Principal Engineer - Technology Development


SGD Competitive Remuneration package
Mechanical Engineering
Singapore - Singapore


Global Technology Development is a diverse group of curious, world class engineering specialists. We are experts in our fields and we ensure Dyson products are on the edge of what’s possible.  We operate across different technologies, categories and locations but we’re united, highly collaborative and influential.  We pride ourselves on our integrity, honesty and transparency and these traits are at the core of our interactions with the rest of the Dyson world.  We have global opportunities and a personal development culture. We focus on growing our technical experts and our leaders of tomorrow.


Based in our Singapore Technology Centre, our Principal Engineer (PE) will act as the domain owner for this a core Dyson technology.  The PE looks across the range of technology projects, providing technical direction and ensuring consistency of Engineering decision making.  The Technical Leads for the technology projects will have a dotted reporting line into the Principal Engineer, giving the PE accountability for quality assurance of all engineering delivered across the range of projects.


  • Develop the technology strategy and roadmap together with Dyson UK Research

  • Provide technical direction on programme wide engineering decisions

  • Define technical deliverables for each iteration

  • Run the technical reviews for each iteration & govern the maturity of the engineering

  • Develop standards and best practise

  • Develop an engineering toolset suitable for optimising the technology

  • Provide technical mentorship for assigned Technical Leads


As the recognised expert in one technology domain, the Principal Engineer holds understanding of:


  • The historic development of the technology
  • The characteristics typically used to define the technology
  • The measurement methods and apparatus typically used to measure those characteristics
  • The standards and regulations surrounding the technology
  • The typical applications of the technology
  • The known limitations of the technology
  • The likely future developments in the technology


Dyson Singapore monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries and bonuses. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy a transport allowance and comprehensive medical care and insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Professional growth, leadership development and new opportunities abound, driven by regular reviews and dynamic workshops. And with a vibrant culture, the latest devices and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition.

Posted: 07 May 2019