We are seeking a skilled product manager whose creativity and ability to execute will help deliver ad formats that delight our players and meet the goals of our advertisers. Working with internal business partners and with an eye to the market, you will identify product opportunities and partner with engineering, platform product management, product marketing, designers, analysts and game studios to build effective solutions that increase the effectiveness of our internal organizations. You will be responsible for the roadmap, feature definition and prioritization of scalable ad formats.
Define product strategy & roadmap for ad formats in close partnership with product marketing. Translate product strategy into detailed product requirements, work with UX to develop detailed product mocks, and work with engineering and prototypes to build, experiment, launch, & iterate. Work with product data science to monitor metrics for your products to identify opportunities & issues. Identify partners that will bring unique sources of demand and formats to our games. Communicate your strategy upward & outward internally to ensure you have the support & comprehension you need to be successful.
3-5+ years of product management experience in digital advertising. Previous experience in game monetization a plus. Proven performer in building and ideating on formats for ads that have delivered measurable revenue for your company. Experience of video ad serving platforms is a plus (Rubicon, Doubleclick, PubMatic, SpotXchange, LiveRail) and programmatic products (Open RTB, Deal ID). Understand when to build and when to partner to best achieve the product strategy. Strong problem-solving capabilities and proven ability to quantitatively and qualitatively analyze product concepts, strategic opportunities and competitive threats. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with demonstrated ability to influence cross-functional teams. Bachelor's degree in technical field required. MBA preferred.
Your Platform Activision Blizzard Media is a rapidly growing business built to connect brands with our 350M + global player base across Activision, Blizzard and King.We create premium, innovative advertising experiences for world-class casual mobile games like King's Candy Crush Saga. Looking ahead, we plan to launch advertising across the Activision Blizzard portfolio, including high growth areas like eSports. This is an exciting time to join this growing business.Our World Activision Blizzard, Inc. is the worlds largest interactive entertainment company, with operations across North America, Europe, and Asia. We are home to some of the most beloved entertainment franchises including Call of Duty®, Destiny, Skylanders®, World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Diablo®, Candy Crush, and Bubble Witch. Our combined entertainment network delights hundreds of millions of monthly active users in 196 countries, making us the largest gaming network on the planet!Were proud to be recognized as one of FORTUNEs "100 Best Companies To Work For® for four consecutive years and have earned a spot on FORTUNEs Most Admired Companies, and Future 50 lists. Our 10,000+ global employees are some of the best and brightest talents across entertainment, media, and technology.The video game industry and therefore our business is fast-paced and will continue to evolve. As such, the duties and responsibilities of this role may be changed as directed by the Company at any time to promote and support our business and relationships with industry partners.