Engineering Manager, Ar/Vr - Discovery And Distribution

Oculus VR Menlo Park , CA 94025

Posted 2 months ago

Engineering Manager, AR/VR - Discovery and DistributionOculus | Menlo Park, CA

The Oculus team at Facebook builds the VR hardware and platform to let you experience anything, anywhere, with anyone. Additionally, Facebook has teams dedicated to building social experiences in VR that make it easier to spend time with your friends, wherever they are. Virtual reality's potential to connect the world is immenseand we're just getting started. Oculus 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 looking for an Engineering Manager to lead our Content Discovery and Distribution team. This team is responsible for building out the two-sided content marketplace, connecting users and developers. Products include the Oculus Store, Oculus Feed, as well as our ranking and recommendation system. The role involves managing multiple engineering managers, and building out a team which is able to scale as Oculus devices grow.

As an Engineering Manager at Oculus you will lead, manage, and inspire engineering teams developing a next-generation platform for virtual reality. You'll help the team fulfill technical, operational, and business requirements by putting yourself in the trenches. You'll guide architecture and delivery of software products. The ideal candidate will have experience delivering consumer software products focused on incredible customer experiences.


  • Help build and lead great software teams to deliver world-class products.

  • Drive customer experience, continually raising the bar on functionality, usability, and simplicity.

  • Champion engineering and operations, establishing metrics and process for regular assessment and improvement.

  • Establish a solid project framework and development processes.

  • Provide technical leadership and guidance to both your team members and your project peers.

  • Set clear expectations and create a positive work environment based on accountability, in collaboration with the engineering and management teams.

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS/MS in Computer Science or a related technical field.
  • 5+ years of work experience architecting, developing, and launching software products and/or services.
  • 8+ years of experience managing engineering teams including hiring/termination and performance management.
  • 5+ years experience C/C++/Java or comparable language (i.e., JavaScript).

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2+ years of experience managing engineering managers
  • 2+ years of experience working on eCommerce
  • 2+ years working on ranking or machine learning
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Engineering Manager, Ar/Vr - Discovery And Distribution

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