Consortium Testing and Commissioning Manager Egypt High Speed Train Project

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 “Testing and Commissioning Manager” position for Siemens Mobility Egypt to Join our New Project Team in Cairo office. This is an excellent career opportunity for professional talents from Rail /Transportation Business to join Siemens Team and help us re-imagine the world by finding solutions and making the world a smarter place for tomorrow.

Your Role – International, Challenging and Future-Oriented!

The Testing & Commissioning Manager for the consortium is responsible for coordinating the testing and commissioning activities related to the consortium scope and to support the team allocated to each line.

The T&C Manager is responsible to work with the customer and his representative, with the certification body to define and agree the verification and validation strategy.

  • To lead and coordinate the safe and efficient execution of the system integration testing required to verify and validate the performance of the blue, green and red line systems on behalf of the SOAC consortium. This will enable to receive the taking over certificate and allow the customer to perform the Trial Running and Trial Operations phases with a view to facilitating the timely opening of the three high speed Line for passenger service.
  • Support the line T&C Manger to lead and plan prescribed integration tests across all railway sub systems including Signaling, Train, Customer Information Systems, Radio, Communications, Driver Only Operation and Power.
  • Chip in to Identify gaps, risks and hazards in the testing undertaken strategy.
  • Identify and carry out the T&C strategy needed to achieve the overall system certification.
  • Reviewing and approve integration test scripts on behalf of the consortium
  • Clarifying T&C related issues at interfaces between the Subsystems (Package 2)
  • Supporting to the integration of the Subsystem T&C activities
  • Performing or participating in Test reports reviews
  • Attending the meetings where requested.
  • Providing weekly progress and status report for the area under their responsibility
  • The preferred candidate has the responsibilities to coordinate with all the other stakeholders internal and external for all the aspect related to the design under his responsibility.

Your Qualifications and Skills – Digital and Solid!

  • Degree in engineering, preferably in electrical engineering or electrical power engineering
  • Extensive professional experience in rail transport systems, ideally in the systems business, with the focus on railways systems
  • Specialist knowledge in the areas of ERTMS deployment and mainline environment.
  • Independent and structured approach to work
  • High level of customer and quality orientation together with strong abilities in consulting and implementation
  • Excellent communication abilities combined with strong interpersonal skills
  • Project experience in the context of international customer or development projects desirable
  • Experience of testing & commissioning of rail systems
  • Experience of signaling testing including writing test scripts
  • Experience of planning and carrying out tests on site
  • Experience of system integration
  • Experience of major infrastructure projects
  • Experience and detailed knowledge of testing and commissioning into service complex railway systems including power, signaling & train, and interfacing sub systems.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including tact and influence. Able to be assertive without causing unnecessary conflict, and to interact and communicate optimally with people.

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 expertly. 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 here:

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

Full / Part time: Full-time

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