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Senior Component Engineer

Summary

Salary
Competitive
Team
Design and Development
Location
Malaysia - Development Centre

About Us :

Dyson solves the problems others choose to ignore, developing disruptive technology, requiring ever more complex electronics to deliver an increasing product portfolio. We’re growing fast and our ambition is huge – more categories, more locations and more people.

GEHW (Global Electronics Hardware) in RDD are at the core of electronics development & product delivery, and as the company has grown and diversified an opportunity has opened for a motivated and experienced engineer to join the Component Librarian team as they deliver the library structure, govern all electronics components elements from the creation until EOL; enabling consistent GEHW delivery, and future proofed for Dyson’s growth.

About the Role:

The Component Library team is part of the PCB Engineering Group, a busy global team within GEHW, and we’re responsible for part creation and all it entails. However, we’re also undertaking a major overhaul of our libraries and processes as we play our part meeting the huge challenges driven by Dyson growth and vision.

This is an exciting opportunity, and the successful candidate will quickly become an invaluable part of the team encompassing a broad spectrum of activity. It’s a demanding role that directly impacts new project delivery and current project production continuity; you must be well organised and motivated, having a proven track record dealing with engineering program pressures, and meeting delivery targets & goals. You will regularly deal with various departments, managers, engineers, and suppliers, and must therefore have excellent communication skills.

This is a great opportunity for a motivated individual with the right skillset and aptitude to not only take control of the activity but shape its growth and development.

Part Selection:

  • Assist and work closely with Hardware Engineer and Procurement Team in part selection for new design.

  • Part searching based on requirements indicated by Hardware Engineer; for multi-sourcing, replacement, cost down and various of reason.

  • Issue component specification comparison report

Part creation:

  • Part creation in PLM (Product Life Management system) and update in Mentor database.

    • Confirm the part is life-cycle active and validity of the part (specification and details).

    • Own, manage and maintain component database (Mentor).

BOM Health Assessment:

  • BOM scrubbing to identify components at risk and work with Hardware Engineer to take appropriate decision and action, in order to improve the BOM health level and mitigate risk of redesigns.

PCN management:

  • Main channel of electronics component PCN (product change notification) activity and responsible to review the PCN document from part manufacturer as well as trigger Programme Team and Hardware Team for necessary action.

Operating as a subject matter expert for Component Librarian activity:

  • Work with IT to support EDM implementation and subsequent ongoing maintenance

  • Help manage Dyson Component Librarian procedures by applying continuous improvement principles to library management process & standards.

  • Familiar with electronics component industry and have good relationship with part manufacturer representative

About You :

  • Bachelor’s degree in (Electrical/Electronics/Communication) or other relevant discipline.

  • Knowledge of Electronics component function, specification and industry.

  • Working Knowledge of electronics solution design and development process.

  • Capable to deliver high quality results within tight time deadlines.

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to work independently and effectively as a team.

  • Highly motivated person with good communication skills and able to work within a team

  • Independence, Integrity and self-driven with a strong focus on results.

  • Process improvement & documentation desirable

  • Preferably personnel specializing in Engineering, particularly in “Electronics” environment

  • Fluent in spoken and written English

  • Ideally (but not essential) experience or knowledge in any of the following is advantageous: Siemens EDM & PLM and SiliconExpert.

  • Methodical, organised approach with attention to detail & accuracy

  • Self-motivated, with a strong focus on results

  • Ability to work independently or as an effective team member.

  • Team Leading

  • Multi-tasking

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Confidence!

Benefits:
Dyson 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

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


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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. 

Closing date: 01 December 2021