General Information

Req #
WD00021097
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
Country/Region:
United States of America
State:
North Carolina
City:
Morrisville
Date:
Thursday, April 21, 2022
Working time:
Full-time
Additional Locations: 
* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. And we go big. No, not big—huge. 

We’re a US$60 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company serving customers in 180 markets around the world. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that power (through devices and infrastructure) and empower (through solutions, services and software) millions of customers every day and together create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society for everyone, everywhere. 

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Description and Requirements

The role is a DC-DC Power Development Engineer position in the Lenovo Datacenter Product Group (DCG), based out of Morrisville, North Carolina. This is an exciting role in the Server Development organization that has a strong focus to be the #1 trusted IT Partner in the Datacenter.  Opportunities on the team include developing innovative and complex server designs to meet customer and business needs.  As a Power Engineer on this team, you will be responsible for power subsystems from concept to production.  This includes component selection, schematic design, simulation, support of PCB layout floor-planning/routing and qualification.  These organic designs provide exposure to the latest technologies from Lenovo and its development partners to meet market demands now and in the future.  The role also offers solving unique client challenges through the custom development of solutions and direct engagement with customers.  This candidate will become an active member of the development team that is highly motivated to engage, understand and solve the technical challenges of today and shape the server designs of tomorrow.


Basic Qualifications:

·       Bachelors Degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering.

·       5+ years of experience in power electronics design, simulation, validation and troubleshooting.  x86 server design experience is preferred.

·       5+ year of experience in EDA schematic design tools for PCB schematic creation and the support of Physical Design activity.

·       Demonstrate experience with various engineering tools, including oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, simulated load and signal generators.

·       Strong teamwork experience to co-develop server subsystems with a team of highly motivated engineers.

·       Strong written and verbal communication skills for a variety of tasks, including customer engagements, cross-functional defect investigation, and executive updates.


Preferred Qualifications:

·       Master’s Degree in Power Engineering or a related engineering field.

·       10+ years of experience in power electronics design, simulation, validation and troubleshooting.  x86 server design experience is preferred.

·       10+ year of experience in EDA schematic design tools for PCB schematic creation and the support of Physical Design activity. 

·       Experience with synchronous buck or point-of-load voltage regulators, CPU/Memory VRD design and qualification.

·       Proficiency in Cadence Allegro and Sigrity PowerSI tools.

·       Collaboration experience on projects across a global development organization.



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