Team Manager-SaaS

SaaS Team · Montreal, Quebec
Department SaaS Team
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

Genvid is pioneering Massively Interactive Live Events (MILEs) as a huge new category of transmedia. We provide the unique technology and services that enable this new form of cloud-based, live broadcast entertainment to be built on any of the top game engines and run on all major streaming platforms. 

We believe viewers love live events, love communal experiences, and love when their participation matters. We believe the Metaverse is coming, and we’re already helping build its foundation.

We exist to power the next generation of these experiences — across gaming, sports and TV.

Our rapidly expanding workforce is composed of veterans from the video game and broader technology industries, with offices around the world. The Genvid team is extremely diverse, forward thinking, creative, and collaborative. We solve thorny problems quickly, reinvent the rules when necessary, and take pride in blazing new trails with major partners in the tech, social media, film and television, and pop culture sectors.

Our Solution: 

Genvid Technologies is changing the face of the multi-billion-dollar live streaming market through its proprietary technologies and related services, bringing real-time, interactive experiences to viewers of all kinds of broadcast content - even creating entirely new game-like experiences such as the recent Facebook Watch exclusive Rival Peak. With successive investment rounds in place, our well-funded company continues to grow quickly: we expect to triple in size over the next few years. Genvid’s clients include the biggest game publishers in the world, as well as video game engine creators, game consoles, streaming platforms, indie developers, Hollywood studios and other major IP holders.

Be part of the revolution of interactive broadcasting!

Team Manager-SaaS 

The Team Manager-SaaS will ensure the development of the team, its members, effective communication, collaboration and focus on the objectives in the SAAS team.

The ideal candidate comes with technical experience on how to develop and operate cloud based solutions with high data throughput and is able to prioritize business and technical requirements.

These challenges require good skills of leadership, business acumen and technical accountability.

Reporting to the SAAS technical director, in this role the ideal candidate will be responsible for the tasks and duties involved, but are not limited to:

  • Develop the skills and careers of your people, actively mentoring and supporting them.
  • Collaborate to help drive strategy and design of Genvid’s cloud solution.
  • Collaborate with the PO and leadership to align technology with the organization’s goals and objectives.
  • Accountable for the maintenance, availability, development, and reliability of products and services of the team.
  • Accountable for the continuous improvement of the team using accurate metrics to form high-performing team.
  • Transfer product requirements to technical requirements
  • Develop and implement standards and best practices in conjunction with the Development Director and co-managers.
  • Streamline deployment processes and bring consistency across all teams
  • Accountable for maintaining and developing continuous integration/ continuous delivery (CI/CD) processes.
  • Develop and maintain SLA’s and observability metrics
  • Help define the scope of the project and deliverable by estimating the impact in terms of workload and resources
  • Promote and foster technical excellence as well agile values and behaviors aligned with objectives and values of the company.
  • Participate and collaborate with the different processes and programs of the company to ensure their success.
  • Learn, diffuse and maintain knowledge of the different tools and processes used across the company.

Qualifications and Education Requirements

  • Fluency in French & English
  •  This role will partner with peers and colleagues in US therefore will require English Proficiency
  • Bachelor’s degree required relevant computer science and or technical or analytic field preferred
  • 8+ years of SDLC in a context of Cloud based applications
  • Proven record of management experience leading a performer team
  • Strong knowledge of various services and solutions (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS)
  • Experience in launching software or services in collaboration with Agile developed teams
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically while remaining hands-on.
  • Good communication skills to clearly explain the problems and reach consensus.
  • Demonstrated effective leadership, analytical skills and strong business acumen.
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment.
  • Creative problem-solving capabilities.

Preferred Skills

  • Knowledge and experience in the gaming, multimedia and/or web services industry 
  • Agile certification or training
  • Cloud system certification (AWS, Azure, Google) 
  • Knowledge in SaaS’s technology stack: Golang, Terraform, Kubernetes, Git, BitBucket
  • Start-up Experience 

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  • Location
    Montreal, Quebec
  • Department
    SaaS Team
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience