Lenovo Data Center Group -Technical Support Engineer in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Lenovo, a member of the Fortune Global 500, is the fastest growing technology company on the planet, with growth outpacing our competition quarter after quarter and we’re growing!

The Lenovo DCG Services Technical Support Engineer is a critical member of the Lenovo DCG Services Delivery team. Strong technical skills, complex problem collaboration skills, as well as outstanding customer support and professional communications skills are essential to ensuring the best possible customer experience while resolving a high percentage of customer incidents. Tech Support Engineers must resolve the most complex customer problems, often collaborating with OEM software and hardware Level 3 support teams.

DCG Services Technical Support Engineers must be experienced remote support agents, having strong technical troubleshooting skills in networking, storage, and operating systems. Industry leading certifications, with comprehensive server software problem resolution skills for major OEM server operating system software and hypervisors, as well as sophisticated hardware tuning, configuration, and performance management skills are required. Strong network infrastructure and security skills are also required. Excellent language, customer issue handling, and communications skills are essential to this position. Candidates may undergo a detailed interview process consisting of technical scenarios, customer skill vetting, as well as role play interviewing and hands-on problem recreation and problem resolution testing.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary point of contact for DCG hardware, software, and overall problem resolution, interfacing and collaborating with Level 1 agents, Level 3 OEM agents, and hardware and software development teams.

  • Ownership of all software, hypervisor, configuration, infrastructure, and usability issues

  • Resolve complex, collaborative calls working with Level 3 teams and HW/SW development teams, as well as hardware problem determination and hardware services delivery providers

  • Ensure customer incident resolution at industry leading incident closure rates

  • Maintain outstanding customer satisfaction scores, with the professional communications and soft skills necessary to defuse difficult customer situations and work to problem resolution

  • Accurately diagnose problem severity levels and prioritize call loads appropriately

  • Recreate customer issues when needed, using logs, system management tools, and industry standard problem resolution tools and protocols

  • Generate accurate, high quality trouble ticket, incident documentation, and knowledgebase updates, as well as other customer and problem documentation as required Experience, Language, and Certification requirements:

  • Five to seven years of contact center experience in similar Intel based hardware environments

  • Prior experience as a Level 2 support engineer

  • Troubleshooting from a solution level for appropriate data collection (logs) and isolation: architectural level and interfaces between componentry and the data flow

  • Networking troubleshooting skills (i.e. Internet protocols)

  • Software oriented troubleshooting from the Operating System level

  • Storage troubleshooting knowledge/skills (software defined storage in Azure Stack)

  • Expert technical knowledge of VMware, Microsoft, Red Hat, and SUSE operating systems

  • Deep technical expertise in industry standard systems management tools

  • Bilingual Fluent English Required plus Mandarin


  • Microsoft: MCSA and MCSE certifications (server operating systems, infrastructure, and cloud)

  • VMware: VCP6-DCV, VCIX6-DCV strongly preferred

  • Red Hat: RHCSA, RHCE, RHCA (Datacenter, Cloud)


Job ID #: 54365

Position Title: Data Center Group -Technical Support Engineer

Location: MYS-Kuala Lumpur

Functional Area: Services

Facility: Corporate Office

Relocation Provided: No

Education Required: Bachelors Degree

Experience Required: 5 - 7 Years

Travel Percent: 10