Telecommunication Commissioning & Testing Engineer

Job Description

Siemens - Smart Infrastructure - Digital Gird (SI-DG) is one of the leading global suppliers of products, systems, solutions, and services for the economical, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. As the trusted partner for the development and extension of an efficient and reliable power infrastructure, Digital Gird offers utilities and the industry the portfolio they need. This includes facilities and systems for the low-voltage and distribution power grid level, smart grid and energy automation solutions, power supply for industrial plants, and high-voltage transmission systems. Represented in more than 90 countries, this Siemens Division has nearly 53,000 employees and more than 100 production sites worldwide.

For our SI-DG setup in Egypt we are looking for a Telecommunication Commissioning & Test Engineer to support our growing business:

Telecommunication Commissioning & Test Engineer is responsible for Commission, install/setup, integrate, test and implement telecommunication technologies in energy utility (PDH, SDH, MPLS-TP, IP-MPLS, Microwave) as well as PLC (Power Line Carrier) and Tele-protection. Commissioning & Test Engineer work is completed on time and within technical best practicing within transmission Control Centers. Telecommunication Commissioning & Test Engineer will report directly to the Site Manager while work is taking place, the Telecommunication Commissioning & Test Engineer will monitor progress, oversee delivery of materials and carry out safety checks and sort out any problems which could hold up work as they arise. Also keep in close contact with members of their site team at all times, and liaise with site engineers, surveyors, technicians, planners and subcontractors. He will also ensure that work complies with regulations and health and safety legislation as well as other legal requirements.

What are my responsibilities?
• Creating and carrying out test procedures.
• Investigating problems and diagnosing and repairing faults.
• Writing reports and documentation.
• Liaising with installation/project engineers
• Scheduling and coordinating work to tight deadlines
• Reviews the project technical documentation and the contractual requirements
• Coordinates activities of vendor representatives and subcontractors
• Ensures safe execution of all commissioning activities through the application of the work permit procedure.
• Coordinate the shutdowns and witnessing / inspection of work by client

What do I need to qualify for this job?
• Bachelor degree in Communication engineering
• At least 5 years’ experience in Telecommunication utility commissioning, maintenance & testing
• Excellent computer skills, capability to express complex matters in clear and understandable language, excellent presentation and writing skills.
• Commission, install/setup, integrate, test and implement telecommunication technologies (PDH, SDH, MPLS-TP, IP-MPLS, Microwave) and PLC (Power Line Carrier) and Tele- 
   protection within technical best practicing of transmission Control Centers.
• Good communication skills.
• Strong Knowledge of different telecommunication technologies (PDH, SDH, MPLS-TP, IP-MPLS) and PLC (Power Line Carrier) and Tele-protection as well as networking 
   communication (at Least CCNA is required)
• Good knowledge of Microwave links.
• Fluent English Language (Writing and speaking)
• Engineering & Design Preparation capabilities
• Hard worker and ability to work under high pressure.

What else do I need to know?
Siemens is dedicated to quality, equality, and valuing diversity, and we welcome applications that reflect the diversity of the communities within which we work. People with disabilities will be preferred in case of equal qualification. Please find more information at

How do I apply?
We are looking forward to receiving your on-line application. Please note: only complete application documents, including diplomas, certificates of employment or letter of recommendation respectively can be considered in the selection process.

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Industrial LLC

Experience Level: Experienced Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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