Specialist, Ad Trafficking & Operations - Digital

PGA TOURFriday, September 21, 20180 application(s)
Employer Name PGA TOUR
Job Title Specialist, Ad Trafficking & Operations - Digital
City Ponte Vedra Beach
State Florida
Country USA
Job Region South
Job Category Information Technology
Programming & Production
Research & Analytics
Salary Range Based on experience
Job Reference 1835
Job Level Entry Level
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Qualified candidates will have the following:

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 3 - 5 years of work experience in video & display ad operations, preferably in an ad trafficking capacity working with Freewheel and Doubleclick ad server.
  • Working knowledge of HTML, XML, and JavaScript
  • Proficient with VAST and VPAID video tags
  • Experience with debugging and HTML proxy tools including Charles, Chrome Developer Tools, and Firebug
  • Knowledge of over-the-top (OTT) platforms, connected TVs, mobile apps, and other video platforms and video players.
  • Golf knowledge/background a plus
  • Flexible schedule, available weekends or as needed to align with the PGA TOUR’s tournament schedule (typically Thursday – Sunday)


  • Run point on both global video and international-focused ad trafficking, working within both FreeWheel and Doubleclick for Publishers (DFP) systems.
  • Serve as lead liaison with the campaign management team and with ad trafficking vendors/partners to setup orders, line items, ad tests, ad creative QA, ad trafficking, and to execute campaign reporting and optimizations
  • Troubleshooting tag-related issues, reporting/delivery discrepancies, and implementation concerns.
  • Lead technical implementation of new ad products with systems integrators and ad serving systems alongside ad product team.
  • Help administer and maintain advertising specifications for cross-platform ad standards and best practices related to our video ad product and international portfolio.
  • Assist with programmatic ad technology setup and implementation within video ad platforms and international inventory.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest trends in ad trafficking and in the digital media industry trends related to live sports content, live ad fulfillment, and video advertising product capabilities.

Our benefits include:

  • Competitive wages including performance bonuses
  • Medical/Dental/Life/Disability insurance
  • Paid time off
  • 401k with employer match
  • Employer funded retirement plan
  • Health Savings Account/Medical and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Wellness Program
  • Membership to TPC Sawgrass


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