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Senior Embedded Software Engineer


Science and Research
Malaysia - Global Development Campus, Johor Bahru

About us

At Dyson we are encouraged to think differently, challenge convention and be unafraid to make mistakes. We’re creative, collaborative, practical and enthusiastic. But most of all we’re hugely passionate about what we do.

Dyson offers a unique opportunity for talented individuals to invent, design and develop market leading products for the global market. By working in our world-class research, design and development (RDD) department, these individuals have the opportunity to work alongside leading technical specialists and highly motivated creative people to create products which fulfil our ambition of being truly different and better than our competitors.

About the role

Dyson has an opportunity for a Senior / Embedded Software Engineer to join our multidiscipline Power Electronics & Energy Storage (PEES) group developing battery management systems for Dyson’s cord-free floor care, personal care and wearable range of products.

We are expanding our embedded software team and are seeking an individual to join us. You must be fluent in the C programming language and be equally comfortable with high-level design and abstraction as with implementation, testing and debugging of code. Some of your tasks could include:

  • Develop and maintain real time embedded software for our world leading battery management systems.

  • Develop software for test systems to enable automated production testing including battery pack production test and power electronics hardware test.

  • Document software requirements, design, and implementation.

  • Be responsible for embedded software aspects of failure analysis: completing root cause analysis of any failures of the battery management system at both product and battery pack level.

About you

  • Degree in engineering or numerate discipline or equivalent industry experience.

  • At least 3 years professional experience in a relevant industry.

  • Experience in bare-metal microcontroller software development.

  • Strong background in real time embedded C.

  • Software configuration management (source control, continuous integration).

  • Ability to plan and estimate development tasks. 

  • Strong communication and able to form a bridge between multiple teams.

  • Be able to clearly report progress in meetings together with producing a high standard of documentation. 

Desirable skills:

  • Experience of Python programming.

  • Experience with software verification strategies including unit testing.

  • Knowledge of battery management systems

  • Knowledge of hardware development.


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.