The Thirty Meter Telescope (TMT) project is designing and will be constructing an astronomical telescope with a segmented primary mirror diameter of 30 meters. When complete the TMT will be the largest ground-based optical/infrared telescope in the world, providing the capability to study exciting astronomical questions ranging from the nature of extra-solar planets to revealing the first stars in the universe. TMT is looking for self-motivated individuals who are excited by the opportunity to join a highly-visible international project that will significantly advance our understanding of the universe.

TMT offers a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefits package, including impressive retirement plans. If you are interested in applying for employment with TMT and need additional information, contact our Human Resources department at (626) 395-1601 or via email at jobs@tmt.org

We are actively recruiting for the following positions:

Job Title Location Department Category Type
IRIS Instrument System Engineer Pasadena, CA Instrumentation Engineering Reg Full-time
Information Technology Manager Pasadena, CA Information Technology Information Technology Reg Full-time
M1 System Lead Engineer Pasadena, CA Telescope Engineering Reg Full-time
Principal Optomechanical Analyst Pasadena, CA Optics Engineering Reg Full-time
Science Instruments Group Leader Pasadena, CA Instrumentation Engineering Reg Full-time
Senior Accountant Pasadena, CA Business Operations Finance Reg Full-time
Senior Engineer Pasadena, CA Structures Engineering Reg Full-time
Senior Instrumentation Optical Engineer Pasadena, CA Instrumentation Engineering Reg Full-time
Senior Metrology Engineer Pasadena, CA Optics Engineering Reg Full-time
Senior Optomechanical Engineer Pasadena, CA Optics Engineering Reg Full-time
Telescope Senior Systems Engineer Pasadena, CA Telescope Engineering Reg Full-time

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