Technical Implementation Manager (NATO-NCIA)

Mons, Belgium, Sapienza Consulting [AAS-C000213 ]

Field(s) of expertise
Project and Service Management Information Technology
Job type

About this job

Sapienza Consulting, a tpgroup company, is recruiting a Technical Implementation Manager to join NATO – NCIA in Mons, Wallonia, Belgium.


With guidance from WP0 Lead Project Manager (or his designate), you will perform duties such as the following:

  • Coordinate project/work package technical activities to ensure reaching strategic objectives of WP0 project
  • Coordinate and support technical deployment of networking components (Cisco and RSA NetWitness)
  • Ensure accurate documentation of site deployment activities, and ensure smooth transition of technical capabilities into Service Operations
  • Coordinate with NCSC Service Delivery Management Section to ensure all components are correctly registered in NCSC CMDB
  • Provide periodic reporting (internal and external) and prepare ad-hoc reports and assessments
  • Assure timely delivery and high quality of deliverables
  • Maintain communications with internal and external stakeholders
  • Inspect work conducted by WP0 Contractor(s)
  • Provide technical advice as needed to WP0 Contractor(s)
  • Travels: Frequent (Europe/USA/Norway)


  • Required Security Clearance: NATO Secret
  • You will need at least 3 (three) years of experience as a Technical Implementation Manager in major CIS projects
  • Experienced in installation, implementation and testing of networking equipment, particularly Cisco or RSA NetWitness components
  • Experience in applying multi-discipline engineering and management techniques in acquisition of complex communication and information systems
  • Experience in managing, planning, design, system engineering and implementation of military or other communication and information systems
  • Knowledge and experience in state-of-the-art technologies, relevant to work, including information processing and transfer of information
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing with good briefing skills
  • Proactive attitude in seeking and maintaining trust from stakeholders
  • Able to work productively in pressured environment
  • ITIL Foundation Certificate (mandatory)


Highly desirable experience:

  • Recent relevant experience on large/medium NATO projects in a leadership function
  • Minimum of 3 (three) years of experience as an engineering team leader
  • Recent experience in migration & transition of large user communities to new IT solutions
  • Domain knowledge in cyber security area in a leadership role
  • Domain knowledge in client devices configurations, large rollouts, migration, etc. (also in leadership position)
  • Knowledge of international, commercial/industrial standards for information processing and transfer of information
  • Conversant with NATO policy and procurement procedures
  • Prior experience of working in an international environment comprising both military and civilian elements
  • Knowledge of NATO responsibilities and organization, including ACO and ACT
  • MSc in relevant discipline or equivalent demonstrated experience
  • Certifications: Networking qualifications (Cisco, RSA etc)

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