General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
Thursday, June 23, 2022
Working time:
Additional Locations: 
* Yokohama-shi - Kanagawa - Japan

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

Roles and responsibilities

Lead next generation of collaborative smart device development as system design lead and electrical engineer

- Product requirement document, functional specification, verification plan document creation

- Leads the detailed design of hardware (schematics, layout, signal routing, etc.) with ODM

- Leads the debugging of hardware issues and problem resolution with ODM

- Leads the unit testing of hardware validation with ODM

- Design, schematics, BOM, security, and publication review

- Problem reporting and tracking, instruction and negotiation on problem solving with ODM

- Factory audio/setup with manufacturing team

- Make a build plan for evaluation machines, prepare parts and subsystems for machine build

- Communicate with WW development team and ODM to support their development activities

- Report development status to higher management and people managers

Key Interaction with:

- Lenovo Smart Collaboration product development engineers (Mechanical, Thermal, BIOS/EC, Subsystem, Software) in China/Japan

- Lenovo product assurance team in China/Japan

- Lenovo marketing team in United States

- Lenovo user experience designer and industrial designer in United States

- External ODM partner in China/Taiwan

- External key partner, such as Microsoft, Google, and Qualcomm



- Product development management in electrical equipment/devices development for more than 5 years

- Hardware design and problem solving in electrical device development (Elec./Mech.)

- Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Signal Processing, etc

-Understanding of datasheet of ICs, subsystems, schematics, and layout design of motherboard

- Knowledge about mechanics technology

- Strong English communication in written and verbal

- Strong sense of ownership with focus on product quality and reliability


- Experience in motherboard development for more than 5 years

- Knowledge and experience on camera and audio hardware design at the level she/he can explain what it is & how it works briefly to others

* Yokohama-shi - Kanagawa - Japan