Analysis of system requirements for the Lethality area and determination of error budgets for the calculation of hit probabilities. The task includes in detail:

  • Assumption of a leading project role as a systems engineer for the Lethality division
  • Responsibility for meeting the performance requirements of the weapon system
  • System requirements analysis
  • Creation of system specifications and architectures
  • Creation of concepts as well as models for the calculation of error budgets
  • Calculation of hit probabilities
  • Evaluation of bombardment results
  • Collaboration in international teams across different locations


  • Completed studies in the field of engineering
  • Several years of professional experience in the relevant field, including significant experience in the areas of lethality, weapon and sight systems
  • Applied knowledge of the mechanical, electrical and logical interfaces of the lethality subsystem within the framework of the overall design of the system as well as design of gun turrets and weapon systems
  • Develop specifications for interface requirements between sighting systems, sensors, fire control, weapon control and the core electronic architecture
  • Familiarity with safety standards and requirements for the design and qualification of safety-related systems and experience in performing system-level trade-offs to determine the optimal architectural design within the system design boundaries for the vehicle
  • Applied knowledge of EOPM as well as automatic target tracking and acquisition, supporting algorithms and general image processing to support situational awareness or target acquisition
  • Structured, logical analyst with profound knowledge of small and medium calibre turrets and weapon systems

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 you can expect challenging and exciting tasks: innovative solutions for the future of mobility and safety. As a group with history and future, we offer you a secure workplace and the prospect of developing in the long term. 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 (m/f/d).

At our location in Unterlüß we offer you:

  • Relocation support will be offered
  • Attractive salary and flexible working time models
  • Mobile working
  • Company pension program
  • Employee share purchase program
  • Subsidised company restaurant
  • Special conditions for fitness centers
  • Shuttle bus from the station to the company
  • 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.

As an integrated technology group with more than 25,000 employees worldwide, the listed Rheinmetall AG stands for a strong, internationally successful company that operates in various markets with an innovative range of products and services. As a renowned development partner and direct supplier to the global automotive industry and a leading international systems provider for security technology, Rheinmetall draws on its high level of expertise in its basic technologies to address long-term megatrends, identify viable new markets with high growth potential and develop innovative solutions for a safe and liveable future. The focus on sustainability is an integral part of Rheinmetall's strategy. The company aims to achieve CO2 neutrality by 2035.


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Ms. Merch

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