RTI International is an independent, nonprofit research institute dedicated to improving the human condition. Clients rely on us to answer questions that demand an objective and multidisciplinary approach -one that integrates expertise across the social and laboratory sciences, engineering, and international development.
Combining scientific rigor and technical proficiency, we deliver reliable data, thorough analysis, innovative methods, novel technologies, and sustainable programs that help clients inform public policy and ground practice in evidence. We scale our approach to fit the demands of each project, delivering the power of a global leader and the passion of a local partner.
We believe in the promise of science, and we push ourselves every day to deliver on that promise for the good of people, communities, and businesses around the world.
Our experts hold degrees in more than 250 scientific, technical, and professional disciplines across the social and laboratory sciences, engineering, and international development fields. Our staff of nearly 5,000 works in more than 75 countries -tackling hundreds of projects each year to address complex social and scientific challenges on behalf of governments, businesses, foundations, universities, and other clients and partners. And our separate business operations -including RTI Health Solutions and Syntegrity -serve commercial clients across a wide range of industries around the world
We maintain offices on four continents, with our headquarters in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, reflecting our roots in the area’s distinguished universities. Founded in 1958 with support from North Carolina government, education, and business leaders, we maintain close ties with North Carolina State University, Duke University, North Carolina Central University, and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Comprehensive total rewards programs that recognize individuals and teams
At RTI, we understand that our employees are the key to our success. We demonstrate our commitment to rewarding individual and team achievement by offering a robust, “total rewards” package.
This package includes comprehensive insurance plans, retirement savings programs, generous and flexible time-off, and numerous programs to support a healthy work-life balance.
By ensuring that our staff-and their families-have access to programs that meet their needs, we are able to recruit and retain top talent around the world.
Worldwide opportunities for innovative, collaborative, and passionate individuals to develop as professionals
Every day, our experts come to the office, the lab, and the field in pursuit of our mission to improve the human condition by turning knowledge into practice. Through independent research and science-based programs, we are making positive impacts on people and communities around the world.
Our diverse team embraces challenges in an inclusive atmosphere that values work-life balance and creates global opportunities for career development.
If you’re looking for a dynamic workplace culture, comprehensive benefits, and opportunities to grow, search our job opportunities for your next career move. Join our team and discover the RTI Difference.