NPKI Technical Support Engineer

Mons, Belgium, Sapienza Consulting [AJGR-052630]

Field(s) of expertise
Information Technology
Job type

About this job

Sapienza Consulting is recruiting a NATO Public Key Infrastructure to work at NATO NCIA in Mons, Belgium. It is a Fixed Term Contract until the end of December 2019.


  • The contracted individual must be able to perform effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision;
  • The life cycle management of end users of the NATO PKI systems and engineering of the NPKI Information Systems;
  • Day-to-day operations /management /backup of the PKI systems;
  • Manage the NATO wide Registration Authorities;
  • NPKI certificate creation, hardware maintenance, system configuration and software installation PIV Smart Card maintenance, CMS database integration with NPKI components. Microsoft ADLDS configuration and maintenance;
  • The individual should present Bachelor/Engineer Degree in a relevant discipline.


  • General, wide breadth knowledge of cyber security principles, best practices, concepts and technology;
  • Knowledge and experience in system design, and system engineering for cyber security system;
  • Practical knowledge of the router and switches configuration;
  • Knowledge and experience in testing and validating virtualization technologies;
  • Knowledge and experience with the implementation of Public Key Infrastructure technologies;
  • Ability to work independently and in teams to achieve the desired goals;
  • Extensive experience in Windows, Linux and VMware system administration;
  • Experience with SQL database administration;
  • Practical experience in scripting (Python, Powershell);
  • Practical experience in SSL, TLS, and OpenSSL;
  • Must to Hold a NATO Secret Security Clearance;
  • Fluent in English; knowledge of another NATO member-state language is an asset.
  • Candidates must be eligible to work in the EU.

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