Product Engineering Manager (Dyson Digital Motors)




The Product Engineering Manager will lead new product development at the Dyson Digital Motor Advanced Manufacturing facility. The role also involves mentoring, coaching and developing teams of product engineers.

Market Overview

Our Singapore story began in 2004 and today we have more than 1000 people working here. At the beginning of 2017 we opened our new, state of the art, Singapore Technology Centre in Science Park I, minutes from Singapore’s technology and start-up community. This new Technology Centre houses some of Dyson’s most advanced facilities including Robotics and Sensors laboratories and Smart Home, Connectivity & Mobile Applications laboratories as well as an Advanced Control Tower with the latest technology to develop its analytics-driven activities.

Not too far away is West Park, our flagship advanced motor manufacturing facility where we develop our autonomous robotic manufacturing capabilities – more than 300 robots assemble our Dyson Digital Motor (DDM) here. It is here that we develop our next generation of motor technology.                           

Function Overview

Provides effective engineering / technical support to manufacturing operations.


  • Manage a team of experts to plan, organize on the engineering activities.
  • Manage a team of experts in work scope of product engineering, product luanch to mass production.
  • Lead and control NPI activities and project cost expenses.
  • Strategize and work closely with RDD, material suppliers to meet the product’s requirement and demand of the new product launch.
  • Expert in Issue solving – driving in aspect of root cause, action, implementation.
  • Crisis management – able to re-assign resources from relevant work scope and deploy effectively when issue arises.
  • Continuous improvement – An instinct to look for any potential opportunity in any possible elements to and drive for improvement projects in the aspects of quality, productivity and cycle time.
  • Work and communicate effectively with Production, Equipment, Quality, RDD and Procurement to ensure problems are discussed openly in a mature approach. Resolution is based on consistent, collaborative and collective approach.
  • Leveraging knowledge from project to project – propose reliable resolution based on leverage of knowledge between products.
  • Possess an eye to identify problems with root cause analysis and recommend a solution where it added value of shorter lead time and more robustness.
  • Competency management – must ensure that all of the issues are well matched to the capability of the individuals within their team.
  • New Product Development – engaging early with RDD to understand the product and early involvement in the product developing in aspect of manufacturing capability.


  • Degree in Engineering.
  • At least 10 years’ experience in an engineering environment with 5 years in people managing role.
  • Aptitude in problem solving techniques and familiar with Lean Manufacturing is an advantage.
  • Proficiency in process control techniques in the project execution.
  • Motor and adhesive knowledge will be an added advantage.
  • Possess a good understanding of automation.

Benefits Overview

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.

Posted: 13-Apr-2018

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