General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
Thursday, June 9, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations: 
* Yokohama-shi - Kanagawa - Japan

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Description and Requirements

Notebook electrical design engineer with DC/DC and analog circuit design skills. Essentially the experience in power circuit design of PC, Smartphone, Tablet, Embedded System, and or Consumer Electronics for more than 3 years.

Roles and responsibilities

  • Understands power architecture and requirement of next generation CPU/Chipset/GPU/Battery charger, makes reference schematics and motherboard for prototyping.
  • Understands the market/customer requirements for the product properly and interprets them in architect/high level design of hardware based on those requirements
  • Leads and actually executes by herself/himself the detailed design of hardware (schematics, layout, signal routing, etc)
  • Leads and actually executes by herself/himself the debugging of hardware issue
  • Leads and actually executes by herself/himself problem resolution of hardware issue
  • Leads and executes the unit testing of hardware validation
  • On-site engineering support at manufacturing factory in China during development and ramp-up phase
  • Communicates with mechanical design team to optimize motherboard  design
  • Communicates with software team to optimize hardware design
  • Communicates with procurement engineering team to optimize the implementation of subsystems
  • Communicates with the Product Assurance / Product Engineering teams, and tracks defects
  • Communicates with World Wide ThinkPad development team and external development partners to support their development activities
  • Report the development status to the project manager and the people manager with timely manner

Skills required

  • Understand the datasheet of regulator ICs, FET/Transistor, discrete parts
  • Understand schematics and layout design of motherboard
  • Observe waveform of motherboard electrical signals and analyze it
  • Problem solving skills for electrical issue
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with logical communication skill

* Yokohama-shi - Kanagawa - Japan