Facebook Product Manager - Oculus PM (New User Experience) in Menlo Park, California

Summary:

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 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 Product Manager for New User Experience at Oculus, you'll lead development of the initial experiences people have with our current and next generation products, from unboxing to their first experiences in virtual reality. You’ll work closely with our hardware and software 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 strong interest for user experience and professional experience building complex, user-centric software products.

Required Skills:

  1. Work cross-functionally to deliver and improve the new user experience for Oculus hardware products and companion apps.

  2. Define a compelling vision and strategy for the new user experience roadmap, including out-of-box experience, setup, and initial experiences, leveraging user and market research.

  3. Develop key features and go-to-market strategies for delivering them to customers.

  4. Establish success metrics and key performance indicators.

  5. Develop outstanding strategic relationships with product peers and engineering, research, business, design, and user research teams among others.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. 4+ years product management experience with 2+ years of experience making hardware products.

  2. Experience in software/hardware engineering.

  3. Experience managing delivery of at least 1 consumer hardware product.

  4. Organization experience and experience managing multiple ongoing projects.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Track record developing nascent consumer hardware and software technologies into successful mass-market consumer products

  2. Experience delivering products with next-generation technology introduction

  3. Ability to think strategically and execute methodically

Industry: Internet

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