General Information

Req #
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
United States of America
North Carolina
Tuesday, July 19, 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

The User Experience Interaction Designer will; 

  • Identify user insights and support new initiatives to deliver industry-leading user experiences
  • Understand user needs and discover other motivating factors to help teams translate them into concepts, products, and solutions
  • Utilize ideation and storytelling skills to effectively communicate insights and ideas
  • Design across various products and platforms (PC, mobile, web, Android, iOS, etc.)
  • Create low and high-fidelity wireframes, user flows, and functional prototypes and help drive information architecture, workflows, task flows, and other design methodologies
  • Support usability studies on prototypes and existing designs during various phases of concept and product development. Translate study results into actionable design recommendations and product requirements.
  • Help plan and execute iterative user research activities spanning a broad set of products (hardware and software) and including but not limited to generative work (e.g. fieldwork, ethnography) and evaluative work (e.g. usability studies, concept evaluations, benchmarking, heuristic evaluations).
  • Educate others outside the User Experience Design team on UX design methodologies and advocate the benefits of good UX design. Think creatively and strategically about the end-to-end customer experience and encourage a designed way of thinking in the group.
  • Work collaboratively with cross-functional project team members and business peers to propose the best experience for our end users.
  • Deliver and maintain design specifications, pattern libraries, and other design documents that will be used as guidance for cross-functional team members.
  • Communicate effectively in both written and verbal forms with colleagues, management, and external parties both in the U.S. and other countries.
Please submit a portfolio or portfolio link with your application. 

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree 
  • 2+ years of professional experience in user experience (UX), product design, user interface design (UI), interaction design, human-computer interaction, or a related field
  • Mastery of fundamental visual and interactive design disciplines and fluency of best practices for the user-centered design process, user experience principles, and techniques
  • Strong eye for layout, color, iconography, and typography
  • Experience working directly with other user experience, research, and design professionals
  • Detail-oriented with the ability to be pragmatic and keep the "big picture" in mind
  • Self-motivated and execution-orientated with the ability to work independently as well as take direction within established strategic and business guidelines
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, dynamic, and global multi-disciplinary team environment
  • Strong presentation and communication skills

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Experience working at a fast-paced technology or startup organization with technologies such as PCs, AR/VR, IoT, Collaboration, AI/ML, Voice UX, etc.
  • Degree in user experience, interaction design, visual design or equivalent
  • Good understanding of the software development process and how design and user research fit in
  • Strong portfolio demonstrating breadth and depth in UX, UI, interaction design, visual design, conceptual thinking, creative problem solving, and impressive deliverables
  • Experience in designing complex applications that are rich in interaction
  • Familiarity and experience executing a user-centered design (UCD) or another design framework to drive products through a development process
  • Expert in design and collaboration tools such as Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe XD, Sketch, Figma, InVision, Teams, Miro, etc.
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • Experience designing animations and interactions
  • UX design experience in non-US markets
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