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Your Role and Responsibilities
The Weather Company, an IBM Business, one of the world's largest IoT platforms, offers the most accurate, personalized, and trusted data and insights in the world. And now, as part of IBM Watson, we're enhancing our suite of innovative solutions and helping marketers turn data into actionable intelligence.
This is an exciting time to join us. We deliver up to 26 billion forecasts daily. Our products include a top weather app on all major mobile platforms globally; the world's largest network of personal weather stations; a top-20 U.S. website; the seventh most data-rich site in the world; one of the world's largest IoT data platforms; and industry-leading business solutions. The world's biggest brands in aviation, energy, insurance, media, and government rely on The Weather Company for data, technology platforms, and services to help improve decision-making and respond to weather's impact on business.
IBM Watson Advertising (The Weather Company), is looking for a Programmatic Platform Manager to join it's dynamic and growing programmatic development team. This is a high visibility role with access to decision makers and departments across the company. In this role, you will have many opportunities to lead your own initiatives and drive change to move the company forward.
Optimize programmatic inventory to drive yield for Web, Mobile Web and App inventory
Work directly with consumer product team and effectively articulate ad product solutions and ideas to grow revenue
Manage expectations around development timelines such partner launch and revenue expectations.
Project manage partner integrations from concept through development, testing, and delivery
Develop metrics to address different market segments such as trading desks, DSP, bidding patterns
Develop market intelligence on new market opportunities and potential offerings
Work closely with operations and sales to implement and support key strategic product initiatives
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
5+ years in the Digital Marketing and Ad Technology industry with a strong understanding of the RTB landscape, existing and emerging ad technologies, ad serving, analytics, enterprise marketing and big data.
2+ years working directly with ad technologies such as SSP, Ad Exchanges, Ad Servers
Ability to pull ad hoc reporting and articulate findings to various departments throughout the company
Demonstrated understanding the needs of programmatic buyers and what types of audiences they have interest in
Ability to holistically understand a publisher's digital assets and how they can be mapped to different buyer needs
Eagerness to work in a dynamic environment that will be rapidly changing
High degree of creativity, self-motivation, and drive
Strong Microsoft Excel skills
Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
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IBM intends this job to be performed entirely outside of Colorado.
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