Employment Opportunities


The Hume Center for National Security and Technology is a fast-growing center at Virginia Tech, and currently supports over 100 faculty, staff, and graduate students. We are constantly looking for additional talent to support our programs as faculty, researchers, program managers, and administrative professionals. Opportunities exist both at the main campus in Blacksburg, Virginia, and at the Virginia Tech Research Center in Arlington, Virginia. We primarily seek US citizens and permanent residents to support our defense-funded research projects.

Aerospace and Ocean
Systems Lab - Blacksburg


Electronic Systems Lab - Blacksburg


Intelligent Systems Lab - Arlington

  • Space Situational Awareness
  • Autonomy and
    Mission Orchestration
  • Resilient Mission Platforms
  • Cubesats and Small Satellites


  • Resilient C2 and SATCOM
  • Contested and
    Congested Spectrum
  • Electronic Warfare and SIGINT
  • Commercial Wireless Security


  • Cyber Defense
  • Cyber-Physical
    System Security
  • Applied Machine Intelligence
  • Internet of Things