• Responsibility for leading the cross-functional team of change and release committees for turret weapon systems
  • Organization, management and execution of change and release committees
  • Analyze all changes with respect to quality, cost & time, and fit, form & function
  • Ensuring baseline and specification compliance for all changes and releases
  • Control of the product structure according to variant & version management
  • Reviewing all data and documents for completeness prior to the change or release process
  • Responsibility of stakeholder management for all internal departments and external suppliers along the entire value chain and product life cycle
  • Ensuring compliance with the global change process
  • Communicating the current project status to the project manager and the PMO based on the changed or released data
  • Responsibility for regular awareness events, training and technical support for all internal staff and external contractors
  • Contribute to the improvement of processes, methods and tools in the CM area
  • Assist in the preparation of documentation for internal, external, and customer CM audits


  • Successfully completed degree in engineering, electrical/electronics, aerospace, computer science, automotive engineering or similar field
  • In-depth knowledge of configuration and change management
  • Broad experience with requirements management and knowledge of IBM Rational DOORS desirable
  • Excellent stakeholder management skills
  • Results-oriented, assertive work ethic and strong negotiation skills for management within the matrix
  • Logical and analytical skills, high motivation, networked thinking, ability to work in a team, mobility and mental flexibility
  • Fluent in written and spoken German and English
  • In depth knowledge in developing and working with ERP and PLM/PDM systems as well as MS Office
  • Previous experience from the defense industry in delivering complex platforms/systems is an advantage

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 security. As a Group with a history and a future, we offer you a secure job and the prospect of long-term development. We attach great importance to the compatibility of career and family. We look forward to your experience and expertise to help us drive forward the future of mobility and safety together with motivated colleagues.

At our location in Unterlüß we offer you:

  • Attractive remuneration and flexible working time models
  • Mobile working
  • Employee share purchase program
  • Subsidized company restaurant
  • Shuttle bus from the station to the plant
  • Corporate benefits plattform


Tactics and logistics: The Vehicle Systems division offers a field-proven and versatile vehicle portfolio on wheels and tracks. This includes combat, support, logistics and special vehicles and is constantly evolving. The division is divided into the following business units: Tactical Vehicles and Logistic Vehicles. Sensors, guidance systems, protection technologies and effectors from the partner divisions turn Rheinmetall's wheeled and tracked vehicles into highly effective 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.


Responsible contact person: Ms. Stanik

Central recruiting hotline:

+49 (0) 2131 5350 - 7667

(available Mo - Fr from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.)