Employment Opportunities

Headquartered in Tucson, Arizona, LSST is an operating center of the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy (AURA.   In anticipation of our federal construction start, LSST is seeking scientific, engineering, education, and administrative talent now and in the near future for the construction and eventual operation of this new generation observing facility..  LSST sees the diversity of its team as a critical component in constructing and operating a large scientific facility of value to all.  We reflect that deep commitment by strongly encouraging women, minorities, veterans and disabled individuals to apply for the opportunities offered here.  Current positions are listed below.  The LSST Hiring Campaign website shows current positions and those coming online at all LSST sites.


Position TitleDate PostedStatus
Data Management DevOps Engineer4/30/2014Open
Data Management Survey Science Lead4/30/2014Open
Senior Optics Lead4/30/2014Open
Telescope Technical Manager4/30/2014Open
Software Developer (Simulations)4/30/2014Open
Deputy Director2/5/2014Open
Telescope and Site Project Scientist1/1/2014Open
LSST Corporation Executive Officer12/11/2013Open