AdOps Technical Solutions Consultant- The Space Station
Cape Town, Western Cape
Posted 16 January 2019 - Closing Date 15 February 2019

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Job Description

Job Description
The SpaceStation is looking for a technical support consultant to join our Ad Operations Team. You have an enquiring mind and love to find solutions to problems! Every day will bring new challenges as you provide support to our ad operations team around digital display advertising campaign delivery issues, site migrations and site tagging. You will also work closely with our product and development teams in testing, implementing and troubleshooting innovative ad serving solutions.
While this role requires a strong understanding of html, javascript and CSS, kindly note this is not a developer position.

Minimum Requirements
- HTML5, CSS, Javascript or related web design qualification. 
- Experience in front end web development or as a site webmaster. 
- Experience working in a QA/ troubleshooting/ support environment. 
- Experience working with Content Management (CMS) systems. 
- Experience/ knowledge of the digital advertising ecosystem, including Doubleclick for Publishers, AppNexus and data management platforms would be highly advantageous.

Skills & Competencies
- A well-rounded knowledge of the digital advertising technology landscape.
- Exceptional organizational, analytical, interpersonal, and communication skills.
- Team player able to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
- Ability to work under pressure and on multiple projects simultaneously. 
- Proficiency with Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel.

Duties & Responsibilities
- Troubleshoot video player, mobile web, app and desktop ad serving implementations and issues.
- Provide technical support to our ad operations teams. 
- Document solutions and workflows. 
- Communicate technical issues (both verbal and written) in a manner that is easy for a non-technical audience to understand. 
- Support project managers, product owners, developers and design teams with the technical implementation of new advertising product offerings. 
- Manage and maintain excellent relationships with all stakeholders.
- Keep abreast of international developments in the digital advertising ecosystem.

About Us
Media24 is a leading media company in Africa with interests in digital media, newspapers, magazines, printing, distribution, book publishing, job classifieds and ecommerce. Media24’s digital media division,, is a leading African network of popular digital publishing brands and online services across internet, mobile and applications. is dedicated to creating and sustaining uniquely African online and mobile communities. As South Africa’s largest digital publishing house, the network welcomes over 16 million local unique browsers monthly. Media24 is part of Naspers, a multinational group of media and ecommerce platforms.

Disclaimer: Preference will be given to employment equity candidates.