Advertising Operations Technical Lead

Mar 21, 2013
Apr 20, 2013
Ms. Pandora Recruiting
Full Time
Pandora Media is looking for a Technical Lead for the Ad Operations Team who will support our Performance group. The right individual will provide day-to-day support to the Trafficking, Design, and Performance/Network teams. The Technical Lead will assist in all phases of ad product and creative development: Planning, integrating, testing, documentation, implementation, and delivery.

  • Work with Performance project managers, Trafficking, and Design departments to test and implement custom creative

  • Participate in technical planning process for onboarding new ad networks and new ad products; provide documentation on implementation for Trafficking department

  • Identify and report bugs across all Pandora platforms (web, mobile, and consumer devices)

  • Monitor and communicate bug status to Trafficking and Performance teams

  • Troubleshoot delivery and technical issues to ensure revenue recognition

  • Assist Traffickers in solving problems related to targeting, creative implementation, and third-party tracking

  • Assist in vetting, testing and troubleshooting third-party ad products

  • Ensure that vendor products work correctly across all platforms

  • Communicate technical issues (both verbal and written) in a manner that is easy for a non-technical audience to understand

  • Implement difficult and technically challenging advertising campaigns for key accounts

  • Manage and maintain excellent relationships with outside vendors

  • 3+ years of experience in online advertising

  • Extensive working knowledge of advertising sales and operations workflow and infrastructure

  • Experience with mobile and CE advertising is preferred

  • Expertise with DoubleClick’s DFP required

  • Familiarity with various Ad Networks, such as AdMarvel, iAds, YuMe required

  • Excellent knowledge of HTML. Strong JavaScript skills will be highly regarded

  • Exceptional relationship management and communication skills

  • Strong experience working in Excel and Internet technologies required

  • Comfort and experience with a fast paced start-up environment

  • Ability to work both independently or as part of a team

  • Must love music!

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