Careers

Careers

Want to help deliver the future of space science?

As the only academic research institute in the world to explore every planet in our solar system, our societal impact is measured at truly cosmic scales. At LASP, we are on a mission to transform human understanding of the universe. Each day, our nearly 600 team members pioneer innovative technologies and unique approaches to space science while mentoring the next generation of explorers. We are serious about what we do and are committed to creating a supportive culture where you’re surrounded by people who challenge, boost, and inspire you to reach for the stars.

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Jobs

Professional & Postdoctoral Opportunities

Science

Posted: August 30, 2022
The Space Plasma Group at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP), University of Colorado, Boulder (CU) invites applications for Research Scientists in Space Physics at a ranking of...

Technical

Posted: September 26, 2022
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) at the University of Colorado is encouraging applications for an Electrical Assembler to join our team. In this role, you will handle...
Posted: September 23, 2022
The Senior Ground Station Engineer will be responsible for maintaining the current ground station configuration, planning/implementing expanded radio compatibility, collaborating with colleagues across the science, engineering, and mission operation divisions,...
Posted: September 12, 2022
LASP is seeking a person with scientific programming and/or software engineering skills to support science data processing and analysis for the Langmuir Probe and Waves (LPW) instrument aboard the NASA...
Posted: September 2, 2022
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is encouraging applications for people with spacecraft and instrument testing and operations experience to support the development and operations of NASA and...
Posted: September 1, 2022
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is encouraging applications for people with spacecraft and instrument testing and operations experience to support the development and operations of NASA and...
Posted: August 30, 2022
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) encourages applications for a Thermal Engineer IV to join our team. This position will participate in the design, development, testing, and operations...
Posted: August 8, 2022
LASP is seeking a System Engineer to support development of space flight hardware. You will participate in development of the Geospace Dynamics Constellation (GDC) Atmospheric Electrodynamics probe for THERmal plasma...
Posted: August 5, 2022
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is looking for a senior Systems Engineer to join an intriguing asteroid exploration mission currently at the definition stage. The role will...
Posted: July 26, 2022
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is encouraging applications for a Flight Software (FSW) Engineer to participate in the development of embedded microprocessor software for current and upcoming...
Posted: July 8, 2022
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is encouraging applicatons for a Mechanical Engineer to support space flight instrumentation designs and proposal efforts. This role will invent solutions to...