General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Wednesday, May 3, 2023
Working time:
Additional Locations
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville

Why Work at Lenovo

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.

And we go big. No, not big—huge.

We’re not just a US$70 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company, we’re one of Fortune’s Most Admired. We’re transforming the world through intelligent transformation, offering the world’s most complete portfolio of smart devices, infrastructure, and solutions. With more than 71,500 employees doing business in 180 markets, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future.

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

Who You'll Work With

At Lenovo, we manufacture one of the world's widest portfolios of connected products, including PCs (ThinkPad, Yoga, Lenovo Legion), tablets, smartphones, and workstations, as well as augmented and virtual reality (Mirage, ThinkReality), smart home/office solutions, software, and services. Lenovo's data center solutions (ThinkSystem, ThinkAgile) are creating the capacity and computing power for the connections that are changing business and society.

What You'll Do

You will be part of Lenovo’s Personal Computing and Smart Device Technology Office, which is a centralized team responsible for applied research, advanced technology, and architecture, supporting Lenovo’s devices and software businesses. We focus on delivering industry leading devices and rapidly expanding into services and solutions. 

We’re looking for a software architect to work with different device engineering teams to define and implement a common framework for device collaboration. The framework will create common API’s, user interface, and user experiences allowing application creators to create a single solution that works across multiple devices that span Windows PC, Android Smart Phones, and tablets.

We want someone who has a strong passion to deliver high-quality products and solve challenging technical real-world problems. You can make a difference by working with cross-functional teams including system design, client software, HW design and driver teams.


  • Analyze collaborative offerings from Lenovo and industry partners
  • Imagine device collaboration scenarios
  • Understand multiple ways to implement device collaboration scenarios and choose the best one
  • Design a common framework structure and define interfaces
  • Drive adoption within Lenovo’s development organization
  • Work with partners to enable single solutions that work across devices and operating systems
  • Maintain focus on security, privacy, and software best-practices

Basic Qualifications

  • BS degree in science and technology field such as Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science or a related field
  • 7+ years overall experience in tech industry
  • 5+ years experience with client/cloud Windows or Android software solutions
  • Understanding of Windows/Android/Linux operating system and driver stack plus below-the-OS functionality like BIOS, ACPI, and HAL
  • Strong software computer architecture knowledge for both local and cloud instances
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications

  • Cloud and local security experience
  • Experience working with Android devices
  • Strong ability to influence across a global 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.

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