Meta AR/VR Job | Head of Quality Management Systems and Design Assurance, Medical Devices

Job(岗位): Head of Quality Management Systems and Design Assurance, Medical Devices

Type(岗位类型): Operations

Citys(岗位城市): Sunnyvale, CA

Date(发布日期): 2023-9-15


Reality Labs is seeking an experienced medical devices quality management professional to lead the establishment and ongoing operations of a quality management system (QMS) compliant with 21 CFR, EU MDR, and ISO 13485 for the organization. This subject matter expert will work cross functionally in an organization that is primarily consumer electronics focused but has a growing medical device portfolio to champion the adoption of processes. The ideal candidate will act as the leader for the growing Medical Devices QMS team, be an internal consultant to other functions adopting new SOPs, and have deep domain experience in electromechanical devices and/or in software as a medical device (SaMD).


Bachelor’s Degree in Biomedical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or other Technical Science

10+ years of work experience in a highly regulated industry (e.g., Medical Devices, Bioengineering, Pharma, LifeSciences, Quality and/or Development)

Experience in the application of ISO 13485, ISO 14971, 21 CFR 820 and other US regulations, IEC 62304, IEC 60601-1, MDD & EU MDR

Experience authoring technical reports, business correspondence and standard operating procedures

Proven communication skills. Experience presenting clearly and persuasively to technical and non-technical audience

Proven leadership qualities in hiring and retaining top talent, championing new initiatives in a large organization, and representing the organization to outside regulatory agencies.


The Head of Quality Management Systems and Design Assurance will leverage operational experience to meet quality and regulatory goals, define processes within a medical device product area residing within a larger consumer electronics division.

Establish processes and deliverables for medical device product development programs per the FDA and ISO requirements for electromechanical and SaMD products.

Collaborate with systems and software engineering and other product development teams in establishing standard operating procedures for the definition of design history file (DHF) and device master record (DMR) deliverables.

Guide medical device development teams in their execution strategy for Design and Risk SOPs, review, approve, and audit DHF elements (e.g., plans, requirements, specifications, test protocols, test results, design traceability, risk management documents, design reviews, reports).

Train and coach cross-functional peers on maintaining compliance to internal and external medical device quality system requirements and regulations.

Perform internal audits and possible contract manufacturer audits to verify compliance with QMS requirements for design, development, and manufacturing of medical devices.

Establish growth plans and hire excellent talent to the organization that intelligently scales with the business needs.

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

Experience electronic Quality Management System tools for best in class documentation and record keeping practices

Prior experience establishing a new QMS at a large, complex organization.

RAC or CQE/CQM certification

Experience with electromechanical devices as well as Software as a Medical Device product development.

Significant experience and personal interactions with FDA and other regulatory agencies through audits and product submissions