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Lead Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst - Tactical

Apply Now Job ID: R0000064715 schedule: Full time Location: 7000 Target Parkway North, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States, 55445;

About us:
Target is an iconic brand, a Fortune 50 company and one of America’s leading retailers.

Target as a tech company? Absolutely. We’re the behind-the-scenes powerhouse that fuels Target’s passion and commitment to cutting-edge innovation. We anchor every facet of one of the world’s best-loved retailers with a strong technology framework that relies on the latest tools and technologies—and the brightest people—to deliver incredible value to guests online and in stores. Target Technology Services is on a mission to offer the systems, tools and support that guests and team members need and deserve. Our high-performing teams balance independence with collaboration, and we pride ourselves on being versatile, agile and creative. We drive industry-leading technologies in support of every angle of the business, and help ensure that Target operates smoothly, securely and reliably from the inside out.

As a Tactical Intelligence Analyst (Emerging Threats) on Target's Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) team, you will be an integral piece in securing Target against current and future threats. CTI is divided into two main focuses, Realized and Emerging Threats - both are comprised of Strategic and Tactical job families. The Emerging Threats team is specifically focused on tracking and analyzing threats that are assessed to potentially effect Target's security. This analysis includes, but is not limited to, mapping malicious infrastructure, threat actor tracking, researching malicious document techniques/patterns, as well passing detection opportunities to our Threat Intel Detection Engineering (TIDE) team – our in-house, behavioral detection engineering team.

While our primary customer is the Cyber Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT), we also support threat hunting, enterprise investigations, and intelligence operations. We have access to the latest in technology in EDR (endpoint detection and response) and NSM (network security monitoring) as well as number of open source platforms.

Don't think you have what it takes to join our team? No worries, our team is a learning environment and if you have a background in information security, security engineering, incident response, or threat intelligence, you could have the experience we're looking for on this team.

About you:
• 4 year degree and/or equivalent experience
• 7+ years’ experience
• Solid problem-solving skills and experience
• Ability to navigate ambiguity and develop working business relationships and trust
• Strong verbal, written and presentation skills
• Ability to lead down, across, and up in order to persuade and/or negotiate desired outcomes

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Target will provide reasonable accommodations (such as a qualified sign language interpreter or other personal assistance) with the application process upon your request as required to comply with applicable laws. If you have a disability and require assistance in this application process, please visit your nearest Target store or Distribution Center or reach out to Guest Services at 1-800-440-0680 for additional information.

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