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Meta Technical Sourcing Manager, Electrical Equipment in Topeka, Kansas


Meta Platforms, Inc. (Meta), formerly known as Facebook Inc., builds technologies that help people connect, find communities, and grow businesses. When Facebook launched in 2004, it changed the way people connect. Apps and services like Messenger, Instagram, WhatsApp, and Novi 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.Instructions on how to apply, click “Apply to Job” online on this web page.

Required Skills:

Technical Sourcing Manager, Electrical Equipment Responsibilities:

  1. Work closely with the Infra Data Center Sourcing Team to leverage key partnerships and drive technical innovation, high quality standards and cost-savings

  2. Provide technical commodity and supplier expertise and consulting with design engineering for technology migration and lower Total Cost of Ownership (TCO)

  3. Work with key internal partners on software and tools that enable a timely evaluation

  4. Create and run new technology RFXs, provide technical review, analysis, and responses to supplier proposals

  5. Develop, manage, and refresh individual customized technology and commodity sourcing strategies and roadmaps for each actively managed technology

  6. Develop and execute electrical qualification, specifications and acceptance plans for new or alternative sourced technologies

  7. Develop relationships and work closely with engineering teams and executive management as the primary technical contact for supplier engagement

  8. Influence, negotiate, build consensus and make key strategic decisions

  9. Telecommute from anywhere in the U.S. permitted (remote work benefit)

Minimum Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Employer will accept a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Applied Sciences, Mathematics, Physics or related field and 3 years of work experience in job offered or in a engineering-related occupation. Experience must include 12 months of experience in the following:

  2. Technical product management

  3. Technology migration strategies

  4. Developing process improvement plans

  5. Knowledge of power distribution equipment and components

  6. Knowledge of controls and monitoring software solutions

  7. Product development of complex technologies from inception to product delivery

  8. Understanding of supply chain, quality and manufacturing systems aligned to product development strategy

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. Facebook is committed to providing reasonable accommodations for candidates with disabilities in our recruiting process. If you need any assistance or accommodations due to a disability, please let us know at accommodations-ext@fb.com.