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Design Engineer


Design and Development
Malaysia - Development Centre

About Us

Dyson offers a unique opportunity for talented individuals to design and develop market leading products for the global market. By working in our world class Research Design and Development department, these individuals have the opportunity to work alongside leading technical specialists and highly motivated creative people, to create products which fulfill our ambition of being truly different and better than our competitors.

About The Role

  • Be part of the research, design, and development of Dyson new products from the evaluation of new technologies (electrical integration) till the implementation of the final product.

  • Responsible for the electrical design, mechanical design, engineering, test and installation support of wiring harness. Products will include connector selection, wire gauge sizing, harness assembly drawings and parts lists.

  • Work closely with Compliance & Approval team in ensure Wirings (Power cord and internal harnesses) are compliance with multiple countries standards and regulation.

  • Collaborate with wide verity of engineers and specialist from all technical discipline for Cable Harness Integration to meet product specifications and processes incorporating low-cost, high-volume manufacturing techniques.

  • Responsible for the 3D CAD, design requirements, drawing from concept through to design frozen and complete.

  • Liaise with the suppliers to develop tailored designs to gain technical advantage in new products.

  • Conduct functional and continuity test of wire harness and cable assemblies to validate designs through the development process backed up with lab-based testing / characterisation / validation through appropriate test methods.

  • Take an active, hands-on role to ensure that all engineering problems are resolved thoroughly. Routes, wires and participate in building a functional prototype during early stage of development.

  • Analyse test results, summarise, and communicate these through both technical and non-technical colleagues.

  • Challenge and develop Dyson engineering practices to continuously improve design quality.

  • Establish regular communication with global RDD team to ensure accurate hand over of task and active participation in design review including with executives.

  • Ability to set a clear level-3 planning on the part/assembly key accountability to meet project time plan (i.e. defining plans, monitoring progress and reporting to management on the technical risks).

About You

  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering (Mechanical, Electro-Mechanical or Mechatronics).

  • Knowledge of basic electrical & electronic engineering principle and SW/HW development process.

  • Knowledge of part design and understanding in material selection in plastic, steel, and rubber.

  • Experience in set requirements, EMI/EMC implementation in cables, equipment performance specs, wire connection lists, schematics, wire gauge sizing, connector selection and related cabling and harnessing documentation.

  • Good knowledge of international standards and compliance requirement for Class II product.

  • Knowledge/work experience in at least one of the direct involvements in plastic part design, cable extrusion tooling, plastic injection moulding process, assembly process, tolerance analysis, statistical process control, experience of mechatronics and control system design.

  • Ability to applied 3D CAD and engineering drawings for mechanical and assemblies for electrical routing.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English.

  • Good interpersonal and project handling skills.

  • Proactive, self-starter and able to work independently.

  • Ability to trouble shooting and problem solving (Root Cause Analysis).


Dyson Malaysia 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.