Senior Interoperability Engineer IV&V (NATO – NCIA)

The Hague, The Netherlands, Sapienza Consulting [AAS-C001281]

Field(s) of expertise
Information Technology Software Engineering
Job type

About this job

Sapienza Consulting is recruiting a Senior Interoperability Engineer IV&V to work at NCIA in The Hague, Netherlands


Interoperability V&V is part of non-functional requirements validation and, like security V&V, has a significant importance in the NATO environment. Interoperability between NATO and/or national capabilities likely to operate in a NATO or coalition mission environment are verified and validated before deployment.

  • Analyse complex test scenarios based on operational use cases, extract the test conditions, and design tests events,
  • Manage the execution of the events and its reporting.
  • Contribute to the management and maintenance of the AV&V repository, including services, service functions, test requirements, test cases and use cases.
  • Create test definition for automating tests
  • Planning and executing multinational test events
  • Plan, coordinate, execute and report on test, verification and validation activities.
  • Perform suite of independent test activities i.e. Compatibility, interoperability, etc.
  • Install, configure and operate NATO Functional Area Service (FASs) as part of Independent Test activities.


  • 5+ years’ experience with development of Test Plans, Test Cases and setting up and executing test events.
  • 5+ years’ experience in requirements management in support of verification and validation.
  • 2+ years’ knowledge and experience in testing of Microsoft Windows and/or Linux based applications.
  • 2+ years testing experience in application interoperability in the area of C4ISR NATO or National Functional Area Service (FASs).
  • 2+ years’ experience with installing and configuring Windows based applications in support of test activities
  • 4+ years’ experience with PowerShell and scripting languages like python.
  • 3+ years testing experience in multinational environment.
  • 1+ yeas experience with installing and using Microsoft SQL Server, Oracle or Progress
  • 1+ years’ experience using VM Ware
  • Knowledge of DNS, federated authentication, active directory, email and/or Network concepts and architectures Ability to install and configure windows and Linux based systems in an operational context.
  • Ability to analyse test results and write clear test reports and document issues
  • Strong English communication skills; verbal and written Ability to think critically regarding systems and what and how to test
  • Hold a valid NATO Secret Security Clearance


  • Knowledge of C4ISR systems and interfaces and interoperability standards.
  • Experience in NATO Exercises as a test engineer

Candidates must be eligible to work in the EU



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