SC2022-002341 NATO Enterprise PKI Technology Survey (NS) - WED 24 Aug

SC2022-002341 NATO Enterprise PKI Technology Survey (NS) - WED 24 Aug
EMW, Inc., Netherlands

1 Year
0 - 0
Job Type
Job Shift
Job Category
Requires Traveling
Career Level
As mentioned in job details
Total Vacancies
1 Job
Posted on
Aug 4, 2022
Last Date
Nov 4, 2022

Job Description

Deadline Date: Wednesday 24 August 2022

Requirement: NATO Enterprise PKI Technology Survey

Location: The Hague, NL

Full time on-site: Yes

NATO Grade: A/116

Total Scope of the request (hours): 456

Required Start Date: 19 September 2022

End Contract Date: 31 December 2022

Required Security Clearance: NATO SECRET

Duties amp; Role:

The contracted individuals must be able to perform effectively and efficiently with minimal supervision. The deliverables that are worked on as part of this work are:

  • A complete survey findings report for NATO Enterprise PKI technology and its use including but not limited to the following items per NATO Enterprise Entity in scope:
    • Identification of PKI service-enabling technology currently deployed including but not limited to Certification Authorities and Registration Authorities.
    • Identification of the software and hardware products used for PKI service-enabling technology including brands and models of smartcards.
    • Identification of PKI services including certificate management, registration, certification revocation and certification validation (HTTP, OCSP) including CRL repositories and trust model management.
    • Identification of certificate intended usage (e.g., encryption, authentication, digital signatures).
    • Identification of the number of certificates issued per certificate intended usage.
    • Identification of the inventory of the system and application services, users and devices that are issued certificates including the certificate intended usage.
    • Identification of certificate profiles deployed.
    • Identification of future requirements including but not limited to PKI services, certificate intended usage, certificate profile and interoperability.
  • Related PKI information captured from current and future FMN spiral descriptions, as well as a comparison of this information to the survey findings.


Skill, Knowledge amp; Experience:

  • The candidate must have a currently active NATO SECRET security clearance.
  • The candidates must be able to demonstrate experience with PKI and cryptographic concepts, technologies and products.
  • The candidates must have a proactive attitude with respect to stakeholder engagement, as the work requires substantial interactions with stakeholders across the NATO Enterprise in order to capture the required survey information. For a number of the NATO entities within scope, the most relevant stakeholder may still need to be identified within the entity by the candidates when the survey work starts.
  • The candidates must have specific experience with performing technology surveys.
  • The candidates must be able to demonstrate experience in drafting survey reports.
  • Detailed understanding of NATO PKI, NATO CIS security and/or NATO security services use across NATO Enterprise is highly desirable.

Job Specification

EMW, Inc.

Information Technology and Services - Mons, Belgium