Senior Fluid Dynamics Engineer

Senior Fluid Dynamics Engineer

Dyson Manufacturing Sdn Bhd
5-8 years
Not Specified

Job Description

About us

The next few years are going to be Dysons biggest and busiest yet. All thanks to a 2.5 billion commitment to its future technology pipeline. This growth will need the support of more new people across other functions around the world, including the Philippines. We have c. 6,000 engineers and scientists worldwide and we are now looking to recruit more in the Philippines. With this pace of growth, these ambitious plans, and the complexities of global expansion, it is natural that Dyson is now thinking about the best ways to organize itself globally and manage its exciting new product ranges to best effect. With APAC now our biggest growth region, we need to question where and how we invest to underpin the future. Our plans for the Philippines are ambitious and we are looking for talented people to join our Engineering families!

The Global Technology Development department comprises of a diverse groups of curious, world class engineering specialists. We are experts in our fields and we ensure Dyson products are on the edge of whats possible. The Personal Care (PC) Tech Dev team in Philippines encompasses three key disciplines, Fluid Dynamics, Noise and Vibration, and Mechanical Analysis. The team provides technical leadership in the fields of flow, thermal management, acoustic and vibration, structural dynamics and mechanics of materials.

About the role

This position has developed a higher level of knowledge & skill within the field of Fluid Dynamics, and is recognized as a valued team player. Working effectively in a team, this individual is expected to provide original assessment and options to technical challenges within a project. To be successful in this role, it is critical to be able to think and act independently while demonstrating the ability to escalate any issues.

Main Duties/Responsibilities:

Design & Development:
  • Takes increased levels of responsibility to deliver support/guidance to assigned projects in the area of Fluid Dynamics.
  • Deliver output in a timely manner inline with RDD Core Deliverables.
  • Takes higher level of ownership of relevant Specifications/Requirements for allocated projects.

  • Support departmental goals and long term technology road map. Plan and manage progress of actions, in order to deliver on time.
  • Provide inputs to yearly goal setting.

Continuous Improvements:
  • Expected to proactively identify areas of improvement and to propose and implement improvements.

Career Development:
  • Take ownership of personal career development by setting out immediate and long term plan together with line manager.
  • Proactively communicate progress to line manager via 1-1 reporting.

Continuing Professional Development:
  • Take ownership of personal career development by setting out short/med/long-term plans together with People Manager.
  • May be starting to contribute towards development plans & coaching of more junior engineers within own discipline.
  • Should ideally be working towards Professional Accreditation (IMechE, Nafems)

About you

Experience Required:
  • A Bachelor degree in mechanical/aerospace engineering or equivalent, preferred applicants have a Master degree.
  • 5+ years of experience in mechanical product analysis & development, preferably in the consumer electrical appliance industry.
  • Higher level knowledge of fluid dynamics, thermodynamics, and experimental testing.
  • Higher level understanding of the principles and application of computational fluid dynamics.
  • Higher level user in ANSYS Fluent or relevant CFD software (eg. Star-CCM+, OpenFoam).
  • Competent knowledge of Dyson processes.
  • Competent knowledge of Dyson PLM system.
  • Experience in hardware and software for measurement and data acquisition (e.g. B&K Pulse, strain gauge, MATLAB and LabView, etc.).

Technical and problem solving skills:
  • Ability to gather information systematically to establish facts and principles required to solve specific problems within the project.
  • Demonstrate ability to provide independent viewpoints/argument to a problem, and starting to develop ability to assess multiple viewpoints/argument.
  • Able to utilize root cause analysis techniques during problem solving.
  • Ability to plan ahead and prioritise task, typically within a project team.
  • Ability to manage technical risk with minimal supervision, covering risk identification, risk analysis, risk response and risk monitoring. Expected to understand the implications to other functions. Good understanding of FMEA techniques & able to contribute effectively to FMEA sessions.

Interpersonal skills:
  • Will have evidence of strong written & verbal communication skills. Ability to clearly, concisely & confidently present & articulate ideas to larger peer group, often cross-category. Proficient in communicating ideas & concepts. Developing ability to tailor communication to suit different levels & persuade/influence others as needed. Ability to receive constructive feedback and coaching, and respond appropriately. Able to provide constructive feedback.
  • Demonstrate cooperation and interaction across stakeholders with similar goals, often managing familiar and less challenging internal customers.
  • Ability to receive constructive feedback and coaching, and respond appropriately. Able to provide constructive feedback.

Extent of guidance or control
  • Generally characterized as a Skilled Task Completer, with ability to initiate and recommend solutions.
  • Able to work independently with minimal guidance on assigned tasks.


Dyson Philippine monitors the market to ensure competitive salaries, bonuses.
Beyond that, youll 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 ambitious growth plans, regular reviews and dynamic workshops.
A vibrant company culture based on being Different, Authentic and Pioneering.
At Dyson we combine work life balance, with the latest devices, a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit.
Its an exciting team environment geared to fueling and realizing ambition.

Benefits include:
  • All benefits are accessible from day 1
  • HMO coverage. Health & wellness is one of our priorities, immediately available for you & dependents so no waiting for employment regularization
  • Up to 20 days annual leave based on employment service + 15 days medical leave
  • Dyson product gift upon employment regularization, and discounts on Dyson machines
  • Exposure to a broad and diverse range of Dyson activities from research through to manufacturing and global sales for Dyson projects
  • Career development and growth in a global team

At Dyson, it's about more than our machines. We recognise that our success comes from our inventive people. We believe in including everybody and supporting you on your journey with us

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