Facebook Software Program Manager in Zurich, Switzerland
As a Software 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.
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
BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering, or equivalent experience
At least 5 years experience as a program manager working in a cross-functional software development environment.
Hardware/Software integration experience in a consumer electronics or robotics 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 20% travel