HE Space

HE Space Operations is a thriving privately owned company specialised in personnel recruitment exclusively for space agencies and the space industry. HE Space Operations is international, with offices in the Netherlands (Noordwijk), Germany (Bremen, Darmstadt & Munich), the UK and the USA (Houston).

HE Space Operations is a significant manpower supplier to European space programmes bringing together more than 160 professionals from Europe and beyond (30 nationalities).

Our company provides expert engineering, scientific, management and administration support to ESA at ESA HQ, ESTEC, ESOC, ESAC, ECSAT, ESRIN and EAC, to EUMETSAT and to European commercial space industry including Airbus Defence & Space (formerly EADS-Astrium), OHB Systems, Jena-Optronik, SES Astra, TESAT Spacecom, IABG and Spaceopal. Our staff have made significant contributions to many of Europe’s most exciting space projects.

As a result of the excellent support provided to both customers and employees HE Space Operations has grown by 300% over the past six years. In recognition of our service we have been awarded the EADS Astrium Master Supplier Award and the Cultural Diversity Award. In 2014, HE Space won the German Corporate Social Responsibility Award for Gender Diversity.