Meta AR/VR Job | Engineering Program Specialist, Reality Labs
Citys（岗位城市）: Sunnyvale, CA
The Engineering Program Specialist (EPS) team at Meta’s Reality Labs plays a pivotal role in driving the development of cutting-edge, world-class products for the Metaverse. Your extensive range of duties encompasses build matrix oversight, distribution coordination, logistics management, BOM management, PO and budget tracking, as well as vendor onboarding. Thriving in dynamic and fast-paced environments, you exemplify a can-do attitude and possess exceptional communication skills. With the capability to handle multiple concurrent programs seamlessly, you demonstrate adaptability and deliver optimal productivity.
Minimum of 5 years of experience as an Engineering Program Specialist, Project Manager, Program Manager, or relevant role in high-tech hardware and/or software development.
Demonstrated experience working with engineering teams on allocation, distribution, and inventory management.
Proficient in creating and managing complex spreadsheets, accounting tools, POs, and invoice tracking.
Support NPI engineering builds by assisting in the build matrix, collaborating with Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) to validate part numbers for all configurations, managing demand, and prioritizing requests.
Work closely with TPM to facilitate allocation requests, including quantity scrubbing, and maintain effective communication with all requesters.
Work with finance on budget management including forecasting, maintaining budget tracking tool, creating purchase requisitions, and maintaining purchase order invoice reconciliations
Manage material shipments and logistics (if applicable) in collaboration with both Meta & Contract Manufacturing (CM) team
Ensure precise shipments and resolve logistic issues with Contract Manufacturing (CM) partners, overcoming barriers for deliveries to unsupported countries through collaboration with Trade Operations and Legal.
Partner closely with the Dogfooding team to ensure the library inventory across all locations reflects the latest device versions.
Collaborate with engineering teams to create accurate bill of materials (BOM) and standardize the BOM framework across engineering and PLM teams for assigned programs.
Spearhead process improvements for engineering, TPM, PLM, and EPS teams
Travel up to ~5% as needed to support builds at local and overseas manufacturers.
7+ years experience as an Engineering Program Specialist.
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business, Operations, or Supply Chain Management.
Deep understanding of Agile, Teamcenter, or equivalent PLM systems.
Extensive experience in New Product Introduction (NPI) hardware development, encompassing engagement with Contract Manufacturers (CM).
Proficiency in device allocation, inventory control, and understanding build configurations to meet diverse customer needs.