General Information

Req #
WD00018064
Career area:
Marketing
Country/Region:
United States of America
State:
North Carolina
City:
Morrisville
Date:
Thursday, December 9, 2021
Working time:
Full-time
Additional Locations: 
* Morrisville - North Carolina - United States of America

Why Work at Lenovo

Here at Lenovo, we believe in smarter technology for all, so we spend our time building a society that’s brighter and more inclusive. And we go big. No, not big—huge. 

We’re a US$60 billion revenue Fortune Global 500 company serving customers in 180 markets around the world. Focused on a bold vision to deliver smarter technology for all, we are developing world-changing technologies that power (through devices and infrastructure) and empower (through solutions, services and software) millions of customers every day and together create a more inclusive, trustworthy and sustainable digital society for everyone, everywhere. 

The one thing that’s missing? Well… you...

Description and Requirements

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) and 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.

Lenovo workstations are designed for mission critical applications in every customer segment whether it's AI & Data Science, Media & Entertainment, or Medical & Science. We are looking for a dynamic candidate to drive and manage all aspects of interaction, development and deployment of the software components of the workstation’s portfolio.

Responsibilities: 
  • Own and execute the strategic plan for Workstation Operating System support from ideation and customer research all the way through final implementation and sales enablement
  • Own and execute the strategic plan for Workstation specific software offerings, including both third party software applications and software developed within Lenovo
  • Track and report ongoing project status
  • Interface with the broader Lenovo software organization and drive Workstation requirements into the design and implementation of broader Lenovo software offerings
  • Manage the Workstation relationship with software vendors and providers in collaboration with other Lenovo teams
  • Collaborate with geography product managers and sales leaders and develop needed marketing collateral for OS and Software offerings
  • Address inquiries from sales and geo teams as the software SME for the Workstation team
  • Collaborate with the Workstation Solutions team on future solutions offerings and execution of current offerings

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors Degree
  • 5+ years experience of product management experience for technical products
  • Strong experience working with global teams in multiple time zones
  • Demonstrated successful software management experience
  • Ability to respond quickly to multiple issues
  • Strong Excel and Power Point skills 
  • Excellent verbal & written communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:
  • MBA
  • Enterprise software experience highly preferred.
  • 2+ years product marketing experience in a global capacity highly preferred.
  • External software partner relationship experience
  • Strong technical acumen and passion for learning new technologies
  • Self-starter who can manage ambiguity, chart a clear course and make tough decisions
  • Knowledgeable in Linux, Open Source Technologies, Software Development, Agile Application Development, and or System Administration

Awards & Recognition:
  • Fortune Magazine’s World’s Most Admired Companies, 2020 & 2019
  • Human Rights Campaign, Corporate Quality Index – Perfect Score 2020, 2019, 2018
  • Universum’s World’s Most Attractive Employers, 2021, 2020
  • Best Places to work for LGBTQ Equality, 2021 & 2020
  • Top 100 Internship Programs Winner, 2020
  • Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations by Corporate Knights, 2020
  • Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index – Perfect Score, 2020
  • IoT Breakthrough Award, 2020
  • 2021 Fortune Global 500, #159
Learn more about why it’s great to work at Lenovo - https://www.lenovobenefits.com/why-join-lenovo
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 by January 18, 2022, subject to any applicable accommodations. To be fully vaccinated by January 18, 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