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Federal Bureau of Investigation



935 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington 20535 United States


About us

As an intelligence-driven national security and law enforcement agency, the FBI’s mission is to protect the American people and uphold the Constitution. Our mission is simple, but our work is complex. In fact, there’s a whole lot more to the FBI than you may realize.

For starters, we’re on a quest to find exceptional people like you. Individuals who are wired to pursue the truth with unrelenting persistence. Our mission is constantly expanding as we respond to the nation’s biggest challenges imposed by advancing technology, terrorism and intelligence threats, as well as criminal actions that grow more sophisticated each day.

We’re experts from all specialty areas working collectively to stay ahead of threats. Yet we’re also dedicated mothers and fathers, brothers and sisters, colleagues, friends and peers. Every one of us is committed to making our nation a safer place for our families and communities.

Diversity and inclusion are fostered in every area of our organization, including leadership and career development, recruitment, staffing, workforce planning and sustainability. Honoring the unique perspectives of all individuals is our daily goal.

Our employees come from a wide range of career and education backgrounds and are proficient in a multitude of skills. But most of all, everyone brings a unique inner drive to explore new personal limits and abilities. Within any role at the FBI, you’ll find yourself growing stronger under pressure and overcoming all obstacles as you tirelessly pursue the truth while discovering who you really are and what you really can do.

From deciphering malicious code and identifying cyberthreats to exposing fraud and executing arrests, we’re 36,000-strong, providing investigative expertise, intelligence, resources and training to domestic and international partners.

If you have the determination, curiosity and a willingness to serve with purpose and accountability — there are a number of FBI positions waiting for you. Now’s the time to apply your strong sense of curiosity to learn what an FBI career could mean for you.

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