Meta AR/VR Job | Technical Program Manager, RL Research

Job(岗位): Technical Program Manager, RL Research

Type(岗位类型): Program Management

Citys(岗位城市): Redmond, WA

Date(发布日期): 2023-10-23


At Reality Labs Research (RLR), our goal is to explore, innovate, and design novel interfaces and hardware systems for the next generation of virtual, augmented, and mixed reality experiences. We are looking for a skilled and motivated Technical Program Manager to join our team, whose mission is creating the future of input and interaction for AR and VR. We are specifically looking for an experienced leader skilled at working on early stage, cross-functional efforts working in partnership with leaders in research, hardware engineering, software engineering, product management, and design. More broadly, the chosen candidate will work across a diverse and highly interdisciplinary team of researchers and engineers and will have access to cutting edge technology, resources, and testing facilities. We look for technical program managers who care deeply about the technologies they work on, who are natural motivators, cross-functional relationship builders, and champions for driving the right level of process to ensure smooth and predictable program execution in a fast-paced innovative environment.


Bachelor’s degree in in engineering field or has equivalent experience

10+ years experience as a program manager, leading complex hardware and/or software development programs

Experience taking a role of ownership for schedules, resourcing and prioritization across multiple inter-disciplinary teams

Experience in process definition/improvements, program management, relevant tools

Experience in team leadership, decision making, and presenting to groups

Experience operating independently, demonstrating creativity, being detail-oriented, and delivering results in a highly organized manner


Program manage across a complex, cross-functional organization with accountability for driving multiple programs from initial conception, through design and development, to delivery of tested, useable prototypes

Work across cross-functional partners (engineering, research, and design) to identify scope, constraints, dependencies, risks, and timelines across programs

Contribute to the strategic direction of our work in partnership with research, product management, and cross-functional leadership

Proactively identify technical, procedural, legal, logistical, and communications challenges and drive creative solutions to resolve issues and mitigate risks

Own communications across internal and external teams, including communication to team leadership. Distill complex topics to both technical and non-technical stakeholders at all levels of the organization.

Additional Requirements(额外要求)

Experience within academic or industry research settings

Experience with development of novel, “0-1” development scenarios, hardware prototypes