Description and Requirements

As our ambitions increase we will advance ever further into the worlds of connectivity, sensor technology, machine learning and AI, as well as deepen our work on motors, batteries and hardware. It’s vital that we have the best spaces and brightest minds all around the globe.

Market Overview:

There was a time in our history when all people knew Dyson for was vacuums. But what began with one man and one idea inside a coach house in Wiltshire, has since transformed into an 8,000-strong global technology company spanning multiple product categories and more than 70 countries around the world.

But the transformation of Dyson is far from over. Our technology pipeline stretches 25 years into the future, and will see more new product categories emerge – four by 2020 alone


Function Overview:

We have a position open for Test & Automation engineer based in our newly built Tech Centre in Shanghai. The role involves providing QA support for Mobile App & Cloud development and product support for Dyson China Consumer Care / Dyson China Commercial of the connected products. Come and join Dyson as we embark on our new journey into the world of Connectivity which will support products such as the 360 Eye and Pure Cool Link.

Dyson offers a unique opportunity for talented individuals who wish to invent, design and develop leading products for the global market. By working with 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 fulfil our ambition of being truly different.


  • Develop an agile test plan to compliment the rapidly evolving iterative mobile app and cloud service development
  • Develop and manage user experience testing as part agile testing plan
  • Ensure adherence and governance of the testing phase in the mobile software development cycle
  • Assess the readiness of app and backend services before passing through development milestones. Identify and escalate issues of immature design or incomplete understanding.
  • Conduct root cause analysis of error incidents to further optimise the testing plan and improve app development
  • Aggressively identify and drive test automation across the validation cycles 
  • Dyson Link app submission and maintenance on China android markets.


Technical Key Competencies

  • Experience in Mobile Application Testing Automation, including UI, Functional/Non-functional, Regression tests, hardware device compatibility tests, Performance tests, Security interoperability testing, Usability testing, language localization tests, Automated tests. 
  • Should have experience in testing Android & IOS native and cloud services written in .Net and Java.
  • Strong experience in Automation tools such as Jenkins and etc
  • Must have experience with debugging tools, performance tools related to mobile and cloud services
  • Knowledgeable of iOS and Android App release process
  • Hands-on skills in system level issue debug including log/trace collection, analysis and work-around solution proposal
  • Good Knowledge in test script development skills such as Python, Bash, Shell or equivalent and use of test script tool such as TestRail and etc.
  • Knowledge in mobile debug tools such as iOS console, ADB, Android studio or etc.
  • Knowledge in Cloud infrastructure & Platform such as AWS 
  • Good understanding of agile development and  test-driven development.

Functional Key competences
  • Bachelor Degree in IT, Computer Engineering, EE or related field
  • Has deep passion for technical support and problem-solving
  • Clear communication, good inter-personal skills at all levels of contact
  • Strong commercial sense with project and product management skills
  • Strong planning, collaboration & workload management skills.
  • Able to engage with, and build strong customer relationships 
  • Self-motivated, dynamic, results-driven and team player
  • Good verbal and written English language skills.
  • Sensitive to cultural differences across a global company
  • Experienced in working with cross functional teams including local commercial teams and different functions in worldwide RDD (Research, Design and Development) such as software, electronics, mechanical, design and etc.
  • The market is moving fast, so is our technology. The idea candidate can keep evolving the technical strength.

Benefits Overview:

Dyson China monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries. Beyond that, you’ll enjoy an annual bonus, and life and medical insurance. But financial benefits are just the start of a Dyson career. Rapid 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 creative engineering spirit, it’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realising ambition.