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

Lead Instrument System Engineer

Posted on: April 26, 2019

Job Summary¬† LASP is searching to hire an experienced and qualified Instrument Systems Engineer. The initial role includes leading and overseeing the systems engineering effort for an instrument development effort on a NASA interplanetary mission to Jupiter’s moon Europa. The instrument determines the chemical composition of dust particles encountered at the moon, and is being… Read more »

Information Technology

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Science Research

Postdoctoral Research Position in Solar Physics

Posted on: March 22, 2019

Job Summary We invite applications for an NSF/NASA-funded postdoctoral position starting June 1 2019 or later. The initial length of appointment is 1 year but has potential to be extended. Application deadline is April 15, 2019 or until filled. The goal is to improve our understanding of solar active region magnetic structure and energy budget… Read more »

Administrative Support

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Mission Operations & Data Systems

Web Infrastructure/Operations Expert

Posted on: April 11, 2019

Job Summary The web team at LASP is looking for a Systems Administrator comfortable working on infrastructure supporting web applications for space scientists, mission operators, and engineers. The successful applicant will provide operational support for our web servers and other system infrastructure as well as for end users. Work will include performing a variety of… Read more »

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

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

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Information Technology

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Science Research

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Visiting Fellows

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