The NRO was established as a joint partnership between the Department of Defense (DoD) and the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) to facilitate execution of the National Reconnaissance Program. Since inception, CIA personnel have held significant responsibilities and authorities at the NRO and have provided vital mission enabling capabilities.
CIA officers fulfill roles supporting both NRO and CIA missions with opportunities in acquisition, space, communications, and mission support.
Within the CIA’s Directorate of Science and Technology (DS&T), CIA officers have unique career opportunities for positions in the design, development, and operations of NRO overhead reconnaissance and ground systems that address Intelligence Community and DoD intelligence needs. The technical talents of these careerists promote the advancement of NRO capabilities critical to furthering the national intelligence requirements for overhead systems.
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