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Project 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

Project Engineer (Rail)

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

Egis Cairo is looking for a Project Engineer specialised in Rail projects to join the team in Cairo. The Project Engineer will have broad experience in project controls (cost, planning, and reporting) for complex infrastructure projects and a good knowledge of contractual aspects of the projects. 

Job description

The Project Engineer Rail will be working from the Technical Office Rail in New Cairo and will under supervision of the Technical Office Lead support the Egis Rail activities within Egypt which will include ongoing rail project execution and the preparation of technical proposals for future rail projects.

Their main tasks will be:

  • Cost control of ongoing projects;
  • Contractual follow-up of projects, with the support of the Egis legal department;
  • Staffing/mobilization for new and ongoing projects;
  • Prepare internal reporting documents for senior management;
  • Preparation of Proposals;
  • Assist project teams to monitor the progress of rail related design and/or construction supervision projects and prepare regular progress reports as required by the Clients / Egis Management;
  • Support technical teams in developing project related documentation.


  • Experience in the preparation of proposals for large Rail related projects is a plus
  • 2-5 years of relevant experience
  • Minimum Bachelor's degree in Engineering
  • Candidates must have worked in a similar environment (engineering consultancy)
  • Excellent oral and written English language
  • Qualified professional working under limited supervision capable of performing general technical works and manages projects or tasks of moderate complexity or less experience staff.
  • Strong Communication (written and oral) skills
  • Computer Proficiency
  • Arabic speaking is a requirement

Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

6-Engineer’s degree

Minimum level of experience required

2-5 years