30+ days ago


Santa Monica, CA


Job Summary:

DMED Ad Platforms is responsible for delivering global adverting technology solutions for Disney’s Linear and Addressable channels, brands and streaming services. With unmatched scale, premium content and innovative capabilities, DMED Ad Platforms is a market leader in advertising. We build and maintain proprietary technology, ranging from ad serving and ad delivery, campaign management, reporting as well as all the integrations internal and external that come with evolving and maintaining a best-in-class video advertising business.

As a Sr. Product Manager within the Ad Platform technology team at DMED, you will be a part of the team redefining TV advertising. You will be responsible for establishing product strategy, defining requirements consumable for engineering and driving execution to establish the platform’s future. The right person for this role can identify business value, solve complex problems, concisely articulate solutions to technical and non-technical stakeholders and ultimately drive results. If you are someone who can drive strategy, create data driven experiences and brings a passion for building the future of advertising technology, at a fast pace, this is a great role for you.



+ Define the product vison, strategy, and roadmap for Disney’s proprietary multi-media inventory forecasting and pricing software products within the broader Disney Advertising Platforms strategic convergence strategy.

+ Elicit, analyze, document, and organize requirements and KPI’s into a clear, concise, and actionable product backlog that delivers prioritized incremental business value throughout its lifecycle.

+ Partner with peer Product Managers, Architecture, Engineering, Quality Assurance, and Program Management to identify, evaluate, and integrate 1st and 3rd party strategic technical solutions.

+ Provide product oversight to ensure consistent product experience of user controls, data definitions, business logic, and product aesthetics.

+ Evaluate and recommend product innovations and enhancements that drive business value and maximize the ROI for the product(s) you manage.

+ Responsible for coordinating User Acceptance Testing, and defining and executing product release strategies with end users, technology leads, and fellow product managers.

+ Enumerate and identify clear business KPIs, for setting annualized objectives and partnering with GTM and Financial Planning teams to meet the business and product goals.

Basic Qualifications:

+ Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field, or equivalent experience

+ 7 years of experience in product management, preferably in creating products to serve digital, TV and cross platform advertising marketplace.

+ Strong knowledge of advanced advertising products and services including TV, digital, mobile and video.

+ Strong knowledge of the evolving US advertising ecosystem including economics of TV, ad tech, and data providers.

+ Has a good understanding of media advertising business and is comfortable with media research, measurement methods, and terminology.

+ Has ability to prioritize and organize product requirements effectively.

+ Strong analytical skills and passionate about answering questions with data.

+ Effectively communicates complex information with both internal and external contacts at a variety of organizational levels.

+ Maintains a deep empathy for business users, and wants to creatively solve problems with a user-first mentality

+ Be flexible, adaptable and a team-player first

+ Experience shipping multiple products in an agile software development environment

+ Proven understanding of systems architecture, design, and implementation

Job ID: 773313BR

Location: Santa Monica,California

Job Posting Company: Disney Media & Entertainment Distribution
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About the Company

The Walt Disney Company

The Walt Disney Company is the global leader in high-quality entertainment and innovative technology. Begin a career that delivers unparalleled creative content and experiences to audiences around the world.

Company Size

10,000 employees or more


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