Meta AR/VR Job | CapEx Sourcing Manager

Job(岗位): CapEx Sourcing Manager

Type(岗位类型): Hardware | Operations, Partner Engineering, Partnerships, Program Management

Citys(岗位城市): Sunnyvale, CA

Date(发布日期): 2022-12-13


Meta is leading innovations in AR/VR space, specifically in display, vision and optics areas. The innovations are first of a kind and requires significant human and equipment capital (CapEx). This role will play a key part in defining the supply base, equipment and program costs. This role is for someone who is willing to move into unchartered territories and challenge the status quo.


Engineering or Technical BS degree or equivalent experience in supply chain

10+ 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 supplier 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)

Masters or advanced degree in engineering, supply chain, business or any related field

Experience in equipment used in precision optics, displays and vision

Experience in engaging with emerging technologies, evaluating buy vs. make analysis

Experience in managing complex cross functional relationships

Experience in managing highly ambiguous situations and leading the teams to a decision