Senior Compliance and Approvals Engineer


Compliance and approvals
Malmesbury, United Kingdom


You will work within the compliance and approvals team supporting product design teams from early development through to start of production to ensure products are tested and meet global product standards: support a ‘design for compliance’ approach.


  • Ensure alignment with the C&A team and wider business objectives

  • Be recognised as a source of technical expertise for global standards and legislation across all Dyson products

  • Provide detailed technical guidance on product testing

  • Work closely with internal departments, Dyson global offices and external certification bodies to deliver third party certifications

  • Ensure compliance activities run smoothly and are delivered on time using effective planning and reporting tools

  • Develop new compliance processes and provide training and guidance


  • Global experience in a Compliance and Approvals role for consumer products

  • Degree or equivalent in an engineering subject

  • Demonstrable experience of gaining and maintaining Approvals and Certifications for consumer products

  • Global standards and legislation expertise for consumer products

  • Familiarity with testing and test methods for IEC, EN, BSI and UL standards

  • Involvement with standards working groups/trade associations/external bodies

  • Electronic/ engineering knowledge highly desirable

  • The ability to interpret technical documentation and provide detailed guidance

  • Demonstrate strong written and verbal communication skills

  • The ability to liaise at all levels within the business

  • Autonomous and methodical approach with strong attention to detail

  • Experience of working with external organisations and managing technical data files

Strong project management skills and ability to deliver to deadlines


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

Posted: 27 February 2019