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Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
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With our ingenuity, we help millions—not just the select few—experience our version of a smarter future. 

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Description and Requirements

Lenovo Workstations provide powerful solutions to drive productivity, innovation, and design excellence in key vertical segments such as Manufacturing Design, Engineering & CAD, Animation/Media/Web Creation, Science/Medical, Oil & Gas, and Finance. 

To maintain our leadership and compete in this aggressive marketplace, we are looking to enhance our team with additional talent. We are currently seeking a Software Architecture Manager with experience in software application, firmware, and BIOS design in the client computing space. As part of the Workstation Development team, you will be responsible for managing a team of software application, firmware, and BIOS architects who plan and design code to support our next generation workstation products. Some of your responsibilities will include: 

• Review of product status and design proposals 

• Interfacing with our suppliers and partners on new BIOS/firmware roadmaps and assisting in support escalations 

• Socializing with key customers for design and feature input through various programs 

• Assisting team with decision-making on software design and architecture choices 

• Leadership of team to accomplish design objectives 

• Team mentoring and support for career growth 

• Cross-function interaction with other Lenovo teams in both the workstation community and software development organization to solve challenges and move product decisions forward

Position Requirements:         
* B.S. and/or M.S. Degree or equivalent in Engineering/Computer Science or similar field
* 7-10+ years of experience with software and/or firmware development in the client computing space
* Prior position in management or experience as a team lead
* Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
* Well organized, with good written and oral communication skills
* Passionate about technology innovation, product development, and for doing what is right for Lenovo

As a global company, Lenovo has relationships with suppliers and teams throughout the world. This position may require morning/evening meetings which occur outside normal working hours, and candidates must be agreeable to a flexible work schedule.

Why Lenovo?

Lenovo is a US $60 billion Fortune Global 500 company, with 57,000 employees and operating in 180 markets around the world. We are #1 PC company on the planet, BCG's 50 most innovative companies, and one of Interbrand’s 100 BEST global brands.

Awards & Recognition:
• Fortune Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies, 2020 & 2019
• Human Rights Campaign, Corporate Quality Index - Perfect Score 2020, 2019, 2018
• Universum’s World’s Most Attractive Employers, 2020
• Best Places to work for LGBTQ Equality, 2021 & 2020
• Top 100 Internship Programs Winner, 2020
• Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights, 2020
• Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index - Perfect Score, 2020
• IoT Breakthrough Award, 2020
• 2020 Fortune Global 500, #224

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