Career Opportunities at Security PS

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Security PS is an established company that has earned a high reputation in the industry for delivering quality work and for its excellent team. Internally, we have developed a reputation for having a culture and environment that helps our team grow.

The work environment at Security PS provides a supportive team environment that gives opportunity for growth and ongoing professional development in a range of areas. Designed to fit the work style of our team, we've moved away from the traditional office and have adopted a virtual office but with a local team presence. This allows us to work flexibly from home, collaborate virtually, and also have the opportunity to meet and collaborate face to face as well. Regular team events and hangouts also add to the collaborative team culture.

If you’re wondering how all this stacks up, ask our team. We love it. So, if you're looking to be a part of an excellent team at a well-established company that works to maintain a team-oriented, smaller-company feel, Security PS may be the place you’re looking for.

Application Security Pentester, Consultant

Do you have a coding background and enjoy learning about, finding, and addressing security vulnerabilities? Do you want to work with a team of application security experts conducting security assessments, penetration testing, research, and consulting?

Security Professional Services Inc. (Security PS) is seeking motivated and dedicated professionals to join our team. We have an immediate position open for an Application Security Consultant in the Kansas City area, which is a technical role that conducts application security testing and leads projects on our team. Our consultants work in teams to conduct application-layer security assessments, penetration testing, threat modeling, secure SDLC consulting, and conducting research in this important field. Although we often have entry level positions open on our team, this particular opportunity is not an entry level position and requires some existing knowledge of code/application-layer development tehcnologies and security issues.

On our team, accomplished consultants are given opportunity to lead team members on engagements, lead training events, conduct research, and provide guidance to clients for implementing remediation fixes for identified risks.

  • Apply testing methodologies and tools to complex applications for finding weaknesses and consulting opportunities.
  • Maintain application development knowledge and skills to support Security PS methods, services, and consultative value.
  • Lead assessment engagements according to our defined methodology, collaborating with team for support, and taking ownership of the result.
  • Consult on secure development methods in a business friendly manner.
  • Maintain knowledge and be able to consult on various industry regulations as they apply to secure application development.
  • Participate in research and development efforts to improve Security PS practices and team skills.
  • Work singularly and within a small team using in-person meetings as well as remote collaboration technologies.
  • Manage personal work time with little supervision while meeting internal and external client deliverable deadlines.
  • Consider opportunities to speak or write publicly about areas of expertise.
  • Demonstrable knowledge of:
    • Web, mobile, and thick client application technologies and platforms
    • Modern development frameworks such as .Net and Java
    • AppSec tools such as Burpsuite, OWASP ZAP, ILSpy, dnSpy, JD-GUI, x64dbg, Frida, dex2jar, apktool
    • Application security principles, risks, attacks, and resources such as OWASP
    • Software Development Lifecycles and development practices
    • Planning, communication, writing, and consulting soft skills.
  • Passing knowledge of:
    • General networking principles and IT administration basics.
    • Encryption methods, disciplines and technologies
    • Technical management and IT business concepts.
  • Education:
    • BS or higher in Computer Science, Mathematics, or equivalent.
    • Directly relatable on-the-job experience of 2yrs or more.
Position Details:
  • Focus: Application Security Testing and Consulting
  • Location: Lenexa, KS (Kansas City Metro area)
  • Type: Full Time Employee
  • Travel Profile: Low travel requirements
  • Great Benefits, Including:
    • Health/Dental/Vision
    • Retirement contribution
    • Healthy Living Program
    • Paid Time Off program

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