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Date: Jan 5, 2018

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: TJX Companies, Inc.

Are you ready to explore career opportunities at TJX Canada and join our team?  TJX Canada is part of The TJX Companies, Inc., the world’s leading off-price retailer of apparel and homeware worldwide, and in Canada, our retail chains include Winners, Marshalls and HomeSense.

In the retail business, we move fast. We’re always adapting, evolving and innovating. And the fast pace brings variety and challenge, along with many growth opportunities.  We operate hundreds of stores in hundreds of cities.

TJX’s retail chains include TJ Maxx, Marshalls, HomeGoods and Sierra Trading Post in the United States TK Maxx in the United Kingdom, Ireland, Germany, Poland, Austria and the Netherlands, as well as HomeSense in the United Kingdom and Ireland; and TK Maxx in Australia.

As a retailer committed to growth, success is always in style at TJX!

Our Vision for this Role

The SOC Threat Content Analyst is a senior individual contributor responsible for developing threat-based use cases for detecting cyber-attacks while improving the overall incident handling process at TJX.  This is a new role within our Security Operations team.


In addition to engineering threat-based alerts and developing anomaly-based reports for detection SOC Threat Content Analyst will also be tasked with integrating real-time threat intelligence into the defensive systems at TJX. The goal will be to understand the tools, tactics and procedures of the adversary while keenly understanding the “normal” behavior within TJX to better identify cyber threats across the organization.  The individual will work with multiple technology platforms and interface with other groups within IT Security Operations, offshore partners, and other technology and business functions.


Your Typical Day will Include

  • Tuning of Intrusion Detection System and enhancement of detection capabilities
  • Development of new use cases to detect threats across multiple environments including network, endpoint and applications
  • Intermediate malware analysis
  • Integration of cyber threat intelligence into TJX defensive systems
  • Host forensics to support advanced investigations
  • Mentoring of junior analysts to develop security skillset
  • Staying up to date with current security vulnerabilities and attacks


    The Skills and Experience that will Make You Successful

  • In-depth understanding of advance adversaries and their modus operandi
  • Intermediate-level understanding of computer security concepts including Identity & Access Management, Network Security, Application Security, and Incident Management
  • 5 Years in IT Security environment or equivalent
  • 2-3 Years of SOC or Incident Response experience
  • A solid understanding of networking concepts and protocols (such as DNS, SMTP, FTP, SSL, etc.)
  • Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of information technology industry trends and emerging technologies and an ability to relate them to the company and its objectives
  • Intermediate knowledge of tools and products used in day-to-day performance of job responsibilities (e.g., Sourcefire, SIEM)
  • Familiarity with IT Regulations, PCI/Sarbanes-Oxley/Mass Privacy laws
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience
  • Relevant industry certification preferred (GCIA, GCIH, GREM, GCFA, CEH)


    Your Brand within TJX IT

    As our first SOC Threat Content Analyst you will be recognized for your experience in identifying network and endpoint intrusions with industry leading security technologies, as well as experience in 21st century cyber defense techniques. 


    Your Value within TJX

    You will become recognized as a strong partner within the user community across IT security needs.  While ensuring the ongoing core objectives of IT Security you will have wide latitude to devise the best course of action for and recommend new policies and procedures for security events

Success is our favorite outfit! As proud as we are of our past success, it’s our future that excites us most. We strive to provide opportunities for growth, recognition and a competitive salary and benefits package. Share our determination to think bolder and bigger and be part of our future. Apply now.

Here at TJX Canada we are an equal opportunity employer committed to the inclusion and accommodation of all individuals. For additional assistance please email

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