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Senior Design Engineer, New Category


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

You will work autonomously as part of a multi-disciplined team, Iteratively, designing, building & testing to create robust specifications & designs on time, to cost & quality. You will be collaborating as part of a global team, working with our engineering teams globally to realise assembly level detail & manufacturing solutions, plus engaging with our category & expert support teams to define design requirements & analyse design solutions.

An influential Senior Engineer, you will role model the Dyson values and help create a high-performance culture. Responsibilities include:

  • Ownership of design build and testing of prototypes to demonstrate technologies, features, and performance.

  • Robustly plan and prioritize tasks based on risk level, resolution, maturity and interdependency of tasks, facilitate project reporting against delivery

  • Create and perform investigative verification and validation tests throughout all development phases.

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

  • Investigate identified problems to uncover underlying causes and make recommendations to resolve problems and prevent recurrence.

About you

  • A degree in Mechanical Engineering / Product Design or equivalent.

  • Experience in leading the development of parts and assemblies for robust design and mass manufacture, e.g., injection moulding.

  • Practical knowledge of 3D CAD, PLM systems and analysis packages.

  • Experience in collaborating with a team and influencing others to successfully deliver results in a timely manner.

  • Identification and management of requirements and specifications throughout the design process.

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

  • Ability to robustly plan, prioritise tasks and coordinate with the work of others.

  • A sound understanding of mechanical principles and engineering judgement to make robust design decisions.

  • Effective assessment and selection of appropriate methods to develop and demonstrate design intent.

  • Show suitable verification and validation to prove your design.

  • Ability to analyse and evaluate test results to drive design direction.

  • Excellent communication, problem solving and analytical skill. 


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.