• Operation of database management systems of different manufacturers
  • Self-Responsibe creation, update, backup and restore of databases
  • Creation and maintenance of automation for installation, extension and monitoring of databases
  • Deployment of tools for automated DBMS operation
  • Provisioning of databases (both on-premise and cloud-based)
  • Creation of operating documents and concepts
  • Participation in international project teams and project lead
  • Coordination and management of external subject matter experts

 The position can be offered at any national Rheinmetall location.


  • University degree or comparable education in the profession of IT
  • Several years of professional experience in DBMS operation, especially in the area of Oracle or MS-SQL (other DBMS or non-SQL DB also quite desirable)
  • Confident in the application and creation of automation scripts
  • Experience in change planning in DBMS environment is required
  • Good conceptual skills
  • Certification in DBMS environment is desirable
  • Experience in project management is desired
  • Very good knowledge of German and English, both written and spoken
  • Enthusiasm for the set-up work in the context of an IT transformation
  • Independent, self-organized, structured and professional working style
  • Systematic thinking, methodical approach and creativity
  • Distinct communicative and social competence for cooperation and coordination
  • High level of commitment, motivation, ability to work in a team and under pressure
  • Assertiveness, flexibility, intercultural competence and willingness to travel

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, dynamic working environment in which you play a central role as an IT specialist. In order to meet the ever-increasing requirements in the areas of mobility and security, we need your expertise. As an employee in our company, you will benefit from a positive working atmosphere in which you will feel comfortable in the long term. Together with your motivated colleagues, you will work with us on new exciting and extraordinary technologies and products for global markets.

At our locations we offer you:

  • Attractive remuneration as well as flexible working time models
  • Mobile working
  • Fitness and health offers
  • Corporate Benefits Platform


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.


Central contact person: Mr. Bayer

Central recruiting hotline:

+49 (0) 2131 5350 – 7667
(Mo - Fr 9 am to 12 am available)