Rail Systems Technical Director - UAE

United Arab Emirates
£10752 - £11648 per month
10 Oct 2016
07 Nov 2016
Oliver Jones
Electrical, Rail
Job Type

Rail Systems Technical Director - UAE

Ewi recruitment

The market leading infrastructure recruitment specialist is seeking an experienced Technical Director for the Systems element of a major Metro project in Qatar. The successful individuals shall be responsible for managing all Technical aspects of the systems package including Signalling & Telecoms and will be required to work very closely with all stakeholders as well as Contractor, consultants and the operator


My client is a market leading firm who have a large number of high profile projects throughout the Middle East region as well as around the world. They have an extremely strong team of international experts that call upon resources around the world and from joint venture partners to ensure the success of their projects.

Job Role / Responsibilities

Key responsibilities for the role include:

  • Be the Technical authority for the systems element and interface between Customer, Consortium partners relating to all sub-systems.
  • Manages all elements from sub-contractor design through to installation, commissioning and configuration
  • Hold responsibility for resources, budget and training.Requirements
  • Bachelor (or Higher) in Electrical Engineering
  • 12 years of Engineering experience having held a similar managerial role on at least 2 metro projects (5 years)
  • Regional Experience
  • Extensive Signalling & Telecommunication experience

Salary Package

The salary package is negotiable dependent on experience for the right individual but would be circa 65,000 AED.

Key Words / SEO

Rail, Metro, Signalling, Systems, Telecommunication, Technical Director, UAE, Dubai, Qatar, Doha, Saudi, Riyadh, GCC, Middle East.

Closing Statement

ewi is an international consultancy focused on the search & selection of the Worlds leading engineering and construction professionals. We specialise in recruiting expats and local experts for major infrastructure and build projects across the globe.

For more information on any senior rail jobs please contact Oliver Jones at ewi recruitment