Jobs

LASP is a world-renowned space science research institute at the University of Colorado Boulder. CU receives more NASA funding than any other public university.

LASP has been growing consistently and is currently at its highest level of activity with multiple complex programs totaling over $60 million in expenses per year. The increase in workload and high number of new employees has created some unique opportunities.

LASP is particularly proud of a work environment that supports employee creativity and productivity, and offers opportunities for diverse experiences and a broad range of responsibilities. When you become an employee of LASP, you become a CU employee. Please see the CU Human Resources page for Information for Prospective Employees.

Equal Employment Opportunity: The University of Colorado Boulder is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified individuals, including veterans, regardless of gender, race, ethnicity or disability.

Professional Positions, Graduate Student Positions, Undergraduate Student Positions, Visiting Fellows


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Professional Positions

Engineering

Electrical Engineer

Posted on: June 11, 2018

LASP is seeking an Electrical Engineer with capabilities in digital and analog design, layout and test.

Electrical Engineer

Posted on: June 11, 2018

LASP is looking for an experienced Electrical Engineer with capabilities in digital and analog design, layout and test.

System Engineer

Posted on: June 6, 2018

LASP is seeking a System Engineer for proposal developments.

Calibration and Test Engineer

Posted on: February 20, 2018

LASP invites applications for the position of Calibration Engineer/Scientist who will be responsible for the characterization and calibration of photometric devices, optical components, and flight instruments operating in various regions of the electromagnetic spectrum.

Electrical Assembler

Posted on: September 5, 2017

LASP is seeking an Electrical Assembler responsible for producing high quality electrical flight products ﴾PCBA, cables and harnesses, test fixtures etc.﴿.

Information Technology

IT Helpdesk Coordinator

Posted on: June 12, 2018

The IT Helpdesk Coordinator is a full time position supporting laboratory personnel with computer and other IT related issues.

Science Research

Global-Scale Observations of the Limb and Disk (GOLD) Postdoc

Posted on: May 15, 2018

The successful candidate will perform research on assimilating data from the GOLD mission as well as data from satellite and ground‐based observations of the space environment to address the science goals of the mission ﴾gold web site address﴿, submit the results of the research to refereed journals, and present results at scientific meetings.

Research Associate

Posted on: January 26, 2018

The successful candidate will focus on data analysis from the Langmuir Probe and Waves (LPW) instrument with support of data analysis from all other instruments on the MAVEN spacecraft. The LPW instrument main observation regime is in the ionosphere.

Research Associate

Posted on: December 15, 2016

The Solar Influences Group at LASP invites applications for postdoctoral research positions in the areas of solar physics and planetary atmospheric science.

Administrative Support

Financial Information Systems Administrator

Posted on: May 30, 2018

LASP is seeking an innovative and diligent administrator of our Financial information systems that support our fiscal responsibilities with our research sponsors and the University, enhance our analytical capabilities, and enable the efficient management of research conducted throughout the laboratory.

Administrative Research Procurement Expeditor

Posted on: March 15, 2018

The primary role of the Research Procurement Expeditor is to process and facilitate a wide variety of procurements, both goods and services, required for the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics, LASP.

Contract Administrator

Posted on: March 1, 2018

Under the supervision of the LASP Contracts and Compliance Manager, this position will assist in the administration of all LASP sponsored research agreements ﴾both contracts and grants﴿ and commercial agreements.

Mission Operations & Data Systems

LASP MO&DS Division Director

Posted on: April 9, 2018

The Director of Mission Operations and Data Systems (MO&DS) at LASP at the University of Colorado (CU) in Boulder, Colorado will provide vision and leadership for an outstanding team of professionals and students.

Graduate Student Positions

Engineering

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Mission Operations & Data Systems

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Science

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Undergraduate Student Positions

Administrative Support

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Mission Operations & Data Systems

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Engineering

Undergraduate Systems Engineer

Posted on: June 18, 2018

Undergraduate Research Assistant – Systems Engineer Employment Opportunity The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is a world-renowned space science research institute at the University of Colorado, Boulder. In the Engineering division, professional engineers mentor students in designing and building space flight hardware and software. LASP leads with a science driven approach, and is… Read more »

Undergrad Mechanical Engineering Employment Opportunities

Posted on: May 14, 2018

Engineering Student Employment Opportunity The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is a world-renowned space science research institute at the University of Colorado, Boulder on east campus. The in-house engineering group supports the design and manufacture of space-based and suborbital instruments and small spacecraft for LASP and partner institutions. LASP has developed scientific instrumentation… Read more »

Information Technology

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Science Research

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Visiting Fellows

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