Working at MITRE

At MITRE, we work to discover new possibilities, create unexpected opportunities, and lead in the advancement of cutting-edge technologies—all in the public interest.

We have remarkable people doing incredible work. And we recognize and reward our employees with competitive pay, comprehensive benefits, industry-leading retirement, generous education compensation, conferences, and professional development.

Our people represent the very best of our organization—they are game-changers and disruptors, poised to create positive impact, harnessing opportunities to solve complex problems, and proudly representing us as a powerful, dynamic force that makes the world a safer place.

We’re mission-driven. We’ve pioneered GPS, shaped air traffic safety, and established cybersecurity threat detection. The impact of our work touches people’s lives every day. From quantum computing and synthetic biology to secure supply chains for biodefense and vaccination credential standards, we’re tackling some of the biggest challenges that face our nation and the world.

Join Us. We’re looking for mission-oriented, purpose-driven people to help us grow our collective impact in the communities in which we work and live. Whether you’re an experienced professional exploring new horizons, a veteran transitioning to civilian life, or just starting out on your career path, MITRE has a place for you.

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MITRE's Workplace Advantage

  • Collaboration & Innovation
    Collaboration & Innovation

    Smart people. Advanced technologies. State-of-the-art tools.

    MITRE brings them all together with one goal in mind: innovation.

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  • Benefits
    Benefits

    MITRE's benefits help you take care of what matters to you.

    Staying healthy, planning for the future, pursuing a degree, volunteering, caring for loved ones—if it's important to you, our benefits can help.

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  • Professional Development
    Professional Development

    Our work at MITRE is constantly evolving.

    And our employees grow along with it. We encourage you to continuously develop your skills and expertise through a variety of programs.

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  • Work-Life Balance
    Work-Life Balance

    MITRE believes in supporting our employees at work—and beyond.

    We provide services and programs that help balance all aspects of life: work, home, family, community and more.

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  • Valuing Diversity
    Valuing Diversity

    Different backgrounds. Different experiences. Different perspectives.

    MITRE believes that the best work comes from a diverse team. We respect—and celebrate—individual differences.

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  • Employee Voices
    Collaboration & Innovation

    We invite you to learn about some of the people who help MITRE's sponsors meet their most pressing challenges.

    A collection of interviews, videos, and photos, Employee Voices shines a spotlight on notable people, projects, and places here at MITRE.

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  • Our Hiring Process
    Hiring Process

    If you have the skills and the passion, we have a job worthy of both.

    If you have a drive for public service and the skills to contribute to our mission, we invite you to join the MITRE team.

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