Program Manager, Twitch Rivals | Twitch | Remote (USA)

Program Manager, Twitch Rivals | Twitch | Remote (USA)

Remote US
Application ends: September 26, 2024
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Job Description

About Us

Twitch is the world’s biggest live streaming service, with global communities built around gaming, entertainment, music, sports, cooking, and more. It is where thousands of communities come together for whatever, every day.

We’re about community, inside and out. You’ll find coworkers who are eager to team up, collaborate, and smash (or elegantly solve) problems together. We’re on a quest to empower live communities, so if this sounds good to you, see what we’re up to on LinkedIn and Twitter,  and discover the projects we’re solving on our Blog. Be sure to explore our Interviewing Guide to learn how to ace our interview process.

About the Role

Twitch Rivals is looking for an experienced Program Manager, Broadcast Operations to manage the daily planning, organization and execution of all online Twitch Rivals streams. Reporting to the Director of Community Originals, you will collaborate with team members and vendors to produce remote streams across diverse gaming genres and Twitch communities. You will draw from previous work to scale operational solutions in order to help achieve program level goals to engage and entertain communities across Twitch.

You can work remotely in the US for this role.

You Will:

  • Project manage all aspects of 60+ competitive gaming entertainment streams / year
  • Manage broadcast and tournament production vendor including all expected deliverables necessary for streams
  • Work cross-functionally throughout the Twitch business to coordinate relevant work, with emphasis on Business Development, Creative, Analytics, Sales, Customer Trust, Marketing, and Partnerships teams
  • Partner with the Product lead + Creative and Executive Producers for Twitch Rivals on competition formats, interactivity, and other stream elements
  • Monitor broadcast and act as point of escalation for all online Twitch Rivals events
  • Understand production costs and recommend budget solutions
  • Define operational priorities, and improve performance by identifying risks early, planning contingencies, and reacting to issues in real-time

You Have:

  • BA/BS degree or equivalent industry experience
  • 5+ years experience in one or multiple areas including: esports or broadcast production, creative production, project management, program management
  • Comfort working cross-functionally and building relationships with various external partners
  • Experience with decision-making in high pressure moments

Bonus Points

  • Detail oriented, and digs into the details of each project managed
  • Deep familiarity with Twitch, streaming, video games, and internet culture
  • Direct experience building competitive gaming events across multiple genres

Perks

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Amazon Employee Discount

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at Twitch. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. 

Pursuant to the Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. 

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Job ID: TW8507

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