Belgian Defence further develops its cyber capability

The Belgian Defence has a cyber-capacity: men and women, expert in IT and networks with state-of-art equipment, ensuring the security of military and national IT systems. And much more…

What is the cyber mission?

The Belgian military Cyber Directorate ensures freedom of action in and through cyberspace by:

  • Guaranteeing the integrity, availability and confidentiality of military networks and weapon systems.
  • Providing early warning and rapid reaction through advanced detection, monitoring and incident handling.
  • Collecting cyber threat intelligence on adversaries and vulnerabilities.
  • Delivering cyber effects for integration in intelligence and military operations.
  • Offering a continuous and challenging cyber education and training plan to acquire and sustain highest level cyber expertise.

Threat Analyst

Identifies and assesses the capabilities and activities of cyber actors; produces findings to help initialize or support CSOC and counterintelligence investigations or activities.

Incident Handler

Responds to crisis or urgent situations within the pertinent domain to mitigate immediate and potential threats. Uses mitigation, preparedness, and response and recovery approaches, as needed, to maximize survival of life, preservation of property, and information security. Investigates and analyzes all relevant response activities.

Digital Forensics Analyst

Collects, processes, preserves, analyzes, and presents computer-related evidence in support of network vulnerability mitigation, and/or criminal, fraud, counterintelligence or law enforcement investigations.

Malware Analyst

Conducts detailed analysis of malware with specific tools. Determination of “Indicators of Compromise” (IoC’s) to support the detection. Scripting of tailor made detection and disinfection tools, based on proper analysis.

Vulnerability Assessor

Conducts assessments of threats and vulnerabilities, determines deviations from acceptable configurations, enterprise or local policy, assesses the level of risk, and develops and/or recommends appropriate mitigation countermeasures in operational and non-operational situations.

System administrator

As cyber system administrator you are involved in the daily management of the cyber capability’s supported server environment.

Red Team Operator

Openly or undercover penetrates designated systems to gather intelligence and achieve military effects. Carries out these tasks within a clearly defined legal framework

Civilian Cyber Expert

Join the military Cyber team as a civilian coworker.
Apply for a Cyber job at Belgian Defence as a contractor. Vacancies are continuously open.
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Military Cyber Expert

Fight the Cyber Battle as a soldier

For more information about our vacancies as well as internships contact us.

Every year, a number of students can fulfil their internships to complete their bachelor or master education in the field of Cyber at the Cyber directorate of Defence.