• Planning, operation and configuration of security solutions to monitor security and detect security incidents and vulnerabilities
  • Management of vulnerabilities, security events and security incidents (including analysis, response, reporting)
  • Creation and configuration of parameters and rules to monitor and enforce security measures within the security tool landscape (e.g. SIEM, vulnerability management, Endpoint Security, Firewall, Proxy)
  • Control of service providers to maintain and improve the agreed IT security services
  • Derivation and tracking of measures to improve safety
  • Creation of security reports and security analyses
  • Coordination and implementation of communication within the IT organization and with the contact persons of the departments in all questions concerning security incidents and external threats
  • Continuous further development of IT security standards, architectures and processes taking into account current technology standards and developments
  • Active exchange of information with the various security units, including the SOC Team

Alternatively, the position may be exercised at another national Rheinmetall locations.


  • Successfully completed studies in computer science, IT security or equivalent professional experience
  • At least 3 years relevant professional experience in the IT security environment e.g. CERT, SOC
  • Experience and knowledge of the tools and processes for handling IT security incidents
  • Technical and methodical knowledge in handling IT security tools such as SIEM, firewall, proxy
  • Certification in the IT security area: TISP, CISSP, GIAC, CEH or others
  • Experience with relevant regulations and standards in the field of IT security (e.g. ISO27001, BSI IT Grundschutz, OWASP, NIST, CIS Controls)
  • Fluent in German and English, both written and spoken
  • Ability to work in a team and communication skills
  • Analytical, conceptual and flexible working methods

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 can 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