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Associate Principal Engineer


Design and Development
Singapore - St James Power Station Headquarters

About us

Dyson is a global technology enterprise. We solve the problems others choose to ignore, with surprising new inventions that defy convention and simply work better. We’re growing fast and our ambition is huge - more categories, more locations, and more people.

We push the boundaries of what others have defined as possible. Our approach starts with an engineering mindset and different thinking. Then we continuously refine our ideas - unwilling to compromise and driven by an obsession for finding a better way.

About the role

As an Associate Principal Engineer within the Design & Engineering function based at St James Power Station, you will be joining an innovative and dynamic team, supporting the realisation and growth of a new product category for Dyson.

You will use your design engineering expertise to identify and resolve complex technical challenges in partnership with stakeholders from cross-functional teams.

You will work autonomously and proactively to identify technical risks within projects. Using strong negotiation, communication and influencing skills, you will work with cross-functional teams to come to a resolution on time, & to cost & quality targets. As a technical leader, you will disseminate knowledge, & drive best practice, whilst role modelling Dyson values and helping to create a high-performance culture. Responsibilities include:

  • Identifying & assessing technical risk, defining development plans, and reporting against project risk.

  • Actively participating as adviser in design/technical reviews.

  • leading the design & testing of robust solutions.

  • Leading complex technical challenges, & the resolution of technical issues.

  • Working alongside RDD teams to produce exciting and disruptive products on specification, cost, and time.

About you

  • A relevant degree in an Engineering, Product Design, Industrial Design, Scientific discipline or equivalent.

  • Have a strong academic or technical background and are proactive in the development of knowledge both internally and externally.

  • Excellent communication, problem solving and analytical skill.

  • Previous experience in design, development, and delivery of Consumer/ Robotic / and or Regulated products is desirable.

  • Knowledge and application of a systems engineering approach to design.


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. #LI-DYSON

Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.

Interview guidance

We are following the government guidelines regarding COVID19. At this time all interviews will be conducted via video or telephone. We’re taking these precautionary measures to protect both our employee and candidate wellbeing. Our Talent Acquisition team will work with you and provide further information as appropriate.