Types of Roles at ISI
ISI offers a variety of positions and opportunities. The sections below outline positions for the various roles with instructions on how to apply.
Research and Technical Staff
ISI offers a prestigious, intellectually vibrant environment on both coasts. As a world-class institution, we combine the best of major research universities and industry research-and-development labs.
Researcher in Residence
ISI provides unique opportunity for truly exceptional researchers in information sciences and related fields.
To support the work and running of ISI, the institute hires administrative assistants and many other skilled professionals. These positions can be in project management, finance, human resources, IT services and other support roles.
ISI provides a stimulating environment for graduate study and research, joining rigorous academic theory with real-world practice. PhD students have the opportunity to work on projects with national and global significance.
USC MS Students
USC Master of Science students can take part in directed research (DR) and paid positions in areas such as computer science, data science and informatics, and electrical and computer engineering.
Summer Internship Program
ISI welcomes enthusiastic, qualified PhD students and highly talented undergraduates as paid interns in its three offices: Marina del Rey, California; Arlington, Virginia; and Boston, Massachusetts.
There is Always Time to Relax and Unwind
At its headquarters in Marina del Rey, ISI's neighbors include world-renowned cultural institutions, sports and entertainment, and — of course — world famous beaches.
Surrounded by American Treasures
Monuments, museums and parks are all just a short Metro-ride away.
From Historic Charm to Scenic Outdoor Adventures
Enjoy Boston's historic sites, squares, lakes, annual marathon and rowing on the Charles River.