The Systems Directorate of the Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) is the Navy's premier activity for hands-on research and applied engineering in the areas of radar, information technologies, optical systems and sciences, and electromagnetic warfare. We are seeking dedicated and motivated mid-career research engineering professionals with a proven track record. NRL offers a vibrant and challenging multi-disciplinary S&T environment as well as considerable intellectual freedom to create and pursue new innovations and capabilities.

Opportunities within the Directorate

To explore current openings and opportunities within the Directorate, select one of the Divisions below:

Opportunities throughout the Naval Research Laboratory

For general information concerning current job opportunities throughout NRL, please visit the NRL Human Resources web site at

Information regarding student, Post Doc, and Faculty positions can be found on the NRL Human Resources site at