General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations: 
* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

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

Who You'll Work With

At Lenovo, we manufacture one of the world's widest portfolios of connected products, including PCs (ThinkPad, Yoga, Lenovo Legion), tablets, smartphones, and workstations, as well as augmented and virtual reality (Mirage, ThinkReality), smart home/office solutions, software, and services. Lenovo's data center solutions (ThinkSystem, ThinkAgile) are creating the capacity and computing power for the connections that are changing business and society.

What You'll Do

This position is to report to PCSD’s Chief Technology Officer and work on PCSD-level Architecture Review Board to support all key projects.  The ARB will review Windows, Android, Chrome, and Linux-based offerings using x86 and ARM ISAs, and hybrid xPU architectures.  This exciting role will also give you the opportunity to work with industry leaders around the globe.

Lenovo Intelligent Device Group is looking for a talented, highly-motivated, and insightful strategist to develop and drive technical strategy directing where we should invest to create intellectual property.  The candidate should have knowledge for various hardware and software architectures for both local and cloud instances.  The candidate should have excellent written and verbal communication skills and a familiarity with working with different cultures across different time zones. The candidate will need to work effectively with our technical business leadership and with multiple global technical teams.


The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to:

1) Innovate with patentable ideas and concepts within an iterative product-focused process

2) Review and suggest improvements to designs and implementations for an extensive product portfolio

3) Analyze software requirements to determine feasibility of design within quality assurance standards for worldwide deployment

4) Tune system/application performance and improve stability using a strong background in computer Operating Systems, embedded systems, and multi-threaded programming

5) Maintain focus on security, privacy, and software best-practices

6) Coach and technically lead software engineering teams across different geographies

Basic Qualifications

  • Minimum BS in CS, EE, or ECE
  • 10+ years’ experience in software development
  • Strong knowledge in algorithms, data structures, and object-oriented programming
  • Extensive knowledge in software architecture and design methodologies
  • Knowledge of standards, WIFI, 5G
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Passionate about innovation and discovery
  • Willing to take risks
  • Experience with AI, Graphics, Telephony/Connectivity, Cloud technologies

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience developing for communication systems and devices

  • 4+ years of experience with Android platform or application software development
  • 4+ years of experience with Windows platform or application software development
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