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 Assembler

Posted on: August 16, 2019

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) at the University of Colorado is seeking an Electrical Assembler. In this role, you will handle Electrical Assembly of PWBA and/or Harnesses.

Senior System Engineer

Posted on: August 16, 2019

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is seeking applications for a system engineer for proposal developments.   Responsibilities -Lead the systems engineering effort for designated proposals, from kick-off to proposal submission. -Design the technical implementation that meets stakeholder needs, within cost, schedule, and technical constraints. -Take ownership of the technical aspects of assigned… Read more »

Information Technology

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Science Research

Postdoctoral Researcher with the MAVEN Imaging UltraViolet Spectrograph Team

Posted on: September 18, 2019

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) at the University of Colorado Boulder is seeking a talented scientist to work with the Imaging Ultraviolet Spectrograph (IUVS) team on the MAVEN mission.

Administrative Support

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Mission Operations & Data Systems

Software Engineer for Satellite Operations

Posted on: September 18, 2019

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) at the University of Colorado at Boulder invites applications for the position of Software Engineer on the Planning and Scheduling (PS) software development team.

Satellite Systems Engineer/Operator

Posted on: July 24, 2019

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics at the University of Colorado is seeking a junior spacecraft systems engineer/operator to participate in the development and operations of state-of-the-art space mission systems for present and upcoming NASA space science projects.

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

Travel Accounting Specialist

Posted on: September 25, 2019

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is a world-renowned space science research institute at the University of Colorado, Boulder. In the Administration division, finance and accounting professionals mentor students in a research business environment. LASP leads with a science driven approach, and is the only research institute in the world that has sent… Read more »

Mission Operations & Data Systems

Undergraduate Student Data Science Employment Opportunity

Posted on: February 7, 2019

Undergraduate Student Data Science Employment Opportunity The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is a world-renowned space science research institute at the University of Colorado, Boulder. LASP leads with a science driven approach, and is the only research institute in the world that has sent an instrument to every planet in the solar system,… Read more »

Undergraduate Software Programmer/Developer for Web Team

Posted on: December 19, 2018

Mission Operations and Data Systems Web Team Undergraduate Student Employment Opportunity The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is a world-renowned research facility that is a notable contributor to many NASA programs. Join the LASP Web Team and work on web infrastructure to serve the needs of scientists, engineers, satellite operators and science data… Read more »

Engineering

Undergrad Mechanical Engineering Employment Opportunities

Posted on: September 10, 2019

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 »

Electrical Engineering Undergrad Student Position

Posted on: July 12, 2019

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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