Product Manager, Activate

Department: Product
Location: Remote, US
Updated on: March 21, 2023

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About Us:

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 is the leading technology pioneer on a mission to make advertising better. We deliver outstanding results through powerful ad tech, partnership and a curiosity for what’s next. We help more than 3,500 advertisers solve complex marketing problems so they can deepen their customer relationships across screens and around the world.

US Proposed Salary Range: $103,000-123,000 (Annual)


key Responsibilities

MediaMath seeks a Product Manager to join our Activate team. The Activate product team builds optimization and bidding products that inform how our clients spend their marketing budgets in our platform. We're responsible for both the UI and backend components of these features and are at the center of MediaMath's commitment to performance, transparency, and automation.

You will apply machine learning across various areas of the MediaMath Platform. This includes algorithms that drive business outcomes for advertisers, algorithms that help predict supply pricing and performance, as well optimization tools that simplify and automate ongoing campaign management in the MediaMath platform. Recently, this role has released a machine learning driven automation layer that has significantly saved time for programmatic media buyers while driving better KPI performance for advertisers.


You will:

Illuminate and drive MediaMath’s strategic vision for our proprietary algorithmic and optimization products and align our product offering around that vision

Partner with the Data Science team to harness cutting edge research in machine learning

Collaborate with product, engineering and cross-functional teams on the development, QA, and release of products and balance of resources to ensure success for the entire organization 

Monitor and optimize team progress on a regular basis to ensure delivery of committed functionality 

Work collaboratively with internal stake holders to launch, market, and support new products and features 

Work with user research to collect product feedback and then use that feedback to advance the product offering 

Partner with product marketing to create product documentation and demos new product features 

Manage support issues for both internal and external stakeholders to ensure client satisfaction 


You have:

BA/BS; MS preferred - ideally within Mathematics or Economics

3+ years of product management experience 

Understanding of machine learning and digital campaign optimization

Demonstrated ability to lead, design and execution of a multi-faceted product strategy

Demonstrated ability to coordinate with multiple parties involved in intricate, fast-moving projects with tight deadlines, and setting priorities 

It is beneficial if you have:

Experience in Ad-tech/digital media/ advertising agency

Strong understanding of the programmatic tech landscape including ad serving technology, RTB, DSP, SSP a plus 

You are:

Experienced with Agile software development / Scrum methodology 

True self-starter - motivated by the need to get to an answer 

Highly analytical including the ability to use data to drive product decisions 

Exceptional communicator with strong presentation skills 


Why We Work at MediaMath:

We are restless innovators, smart, passionate and kind. At the heart of our culture are three values that provide a framework for how we approach our work and the world: Win Together, Obsess Over Growth, and Do Good, Better. 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 recognised 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-recognised basis including, but not limited to: age, race, creed, colour, 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.