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Introduction

People join us from a variety of backgrounds. We have opportunities for people with a range of technical, vocational or professional qualifications, from IT to Electronics and Carpentry to Accountancy. We offer some roles that do not require any formal qualifications, such as Mobile Surveillance Officers and Foreign Language Analysts; and our graduates join us with degrees ranging from Architecture to Zoology.
  • Collecting and analysing covert intelligence is at the centre of what MI5 does... Intelligence Collecting and analysing covert intelligence is at the centre of what MI5 does... read more
  • MI5 offers careers in technology that are very different from any other organisation... Technology MI5 offers careers in technology that are very different from any other organisation... read more
  • Whether spoken by millions or whispered by a few, we know the power of language... Languages Whether spoken by millions or whispered by a few, we know the power of language... read more
  • MI5 recruits specialists in all areas of our business, be it corporate, technology or languages... Specialist MI5 recruits specialists in all areas of our business, be it corporate, technology or languages... read more
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  • All organisations have corporate functions that ensure things run smoothly and effectively... Corporate All organisations have corporate functions that ensure things run smoothly and effectively... read more
  • We recognise that university isn’t for everyone. We need people who are fresh out of school... School Leavers We recognise that university isn’t for everyone. We need people who are fresh out of school... read more
  • We offer undergraduates studying a STEM related degree the opportunity to undertake paid work... Internships We offer undergraduates studying a STEM related degree the opportunity to undertake paid work... read more
  • Talented individuals from a range of backgrounds join our graduate development programmes... Graduates Talented individuals from a range of backgrounds join our graduate development programmes... read more
  • Whether you are returning to work after time raising a family or looking for a change of career... Experienced Hires Whether you are returning to work after time raising a family or looking for a change of career... read more
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