Infrastructure Security Engineer - NBKC Bank - (Kansas City)

NBKC Bank is currently looking for a Infrastructure Security Engineer to join their IT Operations team. Check out the details below.

What you’ll do

  • Develop security standards and best practices for the secure operation of technology systems.

  • Design, implement, and operate operational security systems and controls for the protection of nbkc computer and network systems and information.

  • Identify operational security needs; propose and evaluate technology solutions to meet requirements.

  • Test operational security solutions and remediate identified security gaps.

  • Monitor networks and systems for evidence of attempted or successful security breaches or intrusions.

  • Investigate and remediate intrusions and security breaches.

  • Develop reporting of security posture and incidents for bank leadership, technology management, and technology operation staff.

  • Follow all applicable federal, state and local laws and guidelines

  • Other duties and projects as assigned.

What you’ll bring

  • High school diploma or GED required

  • Bachelor’s degree and 4 or more years of Security Engineering experience or 6 or more years of Security Engineering experience.

  • Previous work experience implementing and operating security systems.

  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and meet established deadlines.

  • Excellent verbal and written business communication skills.

  • Sound judgement, problem solving, and decision making skills.

  • Ability to communicate effectively, in both written and verbal forms, using technical and non-technical terminology.

  • Ability to work in a team environment.

  • Flexible and adaptable to change.

  • Ability to maintain a flexible schedule, including but not limited to working outside of normal business hours.

Bonus Points

  • Security-focused industry certifications (CISSP, CISM, CEH, Security+, etc)

  • Work experience as a System Security or Information Security Engineer.

  • Highly qualified candidates will have specific experience in areas such as:

  • Implementing and operating secure authentication systems such as Okta, Duo, VIP, and Yubikey.

  • Anti-virus software, Firewalls, IDS/IPS, Authentication, Log management, Monitoring tools.

  • Public cloud technology, such as Microsoft Azure, AWS, GCP, or similar.

  • Microsoft 365 and related cloud technologies.

  • Automating security tasks and data flows in Python, Powershell, or similar.

  • Ticketing systems and/or within an ITSM framework.

NBKC Hiring Process

After the HR team reviews your application and feels you’re a potential fit, they will reach out with next steps. Things move fast at nbkc bank, and they work hard to meet their candidates on the candidate's time- sometimes that’s a phone screen, video interview, or even a cup of coffee before coming in to check out the space and meet the team. Nbkc is committed to keeping you updated along the way.

Here’s what you can look forward to when you join our team:


  • Take care of yourself and your family with our comprehensive health coverage

  • Save more for your future with our 401k retirement savings plan + a sweet company match with immediate vesting.

  • Enjoy 4 weeks of paid time off, 10 paid holidays, and 8 paid volunteer hours per year

  • Spend time bonding with your family with paid parental leave options


  • On-site gym facilities, personal trainer, and yoga instructor will get you moving

  • On-site flu shots and health screenings make it easy to stay healthy

  • Professional coaching and learning sessions help you build the career you want

Working here:

  • Casual dress code and work environment let you be yourself

  • Arcade games and open spaces to meet and work on every floor keep your brain moving

  • Flexible schedules let you take care of what you need to in and out of the office

  • Enjoy anniversary awards for your 3 and 5 year anniversaries (That’s serious cash money towards your retirement account, student loan refinancing you’re your HSA).

  • Take a 4-week paid sabbatical for your 10-, 18-, and 25-year anniversaries

Awards + accolades

NBKC has been named one of KC’s Best Places to Work by Glassdoor in 2019 and the KCBJ in 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2020 ( yes, that’s a four-peat)... won a Glassdoor Top-Rated CEO Award, are Health KC Platinum certified, and were nominated as one of KCBJ’s coolest office spaces in town.

Their customers love us too. All our 5-star reviews? That’s a direct result of their employees feeling supported, valued, and invested in everything they do at nbkc.

Needless to say... people really like working there.

And we think you will too.

nbkc bank is an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer – Minority/Female / Disability / Veteran / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation