Cyber, Security, ICT, Experts
Temporary employment
Den Haag
Bachelor (EQF 6), Master (EQF 7)
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Cyber Security Expert (Scientist)-200143


Primary Location

 Netherlands-The Hague


 NATO Communications and Information Agency (NCI Agency)



Salary (Pay Basis)

 : 5,966.30Euro (EUR) Monthly

Grade A.2/A.3




NATO offers you more than a job. It gives you a mission: building peace and security for one billion people in Europe and North America. The NATO Communications & Information Agency is leading NATO’s Digital Endeavour.


We are NATO’s technology and cyber leaders, helping NATO Nations to communicate and work together in smarter ways. Our work is challenging and meaningful, and you will develop and apply your expertise as part of a dynamic international team of civilian and military professionals within the NATO Cyber Security Centre Capability Development Branch.


What do we offer?


    • Genuinely meaningful work as part of the most successful alliance in history.
    • 3 year contract with competitive tax-free salary and household and children’s allowances
    • Privileges for expatriate staff including expatriation and education allowances (where appropriate) and additional home leave
    • Excellent private health insurance scheme
    • Generous annual leave of 30 days plus official holidays
    • Retirement Pension Plan


About the job


Based in The Hague, The Netherlands you will join the Agency as we embark on a journey to transform our IT services to support NATO’s Digital Endeavour. You will be responsible for developing business cases, strategies, and implementation plans related to the modernisation and transformation of NATO’s cryptographic capabilities.


Based on the proven relevant experience the selected candidate will be offered the post at A2 (Scientist) or A3 (Senior Scientist) level, basic salary ranging from 5966.30 euro per month to 7360.49 euro per month. The relevant years of experience will be assessed through the selection process.


For a full list of duties please review the job description. 


About you


We’re looking for a talented and knowledgeable Cyber Security Expert (Scientist) professional with ideally a Master of Science (MSc) degree at a nationally recognised/certified University in a related discipline and 2 years of experience. Or a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree at a nationally recognised/certified University in a related subject with 4 years post related experience.


A different qualification coupled with particularly relevant experience may also be considered.


You will also have experience in:


  • Cryptographic technologies including key management;
  • Design and implementation of cyber security capabilities in an operational environment;
  • Assessment of the security state of cyber security capabilities, including risk management.


Knowledge of English, both written and spoken, is essential and some knowledge of French is desirable.




The NCI Agency is looking for individuals have tangible experience and knowledge in the following areas:


  • Persuading and Influencing
  • Working with People
  • Applying Expertise and Technology
  • Adapting and Responding to Change
  • Coping with Pressures and Setbacks



To learn more about NCI Agency and our work, please visit our website.