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SENIOR INFORMATION SECURITY ANALYST

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SENIOR INFORMATION SECURITY ANALYST

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 Senior Information Security Analyst on the Enterprise Incident Management team, you’ll take the lead as you respond to cyber security events and incidents across the Target environment. In this role, you will be responsible for coordinating, communicating, escalating, and remediating high-severity security and privacy incidents at Target. You will collaborate and utilize problem solving skills as you work among a team of skilled analysts to address complex or difficult problems within a Cyber Fusion Center (CFC) environment. You will use your communication and coordination skills to assign and manage multiple work streams across different areas of the business as you work through incidents. You will identify and implement new processes and procedures with the help of other CFC teams and the CFC Leadership to ensure continuous improvements to Target’s overall security posture. You will work to understand the global threat landscape by working with Target Cyber Threat Intel team to maintain awareness. Additionally, you will assist with containment of threats and remediation of environment during or after an incident. You will leverage your reporting expertise and document event analysis and will write comprehensive reports of incident investigations.

Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description.  Job duties may change at any time due to business needs. 

About you:

  • Four-year degree or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of experience in a Security Operations Centers or Cyber Security Incident Response Teams in lieu of education requirement
  • Security certification (e.g. Security+, GCIA, GCIH, CISSP)
  • Experience managing cases with Incident Management systems
  • Ability to demonstrate analytical expertise, close attention to detail, excellent critical thinking, logic, and adaptive learning
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Willing to work in a team-oriented environment
  • Experience with host and network based security tools preferred
  • Experience with network monitoring in a SOC environment preferred

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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