• New and further development of mechatronic auxiliary units for electrified vehicle powertrains, such as hybrid, BEV and especially FCEV
  • CAD design of prototypes and samples up to A-grade in CATIA V5
  • Numerical (pre-)design of assemblies and individual elements in cooperation with simulation (FEM, CFD, MBS etc.)
  • Implementation of system analyses and benchmarks
  • Preparation of documentation such as specifications, assembly plans and technical presentations
  • Commissioning and supervision of the manufacturing and assembly processes of product samples using external suppliers and the in-house prototyping department
  • Close exchange of information on construction, design and interfaces within the department, the company, vis-à-vis customers and suppliers
  • Presentation of results of the responsible scopes internally and to customers


  • Completed studies in the field of mechanical engineering, mechatronics or a comparable degree programme
  • Vocational training is advantageous (mechanics, mechatronics, electrical engineering, etc.)
  • In-depth experience in the use of common CAD and advance design tools (e.g. CATIA, M-Design, Kiss, FEM)
  • Experience in new and basic design of assemblies desirable
  • Knowledge of auxiliary units of the PEM fuel cell (BoP) and of the requirements of high-voltage components is an advantage
  • Confident dealing with national and international customers
  • Structured and analytical way of working, coupled with a hands-on mentality
  • Self-responsibility and self-motivation
  • Very good knowledge of German and 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 creative and dynamic working environment in which challenging and exciting tasks await you: innovative solutions for the future of mobility and safety. As a group with a history and a future, we offer you a secure job and the perspective of long-term development. 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 safety together with motivated colleagues.

At our location in Neuss, we offer you:

  • Company pension scheme
  • Employee share purchase programme
  • Flexible working time models
  • Corporate benefits platform


The Sensors and Actuators division is synonymous with outstanding expertise in thermal and fluid management applications in the mobility domain and industry.
Its five business units – Actuators, Automotive Emission Systems, Commercial Diesel Systems, Pump Technology, and Solenoid Valves – develop solutions for major challenges facing the automotive sector, including downsizing, reducing emissions and boosting efficiency, while simultaneously optimizing performance. The Pump Technology business unit combines top-notch system expertise with a wide spectrum of pumps for oil, vacuum and cooling systems destined for a full range of engine and cooling applications.

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 Wichmann

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