General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Friday, April 26, 2024
Working time:
Additional Locations
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville

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Description and Requirements

Join Lenovo's dynamic team at the forefront of x86 processor-based server innovation! Our fast-paced environment thrives on technological advancement, where our engineers are empowered to continually enhance the thermal performance and efficiency of our cutting-edge products. If you're a passionate engineer eager to drive innovation in server thermal solutions, seize this opportunity to make your mark with Lenovo!

Job Responsibilities include:

  • Review server system concepts and market requirements and enable a thermal solution that is compliant to the specifications of the critical components.
  • Ensure that the printed circuit board layouts permit thermal solution placement and adequate airflow / waterflow to cool all components
  • Select fans, heat sinks, and other thermal solution components which are low cost yet meet all performance requirements
  • Provide mechanical and thermal review for prototyping boards
  • Document and analyze simulation and test results
  • Write test plans 
  • Conduct thermal tests to qualify the design

Basic Requirements:
  • BS degree or MS in mechanical engineering or related field
  • 5+ years of experience working in related field

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience using CFD (Computational Fluid Dynamics) tools to predict operating performance of the server is required.
  • Modeling and testing skills to validate a design is required. E.g. measuring airflow and temperature on the air bench is required.
  • Data acquisition and ability to organize and summarize results is required.
  • Code skills such as Matlab, Python, or Java to automate data collection and report generation is desired.
  • Knowledge of computer firmware code and algorithms that set operating points, and fault conditions is desired.
  • Knowledge of CAD, material strength, power consumption, and acoustics requirements and the impact of thermal designs on them is desired.
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, national origin, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any federal, state, or local protected class.

Additional Locations
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville
* United States of America
* United States of America - North Carolina
* United States of America - North Carolina - Morrisville