Director, Product Management - Gemini

Oath Sunnyvale , CA 94085

Posted 5 months ago

Take Yahoo and AOL, fuse them and you get a media and technology company operating at massive global scale. It takes powerful technology to connect our combined media brands and partners with an audience of 1 billion. Nearly half of Oath's employees are building the code and platforms that help us achieve that. And we're only getting bigger. Whether you're looking to write mobile app code, engineer the servers behind our massive ad tech stacks, or develop algorithms to help us process 4 trillion data points a day, what you do here will have a huge impact on our businessand the world. Want in? Oath Ad Platforms is our unified ad tech solution for both advertisers and publishers. Our innovative ad tech gives one stop access to Oath's trusted data, high quality inventory and demand, creative ad experiences and industry-leading machine learning, at global scale.

  • A Little About Us

Gemini is Yahoo's search and native advertising platform. Initiated in 2013, Gemini grew to become our largest advertising platform, with thousands of advertisers and salespeople using it daily. Our team executes aggressively and is a key driver for Oath's business.

A Lot About You

You will be in charge of one or more of our advertising offering within Gemini. You will work closely with Engineers, Sales, Operations as well as other Product Managers with the goal of setting our customers for success, through supporting of new product initiatives, attracting new customers and growing a certain part of our advertising business

Your Day

  • Engage with customers and sales to understand the their needs. Complement findings with quantitative data from user surveys

  • Work with our engineers and designers to improve product performance based on data

  • Work with other PMs to understand different Gemini-wide efforts, and ensure Ad Manager can accommodate these initiatives, while improving foundational product capabilities

You Must Have

  • 5-8 years of experience in product management, preferably with advertising related products

  • B2B or advertising experience is a big plus

  • Experience in managing multiple projects concurrently and work in a fast paced environment

  • Strong analytical and data skills, passion about user experience.

Oath is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on, age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Oath is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. Please let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or participate in the application process.

Currently work for Oath? Please apply on our internal career site.


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