General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Wednesday, January 12, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations: 
* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

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

We are searching for an Application Engineer to join our PC Cloud Deployment Services team for PC and other endpoint devices. 

Cloud Deploy allows Lenovo Enterprise customers who purchase large quantities of devices to store a custom preload, image, or provisioning process in the Cloud, ready for access via secure credentials by mobile users anywhere, anytime. Users can easily recover from hard drives or software failures without assistance from IT.

As a senior engineer with this team, you will help develop, deploy and identify technical solutions that are used in the deployment process.  Other services this team provides include asset management, imaging, and factory software loads. 

Cloud Engineer Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Working in tandem with our development team to identify and implement the most optimal cloud-based solutions for the company.

  • Planning, designing, and developing cloud-based applications.

  • Managing cloud environments in accordance with company security guidelines.

  • Deploying and debugging cloud initiatives as needed in accordance with best practices throughout the development lifecycle.

  • Educating teams on the implementation of new cloud-based initiatives, providing associated training as required.

  • Employing exceptional problem-solving skills, with the ability to see and solve issues before they snowball into problems.

  • Use your extensive knowledge of APIs to design RESTful services, and integrate them with existing data providers, using JSON or XML as needed.

  • Building and designing web services in the cloud, along with implementing the set-up of geographically redundant services.

  • Orchestrating and automating cloud-based platforms throughout the organization

  • Demonstrate strong ownership and DevOps mindset – code that is developed must be testable and maintainable and follow best CI/CD practices.

  • Stay current with industry trends, making recommendations as needed to help the group excel.

  • Create, document, and execute test plans based on system enhancement, fixes, or features.

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Cloud Engineer Skills/requirements:

Basic Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering preferred

  • Strong knowledge of data structures and algorithms

  • 5+ years programming in Java, Ruby, C/C++, C#, Perl, Python or other scripting/programming languages.

Preferred Requirements

  • Experience with SOA, microservices, distributed systems, and cloud-based services, preferably using AWS.

  • Hands on experience working with Amazon EC2 and VPC preferred

  • Experience working with container technologies (Docker and/or Kubernetes) as well as associated design patterns.

  • Experience with continuous delivery – owning code design, development, release and monitoring

  • Experience in a Cloud Engineer role or related position.

  • Knowledge of web services, API and REST.

  • Strong awareness of networking and internet protocols, including TCP/IP, DNS, SMTP, HTTP and distributed networks.

  • Must have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

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.

* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America