The Technical Project Manager will be responsible for the day-to-day operational integrity of the OpenX Market, a leading RTB-enabled online advertiser exchange. The aim of the Market Manager will be to own any and all potentially technical and unexpected issues with the Market, as discovered by team leaders across OpenX, and ensure that a conclusion is reached. He or she will be required to form a plan of attack for each issue and be the point person on ensuring that this plan is executed with urgency. This will include frequent coordination between business, product and engineering groups. There will also be a strong focus on independently troubleshooting the Market to maintain an optimum performance level, from both the advertiser and publisher perspectives.
Address all issues, potentially technical in nature, brought to their attention by forming a plan of attack and executing, coordinate between all of the involved OpenX teams
Discover and resolve issues with Market integrity on an independent basis
Execute quantitative analysis to translate data into actionable insights
Provide analytical and decision-making support for key Market initiatives
Strong follow through with projects involving people across numerous parts of OpenX
Extensive experience working with Ad Exchanges, DSPs/SSPs, Ad Networks, digital advertising agencies or ad servers (5+ years a plus)
An understanding of the emerging online RTB ecosystem
Strong problem solving and business modeling skills
Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
Ability prioritize and multi-task, take charge and deliver results
Ability to work cross-functionally and effectively communicate with multiple levels of management
Advocate of eliminating software bugs and inefficiencies
OpenX is a global leader in digital advertising technology and services, enabling digital media companies to manage and maximize their ad revenue. Our unique platform combines ad serving, a real-time bidding (RTB) exchange, yield optimization, and content valuation to deliver the highest revenue across every desktop, tablet, and mobile screen.
OpenX is backed by leading investors including Accel Partners, Index Ventures, SAP Ventures, Samsung Venture Investment Corporation, Mitsui & Co. Global Investment, Inc., and Presidio Ventures.
With 100% yoy growth the past 2 years, $153M in revenue and 275 employees ending 2012, OpenX is ranked #7 on Forbes' 2013 list of the Top 100 America's Most Promising Companies.