Career opportunities at ESA: Student internships at the Control Centre in Darmstadt

Spacecraft operations engineer Carmen Ricote Navarro during the launch of Sentinel-2B
5 September 2017

Are you studying engineering, IT, physics or mathematics? Are you fascinated by space? Have you always wanted to know how a satellite can navigate the distant corners of space? If yes, you should find out about the career opportunities available in Darmstadt at the moment!

Lift-off for your career

You can gain first-hand experience with a 3-6 month internship, while gaining great insights into the work at ESOC. You will be working as a member of one of the many interdisciplinary teams with a broad range of backgrounds and nationalities.

The areas in which interns can work are manifold. Just take a look at our application form and select the area of work that interests you most and convince us with your application. Maybe you even want to take the chance and combine your internship at ESA with your master's thesis?

You should meet the following requirements:

  • You are national of an ESA member state
  • You are currently earning your Masters’ degree
  • Communication in English comes naturally to you
  • You enjoy working in an international environment
  • You want to contribute to an international team

Interested? The deadline for submitting your application is 31 October 2017. More information and the link to the application form can be found on our website.

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