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Sr Cybersecurity Analyst, Third Party Risk Management

Apply Now Location: 7000 Target Pkwy N, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States, 55445; job id: R0000219813
job family: Cybersecurity
schedule: Full time

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As a Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst on the Vendor Security team you will facilitate proactive engagement in company initiatives across the enterprise to identify and prioritize information protection risks, facilitate mitigation of risk and where needed, escalate and communicate open risks and recommendations to executive leadership. Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

Use your skills, experience and talents to perform vendor security assessments, drive risk remediation, and partner with teams across the company. As a Senior Cybersecurity Analyst, you will take the lead as you provide subject matter expertise in third-party risk management. You will identify and prioritize information security risks, advise business leaders on their vendors’ cybersecurity risks, and provide solutions to ensure compliance. You will conduct analysis and trends on internal/external progress and establish relationships with cross-functional teams. You will align initiatives with business objectives of the company and provide support to a variety of enterprise projects. Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description.  Job duties may change at any time due to business needs. 

About you:

  • 4 year degree or equivalent experience

  • 5-7 years direct experience with Information Security Technologies or Data Privacy Consulting or PCI-DSS Consulting

  • In-depth knowledge of security assessment/audit principles

  • Solid problem-solving skills and experience

  • Ability to navigate ambiguity and develop working business relationships and trust

  • Ability to identify problems, analyze data and present conclusions

  • Knowledge of HIPAA, PCI, SOX, GLBA or other regulations with information security requirements is preferred

  • Knowledge of information security frameworks such as ISO, HiTrust, or PCI is preferred

  • CISSP, CISA, CIPP, or other security certifications (or willingness to obtain security certifications) preferred

  • Willingly share knowledge and experiences with less experienced staff to help grow team talent bench through training and mentoring

  • Stay current with new and evolving security topics and technologies via formal training and self-directed education

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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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