General Information

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Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Wednesday, August 4, 2021
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Description and Requirements

About Our Team
We’re looking for Senior Software Engineer to be the OpenBMC Stack Community focal point for 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.

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 

Required Qualifications: 
• BS degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or a similar degree or related software equivalent experience
• 8+ years of BMC development experience
• Strong knowledge of OpenBMC stack
• Strong Linux kernel experience
• Device Driver experience
• u-Boot experience
• Gerrit (OpenBMC code and design review) experience
• Experience upstreaming to the Linux kernel and OpenBMC community
• Experience writing and passing design document reviews to the OpenBMC community
• 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

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
• Applies creativity and judgment to developmental work on different projects within the business environment
• Analyze situations and implement solutions, or develop new system elements, procedures, or processes
• Ability to engage as an independent professional; articulate and compare alternative approaches 
• Capable of controlling work priorities and methods requiring trade-offs
• Provides advice in technical/operational domain of specialization
• Understands departmental mission and vision
• Ability to apply discretion and independent judgment in matters of significance to Lenovo
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