General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Monday, May 15, 2023
Working time:
Additional Locations
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville

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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.

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Description and Requirements

The Lenovo Commercial Product Center (CPC) is looking to hire a Cost Manager to focus on our Workstation business.  In this role, you will be responsible for leading cross functional teams for End-2-End product cost managment.  Acting as a project manager for strategic projects, you'll work with engineers, marketing, procurement, and project management teams to ensure that we deliver a product that is balanced in features, build quality, and cost, translating into lower prices for the customer.  The ideal candidate has a strong understanding of corporate strategy and build up strategy to project and action plan.  


  • Leverage Marketing Requirements, Technology Capabilities, Launch, Cost, Price and Business Objective Requirements to optimize the deliverable definition
  • Create the end-to-end project master schedule, resource plan and budget with multiple functional team input
  • Commit product definition, cost and quality, project expense and schedule to meet business objectives and customer satisfaction
  • Drive new product design to cost, manage new part cost target setting and cost approval within project key milestones
  • Manage product Cost Simulation of business case and cost transition roadmap to support product investment decision making and product transition
  • Keep monitoring cost trend in product lifecycle and driving cost competitiveness through product change management process
  • Lead Cost competitiveness study vs. competitors’
  • Ensure Product Cost readiness in system & necessary data analysis

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors degree in related field
  • 5+ years of relevant project management experience within an enterprise organization
  • 3+ years of experience with cost/benefit analyses and Global Pricing models
Preferred Qualifications:
  • PMP Certification
  • Previous experience in Procurement
  • Strong negotiation, technical, project management, and presentation skills

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In our journey for Smarter Technology for All, we will continue to invest in Lenovo’s diverse employee base and their inclusive experience, while focusing on accessible product design and development. We are committed to building leadership behaviors that foster inclusive systems, drive accountability and transparency in order to build a smarter future where everyone thrives, together.

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.

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