Testing & Commissioning Manager

Country/Region:  EG
Field:  Consulting

Cairo, EG

Type of Contract:  Fixed-term contract
Level of experience:  10-15 years
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SYSTRA is one of the world's leading engineering and consultancy groups specialising in public transport and sustainable mobility. With over 10,300 employees, SYSTRA's mission is to design safe and sustainable transport solutions to bring people together, develop social inclusion and facilitate access to employment, education and leisure throughout the world.


For 65 years, the Group has been working alongside cities and regions to contribute to their development by creating, improving and modernising their infrastructure and transport systems, throughout the life cycle of their projects. SYSTRA is involved from the earliest stages of design through to the testing, deployment and maintenance phases. The company provides all its services in over 80 countries worldwide and generates 74% of its turnover internationally. With its new services, SYSTRA supports its clients and partners in their digital, ecological and energy transition, in order to invent the mobility of tomorrow.


Key Responsibilities:


  • Oversee the Testing and Commissioning (T&C) Assessment
  • Coordinates and Schedules of all The Railways Systems and MEP Works and telecommunication works for the Project.
  • Supervise the System Integration Tests and the Planning and lead the Trial Operation Period.
  • Manage a team of T&C engineers who will supervise the contractors’ testing activities in liaison with the discipline leads.
  • Liaise with system assurance to ensure smooth and safe integration.
  • Organize the logistics multi-discipline integration tests, develop test procedures,
  • Review and Provide feedback on T&C documentations provided by contractors: plans, program, procedures, reports, mitigations.
  • Generate action lists during tests and ensure corrective actions are in place.
  • Complies with EHS procedures and reports Deviations, Near-misses, and Accidents.



  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering (Mechanical or Electrical)
  • General overall experience (12) years
  • 7 years of professional experience in the same field.
  • 3 years of experience in management and implementation of similar transport infrastructure projects and in a similar position
  • Extensive experience in the testing and commissioning of MEP and electrified Rail Transit systems, inclusive of systems for ventilation, fire protection, power supply and distribution, Signaling and Automatic Protection, Rolling Stock, SCADA, Operation and Supervision of trains, other Low and High Voltage power systems, Automatic Fare collection, control and remote operation systems.

Systra is an equal opportunities company; this position is open to all applicants.