MGM Resorts International Technology Engineering Program (TEP) - IT Risk Management in Las Vegas, Nevada

Location:

Las Vegas, Nevada

Technology Engineering Program (TEP) – IT Risk Management: MGM early career technologists are immersed in an integrated learning environment and are supported by a built-in network of leadership advisors. This paid 52-week program will introduce recent graduates to the exciting world of hospitality and entertainment. It provides participants with a variety of opportunities including professional development, executive exposure, and hands-on learning experiences unlike any other. MGM’s early career technologist program opens doors to career growth opportunities that can only be provided by a global industry leader like MGM Resorts International.

Associates will:

  • Integrate into the Information Technology department and be specifically aligned to their goals and development opportunities in their chosen area of concentration (Infrastructure & Operations, Software Development, Project Management, etc).

  • Network with Company leaders

  • Rotate through one or more specialized teams in order to gain a cross-functional understanding of the MGM Resorts technology strategy

  • Participate in MGM Resorts’ Corporate Social Responsibility initiatives by engaging in diversity training, philanthropic events, etc.

Requirements:

  • Current authorization to work in the United States on a full-time basis

  • Currently enrolled as a full-time student pursuing a bachelor’s or master’s degree at an accredited college or university

  • Currently hold and maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher on a United States 4.0 scale

  • Ability to obtain a Gaming License or other certificates and licenses on-own if required

  • Must have interpersonal skills to deal effectively with all business contacts

  • Must be able to communicate effectively in English, in both written and oral forms

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 1 year of cumulative work and/or internship experience

  • At least 1 year of volunteer and/or active student organization leadership experience

  • Strong general technical knowledge of Information Technology and an area of specialization associated with prior education and experience (Networking, Infrastructure, Programming, Software, Database, etc)

  • Demonstrates analytical processes with strong communication skills

  • Project orientation and ability to handle simultaneous functions

  • Focused, strong work ethic, and self-motivated

  • Previous experience working in a similar resort setting

  • Ability to understand basic IT Knowledge, IP, Windows/Linux Systems, how applications communicate, etc.

  • Willingness to challenge existing knowledge and learn tools and solutions not already exposed, Endpoint Security, Threat Intelligence Process, Incident Response, etc.

  • Existing experience/knowledge anywhere within the Information Security field is desired, but not required.

  • Able and willing to alter from manual tedious tasks like reviewing of logs for predetermined thresholds of out of compliance, to open collaborative discussions on real time problems, events, etc.

MGM Resorts International develops, builds and operates unique destination resorts designed to provide a total resort experience, including first-class accommodations and dining, world-class entertainment, state-of-the-art meeting and convention facilities, and high-quality retail and gaming experiences.

With 77,000+ employees, the Company is one of the world's leading global hospitality and entertainment companies with 23 resorts. We’re proud to be recognized for our commitment to being socially responsible, including an industry-leading diversity and inclusive culture, community engagement and philanthropy initiatives, and a commitment to environmentally sustainable approaches in development and operations.

While we operate leading resorts and amenities, ultimately it is the people of MGM Resorts who make the difference daily by providing the ultimate guest experience. We welcome you to join us.

If you are an individual with a disability and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please contact our Corporate Diversity and Disability Outreach department at 1-844-247-0370 or email talent@mgmresorts.com .

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are also committed to protecting the privacy of visitors to our employment application site, including the protection of any personal information provided to us. For more information about MGM Resorts International, including our privacy policy at http://www.mgmmirage.com/privacy.htm and commitment to diversity and inclusion, please visit http://www.mgmresorts.com/ at http://www.mgmresortscareers.com/ careers.