Careers - Hardware Engineering Manager Core Technology | Oculus

Hardware Engineering Manager Core Technology

Hardware Engineering | Menlo Park, California

We are looking for someone with a productive mindset who can apply their mechanical engineering expertise to solve problems in creative, insightful ways. Our ideal candidate has experience leading diverse teams, a strong mechanical background, excellent communication skills, strong 3D CAD capability, and experience in designing and manufacturing consumer technology products.


  • Lead cross-functional engineering teams to ship our next generation VR products to consumers.
  • Lead engineering design teams and develop structures, mechanisms, and solutions for next-generation consumer virtual reality hardware.
  • Lead exploring and refining major elements of the consumer Rift through hands-on, iterative prototyping, while working with a team of diverse, top engineers.
  • Lead role mentoring other engineers and will be responsible for driving your product from early architecture through DVT, including interactions with industrial designers, manufacturing experts, optical and electrical engineers.

Minimum Qualification

  • BS or higher in Mechanical Engineering
  • 6+ years of experience in the mechanical engineering of mass-produced consumer electronics
  • 6+ years of experience in 3D modeling in Unigraphics NX, SolidWorks or ProEngineer
  • 4+ years of experience managing large teams of design engineers
  • Knowledgeable in mechanical fundamentals
  • Background in designing parts and assemblies adhering to strict cosmetic requirements
  • Experience designing stamped, CNC, MIM and plastic injection molded parts
  • Background driving China-based vendors remotely and in-person

Preferred Qualifications

  • Prior experience with optical systems, mechanism design, or design analysis (FEA)
  • Mandarin and/or Cantonese language skills

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