Security Engineer

Advantage Tech is looking for a Security Engineer for our Lenexa, KS Client.  Casual work environment with lots of employee benefits including lunches and gym on site.


  • Monitor and develop security solutions using various security-related tools, programming languages and services
  • Design and engineering of complex security solutions
  • Normalization and integration of various data types
  • Malware detection, removal and reverse engineering
  • Integration of disparate tool sets
  • Security based research and development
  • May travel occasionally



  • 7 years plus of experience in IT/Corporate Security/Information Security
  • CS degree or equivalent experience
  • Experience with intelligence gathering tools, techniques and passive reconnaissance methods
  • Experience with object oriented programming languages – Python, C++, Java
  • Intermediate software development or scripting skills (e.g. Bash, ruby, python)
  • Desire to constantly research new vulnerabilities and implement solutions to mitigate vulnerabilities
  • Statistical analysis, applied mathematics, data modeling or related experience highly beneficial
  • Splunk or other SIEM experience
  • Intimate knowledge of TCP/IP stack
  • Experience with metasploit, nmap, nc, or equivalent tools

Preferred Skills/Experience

  • Knowledge of Windows OS and Linux/Unix Security
  • Powershell development experience
  • Linux/Unix internals experience
  • Windows domain and system internals (AD, SMB, WMI, etc) experience
  • Strong knowledge of firewalling technologies including appliances, next generation, Windows, Linux
  • Red teaming experience

Advantage Tech is proud to be recognized as Kansas City Business Journal’s #1 locally owned IT staffing firm. We are passionate about delivering world-class service and value to our clients.  Advantage Tech’s customized recruiting model enables us to place consultants locally and nationally. Our clients want the best candidate at the most reasonable rate within a set timeframe; that’s precisely what we provide them.  We go even further.   Our consultant retention program gives our clients the added comfort our people will perform well and finish the project.

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