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Engineering Manager (High Speed 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

Engineering Manager (High Speed Rail)

Contract type

Permanent contract

Job description

Egis Egypt is looking for an Engineering Manager to work on a rail project in Cairo. 

As Engineering Manager reporting to the Project Director you will be responsible for the effective execution of consulting services of rail projects in Egypt. You will lead the technical management team which includes several disciplines such as safety assurance, risk management, requirements, architecture, integration & interface management and EMC.

Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Lead the technical management team, ensuring harmony and coordination between disciplines.
  • Coordinate the various internal and external technical stakeholders (partners, particularly designers, subcontractors, etc.).
  • Involved in the project management of Rail preliminary and detailed design review.
  • Serve as technical expert to make engineering decisions, accept design proposals or technical solutions, make recommendations, resolve technical clashes, etc.
  • Manage a team of local and international experts for consulting services as part of the PMC team.
  • Responsible for engineering documentation approval /management.
  • Ensuring that risks are identified and controlled.


The candidate should have:

  • University degree at minimum Bachelors level of a recognized Civil Engineering Faculty
  • General overall experience of at least 20 years
  • Minimum of 15 years professional experience in the rail sector
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in management and implementation of High Speed rail transport infrastructure projects in an international environment.
  • Excellent communication and management skills and capacity to negotiate and develop good relations at work and fluent in English
  • Experience in technical project management and good skills in organizing, scheduling and coordinating as a part of a team is required
  • 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