Sr Program Manager/ Product Owner Digital Advertising

Datum: 13-sep-2018

Plaats: Amsterdam, NH, NL, 1059 CD

Jaar: 2018


Requisition ID: 22229


RTL is Europe’s market leader in commercial broadcasting, but is so much more than just TV! From out of Amsterdam we are now further enhancing the technologic footprint of the broadcaster group by opening a new advertising software development office.


Key Responsibilities

As Sr. Program Manager/Product Owner Digital Advertising you are responsible for the delivery of high-performance, low latency, highly available, scalable, secure and DR capable solutions in the Advertisement domain. You take the lead in the development and maintenance of our product releases and you stand for the quality and in-time delivery of it. To do this you construct and direct your dev team inhouse and/or nearshore. Whether they are based in Amsterdam or residing elsewhere, you lead them by inspiration, vision and personal attention. Together with the Business Owner and Lead Architect you form the Core Team. The solutions you deliver will have a direct impact on RTL’s international business strategy.


Skills and Experience

  • A Minimum 5 years of experience in Media/Advertisement Industry
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as leading development teams in medium to large sized organizations
  • Expertise in Agile delivery methodologies like Scrum, Spotify, etc
  • Experience handling and resolving internal team issues and external issues
  • Strong communication skills including the ability to present to steerco and board
  • Experience of working in a programmatic Adtech domain is preferred
  • Prior experience as a developer is a plus
  • Knowledge of frontend languages like React, NodeJS
  • Knowledge of transactional application technologies like Akka, Scala, GoLang
  • Knowledge of Data Analytics technologies like Spark, Cassandra, Kafka, Hadoop, etc
  • Knowledge of automated deployments and CI/CD process


This is where you’ll be working:

As a Sr Program Manager/ Product Owner Digital Advertising you will take the delivery lead in RTL’s new international adtech development office. We offer our internal and external customers a divers package of innovative services in the field of unlocking, advertising and monetizing ad inventory and audiences.



At RTL there is plenty of room for individual initiative and personal responsibility in a challenging and changing environment. In addition, RTL has extensive secondary benefits such as retirement, career development and profit sharing elements.

For more detailed information about this position, please contact Remmert Oosterling


For more information about the vacancy and selection procedure please contact Maartje Koopman, Senior HR Advisor, by calling 06-51302385 and/or mailing



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