Early Career Professionals

MITRE offers far more than a typical day at the office.
​​​​​​​We tackle complex challenges for public good.

Our work spans AI, cybersecurity, health, quantum computing, aerospace, autonomous vehicles, and everything in between. Because we solve problems for a safer world, we offer countless opportunities to make an impact. 

We're a not-for-profit company with 60+ years of problem-solving experience. And we're looking for people eager to apply what they've learned in the classroom or in the field.

MITRE is the place where your career will take off.

Amplify Your Impact for Public Good

Our benefits go the extra mile, taking into consideration where you are in your career and life and how you want to grow.
Learning continues when you join us, whether through formal degree programs, continuing education, in-house training, professional development opportunities, mentoring, or job-shadowing. Thinking about pursuing another degree? Our generous tuition reimbursement program supports your progress each year toward your educational goals. We'll even help you with your college loan debt.

Enjoy volunteering? We offer 8 hours of paid time annually to support causes you care about. Even though your career is just beginning, our award-winning retirement program sets you on the path to a secure financial future.

Our culture makes it possible to acquire, stretch, and apply your expertise. Employees at every level are encouraged to design and pursue research through our competitive, independent R&D program.

MITRE's numerous employee resource groups
from Early Career, Pride, Accessibility, and morecollaborate, advocate, and promote our commitment to diversity, inclusion, equity, and mentoring.

A lot goes into and grows out of a MITRE career. Our staff who joined us as new professionals say the same. Read their stories in our Employee Voices collection.

Search All Jobs for new grad and early career positions. 

Integration and Onboarding for National Security (IONS) Program

MITRE’s Integration and Onboarding for National Security (IONS) program is designed to transition the next generation from an academic career into one in national security.

National Security Accelerator Program

MITRE’s National Security Accelerator Program (NSAP) fast-tracks talented staff to facilitate their careers while improving the safety, stability, and well-being of our nation.

Labs New Professionals Program

​​​​​​​MITRE Labs New Professionals program is for individuals early in their careers who are motivated to solve global challenges in cybersecurity, artificial intelligence, software engineering, and data science.

Join Our Talent Community

When you sign up, you’ll have first access to new positions that fit your experience and interests. You’ll also be invited to relevant events and gain access to knowledge-sharing by our experts.