Design the software solutions of tomorrow with us! For the development of our unmanned aerial systems (UAS), we are looking for an experienced software developer (m/f/d) to take on the following tasks:

  • Design, implementation and testing of operator applications and simulators (3D mission planning, AR sensor control, Pilot's View).
  • Integration of video and sensor data
  • Development of software components in C++ using Qt and osgEarth
  • Support for integration into software systems and hardware
  • Creation of accompanying documentation


  • Completed studies in the field of computer science, visual computing or similar
  • Very good C++ knowledge; Python knowledge desirable
  • Experience in software development under Linux and Windows
  • Knowledge of software development tools Git, CMake, Qt Creator, Eclipse
  • Experience in developing 3D graphics applications with OpenSceneGraph/osgEarth
  • Experience with OpenCV and GIS tools such as QGIS is desirable
  • Independent and result-oriented working in a team
  • Very good German and good English skills

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 Penzberg, we offer you:

  • Flexible working hours
  • Attractive remuneration and 30 days holiday per year
  • Exciting, interdisciplinary and international projects
  • A corporate culture that promotes professional and personal development
  • Employee benefits, e.g. employee share purchase programme or corporate benefits platform
  • Free parking facilities


Rheinmetall Technical Publications GmbH is the systems house within the Rheinmetall Group for unmanned aerial vehicles. It is one of the largest providers of complex logistics engineering and technical publications services.

A career in our aviation systems division is for anyone wanting to work on networked drone systems of the future with smart and sophisticated technologies. As a certified aeronautical engineering company, we offer the full scope of services – from research and development, integration, testing and certification to product support. We support our military and civilian customers in carrying out their missions by integrating and networking with other deployment systems.

As a creator of logistical analyses and technical documentation for operation, inspection, maintenance and repairs as well as spare parts documentation, we are a first-rate employer for technical specialists in land and naval systems.


Responsible contact person:
Ms Bär

For questions regarding your application, please use the contact form.