Logging In

How do I login and start applying for openings?

Click this link for detailed instructions on how to create an account and begin applying for openings.    

I applied to a job previously but have forgotten my login credentials. What can I do?

The quickest way to resolve a login issue is to use the “Forgot password” function on the login page. You will receive an email to reset your password. If you continue to experience issues with the website, please email us at Recruiting.Operations@hii-tsd.com


How do I apply for a job?

You can browse open positions on our site by going to the “Explore Careers” tab and selecting the job category that best suits your search. You can narrow your search by keyword or using the filters in the search results page. Once you find a position you want to apply to, click “Apply Now” on the job requisition. You will be prompted to create user credentials and establish your profile. If you are a returning user, you will be prompted to enter your login credentials. Once logged in, you can step through our application process.

Should I apply to more than one job?

Yes! HII's Mission Technologies division posts thousands of jobs every year and welcomes the opportunity to review your resume and credentials for the roles that, you believe, match your qualifications. 

What to Expect During our Hiring Process

What can I expect after I submit my resume/application?

Our Talent Acquisition recruiters are working to review resumes for open positions. They may reach out to you by phone or email with additional questions or to have a quick conversation in an effort to find the best candidate and position match possible. Even if you are not contacted, your resume becomes a part of a database shared by all our recruiters for future positions.

How do I check the status of my application? 

After logging in to your profile, you will be directed to your “Candidate Profile” page. Scroll down the page to the “Jobs Applied” section and expand the section to view each position you have applied to. Your current status for each position is listed underneath the job title and position location. The date that the status was updated is immediately underneath the status. You can review the details of the position and your application by clicking on the job title in each tile.

If I receive a request to update my application, where do I go to update?

Sometimes in the process of reviewing your application, we will need to request additional information from you. You can provide that to us by logging in to your profile and expanding the “Jobs Applied” section. The position listed in our request email will have a status note that reads, “Additional Information Requested.” Click on the job title and expand the “Job-Specific Information” section. Additional questions and requests for more information will be available there. Scroll down the page to view the requested information and click “Update” at the bottom of the page before leaving the system.

When can I expect to hear back from a Talent Acquisition representative after I apply for a position?

The contact time during which you may hear from a Talent Acquisition representative may vary, depending upon the nature of the position. The typical means of communications from these representatives are phone calls or emails. ​​​​See above for instructions on how to check your application status on your profile.

How often are jobs posted on your site?

Jobs are posted every day, so you are encouraged to check the site frequently. Candidates can also set “Create Alert.” “Create Alert” will send you email notifications when similar jobs are posted.

How can I find out what events HII's Mission Technologies division will be attending?

HII's Mission Technologies division team members travel all across the country to meet prospects in person. We love to see students on campus, meet at conferences and host in-person hiring events. Find out where you can meet us by navigating to “Events” and a calendar of Recruitment Events and Career Fairs will display. 

How can I tell if relocation funding is provided for a job I want to apply for?

See the “Relocation” section of the job description. It will indicate whether relocation funding is provided as part of the hiring process.

What is the HII's Mission Technologies division Talent Community?

The HII's Mission Technologies division Talent Community is a group that allows candidates to get job information about career opportunities emailed to them without having to apply. Talent Community subscribers can manage their profiles online, edit their job agent preferences, receive new job notifications via job agents, and view jobs to start the application process when ready.

A HII employee has referred me for a position, and I have applied. How do I ensure my submission is successful and verify the status of my application?

As part of the referral application process, you will receive confirmation messages via email informing you that you have been referred to HII and by whom and encourage you to change your password and search for jobs.

Diversity & Inclusion

What kind of opportunities do you have for veterans?

Military veterans comprise more than 15% of HII's workforce—and nearly a quarter of the employees at HII’s Mission Technologies division. We value the skills and experience veterans and military spouses bring to our business. You can find out more by navigating to the “Life at HII” tab and selecting “Transitioning Military & Spouses.” You can browse all open positions by navigating to the “Explore Careers” and selecting the job category that best suits your search. You can also narrow your search by keyword or using the filters in the search results page.

How do I make an accommodation request? 

HII's Mission Technologies division is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with physical and mental disabilities. If you need special assistance or an accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to buildyourcareer@hii-co.com and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Reasonable accommodations are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this e-mail address. You may also call 1-844-849-8463 for assistance. Press 1 for Ingalls Shipbuilding, 2 for Newport News Shipbuilding or 3 for Mission Technologies.

Do you Hire a Diverse Workforce?

HII has an unwavering commitment to building an inclusive culture that recognizes uniqueness, empowers each employee, values all contributions and contributors, and leverages a diverse workforce. Visit our Diversity page to learn more.

Salary & Benefits

What Type of Benefits Do You Offer?

HII offers a comprehensive benefits program that includes wellness programs, life and income protection, paid time off and retirement savings plans. 

What is the salary range at HII?

Our competitive salaries are determined by comprehensive market surveys according to skill, discipline and level. Our performance recognition approach is designed to continuously assess proper placement within the market range. The salary may vary based on position level, scope of work and geographic location.

International Candidates & Opportunities

I am not a U.S. citizen. Can I still work for HII's Mission Technologies division in the US?

Many positions across HII's Mission Technologies division may require the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-U.S. citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the U.S., foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement.  Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.

Do you have positions outside of the U.S.?

This site is focused on the positions within HII's Mission Technologies division, which is a U.S.-based organization. A small percentage of the roles in this business are based at international locations, typically in support of the U.S. government operations. Any Outside the Contiguous United States (OCONUS) opportunities will be noted in the position location field. 

Does HII's Mission Technologies division sponsor international candidates for work visas?

It is very rare that HII's Mission Technologies division will sponsor candidates for work visas. Because of the nature of our business, the vast majority of our positions require a candidate to be either a U.S. citizen or a U.S. person.




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