Senior Automation Engineer

Giza Systems - Cairo

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Experience Needed:
7 to 10 years
Career Level:
Experienced (Non-Manager)
Job Type:
Full Time
1 open position
About the Job

Job Description:

  • Senior Automation Engineers design, research, build, test and improve factory automation systems and equipment.
  • Lead the automation engineers and work alongside a design team, overseeing the manufacturing process.
  • Programing skills any type of PLCs using any type of the standard IEC 61131-3 (LD, FBD, ST, IL and SFC) and can use C language as well.
  • Managing Skills setting the HMI applications and can use scripts.
  • Can manage the best sequence of the machine operation to get the optimum cycle time (machine time analysis).
  • Has the ability to control the complex Pneumatic and the hydraulic systems.
  • Assessing project requirements and system specifications based on international standards, industrial requirement and regulations.
  • Develop manufacturing drawings and Bill of Material.
  • Selecting the components required to execute the design.
  • Developing and testing design models with the use of software programs to assess feasibility.
  • Issue the design project document and write the project’s activities and user manual.
  • Assist in the development and applying test plans.
  • Integrate the system and perform initial and field tests.
  • Participate in product assembly.
  • Attend coordination/ kick-off meetings as necessary.
  • Investigate the cause of equipment and system failures and fix them.
  • Recommend design modifications to ensure there will be no malfunctions in the system or in the machine.
Job Requirements

Technical Skills:

  • Programing the all variants of industrial robots by basic or C language.
  • Highly skills in a full picture of motion control (servo drives setting and the proper control mode).
  • Highly skills in a full picture of the safety concept to make the machine secure for human using.
  • Highly skills in the full picture of vision system control.
  • At least has 7 years’ experience at the same field
  • Highly skills in a full picture of the safety concept to make the machine secure for human using.
  • Has a background of the industrial data network (EtherCAT, PROFINET, POWERLINK, CC LINK).
  • Engineering knowledge of defined requirements and validation of component(s) / system(s) design, function,
  • performance, production & manufacturing requirements, testing, and validation.

Personal Skills:

  • Full awareness with international design standards and regulation (especially European standard)
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial
  • Strong English verbal / written communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and manage numerous projects simultaneously
  • Must be able to learn, understand, and apply new technologies


  • BS degree in Electronics & Communication