Careers - DFx Manufacturing Engineer | Oculus

DFx Manufacturing Engineer

Operations | Menlo Park, California

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 immense—and we’re just getting started. 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 experts product and hardware engineers, who bring our vision of VR and AR to reality. Join the adventure of a lifetime as we make science fiction real and change the world. In this role, you will be responsible for manufacturing research and develop to solve complex problems that directly impact final product quality, cost and delivery of Oculus products. You will define and implement manufacturing process best practices to the design of our products. You will be a key member of the Technical Operations team and will partner closely with Hardware Engineering, Quality, Test Engineering and our Manufacturing partners providing early and on-going manufacturing involvement to ensure new products are manufacture-able from concept, to mass production and through end of life.


  • Partner with Product Design Engineering to identify and resolve manufacturing challenges by following best DFx practices and principles.
  • Develop manufacturing processes at the factory and drive line, fixture qualifications – line layout optimization and balancing, throughput requirements, fixture requirements and development, critical dimensions on parts and critical requirements in assembly
  • Develop new or improved manufacturing processes through application of theoretical and practical engineering to enhance product quality and production efficiency
  • Drives all factory-related operational issues related to final assembly processes during pre-production builds through mass production and end of life
  • Provides production support engineering with respect to technically complex assembly procedures, testing methods and failure analysis
  • Apply extensive expertise in all facets of mechanical product design
  • Provide direction, guidance and resources to other engineering groups and factory technicians
  • Create technical reference for manufacturing process qualifications

Minimum Qualification

  • 5+ years in engineering role with experience in product design as well as manufacturing engineering
  • Understand and create tolerance stack ups for assemblies and part level
  • Fluent in Mandarin and English
  • Proven track record of cost reduction, project management and engineering design
  • Travel to Asia Pacific region

Preferred Qualifications

  • NX or ProE CAD experience
  • New product introduction and manufacturing operations experience
  • Working knowledge of GD&T principles
  • Working knowledge of optics principles as related to CCD cameras, lasers and use for position and critical alignment fixtures

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