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Design Engineer (Hair Care)


Design and Development
Singapore - Technology Centre

Design Engineer (Haircare)

Salary: Competitive

Team: Design Engineering - Haircare

Location: Singapore – Technology Centre


Dyson is a global technology enterprise, that presents an exceptional chance for skilled individuals to envision and craft cutting-edge products for the global market. Within our renowned Research, Design, and Development department, these individuals will collaborate with top technical experts and highly motivated creative professionals, striving to create products that embody our vision of being truly distinctive and superior to our competitors.

To accomplish this, our Design Engineers face the challenge of creating products that not only meet but surpass the set technical specifications, cost targets, and time constraints. We expect our Design Engineers to actively pursue results by adopting a flexible, stimulating, and conscientious approach.

About the role

As a Design Engineer working in the Haircare category of the Design Engineering team at the Singapore Technology Centre, you will have the opportunity to join a team that is known for designing numerous ground-breaking and highly sought-after haircare products. In this role, your main responsibility will be to assist in the development and expansion of Dyson's Haircare category, contributing to its continued success.

As a valued member of our multi-disciplinary team, you will have the autonomy to work independently while collaborating closely with your colleagues. Your role will involve iterative design, construction, and testing, with the goal of creating robust specifications and designs that meet deadlines, cost targets, and quality standards. You will also have the opportunity to collaborate with our global engineering teams, working together to develop assembly-level details and manufacturing solutions. Additionally, you will engage with our category and expert support teams to define design requirements and analyse potential design solutions.

Responsibilities include:

  • Deliver product design & assemblies to production on time, cost and to specification (functionality, reliability, safety & performance) helping the business accomplish its goals.

  • To achieve common goals as part of a team.

  • Regularly participate & contribute to design & technical reviews with technical Leads & Engineering Managers.

  • Develop detailed specifications and design requirements for interdependent system.

  • Identify and design test requirements to replicate anticipated usage and optimise products to be robust and high performing. Develop strategies to gather the required data for target setting.

  • Build functional prototype products suitable for testing, review, and demonstration.

  • Perform and review analysis on test failures and develop efficient solution.

  • Collaborate and communicate with other Design Functional Owners, System Owners, and Global Operation Team to ensure effective and timely inputs.

About you

  • A degree in a Mechanical Engineering or Science discipline or equivalent

  • 2+ years of experience in design (plastic, rubber, or metal) and product development with good track record with DFM, DFA considerations.

  • Able to operate in a dynamic team or work as an excellent individual contributor delivering product to production meeting time, cost, and specification.

  • Practical knowledge of 3D CAD and 2D drawings including GD&T and tolerance stack.

  • Practical and methodical approach to design using an iterative development cycle of prototyping, testing, and analysing of data/result.

  • Creative and considered approach to problem solving, following clear design processes.

  • Skills to communicate your ideas to others within your team and across the business.

  • Passion in engineering and design with desire to constantly improve.

  • Knowledgeable and understanding of a broad range of engineering and technological disciplines such as flow, thermals, acoustic and electronics will be an advantage.

  • Good understanding of a broad range of manufacturing techniques and standard industrial measurement methods.


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.

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.