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Sr. Engineer - Platform Engineering

Apply Now Job ID: R0000141487 job family: Technology Engineering schedule: Full time Location: 7000 Target Pkwy N, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States, 55445;

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 Sr. Engineer on the repositories team, you will be at the heart of enabling all development in Target Tech.  The team’s goal is to build, host, and maintain repository-based products for all software being built at Target.  Primary examples being GitHub Enterprise Server (on-prem)  and Artifactory.  We are looking for someone who has a passion for enabling development teams, works well with managing applications at a large scale, and is interested in finding ways to automate everything. 


  • 3+ years of software engineering experience

  • Basic understanding of the Unix operating system

  • Strong development skills

  • Experience with Infrastructure as Code (ex. Ansible playbooks, Chef cookbooks, Docker, etc.)

  • Experience with creating and managing CI/CD pipelines

Preferred / Relevant Experience:

  • 4-year degree or equivalent experience

  • GitHub Enterprise Server (on-prem) experience

  • 1+ years of sysadmin experience

  • Experience with writing automated unit and integration tests

  • Scripting experience

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