The National Security Agency (NSA) currently has a number of openings for full-time positions in all of its mission areas. Students receiving degrees in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering, or other information security and cyber-related disciplines are encouraged to apply.

NSA’s Information Assurance Directorate (IAD) believes students from the NSA/DHS National Centers of Academic Excellence may be particularly interested in the following positions:

  • 1043479 - Cyber National Mission Force Targeting Analyst
  • 1041718 - Cyber National Mission Force Mitigation Analyst
  • 1042292 - Trusted Engineering Solutions – Architecture and Engineering Development
  • 1043394 - Software Project Manager
  • 1043995 - Network System Engineer
  • 1043482 - Network Vulnerability Analyst
  • 1043477 - Information Assurance Fulltime Development Programs
  • 1037523 – Information Assurance Professionals

Students may apply for these positions by visiting the NSA Careers website and looking for the position numbers listed above.

Please Note:

  • U.S. citizenship is required for all applicants.
  • Reasonable accommodations will be provided to applicants with disabilities during the application and hiring process where appropriate.
  • NSA is an equal opportunity employer and abides by applicable employment laws and regulations.

For questions concerning the application process, please contact NSA Recruitment and Staffing at 1-866-NSA-HIRE (1-866-672-4473) or e-mail