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HE Space Operations

HE Space Operations is a thriving privately owned company specialised in personnel recruitment and services exclusively for space agencies and the space industry. HE Space Operations is international, with offices in the Netherlands (Noordwijk), Germany (Bremen, Darmstadt) and the USA (Houston). HE Space Operations is a significant manpower supplier to European space programmes, bringing together around 200 professionals from Europe and beyond with 32 nationalities. In 2014, HE Space won the German Corporate Social Responsibility Award for Gender Diversity. The company provides expertise in engineering, scientific, management and administration support to the European Space Agency at ESA HQ, ESTEC, ESOC, ESAC, ECSAT, ESRIN and EAC, to EUMETSAT and to European commercial space industry including Airbus Defence & Space, OHB Systems, Jena-Optronik, SES Astra, TESAT Spacecom, Space Tech, Thales Alenia Space, IABG, Rovsing and Spaceopal. Our staff has made significant contributions to many of Europe’s most exciting space projects. 

Facts and figures:

• Founded in 1983
• Located in Bremen since 2004
• Headquarters: Bremen
• Number of employees : 42 in Bremen, 70 in Germany, 130 in Europa
• Branches: Darmstadt, München

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