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Lead Engineer - Product Security

Brooklyn Park, MN 55443
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About us:  

As a Fortune 50 company with more than 350,000 team members worldwide, Target is an iconic brand 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. 

The Product Security team is looking for a motivated engineer to join our team and help to develop the tools to keep Target’s applications secure. As a dedicated member of this high performing team, you’ll use agile and DevOps delivery methods to improve the security health of our Target Tech products. Our team is focused on innovation, fast problem-solving and a culture of inclusion. 

As a Lead Engineer, you will help ensure that Target’s applications are secure by: 

  • Developing and enhancing applications/tools used to keep our applications secure 

  • Using Java, Springboot, and JavaScript to build robust and scalable systems 

  • Leading the implementation of industry standard software applications 

  • Researching industry best practices and improving on them 

    About you: 

    • BS Degree in computer science or equivalent experience 
      5+ years of software development experience with at least one full cycle implementation from requirement to production 

    • Hands-on experience in one of the following programing languages/frameworks: Java, Spring, JavaScript 

    • Working knowledge on package-specific configuration and deployment along with ability to build custom solutions 

    • Designs new testing methods and resolves routine and non-routine technical issues with minimal assistance 

    • Experience with PostgreSQL 

    • Build strong commitment and collaboration within the team to support the appropriate team priorities 

    • Self-starter with strong problem-solving skills and sense of ownership 
      Experience with DevOps, CI/CD, agile development practices 

    • Stays current with new and evolving technologies via formal training and self-directed education 

    • Interest or background in security helpful, but not a requirement 



      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.

      Posted: 2022-08-18 Expires: 2022-10-16
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