Design Engineer - Personal Care


Product Design
Malmesbury - United Kingdom


As Design Engineer you will be joining our Personal Care team within Research, Design & Development. This team has been developing innovative hair care products such as Supersonic & Airwrap. 


  • Create/implement great technology to produce high quality reliable products that meet all performance and functional criteria. 
  • Ensure the safety and reliability of all Dyson products. 
  • Work with RDD teams to create/integrate & develop new technology research into the final design. 
  • Take an active role to ensure that all engineering problems are resolved thoroughly & validated through appropriate test methods. 
  • Use established Dyson methodology, good engineering practice & discipline to deliver robust design solutions in agreed timeframe. 
  • Maintain supporting documentation to ensure accurate handovers. 
  • Communicate between all relevant teams to ensure effective & timely input - these may be external as well as internal teams. 
  • Prepare for design/Research reviews & participate in as required.
  • Mentor graduates/new team members. 
  • Own/contribute to team/department level initiatives & change projects.


  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent. 
  • Relevant experience of product R&D. 
  • Sound understanding of basic physical principles and the development of products and technologies through prototyping and testing. 
  • Proven ability to communicate through a variety of media. 
  • Ability to plan, prioritise and co-ordinate with work of others. 
  • Excellent communication, problem solving and analytical skills.


  • 27 days holiday plus eight statutory bank holidays 
  • Pension scheme 
  • Performance related bonus
  • Life assurance 
  • Sport centre 
  • Free on-site parking 
  • Subsidised café and restaurants 
  • Discounts on Dyson machines

Posted: 21 August 2019