The Department of Defense is the nation’s largest employer of scientists and engineers - over 50,000 people in 63 labs - developing the world’s most advanced technologies. A huge percentage of the innovation that comes out of this country starts in our DoD laboratories. A lot of this moves into industry and the commercial markets. This film is suitable for the general public and especially those students considering a STEM career.
Interested in a career in science, technology, engineering or mathematics? Apply for a job with DoD STEM and get a taste for everything from basic research to applied systems. If you have always wanted a career in designing robots, engineering airplanes, or crafting inventions and technologies that will change the world, then DoD STEM is the right place for you.
The first people to invent the internet and GPS were once young themselves who had new and highly innovative ideas that were backed by the Department of Defense. DoD STEM does the same for the current generation for inventions in robotics, artificial intelligence, mechanical engineering, and more!
At the Department of Defense, our people are the military's most enduring advantage. DoD continually seeks to increase development of a representative, world-class STEM talent pool capable of filling our workforce needs and providing continuous access to STEM talent throughout the Nation. You don’t have to be a member of the military to work for DoD STEM. It is a great way to give back to your country and be a part of something bigger.
DoD STEM provides great benefits for employees obtaining an education! We give you the opportunity to be paid a full salary while working part time and going to school full time -- all of this happening while having a guaranteed job when you finish. We want the best, and we understand that putting education first allows our employees to be their best.
The Department of Defense has labs located across the country with innovative, diverse, and creative environments. Working for us means being surrounded by intelligent people who are laser focused promoting and forwarding science in the long run.
Watch our videos to see all of the different science, engineering, technology and mathematics jobs and programs available to you.