General Information

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Career area:
United States of America
North Carolina
Additional locations:
US - Mobile
Thursday, October 14, 2021
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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. 

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

Description and Requirements

Key Objectives

  • Leadership ability with a proven record of successfully driving change, setting priorities, driving performance, and executing plans on schedule in a highly collaborative manner.
  • Experience developing and implementing enterprise strategies and architectures in complex environments.
  • Successful applicants should have experience delivering complex solutions across both cloud and traditional IT environments.
  • Proven track record of driving business performance through the successful implementation of innovative technical solutions.
  • Ability to challenge and provide innovative disruptions which will drive configuration services.
  • Ability to operate at multiple levels of technical detail from the architecture blueprint level to the discrete implementation level.
  • Good judgment and ability to manage cross functional teams, influence others to accomplish goals, and organize resources.
  • Ability to develop Business Cases for proposed solutions and technology investments.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to elicit confidence from technical and executive audiences. You can translate complex technical concepts effectively to help customers understand their technical needs and options.

Key Competencies

  • Able to problem solve and think laterally
  • Proven ability to learn new and complex technology
  • Able to prioritise in a fast paced, dynamic work environment
  • Ability to commit and hold to delivery dates, but also work with agility and speed to respond to short-notice requests
  • Effectively transfer thoughts and expresses ideas verbally in individual or group situations
  • Relevant industry experience managing, designing, and implementing enterprise scale server and desktop environments
  • Working Knowledge on Windows Operating Systems and MS Products
  • Proven ability to troubleshoot Client solutions
  • Exposure to regulated environments would be highly regarded
  • Ideally technical knowledge in some of the following:
    • Networking
    • Cloud Infrastructure
    • SOE / MOE image creation and deployment
    • SCCM
    • MDT
    • Windows 7/10
    • Android
    • Virtualization Solutions
    • UEM/MDM/EMM/Provisioning
  • Effective communication skills - written and verbal
  • Superior customer service skills
  • Lead the creation and evolution of the architecture program/function with focus on Customer digital transformation services.
  • Demonstrate the business value of Architecture Services as an enabler of strategy formulation, and as support for technology innovation, which drives the Customer’s top and bottom lines.
  • Run technology experiments for Customers, helping to create new products and services and integrating the best of theses into steady-state operations for the Customer.
  • Lead analysis of Customer future-state digital capabilities and future (and current) IT environment to detect critical deficiencies and recommend solutions for improvement and driving their business forward.
  • Ten or more years of business experience in strategic and operations planning and/or business analysis
  • Knowledge of business models, operating models, financial models, cost-benefit analysis, budgeting and risk management
  • Familiarity with information management practices, system development life cycle management, IT services management, infrastructure and operations, and EA (TOGAF and Zachman) and ITIL frameworks
  • Knowledge of business ecosystems, SaaS, DaaS/PCaaS, APIs, open data, microservices, event-driven IT and/or predictive analytics
  • Exposure and understanding of existing, new and emerging technologies, and processing environments
  • Exceptional soft and interpersonal skills, including teamwork, facilitation and negotiation
  • Strong leadership skills
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