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.

For questions about LASP Employment Ads contact LASP Human Resources at hrads@lasp.colorado.edu 

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


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Professional Positions

Engineering

Program Planner & Scheduler III

Posted on: May 27, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit: Program Planner & Scheduler III (colorado.edu)

System Engineer IV-V

Posted on: May 18, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit: System Engineer IV-V (colorado.edu)

Program Manager

Posted on: March 18, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit: Program Manager (colorado.edu)

Flight Software Engineer III

Posted on: February 15, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Flight Software Engineer III (colorado.edu)

Specialist Electrical Assembler

Posted on: January 19, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Specialist Electrical Assembler (colorado.edu).

Production Lab Assistant

Posted on: January 10, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Production Lab Assistant (colorado.edu).

Motors and Controls Electrical Engineer

Posted on: December 1, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Motors and Controls Electrical Engineer (colorado.edu).  

Principal Electrical Engineer

Posted on: November 19, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Principal Electrical Engineer (colorado.edu).

Information Technology

IT Client Support Tech II

Posted on: May 16, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit: IT Client Support Tech II (colorado.edu)

Science Research

Postdoctoral Researcher in Space Plasma

Posted on: May 23, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit: Postdoctoral Researcher in Space Plasma (colorado.edu)

Postdoctoral Researcher in Solar Physics

Posted on: May 18, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit: Postdoctoral Researcher in Solar Physics (colorado.edu)

Research Scientist in Ultraviolet Instrumentation and Missions

Posted on: April 18, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit: Research Scientist in Ultraviolet Instrumentation and Missions (colorado.edu)

EPIC Postdoctoral Researcher

Posted on: December 20, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit EPIC Postdoctoral Researcher (colorado.edu).  

Hale Postdoctoral Fellow in Solar, Stellar and Space Physics

Posted on: December 3, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Hale Postdoctoral Fellow in Solar, Stellar and Space Physics (colorado.edu)

Administrative Support

MAVEN Executive Assistant

Posted on: May 27, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit MAVEN Executive Assistant (colorado.edu)

Front Desk Administrative Support

Posted on: May 25, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Front Desk Administrative Support (colorado.edu)

Procurement Expeditor

Posted on: May 16, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit: Procurement Expediter (colorado.edu)

Strategic Communications Lead

Posted on: April 12, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Strategic Communications Lead (colorado.edu)

Financial Analyst II

Posted on: March 18, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit: Financial Analyst II (colorado.edu)

Mission Operations & Data Systems

Data Systems Software Engineer III

Posted on: March 23, 2022

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Data Systems Software Engineer III (colorado.edu)

Operations Software Engineer III

Posted on: November 30, 2021

Thank you for your interest in LASP. For the full job posting and to apply, please visit Operations Software Engineer III (colorado.edu).

Graduate Student Positions

Engineering

No Current Listings

Mission Operations & Data Systems

No Current Listings

Science

Science/Engineering Graduate Research Assistant Opportunity

Posted on: August 3, 2021

The University of Colorado’s Laboratory of Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) has an opening for a Graduate Research Assistant (GRA) to support the calibration of the Total Irradiance Monitor (TIM) to fly onboard NASA’s Total Solar Irradiance Sensors 2 (TSIS-2) satellite. TSIS-2 TIM will continue the 43 year continuous data record of Total Solar Irradiance… Read more »

Undergraduate Student Positions

Administrative Support

No Current Listings

Mission Operations & Data Systems

No Current Listings

Engineering

No Current Listings

Information Technology

No Current Listings

Science Research

Undergraduate Research Assistant Opportunities – Science Division

Posted on: January 21, 2022

Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) Undergraduate Research Assistant Opportunities The LASP Science Division consists of four research area departments: Earth Atmosphere, Planetary Science, Solar & Stellar, and Space Physics. Each department consists of research scientists who may be aided by undergraduate research assistants.  Periodically throughout each semester, LASP hires several undergraduate research assistants… Read more »

Visiting Fellows

No Current Listings