Programmatic Technical Solutions Lead (Ad Tech)

FOX New York, NY

About the Job

JOB DESCRIPTION

We are looking for a Programmatic Technical Solutions Lead to own and drive engagements for our ad infrastructure initiatives. The Programmatic Technical Solutions Lead will provide expert consultation in integrating the ever-growing programmatic product suites available in conjunction with Fox News Digital Ad Sales leadership. You will manage the most complex integration projects and will be an expert in ad infrastructure and mechanics. You should be technical enough to deep dive advanced engineering problems and able to communicate these concepts and best practices to both technical and non-technical teams. You will be a critical resource in our digital organization.

A SNAPSHOT OF YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Own and manage Fox News Digital Ad Sales technical engagements with the Fox Corp Ad Technology team (e.g. implementing Prebid, developing a device graph, etc.)
  • Identify challenges and opportunities on behalf of internal and external parties, and then simply/execute the solution (e.g. parallel vs. sequential requests, VAST errors, etc.)
  • Translate business objectives into technical execution for engineers/developers (e.g. config setup, APIs, etc.)
  • Review implementations (code review, QA, etc.) and provide in-depth technical guidance for any fixes
  • Serve as the subject matter expert in ad tech - SSPs, DMPs, DSPs, marketing clouds, ad verification, ad servers, measurement, or all of the above
  • Establish workflows across teams and designate roles/responsibilities


WHAT YOU WILL NEED

  • 5+ years hands-on experience working in highly-technical positions
  • Deep expertise in at least one area of ad infrastructure, mechanics or technology, with experience integrating ad infrastructure platforms (Google - GPT/GMA/IMA, Amazon/APS, Prebid - client and server, Open Bidding, etc.)
  • Experience writing or supporting integrations leveraging APIs
  • Facilitation experience at all levels of the organization and to audiences of all sizes
  • Quantitative analytical capabilities


NICE TO HAVE, BUT NOT A DEALBREAKER

  • Prior experience as a Technical Lead/Engineer within the advertising space
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Engineering, or at least 5 years' experience in a software engineering role


ABOUT YOU

  • You are decisive, confident, and experience with influencing others
  • You have the ability to handle changing priorities and use good judgment when working in stressful situations
  • You have a strong sense of urgency and personal commitment


We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with applicable law.