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Compliance and Approvals Engineer - Safety

Posted 10 Jul 2024
Work experience
2 to 3 years
Full-time / part-time
Job function
Degree level
Required language
Dutch (Fluent)

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The expectation for this role is to be based in the new Philippine Technology Center at FPIP in Sto. Tomas Batangas, as soon as it is completed in 2024.

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 driven by progress and thrive on the challenge of relentless improvement. 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 engineering approach starts with different thinking. Then we continuously refine our ideas – unwilling to compromise and driven by an obsession for finding a better way. Today we employ more than 5,800 people around the world in software engineering, mechanical engineering, and science-related roles.

Our new product teams take radical new ideas and develop them into reality. They explore the limits of our technology and optimise it through relentless experimenting, testing and iterating. They then develop new ways to test and evaluate performance, to accurately position our technology against our competition.

About the role:

The Senior Compliance Engineer is essential for maintaining a safe, organized, and efficient testing environment in the lab, ensuring that all testing procedures are performed accurately and in compliance with relevant standards.

This role will report directly to the Lead C&A Engineer, providing regular updates on lab activities, test progress, safety concerns, and any issues that require technical guidance or decision-making. Effective communication and collaboration with the Senior Engineer and Engineer are essential aspects of this position to ensure smooth operations and adherence to engineering and testing standards.

Overview – Department:

The Compliance & Approvals Department is responsible to ensure that all Dyson products are in compliance with all relevant Safety, Materials and EMC regulations, standards, and legislations. These include testing and certification based on commonly adopted international regulation and standards (IEC/UL Standards and etc.) as well as country/region specific legislations (CE/EU directives, DENAN, REACH, RoHS, Prop65 and etc.).

We monitor and guide design engineers to ensure that all Dyson products are safe, and we liaise with the relevant authority in every country we market our products, providing them with all certificates and other requisites to allow sales in that particular country. We work closely with Intertek, SGS, TUV and other independent and accredited test service providers.

Main Duties/Responsibilities:

This position supports the increasing task & project demands in Compliance & Approvals Team. involving the execution of Safety tests and the supporting of lab personnel. The Engineer will work in the Compliance & Approvals team to support safety compliance activities including working with engineering project teams, preparing and testing product samples, collating technical documentation packages for submission to 3rd party organizations such as external accredited certification facilities and regulatory authorities.


  • Collaborate with RDD teams in enabling product development from compliance and approvals aspect.
  • Assist in certifying, testing and support solution creation due to certifying test issues
  • Interact with Project and Electronics in executing product development program plans, evaluate and manage test result in relation to design, specifications and test objectives.
  • Determines product safety approval test scope, develops a preliminary plan of compliance, and determines project specifications such as cost, lead time, and sample requirements by analyzing product category available supplemental data, product specification and construction (with UK team).
  • Involved and ensure all the test activities are carried out strictly according to the appropriate international test standards for home appliances (UL / IEC / EN / JIS / EU directives).
  • Examines test samples, read and understand the blueprints, schematics, wiring diagrams, and operational instructions. Evaluates test performance, provides feedback to project design team regarding issues and/or problems with test, data sheets and reviews test and construction data
  • Consolidated findings or any non-compliance / test concerns to be discussed with Senior Engineer before communicating to the Project Design Team for immediate attention.
  • Working with Certification bodies such as Intertek, CQC-China, JQA-JP, and SIRIM/ST-Malaysia for product certification that including product Safety Audit.
  • To responsible for product safety certification maintenance as well.


  • Degree or equivalent experience in electrical/electronic discipline
  • At least 2 years’ experience on a broad range of Product Safety Compliance duties
  • Understanding of International Safety standards such as IEC, UL, GB and EN
  • Being able to identify the true cause of problems and to apply the required analytical skills in order to solve them efficiently.

Project management skill is preferred.


We combine work life balance, access to the latest devices, and a relaxed dress code reflecting our engineering spirit. It’s an exciting team environment geared to fuelling and realizing ambition.

At Dyson Philippines, we invest in our people through a package of financial, lifestyle and health benefits, to support whatever stage of life you are in and the moments that matter. Some of our exciting benefits offerings as follow:

  • 15 to 20 days of annual leave (varies by length of service)
  • 15 days of paid sick leave
  • 5 days of study leave
  • Opportunity to be an owner of a Dyson machine
  • Relocation support
  • Company paid life insurance for employees from day one
  • Company paid HMO from day one including eligible dependents
  • My Flexi Benefits
  • Employee Assistance Programme for employees and dependents
  • Complimentary lunch
  • On-site gym, sports centre and basketball court at the new Dyson campus
  • Complimentary on-site medical clinic services
  • On site mini grocery store
  • Free bus shuttle from and to common locations

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.

We are agents of change.
We start by turning convention on its head. We're family owned, beholden to no one, so we can forge our own path - different and authentic.
Never satisfied, we constantly strive to find a better way.

50 employees