General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
Monday, March 28, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations: 
* 深圳(Shenzhen) - Guangdong - China

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


1. Involve in working directly with industrial designers, product planners, and mechanical engineers to define the design requirements, whilst focusing on customer experience.

2. Research global consumer lifestyle and design trends, cross-referencing inspirations from fashion & beauty, furniture, and home accessories, automotive, packaging, music culture, fine art, and digital media in different regions to forecast latest Color, Material, and Finishing for next-generation portfolio.

3. Identify key industry trend narratives that drive strategic versatility and broad demographic appeal. Ensuring CMF strategies and ID concepts are flexible from the outset.

4. Research innovative materials and processes, to drive product innovation, engaging directly with suppliers.

5. Lead and organize workshops with suppliers and prototyping activities, working closely, with the design group to develop feasible ingredients for mass production.

6. Create CMF specification documents to enable engineers to understand product concepts. Ensuring all materials are color-matched, approved, and clearly documented.  

7. Deliver CMF actual samples to US and GEOs for review under tight timing constraints

8. Communicate and explore various methods to achieve CMF design intent.


1. Bachelor’s degree or above in Product/Industrial/Material/Textile Design or Applied Arts.

2. Approximately 7+ years of experience in professional CMF design, defining trends, color, material, and finishes for mass manufacture.

3. Excellent visualization and presentation skills, familiar with Adobe Creative Suite and PowerPoint documentation.

4. Technical knowledge in manufacturing processes, and a passion for emerging trends.

5. Must be detail-oriented and show superior project management skills. Fluent in both English and Mandarin Chinese. 

6. Must be self-motivated, flexible, and able to manage multiple parallel projects 


* 深圳(Shenzhen) - Guangdong - China