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Career area:
Hardware Engineering
Taipei City
Monday, July 1, 2024
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Additional Locations
* Taiwan - Taipei City - Taipei

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Description and Requirements

Lenovo’s Data Center Group is currently seeking FW Engineer with knowledge of x86 architecture and storage including device/node/ rack/cluster architecture with HW design and FW development experiences who can work with Lenovo’s HW and SW design and validation teams. The selected candidate will leverage a formidable technical competency, creativity, and a “drive for results” attitude to construct innovative value for our customers.


  • ·       SAS expander and PCIe switch FW development.
  • ·       Define customized SAS expander and PCIE switch FW spec, test plan, and test utility.
  • ·       HW and FW troubleshooting with SAS expander and PCIE switch.
  • ·       Provide leadership, mentoring, and work in a collaborative team environment.
  • ·       Interact with cross function teams and customers; Lead or attend meetings internally and interlocks with customers/vendors in English.
  • ·       Build necessary FW development environment and lab.

Technical Skills

  • ·       Know well about SAS expander and PCIE switch HW/FW architecture.
  • ·       The experience of SAS expender/PCIe switch FW coding for datacenter products.
  • ·       ARM/MIPS embedded system development experience.
  • ·       Know interface protocol (like I2C, SPI, MDIO, SCSI, PCIe and etc..
  • ·       Understand storage data path from file system, driver, HBA, expander/switch to storage device.
  • ·       Proficiency capturing and debugging with Protocol Analyzers is a plus.
  • ·       Linux driver programming experience is a plus.
  • ·       Understand how to measure customer application performance is a plus.
  • ·       Server system design experience is a plus.
  • ·       Proficiency with Windows operating systems is a plus.
  • ·       Understand Hyperscale data center environment is a plus.

Education and Experience

  • ·       Must have 8 years or more work experience in development qualification of storage device products.
  • ·       Undergraduate BSEE or BSCE degree required.
  • ·       A Master degree in Computer or Electrical Engineering is a plus.
  • ·       Hyperscale/Cloud experience is a plus.

Teaming and Communications

  • ·       Excellent communication skills, including verbal, written, and presentation in both Mandarin and English.
  • ·       Ability to work effectively cross-culturally across teams in the US and Asia.

Additional Locations
* Taiwan - Taipei City - Taipei
* Taiwan
* Taiwan - Taipei City
* Taiwan - Taipei City - Taipei