Product Data Management (PDM) Application Engineer (m/w/d)

  • Zürich, ZH, Switzerland
  • 16/12/2022
Full time Data Science Big Data Data Management Biostatistics

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We offer you a creative and dynamic work environment in which you, as an IT specialist, play a central role. Are you looking for a job with creative freedom and development opportunities? Then you've come to the right place! We offer you a dynamic environment with the opportunity to get involved and gain insight into many exciting projects.

Specifically, you can expect the following:
  • Development of (partial) concepts for PDM / CAD / IT solutions and integration into the company
  • Support in the conception, implementation and operation of complex PDM / CAD / IT projects
  • Operation optimization and automation of interfaces from and to PDM systems
  • Extend and revise technical information and data models
  • Continuous support for internal users


  • Completed technical college studies in the field of computer science / mechanical engineering or completed training as a computer scientist EFZ (m/f/d) or technician EFZ (m/f/d) or several years of professional experience in the desired working environment
  • Very good knowledge of PDM (Siemens Teamcenter or comparable) is an advantage, especially in product development and change management processes
  • Good knowledge of 3D CAD systems (ideally Siemens NX)
  • Knowledge of ERP system desirable
  • Pronounced initiative, analytical and conceptual skills as well as resilience are expected
  • Quick comprehension and goal-oriented way of working
  • good written and spoken English knowledge
  • Willingness to make occasional business trips


We offer you a challenging job in an exciting and international future market. At Rheinmetall you will find recognition, attractive remuneration and secure, long-term prospects. We attach great importance to the compatibility of work and family. We look forward to your experience and expertise in order to advance the future of mobility and security together with motivated colleagues.

At our location in Zurich we offer you:
  • Flexible working hours (flexible and trust-based working hours); Home office where possible and sensible
  • Very good social benefits and a performance-related salary
  • Immediately after the onset of illness, the full salary (incl. 13th monthly salary) is paid from the first to max. the 730th day
  • Employee benefits of a large corporation, e.g. E.g. company pension plan, employee share purchase program and free flu vaccination
  • Promotion of needs-based further training
  • Staff restaurant as well as external catering and shopping facilities nearby
  • Various perks (e.g. insurance products, mobile phone subscriptions)
  • Case management and individual social care
  • Workplace a few minutes' walk from Zurich-Oerlikon train station, bus stop in front of the house


Digitization, networking, cyber - the Electronic Solutions division covers the entire chain of effects in the system network, from sensors to the networking of platforms and soldiers to the (partially) automated connection of effectors. This is supplemented by solutions for protection in cyberspace. Other areas of activity for this Rheinmetall division include comprehensive training and simulation solutions, to which the company has over 40 years of experience. There are also operator solutions for aircraft. The division is divided into the business units Air Defense & Radar Systems, Integrated Electronic Systems and Technical Publications.

The listed Rheinmetall AG as an integrated technology group with more than 25,000 employees worldwide stands for a solid, internationally successful company that is active in different markets with an innovative range of products and services. As a well-known development partner and direct supplier to the global automotive industry and as a leading international system house for security technology, Rheinmetall, based on its high level of expertise in its basic technologies, takes up long-term megatrends, identifies viable new markets with high growth potential and develops innovative solutions for a safe future worth living in. The focus on sustainability is an integral part of the Rheinmetall strategy.


  • Ref.-Nr.: CH00441
  • Working time: full time
  • Type of contract : Open-ended contract