How do you work for Darpa?
As DARPA is part of the U.S. Department of Defense, U.S. citizenship is required for employment. Selected candidates for all positions will be required to undergo a thorough background investigation.
Highly-qualified candidates should submit:
- Cover letter.
- Preliminary proposal of a new DARPA program concept.
What is it like to work at Darpa?
DARPA is great to work for. It pushes you to learn new technologies and approach problem solving from a systematic approach. Fun work place with supportive management. A lot of interesting work.
How do I submit ideas to Darpa?
The preferred method for submitting ideas and concepts to DARPA is to respond to one of the following funding opportunities: program or open BAA, SBIR or STTR topic, RA, or RFP. For more information visit Unsolicited Proposals.
Is Darpa a DOD?
The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is an agency of the United States Department of Defense responsible for the development of emerging technologies for use by the military. DARPA is independent of other military research and development and reports directly to senior Department of Defense management.