Associate Product Manager

Department: Product
Location: US - New York
Updated on: June 24, 2022

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MediaMath helps the world's top brands deliver personalized digital advertising across all connected touchpoints. Over 9,500 marketers in 42 countries use our demand-side platform every day to launch, analyze, and optimize their digital advertising campaigns across display, native, mobile, video, audio, digital out of home, and advanced TV formats.

MediaMath initiated an industry-wide effort to create a 100% accountable, addressable and aligned supply chain through SOURCE ecosystem. SOURCE by MediaMath is a technical and commercial framework for agencies, brands, tech companies, and content owners designed to provide long-term sustainable solutions for a clean digital media supply chain with brand-safe, viewable inventory. MediaMath has offices in 15 cities worldwide and is headquartered in New York City.

We receive up to 10 million advertising opportunities per second, which we run through over several internal and partner enrichments to extract many targetable properties which we then match against 100s of thousands of advertising strategies to choose the best ad and we do all this in less than 1/10th of a second.

Key Responsibilities

As Product Manager (Manager, Product Management), you will lead ideation, development, and ongoing management of multiple data pipelines and the products they enhance. You will manage expectations among both internal and external clients and stakeholders to pursue simplified, robust and scalable systems.

You will:

  • Write amazingly clear, inspirational, context-rich and actionable user stories that get passionate engineers excited to write code.
  • Manage the product backlog and prioritize your user stories into Agile sprints
  • Partner across the company to understand your client’s requirements when upgrading their underlying services
  • Build dependency maps among different engineering teams and manage sequencing for roadmap planning
  • Show persistence and ability to “sell the dream” to internal teams that will need to carve out resources to test and migrate to the advanced systems you own
  • Work with engineers to design monitoring systems to diagnose health and operationality for downstream consumers
  • Act as the internal and external domain expert on all issues pertaining to data privacy and adherence to old and new legislations affecting MediaMath

You are:

  • Experienced in Kafka, or other event based technology
  • Experienced in an Agile / Scrum environment
  • Able to be technically hands on when required

You have:

  • Minimum of 3-5 years product management experience
  • Outstanding project management skills
  • Ability to visualize, illustrate and clearly communicate data flows and supporting processes 
  • Completed some coursework in computer science or gone to a coding program (not essential, but desirable)
  • Exceptional written and interpersonal communication skills
  • Experience with SQL, Hive, Hadoop, Presto, Spark or related technologies
  • Technical API experience (highly desirable)

Why We Work at MediaMath

We are restless innovators, smart, passionate and kind. At the heart of our culture are six values that provide a framework for how we approach our work and the world: Teams Win, Scale + Innovation, Obsess Over Learning & Growth, Align then Execute, Do Good Better and Embrace the Journey. These values inform how we energize one another and engage with our clients. They get us amped to come to work.

Founded in 2007 as a pioneer in "programmatic" advertising, MediaMath is recognized as a Leader in the Gartner 2020 Magic Quadrant for Ad Tech and has won Best Account Support by a Technology Company for two years in a row in the AdExchanger Awards.

MediaMath is committed to equal employment opportunity. It is a fundamental principle at MediaMath not to discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on any legally-recognized basis including, but not limited to: age, race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, sex, disability, predisposing genetic characteristics, genetic information, military or veteran status, marital status, gender identity/transgender status, pregnancy, childbirth or related  medical condition, and other protected characteristic as established by law.