Working at ASTRON means working in an international environment with highly skilled professionals in a result-oriented, academic atmosphere.
Innovative technology, high-quality astronomical research and the exploitation of the world's largest radio telescopes provide a unique environment in which employees have ample opportunity to develop. Whether you're an astronomer, engineer, software developer, technician or support staff, your job at ASTRON is innovative and ground breaking.
ASTRON has approximately 160 employees and is located in Lhee, a beautiful location near the moorlands of Dwingeloo in the National Park Dwingelderveld. ASTRON is also working with a number of Dutch universities and with many institutes located all over the world. We also have close ties with industrial concerns on all scales - from small local SMEs to large multi-nationals. ASTRON hosts JIVE - the Joint Institute for VLBI in Europe.