Job Listings

Thank you for your interest in a career with the NRO!

Opportunities listed on this page are used to fill NRO positions across NRO career fields.

Continuous announcement positions stay open to ensure NRO gets access to talent and build a qualified applicant pool to fill current and future hiring needs. Positions that are not listed as continuous announcements will either display a closing date or "open until filled" indicator.

Applications are kept on file for 12 months. During this timeframe, applications are continuously evaluated against current and future job openings, therefore candidates do not need to apply multiple times to the same job if they have not been contacted. Upon receipt of application you may be contacted for an interview.

Learn how NRO can give you a rewarding career.

Hiring Process


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Current Open NRO Positions - Select here to view positions

General Requirements

Those applying to any NRO opportunity must:

  • Be a U.S. citizen
  • Be suitable for federal employment, as determined by a background investigation
  • Be able to obtain and hold a TS/SCI security clearance, including polygraph
  • Have favorable results on a pre-employment drug test
  • Be available for a virtual and/or in-person interview and other applicable processing
  • Register with the Selective Service System if male, over 18 years of age, and born after Dec. 31, 1959

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