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ESA - European Space Agency

We are the European Space Agency.

Our mission is the peaceful exploration and use of space for the benefit of everyone. We watch over Earth, develop and launch inspiring and unique space projects, train astronauts and push the boundaries of science and technology, seeking answers to the big questions about the Universe. We are a family of scientists, engineers and business professionals from all over Europe working together in a diverse and multinational environment.

At ESA, we are always on the lookout for experts from engineering, science, IT, natural/social science, business and administration services (law, finance, communications, human resources, facility management) to join our teams and work on inspiring missions at the heart of European space activities! ESA offers attractive employment conditions and promotes a multicultural, supportive, inclusive and family-friendly working environment.

Find out more about ESA, who we are and what we do here.

Since its creation in 1975, ESA has been a place of integration for Europe and its people, and has been strengthened by the wealth and diversity of the cultures they represent. Bringing together differing perspectives is one of our greatest assets and a key factor driving our achievements. For this purpose, we welcome applications from all qualified candidates irrespective of gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, beliefs, age or disability.

Explore our vacancies and discover your place in space!

Current jobs

Ground and User Segment Engineer
Level not specified
Closes: 2021-07-16
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)
Galileo G1 Security Accreditation Engineer
Level not specified
Closes: 2021-07-04
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)
Head of the Market Analysis and Business Intelligence Section
A2 - Grade band - Junior level
Closes: 2021-07-01
United Kingdom (United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland)
Internal Research Fellow in Radiation Hardness Assurance
F2 - Research Fellowship - Mid level
Closes: 2021-07-02
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)
Space Segment Security Engineer
Level not specified
Closes: 2021-07-01
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)
On-Board Data Processing Engineer
Level not specified
Closes: 2021-06-30
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)
Internal Research Fellow (PostDoc) in EO for Earth System Science
F2 - Research Fellowship - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-06-28
Italy (Italy)
Eagle-1 Optical/QKD System Engineer
A2 - Grade band - Junior level
Closes soon: 2021-06-27
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)
Internal Research Fellow (PostDoc) in Materials' Physics and Chemistry
F2 - Research Fellowship - Mid level
Closes soon: 2021-06-22
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)
Web and Technology Development Officer
Level not specified
Closes soon: 2021-06-22
Italy (Italy)
Materials' Physics and Chemistry Engineer
A2/A4 - Grade band - Mid level
Closes: 2021-07-16
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)
On-Board Payload Data Processing Engineer
A2/A4 - Grade band - Mid level
Closes: 2021-07-10
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)
Power Management Engineer
A2/A4 - Grade band - Mid level
Closes: 2021-06-30
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)
EO System Engineer
A2/A4 - Grade band - Mid level
Closes: 2021-07-04
Noordwijk-Binnen (Netherlands)