Jobs

Although CU is under a hiring freeze, LASP still has active employment opportunities and we are currently hiring.

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

Instrument Engineer

Posted on: September 24, 2020

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=27095&emailCampaignId=168

Thermal Engineer

Posted on: May 4, 2020

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=25378&emailCampaignId=168

Principal Structural Engineer

Posted on: March 30, 2020

For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=25001&emailCampaignId=168

I&T Manager

Posted on: March 16, 2020

Job Summary The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) encourages applications for an experienced and qualified Instrument Systems Engineering Integration and Test (SEIT) Manager to lead and lead all aspects of the TSIS-2 assembly, integration, and test effort. The Total and Spectral Solar Irradiance Sensor 2 (TSIS-2) measures the sun’s energy input to Earth…. Read more »

Flight Software Engineer

Posted on: February 10, 2020

Job Summary The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) encourages applications for a Flight Software Engineer to join our team. This position will participate in the development of embedded microprocessor software for present and upcoming space science projects. Engineers with different levels of experience ranging from the ability to manage a team of engineers… Read more »

NASA Program Planner/Scheduler

Posted on: January 29, 2020

Job Summary The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) encourages applications for a NASA Program Planner/Scheduler. This position coordinates complex schedules for the assembly, integration, and test of NASA space missions. Specifically, s/he is responsible for the coordination, preparation, monitoring and maintenance of Microsoft Project Master Schedule from which various levels of schedules are… Read more »

Electrical Engineer

Posted on: January 27, 2020

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) encourages applications for a Professional Research Assistant with Electrical Engineering experience to help develop system and design components for one of several proposals that have been submitted.

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Posted on: January 7, 2020

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) encourages applications for a Senior Mechanical Engineer to support space flight instrumentation designs and proposal efforts.

Information Technology

No Current Listings

Science Research

Lead of Office of Communications & Outreach

Posted on: September 18, 2020

The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) at the University of Colorado Boulder encourages applications for a Lead for its Office of Communications and Outreach (OCO). The OCO is responsible for internal communications within LASP, external communications of LASP’s endeavors, outreach, and public education.

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Solar Physics

Posted on: February 14, 2020

Job Summary The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) encourages applications for a two-year NSF/NASA-funded postdoctoral position starting June 1, 2020, or later. The goal is to improve our understanding of solar active region magnetic structure and energy budget before and during solar eruptions. This is an outstanding opportunity that will bridge expertise of… Read more »

George Ellery Hale Postdoctoral Fellowship Position in Solar, Stellar and Space Physics

Posted on: December 11, 2019

The University of Colorado Boulder is seeking applicants for the George Ellery Hale Postdoctoral Fellowship in Solar, Stellar and Space Physics.

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

No Current Listings

Mission Operations & Data Systems

IT Project Manager

Posted on: March 30, 2020

For the full job posting and to apply, please visit https://jobs.colorado.edu/jobs/JobDetail/?jobId=24984&emailCampaignId=168

Graduate Student Positions

Engineering

No Current Listings

Mission Operations & Data Systems

No Current Listings

Science

No Current Listings

Undergraduate Student Positions

Administrative Support

No Current Listings

Mission Operations & Data Systems

Undergraduate Student Data Science Employment Opportunity

Posted on: December 2, 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

No Current Listings