Career Opportunties

Opportunities for Scientists and Engineers

The U.S. Army Research Laboratory has a special hiring authority for scientists and engineers in the following occupations in Maryland and at other ARL locations across the United States:


S&E Bachelor and Advanced Degree Program

These special hiring authorities help to fill anticipated S&E vacancies with scientist and engineers who possess degrees in a science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) discipline.

Veterans STEM (Including Technicians) Program

This special hiring authority helps ARL fill anticipated STEM and Technician vacancies with qualified Veteran candidates.

ARL Major Disciplines

  • Aerospace Engineering
  • Biologists/Biomedical Engineering
  • Chemists/Chemical Engineering
  • Civil Intelligence and Security
  • Computer Scientist/Engineering
  • Electrical/Electronic Engineering
  • Engineering Psychology
  • General/Industrial Engineering
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematicians/Statisticians
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Meteorology
  • Neuroscience
  • Operations Research Analysis
  • Physicist/Physical Science
  • Technicians

Apply Now!

If you possess an advanced degree in any of the occupations above and are interested in employment with ARL (U.S. citizens only), please submit your resume/CV via email to, (Word version is preferred). Be sure to include the occupation and technical specialties for which you want to be considered. You will not be applying to a specific vacancy. As vacancies occur, hiring officials will review resumes submitted.

To find postings for current and open vacancies, please visit USAJobs.


Last Update / Reviewed: September 1, 2010