The Department of Defense’s Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence Office (CDAO) is the senior official responsible for the acceleration of the DoD’s adoption of data, analytics, and AI to generate decision advantage across, from the boardroom to the battlefield.

From machine learning software development to program and project management, the CDAO is looking for world-class talent driven to tackle tough challenges at the intersection of national security and cutting-edge AI technology.

Opportunities at CDAO

The Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence Office (CDAO) is seeking world-class talent with expertise in the following areas to fill Cyber Excepted Service Positions in the Washington D.C. Metro Area. Positions will be added to this page frequently, please check back often.

Click here to see open CDAO Positions 

To Apply

Please submit a complete application package with the following documentation to CDAO Hiring Box at:

  • Cover Letter
  • Statement of Interest
  • Resume (required)
  • Unofficial transcripts (required)
  • DD214 (required if applicable)
Complete application packages must be submitted by 11:59 pm Eastern Standard Time (EST) on the closing date of the announcement. Incomplete packages may be removed from consideration.

If you have questions or concerns, please contact Amber Evans or Zana Abusakran at