• Officers in the counterintelligence (CI) career field perform a wide variety of tasks in support of the Defense Intelligence Agency’s (DIA) mission. From technical operations to insider threat investigations, officers in the CI career field safeguard the Nation from foreign adversarial threats.



DIA legal service professionals advise leadership and mission professionals on legal issues associated with DIA operations. You will use your knowledge of the law and applicable standards, rules and regulations to advise and guide leadership and the workforce on legal issues facing the agency today and in the future. Bring your legal training and skills to the Defense Intelligence Agency for a career in the law like no other.

LAW CLERK - Performs research involving legal questions or factual situations where well-established or easily determinable facts and clearly applicable precedents are involved.

PARALEGAL SPECIALIST - Analyzes and evaluates the legal impact of legislative developments and administrative and judicial decisions, opinions and determinations. Conducts research for the preparation of legal opinions on matters of interest.

LEGAL TECHNICIAN - Develops products that may include graphs, tables, spreadsheets and text. Applies good research and communication skills to clearly convey data and concepts.


  • Bar Membership
  • Criminology or Criminal Justice
  • Law or Legal Support
  • Paralegal Certification

DIA operates in more than 140 facilities around the world. Our Analysis Officers are stationed at a wide array of locations, including:

  • National Capital Region: Washington, DC; Reston, VA; Quantico, VA– DIA HQ, Integrated Intelligence Centers, Directorate for Science and Technology, Office of Counterintelligence, Directorate for Analysis, DoD Joint Staff (J2)
  • Frederick, MD – Directorate for Analysis
  • Odenton, MD – U.S. Cyber Command
  • Charlottesville, VA – Directorate for Analysis
  • Miami, FL–  U.S. Southern Command
  • Tampa, FL – U.S. Central Command, U.S. Special Operations Command
  • Huntsville, AL – Directorate for Analysis
  • Belleville, IL – U.S. Transportation Command
  • Omaha, NE – U.S. Strategic Command
  • Colorado Springs, CO – U.S. Northern Command
  • Honolulu, HI – U.S. Pacific Command
  • Molesworth, United Kingdom – U.S. Africa Command, U.S. European Command
  • Stuttgart, Germany – U.S. Africa Command, U.S. European Command
  • Seoul, South Korea – U.S. Forces Korea

Vacancies are posted here as needed throughout the year based on the mission needs of the career field. Please create an account to register to have vacancies sent to you as they are posted on the site.

Analysis is the largest of the 10 career fields at DIA. Click here to learn more about the expectations of current and future DIA analysts.