Telecommunications / CCS / CMMS Expert (f/m/d)

  • Cairo, 11861 Cairo
  • Entry date: October 1, 2023
  • DB Engineering & Consulting GmbH
  • Engineering
  • Full Time (Permanent)
  • Job-Ref.: 199323
  • Academic Professionals
Visit this job advert online via the QR code and apply!

Job description

We are seeking Telecommunications / CCS / CMMS Expert (f/m/d) as a part of our DB Engineering & Consulting GmbH Branch Office. In your role, you will part of the team responsible for the oversight of a railway rehabilitation and construction supervision of metro rehabilitation/transport projects.

The job opening is in Cairo, Egypt, and offers exciting challenges and potential for career growth.

Deutsche Bahn’s expertise is in high demand all around the world. As a leading engineering and consulting company in the rail sector, DB Engineering & Consulting offers that knowledge – starting with an idea and continuing all the way to operations. We advise our customers in Germany and around the globe, develop technically sophisticated and customized infrastructure, mobility and transport solutions. With sustainable concepts, we ensure the future success of economic regions, make important contributions to the protection of the environment and help shape the world of the future. ​

Since 1966, DB Engineering & Consulting has implemented thousands of projects of any size and complexity in over 100 countries. About 5,000 employees from 84 nations are currently realizing the projects of our customers with professional knowledge and intercultural experience.


  • Technical advisory to the client concerning design and implementation of state-of-the-art of telecommunication systems applied in metro/ rail networks (incl. SCADA systems, CCTV Systems, and fiber optic backbone, passenger information system; digital signage system; access control; wireless connections and cyber-security)
  • Responsible for preparing technical specifications for telecommunication parts of a design and works tender (according to FIDIC Yellow book, 1999 edition)
  • Responsible for preparing/reviewing telecommunication systems’ studies, delivery strategies, tender and design specification, construction methodologies, installation plans, etc. within a railway environment
  • Organize and participate in meetings with stakeholders to discuss plans and prepare recommendations in relation to telecommunication works during all stages of the project life cycle
  • Liaise with key stakeholders to secure orderly and successful rail signaling systems handover and start of commercial operation, providing ramp-up guidance to train operating company
  • Supervise telecommunication systems’ requirement management process to ensure such requirements are floated down to component requirements
  • Lead, assist, and participate in site meetings, in internal discussion sessions, telephone conferences, and team meetings
  • Review of test instructions and manuals, training plans, O&M manuals and other relevant Contractor’s documents
  • Inspect quality of installation work and conformity with design and tender Specifications on site and follow-up of defect removal by the Contractor
  • Coordinate testing & commissioning of telecommunication equipment/ systems
  • Provide organizational and technical guidance to client’s employees on demand

  • B.Sc. degree in Telecommunications/Electronics & Communications Engineering or similar
  • Minimum 8 years of previous professional experience in the design and implementation of telecommunication systems for rail transport
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in the organization and supervision of the installation, testing and commissioning of telecommunication and centralized control in metro and other electrified rail transport projects, including SCADA systems; CCTV systems; fibre optic networks; passenger information system; digital signage system; access control; wireless connections and cyber-security
  • Proven experience in the organization and supervision of the installation, testing and commissioning of telecommunication systems in a railway environment which includes but is not limited to SCADA systems, CCTV systems and fiber optic networks
  • Technical knowledge in design, supply, installation & maintenance of telecommunication systems in rail transport environment including testing & commissioning
  • Theoretical and practical knowledge of CCS/CMMS systems, involving migration during operation
  • Strong background in coordination of activities with relation to contractor and client interfacing on at least one similar railway/ metro project
  • Experience in at least one rehabilitation project of metro telecommunication systems involving migration during operation, as well as theoretical and practical knowledge of CCS/CMMS systems or comparable projects in the Middle East region would be advantage
  • Fluent in English and preferably in Arabic, including writing and presenting information in the appropriate formats to various stakeholders
  • Experience in working on projects under FIDIC conditions of contract (yellow book, ed. 1999) preferable
  • IT Literate and experienced with office applications, e.g., MS Office, Internet Explorer, and MS Share Point Online
  • Driving license required to perform assigned duties

Your application

Now you can easily start the application process online.

Apply now

Data are loading ...

Just a moment please ...

Its taking you too long?

Shorten the loading time by adding search terms or filters.

We are sorry. The amount of data is too large.

Narrow your search and speed up loading time.

About us

Railways for the world of tomorrow​.

Apply with ease!

Create profile

Nummer 1 Icon

Provide personal details and answer job specific questions

Nummer 2 Icon

Upload resume

Nummer 3 Icon

Review and send application

Nummer 4 Icon


In case you match the profile and are interested in a complex task within the transport sector, we are looking forward to receiving your application.

Please state your earliest possible availability as well as your salary expectations.

Please note that your application will be saved and used in electronic form as a part of the application process for this position.

Thank you for considering DB Engineering & Consulting as prospective employer!