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.

For questions about LASP employment ads, please contact LASP Human Resources at hr@lasp.colorado.edu.

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Jobs

Professional & Postdoctoral Opportunities

Science

Posted: July 6, 2022
The Space Plasma Group (SPG) at the University of Colorado’s Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is seeking to fill one or more research positions in space plasma physics....
Posted: July 6, 2022
Scientific Data Analyst for the Imaging UltraViolet Spectrograph team on the MAVEN mission orbiting Mars.

Technical

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 Operations Software (OSW) Manager is responsible for overall supervision and guidance to the Operations Software Group. The OSW Manager plans, coordinates, develops and administers OSW Group activities. This includes...
Posted: July 26, 2022
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is encouraging applications for a NASA Program Planner/Scheduler. This position coordinates complex schedules for the assembly, integration, and test of NASA space...
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 6, 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: July 6, 2022
Are you eager to take your leadership and program management skills to a new level? Then The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP)is the place for you! As part...
Posted: July 6, 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...
Posted: July 6, 2022
LASP is seeking a Guidance, Navigation & Controls (GNC) system Simulation and Flight Software Lead Engineer for an asteroid exploration mission.

Business Facilitation

Posted: July 27, 2022
The Export Compliance Administrator manages and leads the export compliance program at LASP. This position requires a full understanding of the U.S. Government export regulations including, the International Traffic in...
Posted: July 26, 2022
The Proposal Support Engineer will coordinate and support proposal development efforts at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics. This role will work closely with the Proposal Manager and the...
Posted: July 26, 2022
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) develops, designs, and builds instruments and spacecraft for space-based observations of the Sun, Earth, and planets. LASP has built instruments and participated...
Posted: July 7, 2022
The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) in Boulder, Colorado has an immediate opening for a full-time Capture and Development Proposal Manager. This position will be responsible for strategic...
Posted: July 6, 2022
Under the supervision of the LASP Subcontract Officer, this position will assist in the administration of LASP sponsored research subcontracts, including contracts, grants, and other research agreements. These tasks include,...

Graduate Student Opportunities

Science

No positions currently available.

Technical

No positions currently available.

Business Facilitation

No positions currently available

Undergraduate Student Opportunities

Science

No positions currently available.

Technical

Undergrad Engineering Production Cleaning Lab Assistant

Posted: August 11, 2022
LASP Undergrad Production Cleaning Lab Technician The Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) is a world-renowned space science research institute at the University of Colorado, Boulder. In the Engineering...

Business Facilitation

Undergraduate Finance Information Services Assistant

Posted: August 11, 2022
Undergraduate Finance Information Services Assistant 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,...

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.