Framingham, Massachusetts

Discovery is at the heart of everything we do. Wherever you find us around the world, if you can think of a product, you can probably find it in our stores, which include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods, Sierra, Winners, Homesense, and TK Maxx. With variety comes plenty of happy surprises—our environment is ever-changing, and that’s just how we like it. Every day is an opportunity to discover something new about our business, our partnerships and even something exciting about yourself. Ready to Discover Different?

Posting Notes: Framingham  || MA

What you’ll discover

  • Inclusive culture and career growth opportunities
  • Global IT Organization which collaborates across U.S., Canada, Europe and Australia, click here to learn more
  • Challenging, collaborative, and team-based environment
     

What you’ll do

The IT Security organization bears the broad responsibilities of delivering information security, practice governance & assurance, and data loss prevention throughout the TJX enterprise.  Our worldwide team applies expertise and deep business understanding to ensure confidence for all company associates, investors, and customers.

 

TJX Companies, Inc. is seeking a highly skilled Security Consultant - Principal to help defend against potential cyber-attacks.  We will rely on you to help ensure that our software and infrastructure are designed and implemented with best security practices in mind.  In this role, you will be expected to identify new or enhance security solution opportunities, develop solutions for known issues/enhancements, utilize strong communication skills to interact with technical and non-technical colleagues, and provide technical leadership within the Security organization.  

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Reviews and/or defines security approaches for various software development projects.
  • Evangelizes application security program fundamentals, tools, processes and serves as a consultative partner with technology and business teams.
  • Is sought out as a trusted advisor and assists in the creation of security designs, requirements, risk monitoring and mitigation guidance in alignment with industry best practices and regulatory requirements.
  • Monitors agile software development teams progress on meeting security requirements and takes corrective action where necessary.
  • Manages and performs product evaluations, recommends and implements products/services for Information Security that support strategic operational needs and security requirements.
  • Assists in leading the Information Security Team in the design and implementation of security solutions to ensure the appropriate guidelines, policies and procedures are in place to adequately address threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Trains team members on new security solutions and transitions ownership, where appropriate, upon successful implementation.
  • Serve as an assessor of networks and systems to identify, report on, and provide guidance in the remediation of security gaps.
  • Contributes to the creation of the security strategy and supports risk prioritization.

 

What you’ll need

 

We seek creative, security-minded professionals to provide hands-on talent and social expertise in protecting TJX and its assets.  You'll work with engineers, business programs, and other security professionals to adapt and improve our security posture in applications, infrastructure, and cloud modernization efforts.

 

  • Experience working on or closely with agile software development teams
  • Previous experience in configuring and implementing technologies and standards across complex business and operational environments
  • Up-to-date understanding of exploits and current vulnerabilities
  • Knowledge of the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS)
  • Experience with Information Security frameworks such as NIST
  • Experience within Cloud Platforms such as Azure
  • Experience with implementing security automation, i.e. DevSecOps
  • Experience with Configuration Management tools (Ansible preferred). Must display a strong affinity for automating technical solutions.
  • Knowledge of the following technical areas:
  • Firewalls, load balances, and routers
  • Web Application Firewalls (WAFs)
  • Endpoint protection solutions
  • Linux/LDAP/Windows/Active Directory/SSO
  • Intrusion detection/prevention systems
  • Multi-factor authentication & access controls
  • Vulnerability scanners and exploit frameworks
  • Security Information Event Management (SIEM) solutions
  • Outstanding verbal, written and active listening communication skills
  • Superb customer service skills
  • Exemplarily interpersonal skills necessary to interact effectively with team members, project managers, developers, engineers, vendors, users and business analysts as well as executive and senior management
  • Strong presentation skills
  • Ability to effectively multitask, work under pressure, and balance your workload to ensure measurable progress on multiple high priority projects.
  • Ability to lead and prioritize multiple assignments supporting business as usual as well as special projects.
  • Ability to work both independently as well as collaboratively to achieve results within established timeframes with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to mentor, train, and support less experienced team members on new technologies and architectures such that other team members will become self-supported with minimal oversight following conclusion of training.
  • Ability to identify and provide remediation options for security vulnerabilities.

Education/Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • 10 years’ experience in various IT areas and a minimum 5 years of professional Information Security experience
  • Advanced Information Security certification (CISSP and/or SANS) preferred


Join us and Discover Different at TJX, click here to learn more.

Come Discover Different at TJX. From opportunity and teamwork to growth, we think you’ll find that it’s so much more than a job. When you’re a part of our global TJX family, you have the full support of a diverse, close-knit group of people dedicated to finding great deals and fantastic style. Best of all? They have a lot of fun doing it.

We care about our culture, but we also prioritize the tangible stuff (Competitive salaries: check. Solid benefits: check. Plenty of room for advancement: of course). It’s our way of empowering you to make your career here.
                          
We consider all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, gender identity and expression, marital or military status. We also provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and applicable state and local law.

 Posting Notes: Framingham  || MA

Framingham, Massachusetts

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