Portal Lab Manager

Portal Lab Manager
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Pittsburgh, PA
Meta Reality Labs is seeking a Lab Manager. In this role, you will take a critical role in supporting Portal Software engineering teams. You will be responsible for day-to-day managing labs, lab inventory management, placing POs and lab testing support.
Portal Lab Manager Responsibilities
  • Day-to-day managing, prioritizing and maintaining labs to serve engineering teams
  • Lab tools and equipment inventory control, asset management
  • Equipment hardware installation and calibration, software license and renewal management
  • Lab equipment PO management, invoice payment and delivery management
  • Drive lab space, safety, regulatory and security processes compliance
  • Manage and drive lab expenses for supplies, equipment, and capital expenditures
  • Work with Meta facility, other cross-functional teams and vendors for new lab on-time delivery and lab decommission
  • Complete tasks in time with minimum supervision
Minimum Qualifications
  • BS, BA or BEng or certification
  • 5+ years of experience in lab setup, management and maintenance
  • Experience prioritizing and accommodating lab/equipment needs from various engineering teams
  • Experience with lab PO process: from quotation, purchase, payment to delivery
  • Hands-on experience in building up an Engineering lab from scratch
  • Hands-on experience in Linux and hardware systems support in a lab network operations environment
  • Knowledge of the interdependencies of automation testing and technologies on consumer electronic devices
  • Understanding of electronics components and product assembly
  • Experience running basic test automation and data acquisition scripts
  • Experience with acoustic chamber, RF shield room, robotic and camera or display optical lab setups, equipment maintenance and calibration
  • Experience in at least one of the following core areas: Networking, Equipment Procurement, Tools and Automation, Hardware and OS repair
Preferred Qualifications
  • 10+ years of experience in lab management roles
  • Hands-on experience with consumer electronic devices QA validation process
  • Scripting skills with one or more languages for equipment automation and data processing
About Meta
Meta builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps like Messenger, Instagram and WhatsApp further empowered billions around the world. Now, Meta is moving beyond 2D screens toward immersive experiences like augmented and virtual reality to help build the next evolution in social technology. People who choose to build their careers by building with us at Meta help shape a future that will take us beyond what digital connection makes possible today—beyond the constraints of screens, the limits of distance, and even the rules of physics.
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