System Engineer

Confidential Company - New Cairo, Cairo

Applicants for
1 open position
Experience Needed:
More than 4 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
5,000 to 10,000 EGP per month
Education Level:
Bachelor's Degree at least
Arabic, English, French
1 open position
Travel Frequency:
Up to 50% travel
About the Job


Cairo International Airport

Reporting Relationship

Reports to Project Director/Senior Engineer

Job Summary

Responsible for the effective implementation and support of the systems provide by the subcontractors and internal products.

Key Functions and Responsibilities

  • Ensure production and submittal of 90-day project schedule and detailed program schedule.
  • Ensure preparation of the submittal schedule.
  • Review subcontractor submittals for quality and relevance.
  • Arrange regular subcontractor review meetings.
  • Ensure that subcontractors as well as internal teams prepare and maintain appropriate project plans.
  • Review monthly subcontractor performance and financial reports and prepare critical assessment.
  • Coordinate with subcontractors to prepare and maintain a risk register.
  • Ensure subcontractor develops test plans for Factory Acceptance Testing, Integration Testing, Performance Testing and Endurance Testing.
  • Ensure subcontractors prepare appropriate training plans and coordinate training as necessary.
  • Coordinate all internal and subcontractor testing activities.
  • Coordinate schedule for testing with Planning and Coordination Manager.
  • Arrange subcontractor participation in Integration Working Group meetings.
  • Working under stress and to have the ability of multitasking
  • Monitor internal and subcontractor installation work for compliance with plans and specifications.
  • Manage internal and subcontractor change control.
  • Implement Servers and Install Applications on Microsoft platform.
  • Manage Backups
  • Configuration of Virtual environments, and SAN Storage (HP/EMC)
  • Maintain database Health checks and performance.
  • Network LAN/WAN configuration
Job Requirements

Qualifications and Profile:

  • B.Sc. (or equivalent) in computer science, communications engineering, electronics engineering or related disciplines.
  • Significant supervisory experience and a proven ability to work well cross-functionally.
  • CCNP Certification.
  • Proven track record of meeting project deadlines and operating effectively in pressure situations
  • Knowledge of professional management of business relationships.
  • Experience in Microsoft Server 2012, VM Ware., Active Directory and clustering
  • In-depth knowledge of database fundamentals such as relationships, primary and foreign key constraints, indexes, etc. (MSSQL is a must, Oracle is a plus)
  • Ability to write SQL scripts to access, define, and manipulate data.
  • Be able to solve technical and software problems and apply preventive actions. Have IT security awareness.
  • Fluent English.


  • 2+ years of project management experience
  • 4+ years experience in technical field, similar to the above description
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in planning and managing complex computer communications and network operational systems preferable in the airline and airport sector.