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Senior Cyber Threat Intelligence Analyst - Tactical

Apply Now Location: 7000 Target Pkwy N, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States, 55445; job id: R0000177924
job family: Security Analysis
schedule: Full time


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

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As a Senior Cybersecurity Analyst on the Tactical Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) team, you will provide daily support related to the collection and analysis of prioritized and commodity threats that may pose a risk to Target. This position will be primarily focused on the daily scoping and analysis of phishing-related threats against Target and its employees. You will work closely with fellow CTI analysts and other cross-functional teams (CSIRT, Reverse Engineering) to analyze and attribute phishing activity to well-known or emerging threat actors and malware variants. You will participate in monthly and ad-hoc rollups of phishing activity to inform broader internal stakeholders of observed trends. You will identify areas for process improvements and work with other cross-functional teams (Intel Tools) to automate and streamline new or existing workflows.

About You:
2-5years of experience in information security, preferably in a role focused on security operations, incident response, or threat intelligence

• Knowledge of threat hunting techniques, the intelligence cycle, and analysis methodologies (e.g. cyber kill chain, diamond model)

• Experience using various types of digital investigation tools (e.g. VirusTotal, DomainTools, URLScan, VMRay)

• Understanding of basic malware analysis fundamentals and use of YARA framework for collection

• Knowledge of TCP/IP and other networking protocols
• Ability to work well with others and under pressure

• Strong verbal, written and presentation skills

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