About MERC

MERC offers its employees not only a job but a rewarding career!

Since its inception in 1987, the Mercer Engineering Research Center has enjoyed steady growth. MERC currently has over 200 engineers, scientists, physicists, logisticians, and administrative staff working in integrated product teams at our modern 113,000 sq. ft. facility in Warner Robins, Georgia.

Steve Fairfield stands in front of a MERC booth.

A career with MERC offers the opportunity to utilize your skills and experience to solve diverse engineering challenges in the following areas:

  • Aircraft structural analysis and design
  • Artificial intelligence and machine learning
  • Custom software development
  • Cybersecurity for mission assurance
  • Digital engineering
  • Electronic warfare
  • Electronics and avionics
  • Embedded software
  • Flight test instrumentation
  • Human factors and biomechanics
  • Industrial engineering
  • Structural testing
  • Reliability centered maintenance
  • Reliability engineering
  • Reverse engineering and prototyping
  • Web-deployed applications with integrated database access


Apply to join our team today!

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To explore current MERC career opportunities, please visit our job listings using the “Search Jobs” button above.


Engineering Interns

MERC provides challenging opportunities for engineering interns to gain valuable skills by working with experienced engineers and scientists on real world projects.

Mercer students should apply at

Students from other universities should email

Please include a cover letter and a resume. U.S. citizenship is required.