Manager, Web Delivery

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us.

 

As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are working from home, and are equipped to do so safely and efficiently.
 

We are looking for a strong leader to join the Digital Media team within Rogers as a Manager, Sports Web Delivery  In this role, you will be responsible for delivering key strategic initiatives through disciplined execution.  The breadth and complexity of these projects cannot be understated.  The successful candidate should be able to oversee the impacts, interdependencies and timelines between functional teams and work to ensure project initiatives meet the goals and objectives set forth by the senior and executive leadership teams. 

 

What you will do:
•    Provide leadership to the teams developing products powering the Digital Sports platforms 
•    Create a technical roadmap for the products while maintaining technical health 
•    Convert complex technical situations to simplistic explanations and solutions for senior leaders and stakeholders. 
•    Help scale the best practices around usage of the products through education and enforcement. 
•    Provide expert System Design knowledge to ensure platform stability across multiple distributed systems. 
•    Assess, estimate, and architect products and features from ideation to delivery. Keeping a keen eye on reusability, stability, and revenue opportunities 
•    Oversee the development and growth of:  
•    Sportsnet.ca – Sportsnet free layer website that supports web users as well as mobile and connected device users through presentation layer and feeds generated via CMS. 
•    Sportsnet Free Layer Data Services – Creating and maintaining microservices that are critical to Sportsnet’s mobile and connected device platforms. 
•    Directly manage, hire, and oversee developers, project manager, business systems analysts and managers. Growing and mentoring these individuals in their career path. 
•    Work with a variety of software vendors to identify and implement key features and functionality that will add value to the department portfolio. 

 

What you will bring:

•    Proficient with the Agile framework and how teams should be working within it. 
•    Strong understanding of SDLC, software development life cycle, from concept to deployment and monitoring. 
•    Significant experience in multiple full stack domains including devops, data modelling, backend, and frontend services. 
•    Vast knowledge of system design principles with understanding of vertical and horizontal scalability and architectural trade-off decisions. 
•    Proven ability to balance and reconcile the needs of product and business with the longterm vision of technology and software 
•    Track record of managing and mentoring technical teams and progressing the career trajectory of employees. 
•    Capability of breaking down large development projects and prioritizing work against aggressive timelines 
•    Experience working with distributed teams across multiple business verticals 
•    Excellent verbal, written, presentation, and negotiation skills with ability to communicate technical concepts to technical and non-technical professionals. 

 

Here’s what you can expect in return
•    A competitive salary and benefits that include access to our Employee Share Accumulation Program, Retirement Benefits and a variety of other perks including 50% off Rogers services and Blue Jays tickets 
•    A manager who deeply cares about your development and long-term career at Rogers 
•    A team that trusts and wants to win together 
•    Smart and accomplished colleagues who are focused on both the “what” and the “how”  
•    Your choice of hardware and software (iPhone or Android/Mac or PC etc.)
•    The health and well-being of our team members remains our top priority – our team members have access to expanded benefits support for mental health, financial well-being, supports for parents and virtual health care for our team members and their familiar, as well as access to tools like Headspace, Rogers Masterclass and more 
•    We launched a National Wellness Fund to provide our team expanded benefits support for mental health, financial well-being, support for parents and Virtual Health Care for our team members and their families to help them cope during the health crisis.

 

 

As a condition of hire, all new employees will be required to provide proof of vaccinations against COVID 19. Any request for an exception under Human Rights legislation must be supported by evidence to be considered by Rogers on a case by case basis.

 

Please click here to review conditions that may qualify for medical exemption to the COVID-19 vaccine.

 

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 1 Mount Pleasant (083), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Software Development
Requisition ID: 247909
 
At Rogers Digital, our team doesn’t shy away from big ideas – we bring them to life. We work tirelessly to deliver the best user experiences (period) and build amazing self-serve experiences that our customers want to use. We are customer-obsessed agents of change and are committed to innovation and creating effortless experiences for customers and frontline employees. We use cutting-edge tools and technologies to solve critical and complex problems with award-winning solutions. Our work impacts millions of customers everyday. At Rogers Digital, we’re looking for people who embrace change, take risks, and push boundaries. Learn more about our team and our work @ https://digital.rogers.com/
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 
Posting Notes:  Digital & Technology 

 

 

 

Location: 

Toronto, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

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