Senior Product Manager - Ad Experience & Formats (Remote Eligible - Americas)


April 19, 2021

We work at the intersection of advertising and messaging technologies to connect millions of brands to billions of fans. As part of the Advertising team, we’re paving the way for a sustainable global Spotify business that allows even more creators to make a living off their art. Come join us and help build the platform that powers promotion at Spotify. Location New York, NY Job type Permanent
We are looking for a passionate and experienced Senior Product Manager to help build the next generation of advertising at Spotify. Our advertising platform currently supports a multi-hundred million dollar advertising business, and you will work to build personalized, engaging and performant ad formats and experiences. You will help innovate and develop outstanding video, audio or native display formats to deliver outstanding value for our listeners and our advertisers. Your work will help Spotify deliver an excellent Free listener experience and performant promotional products for our advertisers.
What you'll do
  • Own the holistic video ad strategy for the Spotify Ads Business that complements and bolsters our Audio first strategy!
  • Build new mobile ad formats and experiences (video, audio, and/or display), as well as across other devices, such as desktop, web, and connected devices
  • Work cross-functionally with engineering, design, product insights and business partners.
  • Enhance and maintain existing ad formats
  • Collaborate with business and R&D partners as well as, other product teams to identify and drive opportunities for improved revenue and user experience

Who you are
  • Experience building consumer-facing products and mobile ad formats at a major publisher or advertising tech company
  • Built advertising products or have expertise in the ad tech domain
  • You care deeply about the user experience and have extensive knowledge in design principles, U/X, quantitative and qualitative research.
  • Bonus points if you have built video advertising products or expertise in the video ad tech domain
  • You can synthesize a strategy, build a product roadmap, and are dedicated at executing to achieve your business goals
  • You are comfortable facilitating planning and decision-making across several teams, including partners, and know how to encourage and empower teams to get things done.
  • You have sound business judgment as well as ability to analyze qualitatively, quantitatively, problem-solve, and prioritize.
  • You have strong written and oral communications skills, and can clearly communicate to technical and non-technical stakeholders at all levels
  • You have experience with data driven product development and knowledge of agile methodologies
  • You have a computer science, engineering or technical background

Where you'll be
  • We are a distributed workforce enabling our band members to find a work mode that is best for them!
  • Where in the world? For this role, it can be within the Americas region in which we have a work location
  • Prefer an office to work from home instead? Not a problem! We have plenty of options for your working preferences. Find more information about our Work From Anywhere options here.
  • Working hours? We operate within the Eastern Standard time zone for collaboration

Perks of being in the band
Extensive learning opportunities, through our dedicated team, GreenHouse. Flexible share incentives letting you choose how you share in our success. Global parental leave, six months off - fully paid - for all new parents. All The Feels, our employee assistance program and self-care hub. Flexible public holidays, swap days off according to your values and beliefs. Spotify On Tour, join your colleagues on trips to industry festivals and events.
Learn about life at Spotify
You are welcome at Spotify for who you are, no matter where you come from, what you look like, or what’s playing in your headphones. Our platform is for everyone, and so is our workplace. The more voices we have represented and amplified in our business, the more we will all thrive, contribute, and be forward-thinking! So bring us your personal experience, your perspectives, and your background. It’s in our differences that we will find the power to keep revolutionizing the way the world listens.
Spotify transformed music listening forever when we launched in 2008. Our mission is to unlock the potential of human creativity by giving a million creative artists the opportunity to live off their art and billions of fans the chance to enjoy and be passionate about these creators. Everything we do is driven by our love for music and podcasting. Today, we are the world’s most popular audio streaming subscription service with a community of more than 345 million users.