Online Vulnerability Assessments Analyst (NATO NCIA)

Mons, Belgium, Sapienza Consulting [AAS - C001595]

Field(s) of expertise
Information Technology Cyber Security
Job type

About this job

Sapienza Consulting, a tpgroup company, is recruiting an Online Vulnerability Assessments Analyst for Sapienza to work on our Customers Site ( NATO NCIA) in Mons


  • Perform centralised Cyber Security Online Vulnerability Assessments (OVA) of classified and unclassified networks, systems and applications.
  • Contribute to the development and the implementation of the vulnerability analytics solution (OVABI) and the Cyber Security Hygiene Indicators program.
  • Support NCI Agency CIS Support Units and other NATO entities and customers in the process of vulnerability remediation.
  • Maintain awareness of new technologies and developments, Industry standards and Best practices and Threat Intelligence within the wider IA community.
  • Liaise with NCSC Infrastructure to ensure that the Online Vulnerability Assessment Capability is operational.
  • Liaise with the customers to ensure the target environments are configured correctly to allow OVA scans Develop Security Assessment documentation.
  • including:
  • Security Audit, Compliance Checks reports and dashboards.
  • Security Audit, Compliance Checks Testing trend analysis reports.
  • Security Audit, Compliance Checks tool operating/configurations instructions.
  • General Security Audit, Compliance Check procedures documentation.
  • Support the production of Standard Operating Procedures covering all aspects of vulnerability data collection, vulnerability data analysis and reporting processes to ensure consistency with NATO Policy and Agency Directives.
  • Provide analysis and interpretation of vulnerability assessment results and recommendation of mitigation strategies.
  • Produce technical and executive level reports.
  • Review security documentation and provide advice.


  • Required Security Clearance: NATO Secret
  • Expert level of knowledge in developing vulnerability assessment scans configurations for large networks, without impacting the availability or the performance of the scanned systems.
  • Expert level of knowledge in developing advanced Nessus configurations using audit files for implementing compliancy checks for operating systems, network devices and applications.
  • Expert level of knowledge of the principles of computer and communication security, networking, and the vulnerabilities of modern operating systems and applications.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Tenable.SC and Nessus applications.
  • Skill, Knowledge & Experience:
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Power BI, Microsoft Power BI Reporting Server, and Microsoft SQL Server.
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with good briefing skills.


  • Degree in IT or CIS security related discipline.
  • Industry leading certification in the area of Cybersecurity such as MCSA, MCSE/S, SANS GIAC certifications.
  • Tenable Certified Security Engineer.
  • Prior experience of working in an international environment comprising both military and civilian elements.

Candidates must be eligible to work in the EU


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