General Information

Req #
WD00028451
Career area:
Hardware Engineering
Country/Region:
Japan
State:
Kanagawa
City:
Yokohama-shi
Date:
Monday, April 25, 2022
Working time:
Full-time
Additional Locations: 
* Yokohama-shi - Kanagawa - Japan

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Description and Requirements

■Position Name : Wireless Module (WLAN/Bluetooth) Hardware Engineer

■About Organization 
-  Report to : Wireless Technology, Sr. Manager
-  Subordinates : None. Requires directing contractors and an outsourcing vendor
-  Number of Peers : 11 (Japan, China)

■Roles and responsibilities
- Development and qualification of wireless modules for notebook PCs and tablet PCs.
- Collaborates with module vendors on design, development and technical problem solving.
- Collaborates with other internal teams including overseas, on design, development and technical problem solving.
- Skilled in test and analysis methods, use of laboratory analysis equipment
- Creates test plan / report for wireless device qualification
- Develops and updates test procedures/criteria and maintain test tools wireless device qualification
- Directs outsourcing test engineers for qualification test execution and problem analysis to resolve issues (review/approve/provide guidance, etc.)
- Performs pre-qualification testing, design review, and critical qualification tests
- Support Product Development to enable emerging wireless technologies with technical expertise
- Manages Wireless Engineering Laboratory and operations, including maintenance and audit readiness
- Publishes technical disclosures, white papers, and patents as appropriate
- Report Qualification Status. Make an organized presentation for technical details
- Support other work instructed by manager

■Key Interaction with:
- Development teams in Lenovo/NECPC Japan
    ・Wireless Antenna Design team
    ・System Development team (EE, ME, BIOS, SW, ID, UX)
 ・Product Assurance team (PAPM, HAPA, SWPA)
 ・ Product Engineering team
 ・Strategic Technology Innovation Center
 ・ Subsystem Development team 
- Worldwide Lenovo office
 ・US Morrisville STIC / Wireless certification team
 ・China Wireless Antenna Design team
 ・China Wireless Module Design team 
- Suppliers 
 ・PC ODM partners
 ・Wireless module vendors


■Requirements
Must Have – essential
- Experience including development and qualification of wireless products, modules
- Knowledge of wireless baseband, RF, filter circuits, etc.
- 5 years minimum experience in development work
- Excellent project management and problem-solving skills
- Written and verbal communication skills in business English (minimum TOEIC score 600)
- Logical communication skill
- Strong interest in creating products
- Strong interest in new technology & innovation
- Strong interest in working with global staff

Good to have - desirable
- Experience analysing PCI-EXPRESS / USB commands
- Experience developing device drivers and software applications
- Experience in test tool development
- Knowledge of high-frequency circuits and high-frequency noise
- Knowledge of various wireless communication technologies
- Organized English presentation skills
- Excellent negotiation skills

* Yokohama-shi - Kanagawa - Japan