Facebook Manager, Manufacturing Quality Engineering in Menlo Park, California


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Facebook is looking for a leader for our Manufacturing Quality Engineering team. In this role, you will be responsible for leading a team of Manufacturing Quality Engineers who work manage Facebook’s global manufacturing footprint to develop and implement world class manufacturing quality programs for Critical Electrical and Mechanical equipment, Cabling and Fiber technology, and Connectivity hardware. This is a full-time role based at our office in Menlo Park, CA.

Required Skills:

  1. Hire, develop, and lead a team of Manufacturing Quality Engineers who cover electrical, mechanical, and fiber optics manufacturing quality for Facebook’s data centers. The team is also responsible for the manufacturing quality of Facebook’s connectivity hardware.

  2. Collaborate with cross-functional teams including Hardware Design, Technical Program Management, Sourcing, Data Center Facility Operations, Data Center Construction, and Partnership teams.

  3. Work with our internal stakeholders and external manufacturing partners to drive a culture of quality through implementing best practices and the development of strategies to scale.

  4. Collaborate with our partner’s executive teams to shape manufacturing investment and evolution.

  5. Ensure product quality targets are met at during manufacturing and at the data center. Ensure field quality data is used to provide continuous improvement for current and future products.

  6. Run and improve the business by defining and driving core manufacturing quality metrics. Provide metrics to quarterly business reviews to measure supplier health.

  7. Own and execute manufacturing site assessments and audits, product quality review process, and assist in root cause and corrective actions for field escalations.

  8. Work with the PLM team to structure bill of materials, manage product change notifications, and manage the hardware through the entire product lifecycle.

  9. 20% International travel may be required.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in a business or technical discipline.

  2. 10+ years of experience in managing quality of equipment in Data Center Infrastructure or equivalent.

  3. 5+ years experience as a leader of a quality organization.

  4. Technical experience in Electrical (generators, low/medium voltage switching equipment, etc.), Mechanical (HVAC, evaporative cooling, etc.), and/or Fiber optic technologies.

  5. Experience building, developing, and leading global engineering teams.

  6. Experience leading cross-functional mission critical infrastructure quality programs.

  7. Communication experience with experience communicating strategy and status to multiple audiences.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Master’s degree.

  2. Experience in managing wireless or telecommunications products.

Industry: Internet

Equal Opportunity: Facebook is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. We do not discriminate based upon race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, transgender status, sexual stereotypes, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, or other applicable legally protected characteristics. We also consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable federal, state and local law. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, you may contact us at accommodations-ext@fb.com or you may call us at +1 650-308-7837.