The CIA is the nation's premier agency for providing global intelligence in the ever-changing political, social, economic, technological and military landscapes. Our mission is straightforward but critical: to protect America's national security. By collecting valuable foreign intelligence, conducting timely analysis and executing covert actions, the CIA preempts threats and protects everything we hold dear. From data analysis to clandestine operations to cyber security, our efforts are innovative, impactful, collaborative and driven by our mission. At the CIA, you can use your exceptional talents on work that is at the heart of world-shaping events. This is a place where everything you are - and everything you do - matters. Join us and discover why using your abilities to help keep our nation safe means everything.