Senior Interconnection Manager - Global Infrastructure Development

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- peering.
  • Communicating progress internally and collaborate with a wide variety of internal teams including business development, network operations and deployment/provisioning teams.
  • Extracting data from network tools to build traffic matrices.
  • Supporting team in optimizing traffic patterns to minimize unit price.
  • Track, report, and measure: Create, update and follow internal documentation and reports.
  • 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 developing internal tools for statistics and measurements (IP).
  • Work on new process documents with internal teams.

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

Perks

  • Full benefits, including medical, dental, vision and life 
  • 401(k) savings plan with a company match
  • Catered daily lunch and dinners (and hearty breakfasts three times a week)
  • Unlimited snacks and drinks
  • Monthly in-office massages
  • Corporate gym membership
  • Commuter benefits
  • Flexible time off policy
  • Weekly happy hours and opportunity to attend one gaming event or tournament
  • Top of the line technology to help you build your own workspace

About Twitch

Twitch is the world’s leading video platform and community for gamers, with more than 100 million visitors per month. We connect gamers from around the world by allowing them to broadcast, watch, and chat with each other. Twitch’s live and on-demand video platform forms the backbone of a distribution network for video game broadcasters including pro players, tournaments, leagues, developers and gaming media organizations. Twitch is leading a revolution in gaming culture, turning gameplay into an immersive video experience. Learn more at http://twitch.tv.

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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