General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Tuesday, February 7, 2023
Working time:
Additional Locations
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology that builds a brighter, more sustainable and inclusive future for our customers, colleagues, communities, and the planet.

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a US$70 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re transforming the world through intelligent transformation, offering the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices, infrastructure, and solutions. With more than 71,500 employees doing business in 180 markets, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future.

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

The Lenovo Design + Innovation team is a global group of highly skilled and talented people doing what we love, designing the very best world-class products. You will be an integral part of the team, working together across continents and cultures in a friendly, fast-paced and inspiring work environment. We are looking to add an Advanced Industrial Designer to our team that will help us visualize and communicate the future of Lenovo. 

This role would be a fit for you if you’re passionate, optimistic and an excellent collaborator. You’ll have the opportunity to work alongside a variety of disciplines including fellow industrial designers, engineering, UX and software to widen your breadth of knowledge and expand your impact. You’ll report to our Strategic Design & Innovation manager and work closely with our Strategic Design team in crafting the future vision for Lenovo. By studying our customers, global macro trends and emerging technology, you’ll design meaningful experiences across a range of products, visualizing future interactions and crafting stories that will inspire positive change in the industry.

Core responsibilities:

  • Work in a highly collaborative, multidisciplinary environment
  • Understand and be willing to utilize all stages of the design thinking process, with a strong emphasis on front-end concept development
  • Study design trends, customer insights and emerging technology in order to identify opportunities and solve customer problems
  • Ideation, concept visualization, form development, CAD, model making and rapid prototyping
  • Craft and communicate product and experiential concept stories in a compelling way
  • Plan and prioritize to achieve project goals within set timelines
  • Build relationships and appropriately influence relevant internal teams and direct business contacts to achieve short- and long-term goals.
  • Work independently as well as take direction and work within established strategic and business guidelines

Basic Requirements:

  • A Bachelors degree in Industrial Design
  • 3-5 years professional experience
  • An excellent portfolio showcasing product & experiential design examples
  • Proficiency in MS Office (specifically PowerPoint)
  • 2D skills: sketching, fluent Adobe Creative Suite
  • 3D skills: Study models, breadboards, proof of principle models and prototypes
  • 3D CAD: fluent in SolidWorks and KeyShot
Preferred Requirements:
  • Masters degree in Industrial Design
  • Excellent communication (verbal & written) and presentation skills
  • Ability to visualize, craft and articulate complex concepts
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Lenovo adopted a COVID-19 Vaccination Policy for US-based employees. As a condition of employment, employees must adhere to Lenovo’s US Vaccination Policy and be fully vaccinated against COVID-19, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated means individuals must receive the full series of a vaccine either approved by the FDA or WHO and listed by the CDC (e.g. two dose of the Moderna, AstraZeneca or Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines; or one dose of the Johnson & Johnson vaccine). This applies to all US-based employees, contractors and interns, regardless of work location. As a condition of employment, you must provide proof that you are fully vaccinated or follow Lenovo’s accommodation process.

Additional Locations
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville
* United States of America
* United States of America - North Carolina
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville