Special Recruitment Opportunities

Do any of the below apply to you? If so, you may be eligible for one or more avenues for expedited hiring! Explore these categories for more information.


If invited to interview, you may be required to provide all or some of the following documents:  

  • Current resume
  • DD-214 (Veterans)
  • Statement of Service Letter (Current Active Duty)
  • Veterans Administration Compensation or Schedule A Letter (if applicable)
  • College transcripts (entry-level cyber positions) 
  • Eligibility that documents participation in PeaceCorps, AmeriCorps VISTA, Boren Fellowship, or Scholarship for Service programs.

How to Apply

Veterans are invited to send their resume and veteran documentation (DD-214, VA letter, etc.) to veterans@cisa.dhs.gov. Please redact personally identifiable information (PII) before emailing.

All other candidates are invited to send their resume and eligibility documentation to careers@cisa.dhs.gov. Please redact personally identifiable information (PII) before emailing.

Candidates not eligible for the hiring authorities listed above are invited to apply online

All selected candidates must be able to successfully pass a background investigation and drug test. US Citizenship is required. CISA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.