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Sr. Product Manager, Ad Platform Tools - Activision Blizzard Media




San Francisco

United States





Mid-Senior Level

Permanent | Full Time


Sr. Product Manager, Ad Platform Tools - Activision Blizzard Media
Activision Blizzard is currently scaling its advertising business, Activision Blizzard Media, an embedded business unit of King - the makers of the #1 mobile game Candy Crush Saga and wholly-owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard. This team is building innovative, impactful, and rewarding advertising experiences to our huge audience of highly-engaged players and to create powerful solutions embraced by the world's biggest marketers.We are seeking a skilled product manager that has a passion for digital advertising, data-driven platforms and the gaming industry. You enjoy gaining a deep understanding of relevant technology and your target customer, creatively solving complex problems, and can effectively communicate your solutions. You are a team player and enjoy working in a collaborative and fast-paced environment. You enjoy playing with data to support your decisions, pinpointing areas of product prioritization and helping align tactical implementation with corporate strategy.Working with internal stakeholders, you will identify product opportunities and partner with Engineering to build effective solutions that increase the effectiveness of our internal organizations. You will be responsible for the roadmap, feature definition and prioritization of key areas of our ad platform.

Your role within Activision Blizzard Media

Work with key stakeholders to evaluate how we can create tools that allow these stakeholders to be more effective and efficient in their day-to-day tasks.

Develop detailed product requirements, work with UX to develop detailed product mocks, and work with engineering to execute the product according to the requirements.

Provide analytical support/insight for new business initiatives;

this requires identifying and understanding key issues for particular customer personas, quantitatively analyzing these issues, and communicating key insights and results.

Own the problem definition, product backlog and feature definition for tools to simplify to integration and optimization of ads within our games.

Skills to create thrills

Minimum 3+ years as a product manager in digital advertising or related industry required.

5+ years to meet senior product manager level with demonstrated level of responsibility.

Previous experience building tools used by campaign managers or other operations functions.

Strong problem-solving capabilities evidenced by a proven ability to quantitatively and qualitatively analyze product concepts, strategic opportunities and competitive threats.

Have a strong sense for how to simplify a user interface while still making it effective.

Excellent interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to influence cross-functional teams.

Bachelor's degree in technical field required.

MBA preferred.

About Activision and Our Family of Brands
King is a leading interactive entertainment company for the mobile world, with people all around the world playing one (or more!) of our games. We have developed more than 200 fun titles and offer games in over 200 countries and regions. King has game studios in Barcelona, Berlin, Bucharest, London, Malmö and Stockholm along with offices in San Francisco, Chicago, LA, Malta and New York. King is an independent unit of Activision Blizzard Inc. (Nasdaq: ATVI) which acquired King in February 2016.Activision Blizzard is a member of the Fortune 500 and S&P 500, and the world's most successful standalone interactive entertainment company. We delight hundreds of millions of monthly active users around the world every day through franchises including Activision's Call of Duty®, Destiny and Skylanders®, Blizzard Entertainment's World of Warcraft®, Overwatch®, Hearthstone®, Diablo®, StarCraft®, and Heroes of the Storm®, and King's Candy Crush™, Pet Rescue™, Bubble Witch™ and Farm Heroes™. We've been one of Fortune's \
100 Best Companies To Work For®" for the last four years. Headquartered in Santa Monica, California, we have operations throughout the world, and our games are played in 196 countries. More information about our company and products can be found on our website,"

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