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About the Position
Twitch’s Client Applications group is responsible for developing our native applications on iOS, Android and TV platforms (Xbox, PS4, Fire TV, and more). These platforms represent an ever-growing share of the Twitch viewership, and providing fast, functional and delightful experiences on them is essential to user engagement.
We’re looking for a Release Technical Program Manager to manage app releases across multiple teams and app stores, while managing dependencies, risks, and priorities.
Execute release cycles and app submissions for projects on iOS, Android, and TV Apps (consoles, streaming boxes, and Smart TVs)
Provide concise and clear communication (verbal and written) to stakeholders from Product, QA, and Client teams
Escalate urgent issues, identify risks, and drive them to closure in a timely manner
Act as an expert and point of contact for first party partners for submission issues
Manage and monitor release cycles through JIRA and other release management software
Create and apply new processes to optimize release cycles
Ensure app releases exceed defined quality bar for crashes, bugs, and business metrics
Interface with Customer Support team to identity and communicate customer issues
Document, schedule, and communicate app releases and project status
2+ years of release management experience
In-depth knowledge of app development lifecycles
Strong experience with Apple, Android, Sony, and/or Microsoft app store dashboards
Proven experience using and customizing JIRA for release management, bug tracking, dashboards, and reports
Solid understanding of agile methodologies, and their application to manage programs effectively
A proven track record of releasing high quality consumer facing products on time
Excellent organization, communication, and collaboration skills
Demonstrates technical acumen
Experience with CI automation systems
Working knowledge of data analysis using SQL, Mode Analytics, and/or Tableau
1+ years of project management experience
Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
Maternity & Parental Leave
Amazon Employee Discount
Monthly Contribution & Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages, etc.)
Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner Served Daily
Free Snacks & Beverages
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.