NATO FAS Support Engineer

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  • Location:

    Den Haag, South Holland

  • Sector:

    Cloud Services/ Technicians

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    €60 - €80 per hour

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

  • Email:

  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

  • Start date:

    February 2019

  • Consultant:


NATO FAS Support Engineer

+ 12 month contract

+ Based onsite in Holland

+ NATO FAS skills required

+ SC Clearance required to commence

+ €60-80 per hour

The Role:

+ Troubleshooting:- Take appropriate and effective action where possible to troubleshoot hardware and/orsoftware related problems occurring in the fielded FAS baselines, and where necessary request assistance of counterparts in other NCIA branches or in sister support agencies for solving system related problems;

+ Organise/Administer user help requests. Requests must be logged, solved and forwarded to the 2nd level support. The elapsed time in order to handle the requests must be monitored and priorities must be recommended to the system manager as necessary

+ Provide Technical Assistance. Replying to incoming requests for technical assistance from both NATO and National users on the site. The requests can cover software, data communications system and network configuration, licensing issues, and documentation

+ System Administration, Operation and Maintenance for the FAS domain. This includes but not be limited to:

configuring and maintaining the network of new and legacy servers

installing the FAS baselines and related components) and- managing system backups. Install and Configure operating system and application software on operational FAS computers


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