Senior Technical Program Manager - Payments

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What Twitch is looking for in applicants

About Us

Launched in 2011, Twitch is a global community that comes together each day to create multiplayer entertainment: unique, live, unpredictable experiences created by the interactions of millions. We bring the joy of co-op to everything, from casual gaming to world-class esports to anime marathons, music, and art streams. Twitch also hosts TwitchCon, where we bring everyone together to celebrate, learn, and grow their personal interests and passions. We’re always live at Twitch. Stay up to date on all things Twitch on LinkedIn, Twitter and on our Blog.

About the Role

Twitch is building the future of interactive entertainment. The services we create for our users have deep, lasting effects on their lives. For many of our partnered and affiliate broadcasters, streaming on Twitch is a career, and our Subscriptions systems are central to making this possible.

As a Sr. Technical Program Manager, you will own complex ideas, products and features from creation to launch. You partner with engineering managers, engineers, product managers and other leaders to create consensus in a strategy and plan. You will report to the Director of Engineering for Payments.

You Will:

  • Be an accountable owner for large, high impact and products
  • Be a leader of the team. You are well versed in understanding trade-offs, knowing how best to evaluate and communicate them.
  • Dive deep with engineers into our applications. You build relationships with the engineers and they respect your technical feedback.
  • You understand that process holds value, but do not operate at the mercy of it. You are responsible to getting to results "the process" wouldn't have otherwise arrived at.

You Have:

  • At least 5 years of experience in a technical program manager capacity managing the delivery of web applications
  • Experience in a technical environment
  • Develop productive working relationships and lead to successful product delivery with product managers, engineering teams and partners from different departments
  • Experience with product development methodologies (waterfall and Agile)

Bonus Points

  • BS degree in computer science
  • Experience as a Software Developer / Engineer.
  • Experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) infrastructure


  • Medical, Dental, Vision & Disability Insurance
  • 401(k), Maternity & Parental Leave
  • Flexible PTO
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Amazon Employee Discount
  • Monthly Contribution and Discounts for Wellness Related Activities & Programs (e.g., gym memberships, off-site massages),
  • 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, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status, or other legally protected status.

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