• Development of system solutions for vehicle integration in the field of active protection systems
  • Analysis of system requirements and determination of overall/subsystem specifications
  • Development and definition of the system configuration
  • Configuration and change management
  • System integration and development of interface specifications
  • Execution of functional and safety analyses (FTA, MTBF, FMEA, USW.) with the corresponding documentation
  • Creation of system documentation
  • Readiness to travel



  • Completed studies in the field of electrical engineering, electronics, mechatronics or systems engineering
  • Several years of professional experience and sound knowledge in the planning, implementation and commissioning of complex electrical/electronic systems
  • Experience in the configuration of complex electrical/electronic systems with distributed intelligence
  • Knowledge in the creation of requirements specifications and with requirements management tools (e.g. DOORS)
  • Experience in the preparation of MTBF, FTA and FMEA analyses and in the use of corresponding software tools
  • Knowledge in the field of functional safety (EN 61508)
  • Experience in the creation of functional descriptions/modelling (e.g. with SYSML, UML)
  • Business fluent in German and English

At Rheinmetall, your strengths and experience are worth something. We also highly value diversity and equal opportunity. We look forward to receiving your application.


We offer you a creative and dynamic working environment in which challenging and exciting tasks await you: innovative solutions for the future of mobility and safety. As a group with a history and a future, we offer you a secure job and the perspective of long-term development. We attach great importance to the compatibility of career and family. We look forward to your experience and expertise to drive the future of mobility and safety together with motivated colleagues.

At our location in Lohmar, we offer you:

  • Employee share purchase programme
  • Flexible working time models
  • Attractive remuneration


Impact and cover – the Weapon and Ammunition Division's portfolio includes solutions for threat-appropriate, effective and accurate firepower as well as comprehensive protection. Whether on land, at sea or in the air, Rheinmetall supplies impressive systems that ensure superiority on the battlefields and operational areas of today and the future. The division is divided into three business units: Weapon and Munition, Propulsion Systems and Protection Systems.

Rheinmetall AG, publicly listed and based in Düsseldorf, Germany, is a powerful, internationally successful corporation. As an integrated technology group, Rheinmetall is a market leader in the areas of environmentally friendly mobility and threat-appropriate security technology. Rheinmetall commands a foremost position as a global first-tier supplier to the automotive industry for modules and systems. Furthermore, Rheinmetall is Europe’s foremost supplier of defence and security technology and a longstanding partner of the armed forces.


Person of Contact: Mr. Franke

Central Recruiting Hotline: +49 (0) 2131 5350 7667