General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations
Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

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Description and Requirements

This is a 1st Line Management position for the Infrastructure Solutions Group (ISG) External Storage Development team. In this role you will work closely with various External Storage Vendors including NetApp, Brocade, Seagate, Celestica, Broadcom, Mellanox and Brocade. This individual will be Leading a highly successful and talented team of Storage Engineers and Technical project managers, working closely with peer managers, ODT Leads and many cross functional teams to develop, qualify and release External Storage programs.

 Job Responsibilities:

 • Support Employee Career Development Goals

 • Build successful relationships with storage partners

 • Manage department budgets and staffing

 • Collaborate with the worldwide storage team to work through key issues and serve as

 an escalation point to raise issues with management and executives.

 • Support executive reviews, agenda and presentations periodically.

 • Lead the Development team to meet project milestones on schedule and budgets

 • Ensure quality delivery of Lenovo External Storage products

 • Execution of managerial duties, key performance indicator setting, reviews, ensuring needed skills are developed, cross training, etc.

 • Collaborate with global teams, generally in US and Asia

  • Interface with Storage ODT/ PM and NPIS process for new programs

 • Maintain an 18 month Storage Development product roadmap working with the broader team.

 * Roadmaps include both new storage technology introduction, new features, and code

Basic Requirements:

• BS degree in Computer Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineer or related engineering field

Preferred Qualifications:

 Prior Management experience is a  plus

•  Storage knowledge (i.e. Direct-attach/SAN/NAS Access Technologies, Storage IO Protocols-FC/SCSI/SAS/NVME over Fabric, and Storage Controllers-JBOD/EBOD/RBOD) is a plus

• Must be able to manage multiple programs / partners / vendors simultaneously

• Ability to lead and collaborate with a worldwide team

• Need to understand that schedule and budget commitments are non-breakable

• Manage Budgets, expenses and schedules

•  Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

• Strong presentation, reporting and communication skills.

• Proven Leadership skills with a deep technical team and vendor relationships

•Proven ability to manage schedule, budgets, resources and ability to escalate issues when appropriate

• Must be a great people leader (manager), motivator and have great communication skills

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.

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