Cryptographic Project Coordinator
Posted on Feb 5, 2020 by LA International Computer Consultants Ltd
PROJECT DESCRIPTION - SUMMARY OF REQUIREMENTS
NATO Communications and Information Agency
The Agency was established on 1 July 2012 as part of a NATO reform, but its predecessors have been supporting Allied operations long before. Today, NATO is in the midst of a fundamental transformation in the way it performs its mission by more effectively exploiting information technology and reforming its business processes.
We acquire, deploy and defend communications systems for NATO's political decision-makers and Commands; we are on the frontlines against cyber-attacks, working closely with governments and industry to prevent future debilitating attacks
LA International Computer Consultants Ltd
LA International has worked directly with NATO and the majority of Systems Integrators, Defence Primes and Consultancies that work within the NATO market for over a decade. This has enabled them to support a significant percentage of NATO projects and programmes which gives them an unparalleled insight into the Sector.
LA International has been appointed as a Prime supplier to the NCI Agency through the Advisory and Assistance Services Framework (A&AS), a contract that enables them to call off Project/Programme Management, Administration & HR, Commercial, ICT, Scientific, Engineering, and Military functional expertise in order to support essential NATO operations.
Job Title:Cryptographic Project Coordinator
Location:SHAPE HQ, Belgium
Required Security Clearance:NATO Secret
Start Date:16 March 2020
End Date:6 months after start date
*Manages and updates Cryptographic Modernisation
*Provide assistance in planning and implementing Alliance-wide operational contingencies as a result of delays in the delivery of Crypto Modernisation projects
*Drafting risk assessments and risk management plans for all Alliance-wide cryptographic issues
*Providing assistance in dealing with Maritime Cryptographic issues, including training, CONOPS, key management.
*Provide support to ACO on various Crypto Modernisation related activities, as directed by the BH J6 Cyber SPP
Skills and Experience
*Background knowledge and multiyear experience in organization, management and support of various (international) operations, activities, units and projects related to defense, security, electronics and communications, in the national and NATO environments.
*Master Degrees in Electronic Engineering
*International experience and NATO
*Previous experience within NATO dealing with Crypto implementation and standards
*Deep knowledge of Maritime Cryptographic issues, including training, CONOPS, key management
*Experience with Risks Management as applied to Cryptographic and Cyber Security Fields
*Experience in leading staff work on large and complex projects or responsible for significant