Technical Implementation Engineer (Infrastructure) (NATO-NCIA)

Mons, Belgium, Sapienza Consulting [SC2022/002208]

Field(s) of expertise
Information Technology
Job type

About this job

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


  • Line management will be under Infrastructure (Platform)
  • Task management will be given by the Service area owner Infrastructure Branch
  • Coordinate and support the technical deployment of network core and client infrastructure
  • Assist main account holder by maintaining support efforts of property accounting (CIS) including pickup, disposal and distribution to NATO NCSC T2/3 sites
  • Coordinate with NCSC Service Delivery Management Section to ensure all components are correctly registered in the NCSC CMDB
  • Assure timely delivery and high quality of deliverables
  • Maintain communications with internal and external stakeholders


Required Security Clearance: NATO Secret

Essential experience

  • Datacom’s cabling part 1 (City & Guilds 3466-04) or BTec as a minimum
  • Fibre Optic installation and testing (City & Guilds 3466-02 & 03) or BTEC as a minimum
  • Experience working in a Data Centre environment
  • Good knowledge of Data Centre cabling infrastructure, Datacentre documentation (room layout, physical and logical configuration)
  • Network documentation (Visio networking diagrams L2 and L3). Cable management, cable tracing, cable labelling, cable documentation
  • Installation, configuration, testing & diagnostics. Infrastructure Solution design, proposal & implementation
  • Installation, termination and testing of copper CAT6A systems. Installation of fibre optic cabling (fusion splicing experience and advantage)
  • Installation and testing of pre-terminated fibre optic cabling (OM3, OM4 and single mode)
  • Experience of NATO Technical documentation writing (detailed state description of physical and logical configuration in datacentre environment
  • Datacentre documentation (room layout, physical and logical configuration)
  • Operations environment experience (processes in OPS)
  • Change management processes (preferably NATO ITSM experience)


Highly desirable experience

  • Experience of the installation, implementation and testing of network security equipment, particularly Cisco NW infrastructure
  • 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 a fast moving environment
  • A minimum of 3 (three) years of experience as an engineering team leader
  • Proven ability to operate on own initiative
  • Domain knowledge in cyber security area in a leadership role
  • Prior experience of working in an international environment comprising both military and civilian elements
  • Certifications: Networking qualifications (Cisco, RSA etc) (desired), ITIL foundation (mandatory)

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