The product management team at OpenX is responsible for assessing customer and general market needs, designing industry-leading solutions, managing backlogs, driving features from concept to release, and working with sales, marketing, and support to ensure successful production adoption. The ideal candidate will have a technical background and be capable of working through complicated problems with our engineering team, while at the same time being able to simplify these complex problems for presentation to customers and/or internal business teams. Product managers at OpenX are the go-to experts in the use of our products and key drivers of trends in the online ad industry.
Be accountable for driving the entire product feature lifecycle from concept, to requirements definition, and through development, launch and post-launch analysis
Maintain a pulse on market direction and customer needs through on-site and local customer visits
Support interactions and integrations with customers and industry partners
Prepare internal teams for the marketing, selling, use, training, and support of new product features
5+ years experience in a product management role, showing successfully end-to-end delivery of product features
Demonstrated success working on complicated technical projects/products
Strong problem solving and decision making skills
Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Bachelors degree, or equivalent experience, in a math or engineering discipline (e.g. Computer Science)
2+ years experience in a product management role in the online advertising industry
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.
Openx - 17 months ago