Delivery and Release Engineer

Job description

About Livestorm:

Livestorm is the all-in-one video communication platform for companies looking to implement a powerful video communication strategy.

Founded in 2016, Livestorm enables companies to promote, host and analyze their online events. We’re building the future of unified video communication: an all-in-one video communication platform that connects to your tools and lives in your browser.

Livestorm has been built with ease-of-use in mind. We serve companies of all sizes, from startups to Fortune500. Shopify, Honda, Oracle, Spendesk, Front, Sephora or Revolut trust Livestorm to organize their meetings, webinars or online events.

Here are our core values:

  • Resourcefulness: We go that extra mile in the most efficient way.
  • Curiosity: We have interest in whatever is happening with the other teams.
  • Humility: We strive to remove the ego from the equation to gain perspective.
  • Ownership: We go from a-z and to put things in motion, own our wins and fails.
  • Transparency: We share the good and the bad alike.

Team description:

As a Delivery and Release Manager you will own and publish the Release Schedule and forward plan the releases. You’ll work closely with our Engineering and Product Teams to ensure a high quality user experience across our platform.

While Livestorm has headquarters in Paris, we are a remote-first company. As a matter of fact, members of our team are located between France, Spain, USA, Germany, Greece..., so we are looking for the best talent, no matter where you live.


In this role, you will be responsible for:

  • Coordinating release schedules
  • Agreeing the contents of each release with the product and tech team
  • Measuring and monitoring progress to ensure releases are delivered on time
  • Managing risk and resolving issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality
  • Communicating all release commitments, release plans, schedule, and scope changes to internal and external
  • Maintaining a release repository and managing key information such as build and release procedures
  • Working effectively with technical teams to ensure the detail is in place on the run books for the required steps of a release
  • Managing all stakeholder communication throughout the release implementation
  • Improving continuous delivery and integration

    Job requirements

    For this Delivery and Release Engineer role, we are looking for someone with the following experience:

    Soft skills:

    • Clear communication, collaboration, problem solving
    • Ability to manage multiple issues simultaneously within a fast paced environment
    • Willing to dig into complex issues
    • Embrace a growth mindset and share a willingness to learn new tools and technologies

    Hard skills:

    • Experience of testing and release management
    • Experience using Github and AWS
    • Knowledge in Basic Unix commands, including shell scripting
    • Experience with video streaming protocols like HLS and WebRTC is a big plus
    • Familiarity with modern front-end frameworks (VueJS) is a plus
    • Familiarity with Ruby on Rails and/or Apollo Server is a plus
    • API knowledge is a plus
    • You also have previous experience working with development managers to understand impacts of branches and code merges.
    • A thorough understanding of the software development lifecycle
    • Excellent oral and written communication skills (French / English)
    • Good understanding of infrastructure architecture and principles and DevOps tooling

    Moreover, we are looking for someone who can work in the Paris timezone (we accept a jet-lag of 2 hours maximum).

    Confidence can sometimes hold us back from applying for a job. But we'll let you in on a secret: there's no such thing as a 'perfect' candidate. So however you identify and whatever background you bring with you, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come into work every day.


    • 🥙 Eat well: You get a monthly stipend of restaurant tickets for the amount of 9€ per workday (Swile, ex Lunchr) covered at 50%, or the equivalent for non-France residents. Hot and cold drinks, fruits and snacks are available in our Paris office.
    • 🌍 Have flexibility: We offer flexible working hours, and stipends for coworking spaces and home-office materials.
    • 🚲 Be reimbursed for transportation: Personal transportation costs can be reimbursed up to 400€ per year with the "Forfait mobilité durable". Costs to come to the office are paid according to a package.
    • 🎉 Spend time together for special events: We host monthly after-works, activities on and off site, and team off-sites twice a year. We have team meetups at the office once a quarter.
    • 🏃‍♂️ Enjoy leisure activities thanks to our CSE: Sports or cultural activities are covered, and preferential rates are available via Leeto.
    • And of course, all the essentials: 💊 Quality health insurance (Alan Green ou Blue), and Provident (Alan), 🚂 50% of the transport subscription is paid by Livestorm, and everything necessary for your daily life (goodies, supplies, resources...) is provided.