The European Union Agency for Network and Information Security is an interesting and dynamic workplace offering a range of career opportunities not only for Information Security experts, but also professionals in the administrative, HR and ICT related areas.

Work opportunities at ENISA are open to nationals of the 28 European Union Member States.

ENISA is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages applications from all candidates who fulfill the eligibility and selection criteria without any distinction whatsoever on grounds of nationality, age, race, gender, political, philosophical or religious conviction or sexual orientation and regardless of disabilities, marital status or other family situation.

The Agency sometimes uses interim workers from an employment agency. If you are interested in these opportunities, you may consult the employment agency ENISA works with:

Spontaneous Applications

ENISA does not process spontaneous applications. Applications have always to be explicitly linked to published vacancy notices.

Data Protection

Open Vacancies

Temporary agents


Closing Date: 2018-08-16

The Core Operations Department (COD) of ENISA is looking for recruiting NIS Experts in the field of Network and Information Security (NIS) in particular for working in:

  • Secure Infrastructure and Services Unit,
  • Data Security and Standardization Unit,
  • Operational Security Unit,
  • CSIRT relations Team,
  • Horizontal Support & Analysis Team.

The jobholder will be assigned to one of these units or teams of this Department. She/he must have the ability to take ownership of tasks and work as a team member contributing to more than one of the areas of the ENISA work program.

For a more detailed view of the activities of the Core Operations Department (COD) of ENISA please refer to the ENISA Programming Document 2018-2020.


Closing Date: 2018-08-16

This call is addressed to Temporary Agents of other EU agencies who meet the eligibility criteria indicated in this inter-agency-mobility call for applications.

If you are not already a Temporary Agent in one of the EU agencies or institutions, you must use the external call ENISA-TA48-AD-2018-03 to apply for this position.

For inter-agency applicants, note that you cannot submit your application via the web-service.

Inter-agency applicants need to save their PDF application and email it to

Contract agents


Closing Date: 2018-07-09

The Public Affairs Officer will be part of the Public Affairs Team (PAT). The team is in charge of implementing a comprehensive and effective Communication Strategy in line with the public affairs objectives and goals of the Agency, drafting and translating technical content into intelligible messages for external audiences and engaging with key stakeholders through events, traditional channels and social media. The PAT should also focus on improving the brand reputation of the Agency through engaging with the media in a timely and accurate manner.

The selected candidate will work closely as part of the PAT Team and collaborate strongly with colleagues in the two Departments. The Public Affairs Officer will contribute to further develop and advocate strategy and content that help enhance ENISA’s reputation across the EU while bringing positive impact on its communications activities and its stakeholder’s relations.

Seconded National Experts

No open vacancies


Traineeship Notice

Closing Date: 2020-06-18

Applications for traineeships at ENISA are accepted in the following areas:

1. Network Information Security (NIS): in the following areas: - Security technologies - Security & resilience of communications networks - Critical Information Infrastructure - NIS standardisation & regulation - Electronic Identity & authentication technologies - Information Security Statistics - Economics of NIS;

2. Administration and Support: in the following areas - General Administration - Financial Administration, Human Resources - Internal Audit - Legal - Information Technology (IT).

Only applications specifying the chosen area (if Administration and Support, the exact area needs to be specified) will be considered. Applications received without this information will be dismissed.

CORRIGENDUM: Please note that there has been an update on the tasks of the IT Traineeship profile, reflected in the current vacancy notice.

For any enquiry or technical issues related to the submission of the application form, please send an email to:


Undergraduate student programme

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