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Senior Engineer – Security Visibility Infrastructure

Apply Now Location: 7000 Target Pkwy N, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States, 55445; job id: R0000174195
job family: Product Engineering
schedule: Full time

JOIN TARGET CYBERSECURITY AS A SENIOR ENGINEER - SECURITY VISIBILITY INFRASTRUCTURE

About us:

As a Fortune 50 company with more than 350,000 team members worldwide, Target is an iconic brand and one of America's leading retailers.

Working at Target means the opportunity to help all families discover the joy of everyday life. Caring for our communities is woven into who we are, and we invest in the places we collectively live, work and play. We prioritize relationships, fuel and develop talent by creating growth opportunities, and succeed as one Target team. At our core, our purpose is ingrained in who we are, what we value, and how we work. It’s how we care, grow, and win together.  

Target is one of the world’s most recognized brands and one of America’s leading retailers. But behind the brand our guests love, is a culture of continual innovation – and right now, we are up to big things. The Cyber Fusion Center is the heart of Target’s security team and a place where innovation happens daily. Interested in a culture that combines invention and creative freedom, ongoing learning, engineering excellence, and stellar outcomes? We are, too – that’s why we work here. Join our team to take new enterprise security solutions from concept to release, collaborating with both software & security engineers to innovate on helping defend Target’s network using cutting-edge technologies. 

We are looking for professional developers with experience maintaining and evolving distributed, high-throughput platforms; these professionals will work with a world-class team to bring our purpose-built SIEM to the next level. Don't know much about security? That's okay: just show us you're interested, motivated, and want to learn.

As a Senior Engineer, you serve as a specialist in the engineering team that supports the product. You help develop and gain insight in the application architecture. You can distill an abstract architecture into concrete design and influence the implementation. You show expertise in applying the appropriate software engineering patterns to build robust and scalable systems. You are an expert in programming and apply your skills in developing the product. You have the skills to design and implement the architecture on your own, but choose to influence your fellow engineers by proposing software designs, providing feedback on software designs and/or implementation. You show good problem solving skills and can help the team in triaging operational issues. You leverage your expertise in eliminating repeat occurrences.

About you:

  • 4-yeardegree or equivalent experience

  • 5+ years of software development experience

  • Strong problem-solving & troubleshooting skills

  • Solid understanding of common source code version control tools: GitHub,BitBucket,SourceForge

  • Experiencewith writing and supporting scripting languages: Python, JavaScript, Ruby, Bash

  • Experiencewith data manipulation practices: Regular Expressions (RegEx), sed, grok

Additional skills we are interested in:

  • Experience with infrastructure automation/provisioning toolsets: Ansible, Chef,SaltStack

  • Administration and Tuning for Unix / Linux / CentOS / Alpine

  • Knowledgeable about end-to-end CI/CD solutions and technologies: Webhooks, Jenkins, Drone, Vela, Docker, Kubernetes, 

  • Experience with establishing and executing end-to-end platform monitoring:Telegraf,Metricbeat,Netdata, APM, Heartbeats

  • Experience with administration of the Elastic Stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, Kibana, Beats,etc…)

  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum team

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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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