Sr Cybersecurity Analyst -Threat HuntingApply Now Job ID: R0000127165 job family: Security Analysis schedule: Full time Location: 7000 Target Pkwy N, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States, 55445;
JOIN US AS A CYBERSECURITY THREAT HUNTER
Similar Industry Titles and Key Words:
Cybersecurity Analyst, Digital Forensics,
Network Forensics, Host Forensics, Incident Response, Incident Handler, Data Science
About This Opportunity:
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.
Hunt evil wherever it lies as part of one of the most capable security teams in the world.
As a Threat Hunter, you'll work at the intersection of threat intelligence, attacker
behavior and large datasets to:
Identify, research and prioritize threat actor behaviors for hunting across the enterprise
Lead small hunt teams to design and prototype new ways to identify malicious activity in our systems and networks
Document and communicate hunt methodologies and findings
Work with our Detection Engineering team to shepherd successful prototypes into operational detection mechanisms
Train and mentor other team members in the technical, procedural and communication skills of Threat Hunting
Develop, maintain and revise operational hunt procedures and documentation
Collect metrics to measure the impact of individual hunts and the hunt program as a whole
• 4 year degree or equivalent experience
• 5-7 years’ direct experience with Information Security Technologies or Data Privacy Consulting or PCI-DSS Consulting
• 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
Experience in threat hunting, incident detection & response, host or network forensics, Cyber Threat Intelligence (CTI) or related areas
Strong interpersonal, verbal, presentation and written communication skills
Fluency with scripting languages such as Python or PowerShell
Familiarity with data analysis / data science tools such as pandas, matplotlib, Apache Spark, scikit-learn, Jupyter notebooks or similar packages is a plus, but not required
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.
What’s it like to work here? We’re asked that a lot. Target respects and values the individuality of all team members and guests—and we have lots of fun in all that we do.experience our culture