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Contract Engineer (Rail)

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General information


Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 120 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.




Position description

Job title

Contract Engineer (Rail)

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

As support to Egis projects within Egypt, the Contract Manager shall be responsible for providing the required Contract and Commercial support for the on-going and planned projects, including feasibility studies, on-site field studies, site works supervision, and any other activities as needed ensuring full compliance with the project(s) requirements and applicable codes and standards.

Job description

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Assist in providing an oversight on all contractual and commercial matters
  • Lead the preparation of RFP and TOR documents for new Construction contracts
  • Lead the preparation of the Employers Requirements and Technical Specifications with support from the technical teams for a new metro project
  • Lead the preparation of the Bill-of –Quantities for a large metro project
  • Lead the preparation of accurate cost estimates for all aspects of an elevated and underground metro project
  • Participate in the Procurement Process of Contractors for a new metro project
  • Lead the preparation of the Contract documents for contract award of a new metro project
  • Participate in the procurement process for operation and maintenance contracts.


The candidate should have:

  • University degree at minimum Bachelors level of a recognized Civil Engineering Faculty
  • 15+ years of professional experience as Contract / Commercial Manager for Rail related projects
  • Experience of the Procurement Process for a Railway / Metro related projects is a must
  • Been involved in the contract negotiations for the award of civil- and systems contracts for a metro project is a must.
  • Excellent communication skills and fluent in English.
  • Determined to act in a responsible way in business activities as well as in social and environmental impact.

Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, Egypt



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

6-Engineer’s degree

Minimum level of experience required

Over 10 years