General Information

Req #
WD00031597
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
Country/Region:
United States of America
State:
North Carolina
City:
Morrisville
Date:
Friday, June 3, 2022
Working time:
Full-time
Additional Locations: 
* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

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Description and Requirements

Advisory Software Engineer – Linux

Position Description

At Lenovo, we Never Stand Still. Every day, every employee at Lenovo is focused on moving forward, rejecting traditional limits, and always seeking a better way.

We’re looking for a Advisory Software Engineer within the Advanced Innovation Center (AIC) Group at Lenovo. In this role you will work directly with engineering teams responsible for building best-in-class client and standalone software applications.

You’ll be part of highly dynamic agile software development team and engineering Windows and Android applications from concept to design, implementation and maintenance. In this role you will be working with both local and globally distributed teams.  You will apply your knowledge of OS-specific tools and software to contribute highly secure, highly stable software. You will also need the ability to evaluate existing applications for defect analysis and correction, enhancements, and ensuring products are of the highest quality. 

As the technology expert, you will take a leadership role to ensure products are of the highest code quality and are developed using secure programming practices.  You will also be mentoring junior engineers by ensuring all development processes and coding standards are documented and followed.

Role

  • Lead teams building software applications for both client-server and standalone solutions for Windows and Android devices.
  • Mentor technical resources, run solution reviews, and oversee implementation quality by performing design and code reviews, following secure coding practices, and utilizing CI/CD and test automation tools and processes.
  • Responsible for Client side of the app design, development in client-server and standalone solutions for Linux based devices.
  • Mentor technical resources, run solution reviews, and oversee implementation quality by performing design and code reviews, following secure coding practices, and utilizing CI/CD and test automation tools and processes.
  • Regularly present product solutions and proposals to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Proactively engage with POs, APMs and BizDev managers across the organization to ensure solutions meet the needs of customers both internal and external.
  • Domestic and international travel may be required (5%) for technical meetings, workshops and on-site collaboration activities.
  • Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external tech communities, and interact with other members of the engineering community.
  • Position Requirements

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or related software engineering field, or equivalent experience.
  • 5+ years of experience in Solution Design and Software Architecture
  • 3+ years of software architecture experience building, maintaining Linux software applications
  • 3+ years of experience developing and integrating shared/static libraries
  • 3+ years of experience developing client/server applications
  • 2+ years of experience with Agile development processes
  • Basic Qualifications

  • Ability to design the software architecture for codebases running on embedded systems
  • Programming experience with Golang and C++ or Linux system softwares is a must
  • Write high-quality, well-tested code and exceptional in Object-Oriented programming
  • Comfortability with Agile methods, such as Extreme Programming (XP), Scrum and/or Kanban
  • Proficient technical knowledge of current tools and best practices at scale
  • Demonstrable experience working with distributed teams & 3rd-party vendors
  • Experience with monitoring and debugging client/server protocols
  • Experience with code reviews, unit testing and static analysis tools
  • Experience using code management tooling such as Git/SVN/CVS
  • Significant experience working with Windows and Linux command line
  • Experience with basic LAN/WAN networking protocols
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Preferred Qualifications

         •    Fluency in Perl, Python, PHP and/or other scripting languages

  • Experience of developing APIs or Microservices
  • Systems software development in C, C++ or Golang
  • Network programming or TCP/IP
  • Multithreading and concurrent programming
  • IPC (Inter Process Communications)
  • Experience in cloud technology such as AWS, Azure, Kubernetes and Docker
  • Experience using CI/CD pipeline tooling such as Jenkins, Bamboo or others
  • Experience interfacing with customers on behalf of the organization
  • Experience with Confluence and Jira
  • Experience interfacing with customers on behalf of the organization
  • Experience with Confluence and Jira

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.

* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America