£35,534 - £44,903
Geeks of the world, your day is here. If you’re up at all hours, teaching yourself everything from Mandarin to Python, then you could be the person we’re looking for.
As an Intelligence Officer, you’ll flex your brain to focus on gathering, delivering and using intelligence. From working with government departments to meeting agents overseas, you’ll be at the forefront of keeping our country safe and secure.
Your career will be varied. To get you started down the right path, you’ll go through an initial development training programme. You want to see the world – and we’ll help you do this. Then, as your career develops, you’ll have ample opportunity to broaden your horizons – moving into management and operational leadership positions.
All sorts of people make up our team, so we don’t look for a specific ‘type’. What’s important to us? Well, you’ll want to learn it all, and once you’ve mastered one skill, you’ll be onto the next. You’ll throw yourself into every challenge and be focused on protecting our values everywhere you go. You’ll have exceptional interpersonal skills and the ability to understand, interact and connect with a diverse range of people. Plus, you’ll have a sharp intellect and be eager to absorb each learning opportunity that comes your way.
Ready to throw yourself into your next challenge? Apply now to join us at MI6. Secretly, just like you.
MI6 is an Equal Opportunities employer, committed to reflecting the society we protect. Our recruitment process is fair, transparent and based on merit. We particularly welcome applications from diverse and under-represented groups.
To be eligible to apply, you must be a British Citizen. One of your parents must be a British Citizen or must have one of the nationalities or citizenships from one of the following: British Overseas territory, British subject, British National (Overseas), British protected person, citizenship of the Commonwealth, EEA nationality, or citizenship of the United States of America. If deceased, have had such citizenship or nationality before death. If you hold dual nationality, of which one component is British, you will nonetheless be considered. If successful, you will not normally be required to give up your non-British citizenship but, as a condition of your employment or secondment, MI5 may impose restrictions on your postings, work travel and/or general use of that nationality. Candidates must normally have been resident in the UK for seven out of the last ten years. This is particularly important if you were born outside the UK. Each case will be carefully considered on its own facts. You can apply at the age of 17 years and 6 months, if successful you will not be offered a start date prior to your 18th birthday. Discretion is vital. You should not discuss your application, other than with your partner or a close family member. Please note, you should only launch your application from within the UK. If you are based overseas, you should wait until you visit the UK to launch an application. Applying from outside of the UK will impact on our ability to progress your application. Further information on our eligibility criteria can be found on the Applying section.