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(Expired) Senior Interconnection Manager

3 months ago by Twitch

  San Francisco (California), USA

Level: Senior

Contract: Full Time (Paid)

Sector: Engineering

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Twitch is building the future of interactive entertainment. Every part of the work we do is with the goal of making Twitch even more efficient, resilient, and responsive.

We are rapidly expanding our currently sizable infrastructure and are looking for someone who can help facilitate the growth of the Twitch Network. You will be directly involved in the strategy, planning, and negotiating of the Twitch global network. This position is well situated for someone looking to work with multinational companies on a global scale.

Responsibilities

  • Building and maintaining strategic long-term relationships with ISPs for effective, efficient, and scalable delivery of Twitch content to users
  • Identify and negotiate Internet interconnection and peering
  • Communicate progress and collaborate with a wide variety of internal teams including business development, network operations, and deployment/provisioning teams
  • Extract data from network tools to build traffic matrices
  • Support team in optimizing traffic patterns to minimize unit price
  • Create, update, and promote internal documentation, reports, and process documents
  • Work on real time QoS measurement to track and detect issues
  • Work on capacity planning and evolution of all interconnections for the edge network
  • Help develop internal tools for statistics and measurements (IP)

Requirements

  • 5+ years of Internet Interconnection work including technical and commercial knowledge of internet providers and telecommunications providers in either North/South America, Europe, Africa, Asia, or South America
  • Experience interpreting contracts and other legal documents
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Relationship management experience
  • Understanding of Internet networks, architectures, market pricing, capacity availability, and service providers
  • Working knowledge of foundational network hardware technologies (routing, switching, and load-balancing) is strongly preferred
  • Bachelor’s degree or related work experience
  • Willing to travel up to 30% of the time

Bonus Points

  • Prior experience as a network engineer
  • Past employment with large content providers
  • Ability to work with distributed teams or different timezones

Perks

  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Commuter Benefits
  • 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

Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the shared interactions of millions. At any given moment, more than a million people come together from all over the globe to interact around this distinct form of live entertainment. From streaming, watching, chatting, and cheering about video games and esports to many other interests including traditional sports, anime, sci-fi, wrestling, music, cooking, the creative arts, and more, there’s something for everyone on Twitch.

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.

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