Meta AR/VR Job | Lab Manager | Oculus

Job(岗位): Lab Manager | Oculus

Type(岗位类型): 3D Product Design | Hardware, Research

Citys(岗位城市): Redmond, WA

Date(发布日期): 2022-12-16


Meta Reality Labs is seeking a dynamic leader to join us as Lab Manager for Optics and Display Research. Your job will be to support a world-class, multi-disciplinary team of researchers, engineers, and lab technicians. You will marshal our efforts to provide lab spaces, equipment, and resources used to gain a scientific understanding of the work required to create the ultimate AR and VR experience. You will ensure this understanding is widely disseminated through public and internal presentations, top-tier scientific publications, white papers, and patents. This understanding will be further proven out by creating prototypes of next-generation AR and VR hardware and experiences, leveraging the wide-ranging engineering talent within Facebook Reality Labs, a process that will be directly driven by the research team.


Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Medicine, Optics, Chemistry, Administration or related field

5+ years of experience leading and managing teams of lab personnel, providing technical mentorship, and enabling career growth

5+ years experience managing a fabrication facility with core responsibilities in operations

5+ years of experience working in a cleanroom work environment

Experience with database systems

Experience managing vendor and contractor engagements

Recognition of lab safety as a priority, experience with EHS compliance

Communication experience to facilitate the work of a multidisciplinary team

Knowledge of chemical handling & disposal protocols

Experience creating, tracking, and organizing research documentation, experiment results, and research plans


Plan and manage the operations, equipment and personnel for multiple labs

Manage a growing team of laboratory managers, engineers, specialists, technicians, vendors

Responsible for coordinating cleanroom & lab build-out, equipment installation & upgrade

Define the strategy and plans for directing and communicating lab safety and operations

Define and enforce safety protocols in partnership with our internal EH&S team, ensure compliance with currently established EH&S protocols

Establish workflow management system for work-in-progress optimization

Define and coordinate preventative maintenance across all lab equipment and auxiliary tools

Ensure laboratory process documentation is generated, updated, and reviewed to a high standard

Source and maintain laboratory equipment and machinery and inventories of supplies (substrates, chemicals, consumables, etc.) in partnership with EH&S

Define a plan to maintain and coordinate access to tools across the teams that utilize such tools

Work with the site facilities team to address issues affecting labs

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

Master’s degree or PhD in Engineering, Medicine, Optics, Chemistry, Administration, or related field Process development and validation skills

Experience working in a hands-on fashion to resolve equipment issues prior to pulling in vendor field service