Lead Scheduling Manager

Job Description

Siemens Mobility (SMO) is the world’s leading provider of mobility solutions that enable the efficient, safe, and environmentally friendly transport of people and goods - and help improve the quality of everyday life for millions of people on all continents.

Motivated by innovation, we develop intelligent solutions for the growing digitalization of the transport sector. Our range of offerings includes rail vehicles, rail automation, road traffic management systems, rail electrification and services.

Today, we are recruiting for the Lead Schedule Manager to join our Project Team in Cairo office. This is an excellent career opportunity for experienced professionals from Rail /Transportation Business looking to join a truly international team.

Job Summary:

The Lead Schedule Manager and his team are responsible for the planning, preparation, implementation and monitoring of the integrated civil works and rail systems project time schedule using Primavera software. He is responsible for the detailed planning and composition of the rail systems’ time schedule, measuring progress, preparation of progress reports, critical path analysis and determining delay recovery measures.

Your Role – International, Challenging and Future-Oriented!

  • The Lead Schedule Manager is responsible for the preparation, implementation, and monitoring of the integrated project time schedule for the works delivered by Siemens Mobility under the Contract
  • Preparation of a comprehensive overall project time schedule incorporating civil and rail systems, and providing guidance and expertise for the development of relevant sub-schedules
  • Leading an intercultural team of schedulers in preparation of detailed 3 month rolling schedules, integrated schedules and progress reports
  • Lead the Schedule team in preparing fully resourced cost loaded schedules using Primavera software for both civil and rail system works
  • Preparation of comprehensive monthly progress reports for the client, e.g. time schedule deviation analysis, MTAs, S-curves, variance report, critical path report, resources, etc.
  • Controlling to meet target dates in the different technical disciplines in conjunction with consortium partners and develop mitigation and acceleration measures
  • Forensic analysis of events to support claim defense and claim preparation

Your Qualifications and Skills – Digital and Solid!

  • Engineering degree or successful completion of a comparable, technical based apprenticeship
  • In depth knowledge of planning the construction of large infrastructure projects, desirable with specific detailed planning experience in rail systems
  • Extensive experience (min. 10 years) as Planner and Scheduler, preferably in the Rail industry. 
  • Fully conversant in the use of Primavera scheduling tool latest version
  • Experience in measuring progress against the schedule, preparation of progress reports and related submissions to meet contractual requirements
  • Knowledgeable of project management principles for project execution
  • Strong team leadership and mediation skills
  • Fluent in English both spoken and written is essential, Arabic language skills are beneficial

What else do you need to know?

As a world leader in developing and producing the most advanced technologies, we improve lives and further human achievements worldwide, while also protecting the climate - all thanks to our employees. Working with us, you have the foundation to develop personally and professionally. We give you the chance to do something significant, that benefits society and human progress. We give you the chance to create a difference.

At Siemens we are always challenging ourselves to build a better future. We need the most innovative and diverse Digital Minds to develop tomorrow ‘s reality. Find out more about the Digital world of Siemens

Diversity at Siemens is our source of creativity and innovation. Having different types of talent and experiences makes us more ambitious and better prepared to respond optimally to the demands of the Society. Therefore, we value the candidates that reflect the Diversity that we enjoy in our Company. Please find more information at

We are looking forward to receiving your online application.

Please note: Only complete applications can be considered in the selection process.

Organization: Siemens Mobility

Company: Siemens Mobility Egypt LLC

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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