Software Technical Program Manager (Oculus)

(Menlo Park, CA)

Careers at Oculus

Part of Facebook

As a Software Technical Program Manager at Oculus, you will play a key role in defining and driving highly complex, cross-functional features. You will lead execution on all phases of the software development lifecycle, planning requirements, managing schedules, identifying and tracking risks, and clearly communicating them to project stakeholders.

Responsibilities

  • Develop project schedules based on product requirements, technical challenges, and business needs
  • Manage communication within and between software, hardware, and computer vision teams
  • Work with teams to set milestones, communicate project statuses, and identify/address potential setbacks
  • Work cross-functionally to develop best practices and product development processes in a quickly-changing and dynamic environment
  • Coordinate and contribute to engineering deliverables including specifications and test plans
  • Ensure project documents are complete, current and available for staff and leadership review
  • Engage with cross-functional teams to identify constraints, dependencies, risks/issues, and to deliver software features
  • Identify resources needed and work closely with the team leads to maintain full visibility of multiple projects, ensuring resource gaps are addressed efficiently

Minimum Qualifications

  • BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience
  • At least 3 years experience as a program manager working in a cross-functional software development environment.
  • Hardware/Software integration experience in a consumer electronics environment.
  • An understanding of software development processes and best practices
  • Knowledge with project and issue tracking systems
  • Proven ability to operate autonomously across multiple teams
  • Up to 15% travel

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