Navy intelligence jobs are some of the most skillful in the fleet and each one is a critical component of operational success. Sailors in military intelligence, information or cryptology jobs are responsible for defending classified intel, translating and interpreting enemy code, defusing cyberattacks and navigating the seas without leaving a trace.
As a Sailor in one of these jobs, your skills behind the computer keep the fleet mission-ready.
We offer a variety of educational assistance options, from scholarships to financial reimbursement and salary advances. Explore opportunities in NROTC, undergraduate, graduate and professional programs to determine what's best for you, or chat with a Recruiter to get the latest details.
Depending on your Navy job in this field, you may also get paid to earn your master’s degree in electrical engineering, cyber systems and operations, computer science, C4I, space systems, information systems or modeling and simulation.
For details about education for specific intelligence, information and cryptology careers, select the job below. You can also find more details about education opportunities for Enlisted Sailors or Officers here.
Depending on your job, Navy pay and benefits will flex to fit your role. You can rely on regular promotions, pay increases and world-class benefits that rival any civilian employer. Many Sailors can even qualify for sign-on bonuses depending on their field. Every Sailor is guaranteed:
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There are part-time Navy Reserve opportunities for Enlisted Sailors and Officers in intelligence, information and cryptology jobs. You can keep many of your full-time benefits while serving only one weekend a month and two weeks a year for annual training. As a Navy Reserve Sailor or Officer, you will defend and support America’s Navy without disrupting your life in the civilian world.
To find out what the exact Reserve requirements are for the career you’re interested in, select one of the jobs below to learn more.
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Defend and attack in cyberspace as a Cyber Warfare Engineer.
Gather intel and prepare important briefs as an Intelligence Specialist.
Translate and interpret foreign comms as a Cryptologic Technician Interpretive.
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Hunt for signals to provide our teams intel as a Cryptologic Technician Collection.
Troubleshoot and maintain top-secret equipment as a Cryptologic Technician Maintenance.
Become an expert in radar signals as a Cryptologic Technician Technical.
Lead intel operations as a Cryptologic Warfare Officer.
Perform offensive and defensive cyber operations as a Cyber Warfare Technician.
Lead your team in maintaining and securing our networks as an Information Professional Officer.
Lead the charge on national intelligence security as an Intelligence Officer.
Gather critical intel around your ship as an Operations Specialist.
Navigate the open seas and keep our ships on track as a Quartermaster.
Track what lies beneath the waves on a surface ship or submarine as a Sonar Technician.
Emerge as a true leader by commanding the fleet, the crew and all vital systems aboard vital Navy vessels.