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Innovation That Matters. For People Who Matter.


Define your career with “Why” instead of “What”. At Mercury, you’ll operate at the intersection of high tech and defense to help build a better, safer world.

We are Hiring!

If you want to tell people why you do what you do, rather than simply what you do, Mercury is calling. We’re a leader in making trusted, secure, mission-critical solutions profoundly more accessible to aerospace and defense. We bridge the gap between commercial technology and defense applications to address the industry’s most pressing high-tech needs. Why? To help create a safer, more secure world.


                Mercury CEO, Mark Aslett, explains "Why" Mercury matters.

Our Purpose: It’s at the heart of everything we do

Our Purpose, Innovation That Matters®, tells the world why the work we do matters to every one of us. Hear from our team members how our purpose comes to life.


Our Culture: We are driven by constant innovation

The question we have is: What drives you?


At Mercury we are smart, talented people who help one another. We are industry leaders developing cutting edge technology. We are proud of our mission to support our troops.

We are Mercury, pioneering innovation that matters.

We are committed to making Mercury a great place to work, no matter where our employees are located. Mercury offers a casual and enjoyable work environment and we encourage employees to get involved. Our social committees at each site organize holiday celebrations, participation in local activities such as blood drives and organize family-friendly events.

At Mercury, we believe in building strong communities both inside our company and in the areas where we live and work. Our vision for strong communities is clear and we are taking action to ensure we achieve our goals, both inside and out. We strive to positively impact our local and global communities and understand that an important part of being a successful organization is giving back.

You'll find Mercury Systems participating in charitable and educational initiatives across the U.S., donating time and contributing financially to community organizations focused on our country’s youth and armed/veteran services. Additionally, our employees are involved in a variety of community service and fundraising events throughout the year

Mercury Systems is committed to ensuring the safety, health, and protection of people and the environment worldwide. We promote these principles in our business practices and our code of business conduct and ethics.

  • Mercury Code of Business Conduct and Ethics
  • Mercury California Transparency in Supply Chains Act Statement Conflict Minerals
  • Mercury Conflict Minerals Statement
  • Mercury Notice to Suppliers re Conflict Minerals
  • Mercury EICC Form
  • Mercury Conflict Minerals Report for the Year End December 31, 2014

Our Benefits: As if making the world safer & more secure wasn't enough

At Mercury, we offer more than a competitive salary and an innovative work environment. We offer a robust healthcare package and a full roster of employee benefits to promote a healthy and positive culture.


Your job here is more than a paycheck. That is why Mercury offers flexible schedules and a supportive work environment. We understand employees have priorities beyond the workplace.

  • Vacation: Fulltime employees accrue a generous vacation package starting with 15 days per year.

  • Holidays: On average employees receive 11 paid holidays per calendar year.

Education and Training

Mercury invests in your future. We encourage our employees to take advantage of higher education and professional development opportunites.



Mercury reimburses employees 100% for tuition and lab fees for up to the IRS non taxable limit.



Through our online learning system at Mercury, employees can take advantage of on-the-job training in a variety of disciplines. We will encourage our workforce to seek professional development training through industry organizations that develop skills or knowledge and contribute to employees' ability to perform his or her job. We also hold in-house Learn at Lunch seminars that focus on topics such as product updates and personal investing.

Health Insurance

Mercury offers a national Preferred Provider Plan (PPO), and a High Deductible Health plan (HDHP) with a companion Health Savings Account (HSA) option.


Dental Insurance

We offer a comprehensive Dental Insurance Plan that pays 100% for preventive benefits with no deductible, including cleanings, X-rays and diagnostics every six months.


Vision Coverage

Your eyes deserve the best care to keep them healthy year after year. Keep your eyes healthy with Mercury and our Vision care.


Health Care Reimbursement Accounts

A health reimbursement arrangement (HRA), sometimes called a health reimbursement account, is an IRS-approved, employer-funded, health benefit used to reimburse employees for out-of-pocket medical expenses and personal health insurance premiums.


Dependent Care Reimbursement

Pre-tax wages can be set aside to cover dependent care expenses. Eligible expenses include payments to a child care center, elder care, after-school care, or babysitting services in your home or someone else's by a licensed provider.

Retirement and Investing

Mercury Systems is committed to providing our workforce with comprehensive opportunities to invest in the future.


401(k) Plan

Employees may contribute a percent of eligible earnings on a Pre-tax, Roth, or After-tax basis, which includes a company match.


Employee Stock Purchase Plan

Mercury employees who work 20 or more hours each week are eligible to participate in our stock purchase plan and may contribute a percentage of their gross wages (after taxes) into the plan. Enrollment is open each January and July.

Income Protection

Life happens. We understand it is important to feel secure especially when life events take you away from the office. As such we offer the following benefits:

  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Worker's Compensation
  • Maternity Leave
  • Parental Leave
  • Adoption Leave
  • Jury Duty
  • Military Leave
  • Personal Leave
  • Bereavement Leave
  • Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA)
  • State specific Small Necessities Leave Acts


OneMercury: A community founded on its culture and values

By investing in our local communities at both the corporate and individual levels, we help strengthen the quality of life where we live and work. Our talented professionals are always looking for ways to make a difference and create a lasting impact. Because together, we are OneMercury.

Community and People Who Matter