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Threat Intel Detection Engineer

Apply Now Job ID: R0000011438 schedule: Full time Location: 7000 Target Parkway North, Brooklyn Park, Minnesota, United States, 55445;

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 detection engineer on the Threat Intel Detection Engineering (TIDE) team, you will be an integral piece in securing Target against current and future threats. TIDE is a hybrid team of analysis and engineering that works alongside our Strategic Intelligence team. Each engineer is responsible for managing detection platforms and building subject matter expertise on a threat or threat group(s). TIDE engineers also develop bespoke solutions for our detection and workflow needs.

While our primary customer is the Computer Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT), we also build tooling and detection for threat hunting, investigations, and intelligence operations. We have access to the latest in technology in EDR (endpoint detection and response) and NSM (network security monitoring) as well as open source cloud platforms.

Don’t think you have what it takes to join our team? No worries, our team is a learning environment and if you have a background in information security, DevOps/engineering, incident response, or threat intelligence, it’s likely you could be a member of our team.

Skills that will translate:
• Linux/Windows administration
• ELK engineering & maintenance
• Full-stack development
• Virtual Environments (Docker, OpenStack, etc)
• Scripting (Python, Bash, AWK, Go)
• Curiosity
• Threat Hunting
• Security Orchestration
• Endpoint and Network Detection (YARA, Snort, Suricata, Sysmon, Bro)
• Statistical Anomaly Detection
• Machine Learning

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