There’s something that keeps people here
After more than a decade working in academia, Assistant Director of Business and Finance Mark Perez found a home at the APL-UW.
Administrative and business operations staff are a core part of the UW Applied Physics Lab ecosystem. As a staff member, you’ll be surrounded by robust and supportive teams across five administrative departments—all with room for you to continue to grow and build your career.
With career opportunities in finance, human resources, information technology, and more, APL-UW is a fit for people across all career levels who want to know their work makes a difference. Joining the APL-UW team means coming to work every day with people who are at the top of their game, with a long history of producing spectacular and high-impact work.
Backgrounds and experiences of all kinds prepare people to succeed at APL-UW.
Andy Dietrich found this to be especially true when he applied his background as an intelligence analyst with the United States Air Force into a career of “continued service” at APL-UW.
APL-UW has the benefits of a large research organization, combined with all the flexibility of a startup. Our dynamic research environment means every day brings new experiences and opportunities for creative puzzle-solving and out-of-the-box thinking.
There’s room to grow, create, and explore—in whatever direction you choose. Our team includes business operations and administration positions from early career to senior leadership, with opportunities to chart your own career path across disciplines. Here at APL-UW, your career can evolve with you.
We’re also proud to be a part of the University of Washington, and to provide our team full access to all of the resources and connections it offers. This includes UW benefits such as a fully-matched and immediately-vested retirement plan, generous vacation and holiday leave, and tuition exemption. APL-UW benefits also include funding for staff development.
The next chapter of your career begins here! Learn more about our open positions, or contact us to connect with the APL-UW team.