Create the software solutions of tomorrow with us! For our flight simulation we are looking for a motivated software developer (m/f/d) who enjoys hardware-related software development and who wants to contribute to and further develop our simulators.

You will take over the following tasks:

  • Software development in C++ mostly according to architecture, partly also according to design specifications, for various interfaces within the simulator
  • Focus on programming of hardware related software parts (HWIO, CAN-Bus, etc.) as well as software parts for controlling motion and vibration systems
  • Independent testing, error analysis and optimization of the self-developed software parts on the hardware
  • Integration of own software parts in sub-systems or in the target system flight simulator
  • Documentation of the software components for which you are responsible
  • Cooperation in an agile developer team
  • Support of the system integration


  • Completed studies in the field of computer science, aerospace, communications/electrical engineering, or similar
  • Several years of professional experience in software development
  • Good programming and design skills in C++
  • Complex understanding of software architecture
  • Experience in handling test, measurement and analysis equipment is desirable
  • Experience in the field of flight simulation is an advantage, at least a high affinity to the field of aviation
  • Very good knowledge of English, both written and spoken

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 challenging job in an exciting and international market of the future. What you should bring with you is a high degree of personal responsibility and willingness to perform. At Rheinmetall, you will find recognition, attractive remuneration and a secure and long-term perspective. We attach great importance to the compatibility of career and family. We look forward to your experience and expertise to drive the future of mobility and security together with motivated colleagues.

At our location in Bremen, we offer you:

  •     Flexible working hours (flexitime and trust-based working hours)
  •     Attractive remuneration and 30 days holiday per year
  •     Exciting, interdisciplinary and international projects in a matrix organisation
  •     A corporate culture that promotes professional and personal development
  •     Employee benefits of a large corporation, e.g. company pension scheme and employee share purchase programme
  •     Corporate benefits platform
  •     Fitness and health offers as well as VIVA family service
  •     Subsidised company restaurant and free water, coffee and fruit


Digitalisation, networking, cyber – the Electronic Solutions division covers the entire chain of effects in the system network: from sensors and the networking of platforms and soldiers to the (partially) automated connection of effectors. This is complemented by solutions for protection in cyberspace. Other fields of activity of this Rheinmetall division include comprehensive training and simulation solutions, to which the company contributes over 40 years of experience. Furthermore, there are operator solutions for aircraft. The division is divided into the following business units: Air Defence & Radar Systems, Integrated Electronic Systems and Technical Publications.

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.


Responsible contact person:
Ms Korreck

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