• After the specialized training in Zurich, you will represent the company as a permanently assigned mechanical or electrical system technician at the customer's repair sites in the Middle East region
  • You will perform maintenance, troubleshooting and repair tasks on the 35mm air defense system at the customer's site (gun, sensor unit, power supply, hydraulics, brakes, air conditioning, etc.)
  • You will support and advise the customer's technicians in preventive and corrective maintenance as well as logistic tasks in workshops and at the different bases
  • You will conduct "on-the-job-trainings" for the customer's personnel and ensure the correct operation of the system
  • Furthermore, you support the customer in the analysis of technical problems
  • In addition, you will recommend acceptable solutions for improvements to the customer to increase the overall maintainability and readiness of the system
  • You will operate and maintain test equipment, special tools as well as complete test benches


  • Advanced mechanical or electrical engineering qualifications, confirmed by certification recognized in Switzerland or the EU according to ISO standards
  • You have a work and residence permit for Switzerland
  • Willingness to spend several years abroad in the Middle East
  • Good communication skills coupled with a high degree of independence, resilience and flexibility
  • You have experience and the ability to properly conduct on-the-job trainings
  • Strong intercultural competence
  • Very good written and spoken German and English (IELTS level B2 or equivalent)
  • Very good user skills (MS Office) as well as SAP knowledge would be an advantage
  • You have a driving license for the category passenger car


  • Interesting technology and an international environment
  • In-depth training at our headquarters in Zurich (6-12 months) before the assignment to the Middle East
  • You will remain employed at the company headquarters in Zurich during the multi-year assignment abroad
  • Attractive compensation and benefits system
  • Success oriented salary
  • There is a possibility to relocate to the Middle East together with your family
  • During the assignment, accommodation and car will be provided by the company and international health insurance will be supported by the company


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: Mr. Focke

For questions regarding your application, please use the contact form: https://rheinmetall.com/kontakt-bewerbung



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