• Lead Engineer Jobs in Egypt - 2077660

    Thales Middle East
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Thales people architect solutions that support 85 million mainline and suburban passenger journeys, worldwide, every day. Our Rail Signalling and Communication systems are used on metro lines across major cities, and 72,000 kms of route, 52,000 trains per day in 16 countries are controlled by our Traffic Management Systems. Together We deployed the first-ever nationwide ticketing system which processes over 50 million ticketing transactions in 100 cities daily. Thales has built a presence in Egypt for over 40 years and has today over 100 employees. Thales in Egypt is part of our Middle East business that has 1,800 people across Egypt, Iraq, Kuwait, KSA, Lebanon, Oman, Pakistan, Qatar and UAE.Together We delivered fare collection and control and communication systems for the first metro line in Africa, Metro Line 1 in Cairo. Since then we have continued to bring growth and security and safety to the country by upgrading these transportation systems as well as providing solutions for customers in air traffic management, air defence and Navy. Job Objective As part of a virtual team (s), be responsible for the production of designs, design estimates, design programs and design work packages for bids, services and projects to contract requirements, standards, budget, and on-time delivery. Roles & Responsibilities - Production of designs for projects and bids under the direction of a Work Package Manager (WPM), ensuring that the design conforms to client requirements including quoted standards and specifications. The compliance to relevant statutory documentation is mandatory. - Production of estimates for design solutions ensuring that compliant solutions at optimum cost are identified. - Produce design resource and budget data for use by the WPM - Produce quality metrics to measure the soundness of the design processes under your control or working to - Working with project planners to provide detailed input to specific project programs. - Production and checking of design work package documentation for projects. - Assist the WPM to undertake the role of Designer as identified in the CDM regulations, with particular attention to design risks. Ensure that safety risks are designed out or deemed "as low as reasonably practicable." - Take part in Design Reviews, with particular attention to the reduction of design risks. - Undertake Cost Reviews as part of a Bid team. - When deemed competent to do so, undertake equipment/system testing as required and within the limits of your agreed competency. - Undertake the role of WPM for allocated projects. - Deputise for the WPM when required to do so. REQUIREMENTS: Work Experience REQUIREMENTS - A proven record of working in an H/W engineering environment. - Has attained 4 or more key skills - Has supported other grades in key skills development. - Has acted as WPM for design only contracts Qualifications, Certification & Educational REQUIREMENTS - Able to use a range of IT tools. - Has a sound ability to use design tools to produce complex designs. - Has a working knowledge of the CDM regulations. - Can manage configuration control. - Can manage a design through a defined design process including CORUS2. - Can produce metrics as part of Quality control. - A working knowledge of project plans. - Has a working knowledge of Engineering Safety Management - HNC in an appropriate subject or equivalent - An IRSE Designer Licence or equivalent Key Skills - The following (or equivalent) are examples of key skills. - CAT5 Wiring systems - Concentrator systems - CCTV Systems - Copper cable Systems - Earthing and bonding Systems - Fibre cable Systems - IP Networks - Low Voltage Power Systems - PETS systems - Transmission Systems - UPS systems Competence - General electronic design - General mechanical design - Report writing - Production engineering - Production testing - Presentation skills - EMC design - VHDL & FPGA design - PCB/PCC layouts At Thales we provide CAREERS and not only jobs. With Thales employing 65,000 employees in 56 countries our mobility policy enables thousands of employees each year to develop their careers at home and abroad, in their existing areas of expertise or by branching out into new fields. Together we believe that embracing flexibility is a smarter way of working. Great journeys start here, apply now!

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Type:Company Job

Deadline:11th Sep 2019


Lead Engineer

Company Profile

With operations in 50 countries and 68,000 employees, Thales is a world leader in mission-critical information systems for defence and security, aerospace and transportation.
Building on its expertise in the most sophisticated technologies and large-scale software systems, Thales is stepping up to the security challenges of its customers in an increasingly complex world. With its global network of 22,500 high-level researchers, Thales has earned particular recognition for its ability to develop and deploy dual civil and military technologies. Leveraging its international operations and spanning the entire value chain from equipment to systems and services, Thales is playing a pivotal role in making the world a safer place.

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