Welcome to the Carnegie Observatories Application Submission System

Below you will find a table with the open positions we are currently trying to fill. Click on the link corresponding to the position in which you are interested and you will be taken to the job description and a link to submit your application. If you have any inquiries, please feel free to contact us.

Title Description
Carnegie-Chile Graduate Fellowship The Carnegie-Chile Graduate Fellowship allows students enrolled in Ph.D. programs in Astronomy at Chilean universities to conduct research and directly collaborate with Carnegie scientists at both locations (Pasadena, California, and LCO, Chile).
Senior Optical-Mechanical Engineer Carnegie Observatories seeks an experienced Opto-Mechanical Engineer to work full-time with Carnegie astronomer instrumentalists and engineers to design, build and commission optical and infrared instruments for use with telescopes at Las Campanas Observatory in Chile.
Staff Scientist in Instrumentation The Carnegie Institution for Science is looking to make a staff astronomer appointment in instrumentation at its Observatories in Pasadena, California. We are seeking outstanding candidates with demonstrated experience designing and building optical/infrared instruments for large telescopes. This position may be filled at any level and we encourage both junior and senior candidates to apply.
Telescope Engineer Carnegie is seeking an individual with engineering experience working with telescopes and optics for the position of Telescope Engineer for the twin 6.5m Magellan telescopes.