Sr Cybersecurity Analyst - Training & Awareness

Brooklyn Park, Minnesota
Apr 10, 2022
May 31, 2022
Employment Status
Full Time

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.

People are one of the most critical layers in any organization's Cybersecurity strategy. As a Sr. Cybersecurity Analyst, you will lead and deliver critical elements of Target's global Cybersecurity training and awareness programs. You will develop and deliver risk-focused, creative and user centric content to educate and enable Target team members and contractors to work securely and establish relationships working closely with cross-functional teams. Core responsibilities of this job are described within this job description. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs. This individual contributor role blends both project management and execution skills, and reports to the Director of Security Awareness for Target. The core responsibilities of this job are described below. Job duties may change at any time due to business needs.

  • Liaise with key stakeholders and subject matter experts to understand business objectives, risks, and education requirements.
  • Lead, develop and execute awareness and training content aligned to Target's top cyber risks and team member learning needs. Audiences include enterprise-wide and targeted groups.
  • Leverage a variety of creative formats, tactics, and content delivery channels to achieve awareness and education goals
  • Discover, propose, and implement vendor solutions to deliver learning experiences (e.g., gamified learning)
  • Drive operational activities including communications, learning system administration and metrics to encourage participation and measure effectiveness of projects

  • Prepare executive summaries for projects including plans, approaches, and results.
  • Triage shared inbox messages from Target team members to address cyber related questions and concerns.
  • Build and maintain relationships with security education & awareness subject matter experts internally and externally (e.g., vendors, benchmarking contacts).
  • Willingly share knowledge and experiences with less experienced staff to help grow team talent bench through training and mentoring
  • Continue learning about new and evolving security topics, technologies, and awareness tactics via formal training and self-directed education

About You:

  • 4 year degree or equivalent experience
  • 5-7 years' direct and demonstrated experience in communications, learning and development (Preferably in IT/Cybersecurity)
  • Exceptional verbal, written and presentation skills
  • Strong project management skills
  • Solid problem-solving skills
  • Proficient in developing and maintaining trusted working relationships
  • Ability to lead down, across, and up to persuade and/or negotiate desired outcomes

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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