Become a space pioneer

Join European space company OHB

A career in aerospace does not have to remain a dream. OHB is constantly looking for new pioneers - all over the world and in all its divisions. Want to have been with us when other planets were explored from our base on the Moon? Apply now!

Our mission

We bring together passionate people to deliver complex space systems. As a Large System Integrator, we develop smart and innovative solutions to maximize value for our customers.

OHB employs a growing number of female engineers. I am pleased to see that more and more women are taking up technical professions with complete self-confidence.

Anna Metz,
Systems Engineer

We offer

Exciting space projects

Flexible working hours




Buddy programme

Personal development


German courses

Pension & assets

Corporate events & activities

Employee recommendation

Health promotion

Sports activities

Food subsidy



Private Insurance

Employee Purchasing Programme

Our values

Our activities are determined by our values Trust, Courage, Responsibility, Collaboration, Solution Orientation and Versatility.

Our focus: Optical systems and instruments have to be free of any contamination from particles and film deposits for full performance in space.

Diana Urich, Cleanliness & Contamination Control

At OHB you learn to pay attention to each detail whilst maintaining a comprehensive perspective. This is key to achieving high performances for complex space instruments and satellites.

Samuel Senese,
Mechanisms & Robotics

Our mission Earth Observation is not only for Europe, but also for everybody on this planet. Wouldn't it be attractive for your career to join the mission and respond to global concerns?

Takeshi Nishizawa,
Future Programmes, Earth Observation

Family businesses like OHB are based on human relationships. That is the reason why working for OHB is so special to me. I am passionate about working for and with people.

Lutz Bartels, Human Resources




Asteroids pose a threat to the Earth, we at OHB are working on solutions to prevent future collisions.

Marc Scheper, Space Transport, Robotics and Exploration


We simplify your life through smart space solutions.

In the field of E-AIT, I have the privilege of working directly on the satellite hardware that will one day fulfill its mission in space. Wow.

Corinna Heidmann, Engineer Electrical Assembly, Integration and Test 




In the Lunar Gateway project, we are working in cooperation with the major space organizations. Together we overcome technical challenges to help mankind advance further into the solar system.

Mathias Rohrbeck, Systems Engineer

In addition to the technical challenges in the projects, new requirements are also being placed on project management tools. I enjoy helping to shape these tools in a team.

Thomas Härtl,
Cost Accounting, Controlling & Reporting

We use additive manufacturing processes in the development of our space mechanisms primarily for prototype production. This gives us entirely new freedom in terms of design.

Andreas Ram,
Technician - active within OHB NextGen