• In your function you will be responsible for the development of system software for safety-critical applications in real time
  • You also maintain the inventory software under Windows/Linux/QNX/Android
  • You support the development and integration of a real-time bus
  • Furthermore, you will carry out integration and module tests
  • The creation of documentation accompanying the development is also part of your area of responsibility
  • You determine the interfaces with adjacent areas (system, hardware development)
  • Finally, you will be responsible for coordination and agreement with external partners


  • You have successfully completed your scientific studies in the field of communications engineering, IT or similar
  • Furthermore, you are familiar with bus systems for secure and time-critical data transmission
  • You also have extensive knowledge and experience with various operating systems (LINUX, Windows, QNX)
  • Furthermore, you are an expert in programming in C/C++
  • You have experience in UML as well as in the programming of safety-critical software (EN 61508)
  • You also have several years of experience in the area of hardware-related software development of time-critical system controls
  • Furthermore you are communicative, committed and independent
  • You are fluent in German
  • After all, you convince through your confident and self-assured appearance

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


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