Jobs in Germany

Grow and take part in our success

Are you already an experienced expert or are you just starting your professional career? Perhaps you are still a student and would like to learn more about what HENSOLDT can offer you?

We have great jobs and opportunities in your field of expertise that will let you grow and contribute to the success of our company!


Are you ready for a new challenge?

We are looking for motivated, highly qualified and pioneering people with an entrepreneurial spirit, enthusiasm for technology and the willingness to assume responsibility for complex and fascinating projects in multidisciplinary teams.

Find your job

  • Full-time and part-time jobs and mobile working
  • Development prospects & different career paths as well as further training opportunities
  • Collective agreements for the metal and electrical industry and extraordinary benefits


We develop innovative technologies for the future at HENSOLDT.

To do this, we always need fresh, motivated people who are prepared to break new ground. This is an opportunity for all newcomers, graduates and students. Join us and help us to achieve HENSOLDT’s ambitious goals!

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  • Compulsory / voluntary internships
  • Bachelor/master’s theses
  • Doctoral theses
  • Student trainee activities


Would you like to work in a future-oriented, technology-driven company?

Whether you are enthusiastic about technology or fascinated by finance, HENSOLDT offers you a variety of opportunities with good prospects for your future.

Become part of a great team!

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  • Internships for pupils
  • Apprenticeships
  • Dual study programmes

Job fields

We offer jobs in various specialist fields across all functional areas of our business.


Projects, Programmes, People

Maintenance Services

Repair, Overhaul, Testing


Design, Development, Testing

Customer Service

Inquiries, Travel, Support


Assembly, Testing

Central Functions

Sales, IT, Legal, HR, Comms

How to apply

Find your job in our job market portal

If you have any questions about your preferred position or if you encounter any problems while applying, our recruiting team will answer your questions and guide you through the process.

For frequently asked questions, you can find the answer in the FAQ section or ask our chatbot directly.


Prepare your application

Please apply exclusively online for the position you have selected by submitting a detailed application. You will need to have created a candidate profile in the applicant management tool for this. Please submit all relevant documents with your application, including a curriculum vitae, cover letter, certificates and/or references.

Please take sufficient time to prepare your application and make sure that your application documents are complete. We want to understand what professional topics you are interested in and where your passion lies. In your application, please mention the position for which you would like to be considered.

You should also state why you meet the requirements listed there. Tell us why it has to be HENSOLDT.

Recruitment process

We will provide you with feedback as soon as we have reviewed all documents and applications.

If you are shortlisted, a member of staff from our Human Resources department or the specialist department concerned will contact you to discuss the next steps.

Application process

Online application via our Job market

Review & candidate selection

Interview with hiring manager and HR

If necessary 2nd interview

Recruitment & onboarding


Important questions for the application process

  • How do I apply?

    You can apply online directly via our job market portal for the position that suits you best. If several positions appeal to you, you can also apply for multiple positions at the same time.

    To apply, please upload all documents such as cover letters and certificates under Attachments. We will then check the documents. You will receive a reply from us as soon as all of the applications received have been reviewed.

    If you are shortlisted, a member of staff from our Human Resources department or the specialist department concerned will contact you to discuss the next steps.

    It may occasionally take a bit longer to review the documents, but we will do our best to get back to you as soon as possible.

  • What happens after I have applied online?

    After you have successfully submitted your application online, you will receive a confirmation of receipt. We will then check your documents. You will receive feedback from us as soon as your application has been reviewed.

    If you are shortlisted, you will be invited to an interview. Otherwise, you will receive a rejection.

    For apprenticeships and dual studies only, we ask shortlisted applicants to participate in an online assessment centre before they are invited for an interview during our Application Day.

  • When will I receive feedback on my application?

    Every applicant receives feedback from us. We do our best to provide this as soon as possible, but the length of time it may take depends on the position in question. If you have not heard from us within six weeks, please contact us.

    For direct entrant applications, please email For student applications, please email For apprenticeships and dual studies, please email

  • Is there a deadline for application?

    HENSOLDT has no fixed application deadlines. However, positions are filled as soon as a suitable candidate is found. It is therefore always worth applying for a position as early as possible. Once you have found a position that appeals to you, it is best to apply immediately.

    With regard to internships, your application should be received at least three months before the planned start date. If you cannot find a suitable position advertised, you are welcome to send us an unsolicited application via our job market portal.

    All of our job advertisements for apprenticeships and dual studies are advertised from June/July of the year before the start of the apprenticeship/semester. Our job advertisements remain online until we have been able to fill all spots with suitable applicants.

  • May I apply for multiple positions?

    HENSOLDT does not have a limit on how often you may apply. You are welcome to apply for any position that interests you.

  • What documents will I need for my application?

    Please apply exclusively online via our job market portal and provide the following application documents.

    For regular positions:
    Curriculum vitae, cover letter, all other relevant documents such as degree certificates, confirmation of previous positions, letters of recommendation.

    For internships, working student positions & final theses:
    Curriculum vitae, cover letter, certificate of matriculation, proof of performance, plus an excerpt from the examination regulations which shows the duration of your compulsory internship or final thesis.

    For apprenticeships & dual studies:
    CV, cover letter and your final report cards for the last three years.

  • How can I submit my application documents?

    Please apply exclusively online with your complete application documents via our job market portal. Please upload all of your documents, such as cover letters and certificates, under Attachments.

  • How can I edit my application?

    If you have made a mistake in your application or would like to change something, please email us.

    For direct entrant applications, please email For student applications, please email For apprenticeships, please email

  • How can I withdraw my application?

    If you wish to withdraw your application, please log into your account on our job market portal and go to your Candidate Home. Select the application that you wish to withdraw.

  • May I apply as a non-EU citizen?

    HENSOLDT employees are selected according to their skills and qualifications. Therefore, we also welcome applications from candidates who are not from or resident in Germany. If you are a non-EU citizen, you will need a residence permit valid for the entire period of your employment with HENSOLDT.

  • What is the best way to contact you?

    You are welcome to contact us via email or via the contact form on this website. We look forward to your questions and hope to be able to answer them as soon as possible.

    For direct entrant applications, please email For student applications, please email For apprenticeships, please email