Meta AR/VR Job | SW TPM, Cellular and Carrier Certification

Job(岗位): SW TPM, Cellular and Carrier Certification

Type(岗位类型): Program Management

Citys(岗位城市): Remote, US | Sunnyvale, CA | Redmond, WA | Burlingame, CA | New York, NY | Seattle, WA

Date(发布日期): 2022-4-6


Meta Reality Labs (FRL) is dedicated to bringing virtual and augmented reality to people around the world.

We are looking for a talented Software (SW) Technical Program Manager (TPM) with a strong technical background in the Cellular + Wireless connectivity space covering the needs of AR/VR systems and who can contribute to products from definition through production. This role will also expose you to many cross functional teams and you will get to experience building products for the future.

The ideal candidate has strong knowledge of highly technical TPM processes, as well as deep understanding of Cellular and other Wireless systems, passion for systems software and embedded device architectures, familiarity with various OS architectures and programming models. Someone with experience working on carrier certification to ship cell and wireless hardware/software products in the personal computing, or consumer electronics space will thrive in the role.

You are the kind of TPM who has expertise driving high performance teams creating highly reliable, robust, and performant software. You have hands-on experience coordinating and leading teams bringing up new wireless hardware and software systems and have significant experience debugging and repairing complex, multi-component system level issues. You have the passion for shipping software to production following different stages of testing and certification.


Experience as a TPM leading engineers, QA and System Engineers working on different layers of networking/wireless protocol stacks.

Experience working on multiple classes of wireless – Cellular, 5G, WiFi, BT, NFC and GNSS.

Track record of certifying devices through carriers and achieving technical acceptance on time.

Experience with Software Development processes including: source control, bug tracking, and design documentation.

Demonstrated experience working collaboratively in cross-functional teams.

BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience.

Familiar with carrier certification process and preparation for feature delivery from the development, familiarity with carrier features, certification specifications and industry cellular standards.

Understanding of mobile network operators business models and incentives.

Familiarity with carrier features, wireless systems and technologies in consumer products.

Knowledge of phase gate approach to technology development projects.

Experience operating autonomously in ambiguous and complex environments.

Experience with RF conducted and radiated measurements.

Familiarity with cellular network infrastructure, radio access network technologies, and/or carrier certification specifications and industry standards.

Experience developing, debugging, and shipping embedded software products on large code bases that span platforms and tools.

Track record of delivering products.

10+ years experience as a program manager working in a cross-functional software environment or equivalent experience.

Experience with software development processes and best practices.

Experience operating autonomously across multiple teams and dealing with ambiguity.


Closely collaborate with carrier engineering, certification, and product management teams to drive, track, and deliver Cellular and other wireless technology features for the certification of AR/VR/Portal/Wearables products across multiple mobile network operators worldwide

Help drive the team to solve the hard problems and debug complex, system-level, multi-component issues that typically span across multiple layers from modem, middleware and the application

Create development, delivery, and compliance schedules based on device requirements, technical challenges, lead-times and business needs provided by carrier engineering and certification teams

Deliver HW, SW, FW and support logistics for required testing, user trials, telecom carriers for certification

Issue triage – identify nature of issue, provide issue disposition, and enable rapid turn time before lab entry and same-day fix

Create, collaborate with HW and SW stakeholders, communicate program status, and deliver on validation schedules

Coordinate and contribute to engineering deliverables including specifications and test plans

Develop project goals and schedules based on product requirements, technical challenges, and business needs

Work with teams to set milestones, communicate project statuses, and identify/address potential setbacks, cutting through ambiguity and driving clarity

Drive device prescan and work with compliance team for final certification

Up to 20% travel

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

Experience with cell and other wireless connectivity compliance/certification process

Experience with modern cell and other wireless protocols and systems architecture

Experience with telco and network security standards and policies