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Protection and Control Commissioning Engineer

Cairo, Egypt

English (UK)

Job Description

Protection and Control Commissioning Engineer

The Siemens Energy Management Division is one of the leading global suppliers of products, systems, solutions, and services for the economical, reliable, and intelligent transmission and distribution of electrical power. As the trusted partner for the development and extension of an efficient and reliable power infrastructure, Energy Management offers utilities and the industry the portfolio they need. This includes facilities and systems for the low-voltage and distribution power grid level, smart grid and energy automation solutions, power supply for industrial plants, and high-voltage transmission systems. Represented in more than 90 countries, this Siemens Division has nearly 53,000 employees and more than 100 production sites worldwide.

For our EM setup in Egypt we are looking for a Protection & Control Commissioning Engineer to support our growing business:


  • What are my responsibilities?
  1. Execute installation, testing, commissioning and maintenance activities for HV/MV/LV Protection and control systems in a professional way.
  2.  Ensure all test /maintenance reports completed, signed by customer as required.
  3. Managing the work team at site and controlling the number of personnel as per requirements.
  4. Preparation of technical reports, test sheets, failure report in co-ordination with client and other engineers.
  5. Planning and preparing of time schedule in co-ordination with team leader.
  6. Proper monitoring of spare parts, tools & equipment consumables etc. for further procurement
  7. Co-ordinate with team leader , work scheduler and other Sr. Engineers daily activities
  8. Provides expert level support in all Protection and control schemes investigations and problem analysis activities.
  9. Providing technical support to sales, project management and engineering
  10. Conducting FAT for protection and control systems.
  11. Attend emergency calls, fault investigation and submit technical report


  • What do I need to qualify for this job?
  1. Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Minimum 5 yrs experience in HV substations Commissioning
  2. Understand the nature of testing & commissioning tasks.
  3. Detailed knowledge of numerical protection relays and substations control systems.
  4. Experience in MV Testing  and Adaptation Modification works  is an advantage
  5. Perfect Knowledge in schematic Diagrams, and ability to understand different protection schemes.
  6. Good back ground in HV substation components testing like switch gear equipment, AC, DC systems, battery chargers, transformers,…etc.
  7. Perfect knowledge of using testing Kits like (Secondary injection, primary injection, .etc).
  8. Ability to report any failure to the Manufacturer and proper analysis for any troubleshooting case.
  9. Ability to use standard PC programs like Microsoft Office, Word, and Excel etc.
  10. Good Knowledge of Protection devices testing and adaptation activities and modifications.
  11. Motivation for satisfying demanding customers and partners; putting their requests first
  12. Good command of English / Arabic Language.
  13. Willing to work during flexible working hours, including weekends and overtime.
  14. Willingness to travel frequently.




  • Which skills I should have?
  1. Team spirit.
  2. Excellent communication skills.
  3. Initiative.
  4. Result orientation.
  5. Quality Commitment.


  • How do I apply?

We are looking forward to receiving your on-line application. Please note: only complete application documents – including diplomas, certificates of employment or letter of recommendation respectively – can be considered in the selection process.


Requisition ID: 290713
Organization: Energy Management
Career Level: Experienced Professional
Full time only