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ARA is a rapidly growing technology services company with an excellent national reputation and a history of sustained growth. Our culture supports career growth and rewards innovation, self-motivation, and technical excellence. ARA recognizes that our employees are our greatest asset and offers competitive salaries and outstanding benefits including stock ownership.

ARA is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, gender, disability or protected veteran status.

ARA participates in E-Verify. View more information regarding the E-Verify program in English and Spanish.

ARA supports your right to work. View more information regarding English and Spanish.

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Core Values

Purpose, Mission, Vision and Core Values

Our Slogan

"Engineering and Science
That Matters for Fun and Profit."

This is what ARA is all about!

Our Purpose

"This is why we were founded."

To provide a work environment that challenges and rewards our efforts, provides opportunities for us to grow, and allows us to pursue work we are passionate about.

Our Mission

"This is what we do for our customers."

To solve problems of national importance by providing science and engineering research, technical support services, specialty products, and integrated solutions.

Our Vision

"This is what we aspire to achieve."

The company that government and industry turns to for innovative technologies and solutions to critical human problems that will make our world safer, make us more secure, and make a difference in our daily lives.

Core Values


We're excited about what we do.
ARA employees are dedicated to their work and enthusiastically address challenges.


We value our flexibility and autonomy.
ARA employees embody independence and entrepreneurialism.


We get things done.
ARA employees selflessly go beyond their commitments to serve clients and others.


We are focused on growing ourselves and ARA.
ARA employees are not satisfied with the status quo and recognize that growth is necessary, not just desirable, requirement for success. ARA employees personify these values while acting with integrity and observing the highest ethical standards.