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Specialist - Digital Ad Technology

Discovery Inc
Knoxville, TN 37932
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Discovery Inc

Location: Knoxville, TN, United States, 37932
Req ID: 2875

Discovery hires the very best and brightest talent who are enthusiastic and passionate to fulfill the company's mission of empowering people to explore their world and satisfy their curiosity.

In exchange for their talent and drive, employees are provided with an engaging, diverse workplace and the resources they need to learn, thrive and grow in their careers.

Position Overview:

The Specialist - Digital Ad Technology & Video will interact with national ad sales teams, ad sales marketing, pricing and planning, billing, partner management, creative services, and brand teams in the daily operation, integration, and implementation of advertising products and technologies on Discovery Inc. owned and operated and distribution platforms.


  • P artner/MSO integrations, support, and management.
  • Programmatic integrations, implementation, management and optimization.
  • Certification/integration of campaign measurement/verification tags and technologies.
  • Technical escalation for troubleshooting to support Ad Ops and Ad Tech coordinators.
  • Work closely with the Product and Technology team/site engineers to QA/troubleshoot video player and ad serving integrations/deployments, including TV Everywhere applications, Discovery+, and platform releases.
  • Identify process and workflow improvements for Ad Tech and Ad Operations.
  • A nalyze delivery, latency, and error diagnostic reporting and make recommendations to leadership based on detailed analysis.
  • Support ad sales, pricing and planning, and marketing teams to maximize revenue generation and communicate ad product capabilities.
  • Responsible for testing new product releases from Freewheel and verifying core functionality and features for existing business are operational; document and train any changes in process to Ad Operations and Ad Tech


  • 3 + years of experience in digital ad operations, ad technology, or other relevant media/advertising/technology field.
  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent work experience).
  • Proficient understanding of digital ad products, ad measurement, and programmatic advertising.
  • Solid understanding of server-side ad insertion, including client-side and server-side beaconing.
  • Extensive knowledge of Freewheel and/or Google Ad Manager ad serving platforms.
  • Ability to work independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Extremely detail oriented.
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and activities simultaneously.
  • Solid project management skills
  • Must have the legal right to work in the United States

Discovery Communications, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. Discovery is committed to being an employer of choice, not just a good place to work, but a great and inclusive place to work. To that end, we strive to recruit and maintain a workforce that meaningfully represents the diverse and culturally rich communities that we serve. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disabled status or, genetic information.

We will consider for employment all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable state and local laws, including but not limited to all local Fair Chance Ordinances.

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If you are an individual with a disability and need an accommodation during the application process, please send an email request to HR@discovery.com.



Posted: 2021-06-01 Expires: 2021-07-02
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