Careers at the DoD Office of Inspector General


The DoD Office of Inspector General (OIG) is headquartered in Alexandria, Virginia, and has more than 50 field offices located in the United States, Europe and Asia.  We employ more than 1,800 dedicated professionals composed of auditors, investigators, evaluators, and support personnel, such as administration, attorneys, editors, and statisticians.  Our diverse team of oversight professionals is committed to improving the DoD and guided by our values of integrity, independence, and excellence.

We are a diverse and engaged team, empowered to help improve DoD programs and operations by providing relevant and actionable oversight in a timely manner. Central to this vision is our people.  We strive to be an employer of choice, ensuring our people are well-trained, well-equipped, and engaged.  We are committed to a culture of performance, disciplined execution, and tangible results.  We work together as One OIG to achieve results.

Why work for the DoD OIG?

  • The Partnership for Public Service ranks us as one of the Best Places to Work in the U.S. Government.
  • We have a diverse workforce of over 1,800 professionals in numerous career fields, performing important work that supports the mission of America's largest Government agency.
  • We promote a work-life balance and provide full Federal benefits.