Development engineer fire control units (m/f/d)

Gehaltsinformation: Very good social benefits and a success-oriented salary


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Are you looking for a job with creative freedom and development opportunities? Then you are exactly right with us! We offer you a dynamic environment with the opportunity to get involved and gain an insight into many exciting projects.

Your main tasks will include:

  • Plant responsibility for development projects in the field of fire control systems

  • Sub-project management tasks in system development

  • Creation of system, operating, feed, integration and safety concepts as well as the corresponding system specifications

  • Definition of development orders for assemblies and subsystems

  • Execution of system tests during commissioning / qualification phase (internal/external)

  • Preparation and assessment of change requests

  • Support of fire control units in tests and trials at home and abroad


  • Technical college degree in the fields of electrical engineering / mechatronics or similar

  • Relevant professional experience is an advantage

  • Experience in plant development or in the development of products with increased requirements such as military is desirable

  • Knowledge in technical project management is an advantage

  • Independent and solution-oriented approach as well as a team- and goal-oriented working style

  • Willingness to familiarize yourself with new topics

  • Very good knowledge of written and spoken German and English, Italian an advantage

  • Willingness for short stays abroad


We offer you a challenging job in an exciting and international market of the future. 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 Zurich, we offer you:

  • Flexible working hours (flexitime and trust-based working hours); home office, where possible and reasonable

  • Very good social benefits and a success-oriented salary

  • Full salary continuation (incl. 13th month's salary) from the first to max. 730th day immediately upon commencement in case of illness

  • Employee benefits of a large corporation, e.g. company pension plan, employee stock purchase program and free flu vaccination

  • Promotion of further training in line with requirements

  • Staff restaurant and external catering and shopping facilities nearby

  • Various benefits (e.g. insurance products, cell phone subscriptions)

  • Individual internal and external personnel development measures in cooperation with our Rheinmetall Academy

  • Case management and individual social support

  • Workplace within walking distance of Zurich-Oerlikon train station, bus stop in front of the building


Contact Person: Alexander Focke

Kontakt für Bewerbung

Herr Alexander Focke


  • Arbeitsweg

  • Beruf und Familie

  • Essen und Trinken

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Birchstrasse 155, 8050 Zürich

Mehr zum Job

Gehaltsinformation Very good social benefits and a success-oriented salary
Beschäftigungsart Festanstellung
Arbeitszeit Vollzeit
Qualifikation Abschluss Hochschule / Duales Studium / Berufsakademie
Keywords Ingenieur für Elektrotechnik (m/w/d), Ingenieur für Maschinenbau (m/w/d)
Birchstrasse 155, 8050 Zürich