Manager Ad Technology

Location
Oakland
Posted
Mar 21, 2013
Closes
Apr 20, 2013
Contact
Ms. Pandora Jobs
Duration
Full Time
As Ad Technology Manager you will manage the Technical Leads supporting Sales Operations with technical solutions to advertising creative, ad delivery, and other advertising support issues. The Manager’s function is both detail intensive and wide in scope, responsible for keeping current on new technologies, products, and emerging trends, allowing Pandora to stay on the cutting edge of online advertising development. The Manager will also be responsible for executing site strategy by driving many site improvements and integration projects.


Job Function:

Planning & Executing Site Enhancements

  • Coordinates resources, tasks, schedules and communicates across departments (Engineering, Production and Trafficking) to define scope of work/expectations and ensure deadlines for deliverables are consistently met

  • Solve technical issues and provide solutions between external vendors and internal staff, including Engineering, Production, Sales Design, and Trafficking

  • Research, develop, and coordinate new technology to enhance and improve advertising product offerings

  • Work directly with Sales, Product Managers, Engineering and Management to plan and implement new products and changes in technology

  • Participate in industry meetings to monetize evolving trends in online advertising and emerging technology

  • Oversee documentation of new and changing processes, products, and technologies

  • Manage projects and project schedule, including integration of external technology, services, and sites and development of internal projects and technology


Optimizing & Maintaining Site Functionality

  • Ensure all products work technically on the sites and services with 3rd party vendors

  • Work with QA team to test new or changing technology and products; Support changes and improvements to ad server software as necessary



The skill set you can bring to Pandora:

  • Experience and understanding of ad serving practices to multiple mobile devices

  • Articulate verbal and written communication skills with the ability to effectively communicate across various functional disciplines

  • Intermediate knowledge of HTML, Flash, JavaScript, Internet file formats and web coding concepts

  • Familiar with one or more Internet ad management or targeted marketing applications (e.g., DoubleClick DFP, AdMarvel, etc.. )

  • Must be detail-oriented, strong analytical, prioritization and negotiating skills. Expected to manage and report on multiple projects


Considering local candidates only.

Principals Only. Pandora does not accept unsolicited resumes from employment
agencies, and is not responsible for fees associated with such submissions.

Pandora is an Equal Opportunity Employer