Facebook Research Product Manager in Redmond, Washington

Summary:

Oculus Research is driving the state of the art forward with breakthrough work in computer vision, advanced optics, eye tracking, mixed reality, and new ways to map the human body. Oculus is a world leader in the design of virtual and augmented reality systems. Come work alongside expert software engineers and research scientists to create the technology that makes VR and AR pervasive and universal. Join the adventure of a lifetime as we make science fiction real and change the world. As a Research Product Manager at Oculus Research, you'll lead development of next generation hardware designed for virtual reality. You’ll work closely with our research and hardware teams to define product requirements, coordinate resources from other groups (design, legal, etc.), and guide the team through key milestones. You'll also be responsible for identifying and tracking key performance indicators, including adhering to a build schedule. The ideal candidate is a highly organized individual with a passion for user experience and professional experience building complex, user-centric hardware products.

Required Skills:

  1. Design, manage, and execute on the vision for key Oculus research products and supporting software services across multiple platforms.

  2. Identify immediate and/or upcoming user needs, then work with the team to develop a product plan that addresses them.

  3. Strategically evolve and grow existing products and services to constantly deliver a better user experience.

  4. Gather product requirements, and document them accordingly for projects in development.

  5. Prioritize features and tasks for the product using internal tools, tracking and reviewing the product direction and current work frequently.

  6. Manage collaboration and communication with other teams, both internal and external, to ensure teams have what they need and can work efficiently.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 5+ years product management experience with 5+ years of experience making hardware products.

  2. Experience managing definition/delivery of at least 1 consumer hardware product.

  3. Organizational experience while managing ongoing projects.

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at +1 650-308-7837.