General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Friday, May 3, 2024
Working time:
Additional Locations
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville

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Description and Requirements

This is a remote position and can be based anywhere in the United States. 

About Our Team

We’re looking for Senior BMC Engineer to join our OpenBMC initiative within the Infrastructure Solutions Group (ISG) at Lenovo.   As a member of the strategic OpenBMC development team you will be working with a group of industry leading team members to create optimized customer solutions to bring to market. With Lenovo’s broad product line, including Cloud Based Servers, IoT Servers, and Enterprise Servers, you will be challenged to do the research and Development required to have a premium OpenBMC offering for each of these critical and growing market segments.

This Position is work from home and can be base anywhere in the United States. 

What You'll Do

• Subject-matter expert primarily responsible for aligning Lenovo's OpenBMC stack with the OpenBMC opensource community

• Responsible for OpenBMC version updates

• Provide OpenBMC technology and issue support

• Participate in collaborative planning calls and status meetings 

Basic Qualifications: 

• BS degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a similar degree or related software equivalent experience

• At least 8 years of BMC development experience; Design, develop, code, and debug BMC\Firmware by applying knowledge of server hardware architecture and system design.

• At least 1 year with OpenBMC stack

•  At least 5 years experience with kernel development

• Previous Device Driver experience

• Previous u-Boot experience

• at Least 5 years experience with Gerrit (OpenBMC code and design review)

• Previous experience upstreaming to the Linux kernel and OpenBMC community

• Previous experience writing and passing design document reviews to the OpenBMC community

Preferred Qualifications:

• Strong communication and collaboration skills with multi-functional teams

• Proficient Problem-Solving Skills 

• Strong analytical and debug methodology skills expected

• Proficient at recognizing complex problems related to functional objectives

• Knowledgeable of DMTF industry standards for Redfish

• Proficient with Git source version control system: comfortable with common Git workflows, forking, pull requests and code reviews

• Intimate knowledge of Software development processes, working knowledge of Agile methodologies and tools

• Experience using JIRA, Confluence and Jenkins

The base salary range budgeted for this position is $160,000-$190,000. Individuals may also be considered for bonus and/or commissions. Lenovo’s various benefits can be found on [1]

In compliance with Colorado's EPEWA, the expected Application Deadline for this position is 6/1/2024. This applies to internal and external candidates. 
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, national origin, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Additional Locations
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville
* United States of America
* United States of America - North Carolina
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville