Profile

Specialized in PLC & SCADA systems, got a very good experience in the field of automation with about 11 years of proven technical experience.

Got involved in many industries such as Oil&Gas, Water& Wastewater, Petrochemical, Food& Beverage, Automotive industries, Logistic and material handling systems & relevant auxiliaries.That gave me a very good understanding of Automation systems within different fields

Used to work in all project phases, starting from project starting & KOM crossing all project engineering, documentations, panel building, FAT/SAT through commissioning and start-up and After delivery services through Maintenance contract and troubleshooting.

By working in multinational companies and work closely with various culture of both employer and clients gives me a clear view and ability to get in touch and deal with different cultures.

Most of projects were overseas such as Qatar, Oman, Jordan, UAE & USA.

Worked as team leader and project lead for a group of 6 Engineers, with Main responsibilities of developing skills and provide technical support and work closely with PM in order to improve team qualifications, minimize projects time & cost and gain customer satisfaction.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2008 - Present

Automation Instructor (Part time)

CompuSystems

Schneider Electric Certified training center.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Training course of PLC and SCADA (Schneider Electric & Siemens).
  • Training courses of Conventional control using relays and contactor.
May 2015 - Present

Sr. Control systems Engineer (Service & Technical Support) 

Yokogawa
  • Support and follow up Egypt/Sudan and Gulf area customers and projects.
  • Arrange projects’ start-up and commissioning activities.
  • System design and technical proposals review for new projects.
  • Follow up with annual maintenance service agreements.
  • Customers meetings and products’ awareness sessions.
  • Arrange Training Courses for Customer.
Mar 2014 - Apr 2015

Sr. Applications Engineer 

Advansys-ESC (Outsourcing to Dematic Corp., USA)

Dematic Corp. is a global leader providing an impressive range of intelligent logistics and materials handling solutions. With a global knowledge network of more than 3000 highly skilled logistics professionals.

 I have worked in Dematic HQ in Grand Rapids, MI via outsourcing agent through L1 visa type.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for working with the electrical and controls application for material handling solutions including electrical design and machine level control with operational considerations.
  • Supervise installation of all electrical activities in DCs “Distribution Center”, Commissioning & Startup activities.
  • Carry out required retrofits projects regarding material handling for Walmart.
  • Perform PLC programming coding, configuration and hardware installation using Schneider products & HMI programming coding and configuration Using VijeoDesigner & Iconics.
  • Accountable for the recommendations of ideas related to productivity improvement, cost reduction and improvement in customer satisfaction.
  • Performs complex, technical interchange and knowledge transfer for both processes and application of products to system design.
  • Mentor and leader for more junior engineers.
  • As needed, professionally refers complex, unusual problems to others.  Identifies and resolves more complex problems and applies problem-solving skills in order to deal with most situations.
Jan 2009 - Feb 2014

Technical team leader 

Giza Systems 

Worked as Senior System Engineer through 2012, then Promoted to Team leader.

Job Responsibilities as team leader:

  • Reports the status of loading engineering team to the engineering Manager on monthly basis.
  • Supervises and reviews Engineering Software/ Hardware design documents prepared by team.
  • Assigns engineers to undertake implementation and coding of software solutions in addition to the installation activities and follows-up on their work.
  • Supervises the testing process including all internal, workshop, factory acceptance testing (FAT) and site acceptance testing (SAT).
  • Prepares and submits weekly activity reports to engineering manager.
  • Reviews weekly progress reports submitted by my subordinates and meets with them to discuss any issues.
  • Applies all quality and software coding standards on all project technical activities.
  • Attends assigned projects technical meetings (KOM, clarification meetings, etc.).
  • Coordinates with project manager all project related necessary design input clarifications in form of TQs Technical queries and RFIs requests for information.
  • Provides feedback to the Engineering Manager on the performance of the engineers as input into their performance evaluations.
  • Provides technical support to team members.
  • Manages team work planning, operation and internal problems solving to meet with department objectives.
  • Submits staffing needs and hiring plan quarterly to Engineering manager.
  • Customer Services (Training, Technical Support on site & remotely by e-mail or phone, Troubleshooting on site).
  • Share in Pre-sales activities for technical proposals, site surveys & report the best solution.

Job Responsibilities as Senior System Engineer:

  • Issue and manage control system documentation including BOM, FDS, IO list, Network topology, Panel GA & Wiring diagram, Loop drawing & Power consumption.
  • Attend technical meetings with Customers.
  • PLC programming coding, configuration and hardware installation & SCADA programming coding and configuration, Using Yokogawa, Schneider Products
  • FAT/SAT activities, commissioning & startup activities and punch list clearance.
  • Customer Training Courses.
  • Customer Services (Technical Support on site & remotely by e-mail or phone, Troubleshooting on site )
  • Share in Presales activities for technical proposals, site surveys & report the best solution.
  • Act as team leader in case of team working activities.
Jan 2008 - Jan 2009

Automation Engineer 

Zelog s.r.l 

Zelog is Egyptian Branch of an Italian Siemens system integrator Company.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Issue and manage control system documentation including BOM, FDS, IO list, Network topology, Panel GA & Wiring diagram, Loop drawing &Power consumption.
  • Attend technical meetings with Customers.
  • Design the required PLC programs and the SCADA interface for industrial processes Using Siemens and AB products
  • FAT/SAT activities, commissioning& startup activities and punch list clearance.
  • Customer Training Courses.
  • Establish and Develop Control system library –Standard functions system for programming, special for Zelog Co - in field of Food industry.
Apr 2006 - Jan 2008

Automation Engineer 

Tricom Controls 
  • Design the required PLC programs and the SCADA interface for industrial processes using Siemens Products.
  • Design the electrical panels (Software using AUTOCAD & Supervise Hardware installation).
  • Sharing in the selection of suitable instrumentation for the processes.
Jan 2005 - Apr 2006

Maintenance Engineer

Egyptian Chinese Drilling Co. (ECDC) 
  • Installation, repairing and troubleshooting for the top drives (TDS-9/11SA) and its AC drives house (VFD) (Simovert masterdrives-siemens).
  • Maintenance of AC/DC motors, control room- SCR- in all rigs sites.
  • Involved sometimes in mechanical jobs, as sharing in engine over whole maintenance and routine maintenance of gen-set.

Education

Education
Sep 1999 - Jul 2004

Bachelor in Electrical power & Machines Engineering 

Helwan University

Certifications & Training programmes

Certifications
Nov 2015 - Nov 2019

TBOSIET 

OPITO Approved
Jun 2004 - Present

Conventional (Classic) Control 

DonBosco Institute

Automatic control using contactors

Aug 2012 - Present

Presentation Skills 

Logic Consultant 
Feb 2013 - Present

Project Management Professionals (PMP) 

Emak 

Only attend the course to enhance my knowledge base and develop project leading role