Technology Lead at Brandlive
Portland, OR, US

Fast Company named Brandlive as 2021’s #1 Most Innovative Company in the Live Events category. We’re also on Fast Company’s 2021 “50 Most Innovative Companies of the Year”. So yes, we’re innovative with our products - and that spirit extends to our culture. Our people make magic. The elevated virtual and hybrid events we create come from team collaboration, positive energy, and curiosity. Every day, Brandlive’s people build events that are special, and they’re well supported.

 

The Role:

Brandlive is looking for a Technology Lead to own one of our market-leading virtual events products. You will set technical specifications for software development as well as prioritizing and tracking feature releases.  Brandlive products leverage revolutionary production tools that turn boring video into engaging, dynamic, and hyper-relevant streams for live and recorded video content. What was once exclusive to multi-million dollar production studios, can now be leveraged by leading brands that want to take video communications to the next level. 

 

Responsibilities:

  • Take the lead of development as the Technology Lead.

  • Work closely with the Product Manager to create actionable tickets for developers and QA with robust technical specifications, acceptance criteria, and solutions.  

  • Project manage feature development and other projects to meet project deadlines and business objectives.

  • Plan and prioritize product feature backlog and current developments.

  • Establish ticket scope based on delivery timeline expectations.

  • Follow the market and competition to ensure our product capabilities remain ahead of the curve.

  • Work with other Technology Leads to ensure there is similar strategy and implementation for product ownership throughout the company.

 

Qualifications:

  • 3+ years working experience as a Technology Lead of a SAAS product with a complex server architecture backend and continuous deployment schedule.

  • Proven leadership skills.

  • Natural drive to learn and find creative and efficient solutions.

  • An open mind and constant drive to learn.

  • Extraordinary grit; smart, creative, and persistent.

  • Ability to work collaboratively with others and navigate complex decision making.

  • A proven track record of gaining trust and respect by consistently demonstrating sound critical-thinking. 

  • Excellent time management skills.

 

Brandlive Inc. is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status or any other characteristic or status protected by law. Brandlive will conduct a background check on final candidates following a formal offer of employment as a condition of employment. We will consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records consistent with applicable law.