regular attendance is an essential function of this job.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.
  • Monitor and inspect alerts to determine those that require analysis.
Minimum Qualifications
  • 21 years of age.
  • Proof of authorization to work in the United States
  • Associate degree in Information Systems or equivalent in relevant discipline preferred.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain Nevada Gaming Control Board registration and any other certification or license, as required by law or policy.
  • 1 – 2 years hands on experience configuring and working with Information Technology Systems or equivalent education is preferred. 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills, ability to triage and resolve critical technical issues.
  • Current, relative industry certifications preferred.
  • Must be able to work collaboratively with the global team.
  • Experience configuring and installing information security applications.
  • Hands-on experience with security applications is preferred.
  • Fundamental understanding of encryption technologies.
  • Understanding of common network traffic, i.e., Transmission Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), Internet traffic, and mail.
  • Working knowledge of one of the following platforms is preferred: IBM iSeries, Linux, and MS Windows.
  • Ability to assess network activity and system configuration for anomalous activity to determine system security status.
  • Knowledge and understanding of network protocols, network devices, multiple operating systems.
  • Technical knowledge of mainstream operating systems and a wide range of security technologies, such as network security appliances, anti-malware solutions, automated policy compliance tools, and desktop security tools is preferred.
  • Fundamental knowledge of network traffic alerts to assess, prioritize and differentiate between potential intrusion attempts and false alarms.
  • Knowledge and understanding of current cyber threats.
  • Provide off-hours support on an infrequent, but as needed basis. (Potential shifts may run 24/7 due to the need of the business.)
  • Must be able to work varied shifts, including nights, weekends and holidays. 

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