What we look for 

EDA is an “outward-facing” organisation with a unique structure that brings together each aspect of the defence process. Perspective employees need to demonstrate commitment to EDA’s mission and goals, flexibility, innovation and an ability to work effectively with stakeholders. Learn about what we look for when recruiting.  

What we offer 

EDA offers a dynamic multicultural work environment and the opportunity to gain valuable European defence experience. The Agency provides competitive remuneration and working conditions with a comprehensive welfare package and broad insurance coverage. Find out more about the working conditions and benefits on offer at EDA. 

Meet your future colleagues  

EDA is a small organisation with some 170 dedicated staff members from across Europe. Experts from civilian and military backgrounds work side-by-side in multidisciplinary teams. Learn more about your future colleagues and the way we work at EDA.  

Recruitment procedure 

EDA selects and recruits its staff through open selection procedures and on the broadest possible geographical basis among nationals of the participating Member States. All positions are published on EDA website under when they become available. Find out more about how you can be recruited to work at EDA.