Senior Product Manager - Real Time Bidding

  • 305 Main St, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
  • Full-time

Company Description

PubMatic is a publisher-focused sell-side platform for an open digital media future. 

Featuring leading omni-channel revenue automation technology for publishers and enterprise-grade programmatic tools for media buyers, PubMatic's publisher-first approach enables advertisers to access premium inventory at scale. 

Processing over one trillion ad impressions per month, PubMatic has created a global infrastructure to drive publisher monetization and control over their ad inventory. 

Since 2006, PubMatic's focus on data and technology innovation has fueled the rise of the programmatic industry as a whole. Headquartered in Redwood City, California, PubMatic operates 13 offices and six data centers worldwide.

Job Description

We are immediately hiring a Senior Product Manager - RTB to join our growing team in Redwood City.

We are looking for an energetic go-getter who is happy to jump onto customer calls, brainstorm with engineers, and be hands-on with the details of RTB products being developed.

This key hire will work with members of the product management, business, and engineering organizations to develop strategies, technologies, and tactics to optimize performance for our RTB solutions.


Ownership of the RTB Ad Server roadmap involving publisher/DSP integration and auction rules

Partner with key internal stakeholders across the company, including Sales, Account Management and Marketing to develop a product roadmap

Research, refine, and document product requirements by collecting feedback from customers, partners, and business teams

Consult with Engineering to estimate, prioritize and understand the underlying technologies & trade-offs required to deliver strong solutions to production

Lead an Agile Engineering scrum team(s) to deliver value for customers quickly, iterating on a path towards long-term goals

Strategize with Customer Success and Product Marketing on new product launches, customer adoption and measuring success


5+ years of experience in ad technology, with recent relevant experience specifically in RTB strategies and technologies, including:

Ad Servers, PMPs, DSPs and DMPs

Background in product management, strategy, revenue optimization, yield analysis and optimization

Experience building and managing new products from ideation to launch

Deep knowledge of product development dynamics and go-to-market tactics

Experience partnering cross-functionally with teams including Sales/Operations, Engineering, Marketing and Customer Success

Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to work independently

Strong quantitative and data-driven analytical skills, as well as solid communication and people skills

A self-starting nature - demonstrating leadership, judgment, planning, and strong decision-making skills

The ideal candidate has:

Demonstrated prior success within a startup culture, bringing cross-functional projects to closure

Existing industry relationships with a network of mobile and programmatic contacts

B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science or Engineering

Additional Information

PubMatic is proud to be an equal opportunity employer; we don’t just value diversity, we promote and celebrate it. 

We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

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