Meta AR/VR Job | CapEx Sourcing Manager

Job(岗位): CapEx Sourcing Manager

Type(岗位类型): Hardware | Operations, Partnerships

Citys(岗位城市): Sunnyvale, CA

Date(发布日期): 2022-5-19


The Strategic Sourcing team is responsible for spend from raw materials to the final consumer product and owns the commercial growth strategy and business relationships with various suppliers and manufacturers. The sourcing team moves fast and leverages key partnerships to drive technical innovation, high quality standards and cost-savings via a customized supply chain.

Reporting to the Manager of CapEx Strategic Sourcing and Management team, Meta is seeking a CapEx Sourcing Manager for our Reality Labs (RL) Division. The ideal candidate will be motivated by the opportunity to develop our CapEx Sourcing Strategy across our spend.

The CapEx Sourcing Manager is responsible for developing, communicating and executing the CapEx sourcing strategy to optimize the total Cost of Ownership. You will coordinate activities witha cross-functional team in managing the total CapEx investment cost with our partners for off-the-shelf and customized manufacturing and testing equipment. In this role, you will support the cross-functional effort to identify, engage and enable the best partners. You will be responsible for managing strategic relationships with our partners, including negotiating commercial agreements, negotiating cost, and optimizing the collaboration between the teams. You will work closely with Strategic Sourcing, Engineering and Operations teams to create a strong partnership.


Engineering or Technical BS degree or equivalent experience in supply chain

4+ years of experience in sourcing or related operations disciplines, with knowledge of CapEx-equipment and fixture-sourcing management

Experience in supplier evaluation/selection, should cost models, contract negotiation and supply base management

Understanding of factory operations, industrial processes and root-cause/corrective-action methodologies

Program- and schedule-management experience, and demonstrated history of working collaboratively with cross-functional teams


Support the development of RL’s global CapEx equipment sourcing and management strategy, communicate and execute the strategy with equipment suppliers

Develop partner selection strategy with cross-functional stakeholders, including RFQ/RFP, sourcing strategy and final supplier selection

Negotiate NRE and unit cost to ensure best-in-class cost for our products. Actively look for cost optimization opportunities and lead cross-functional effort to achieve it

Conduct analyses of historical spend data and suggest savings opportunities maximizing financial impact for future products and provide expertise for developing budgets

Participate in the management of equipment and fixture assets at Meta’s contract manufacturers, including traceability and spare parts to ensure continuous operations

Develop relationships with key internal stakeholders to identify opportunities to leverage our partners’ capability to grow the business

Enable the cross-functional team to collaborate with their counterparts on the partner side to ensure open, efficient and professional relationships

Develop deep understanding of the automation and advanced testing equipment industry and report learnings to internal team members

Lead the upplier QBR process focused on exceeding Meta’s KPIs and continuous performance improvement

Participate in hiring, training, developing, and sharing best practices in executing our CapEx management strategy and achieving significant cost improvements

Up to 25% travel required

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

Experience in building innovative, best-in-class consumer electronic products

Experience communicating with and influencing all levels of management

Experience driving a structured, result-oriented negotiation process and outstanding negotiation results