Programmatic Media Buyer, Walmart Connect (Associa...

Programmatic Media Buyer, Walmart Connect (Associate Manager, Marketing Operations - eComm)

  • Location SAN BRUNO, CA
  • Career Area Marketing and Customer Insights
  • Job Function -
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD1290869

What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

San Bruno, CA - Los Angeles, CA - Chicago, IL - Hoboken, NJ

As a Programmatic Media Buyer at Walmart Connect you will manage and execute off-site campaigns for some of the most well known and emerging brands in the retail industry.

About Walmart Connect

At Walmart, we enable the connection between supplier brands and retail shoppers at unprecedented scale. As primary stewards of our brand promise, "Save Money. Live Better," we partner with some of the most talented people in the world to engage with the more than 150M households who shop with us. This is a unique opportunity to join a high-visibility team within the largest company in the world. We believe all digital advertising can be targeted and accountable – and we have Walmart's sales data to prove it. Walmart Connect wins when suppliers invest in digital media to drive growth; Walmart and our supplier partners win when your digital expertise helps sell more goods online and offline. Growth in our digital advertising business is key to Walmart's overall growth strategy.

Walmart Connect (the digital ad sales arm for, Hayneedle, Online Grocery, Vudu.) is dedicated to driving measurable outcomes for our suppliers, merchants, stores, GMs, brand advertisers, and agencies. Our full funnel ad solutions leverage Walmart's in-store data, online data, and extensive reach to provide measurable results for our clientele. With a range of flexible pricing and buying models, including self-service; these solutions help businesses build brand awareness, engage with Walmart consumers, and convert Walmart consumers to shoppers.

What you'll do:

  • Manage campaigns in Demand Side Platforms (DSPs) through optimization strategies, campaign insights, monitoring and adjusting pacing, controlling quality of inventory,
  • Oversee media tracking and analytics set up and implementation
  • Participate in media planning discussions, such as trafficking strategies, forecasting, product recommendations, and audience evaluation
  • Collaborate with Media Sales, Strategy, Analytics and Yield teams to ensure campaigns are structured in a way to produce optimal data and performance outputs
  • Work with Analytics team to ensure plans will allow for accurate data collection, efficiency, and effectiveness
  • QA ads to ensure they meet site specs and requirements
  • Generate, QA, and troubleshoot implementation of tracking tags
  • Resolve tracking and reporting discrepancies with Analytics, Trafficking, and Ad Ops and/or partners/vendors
  • Test new products, platforms, inventory, creative formats, and optimization strategies to help evolve Walmart Connect's offerings
  • Maintain relationships with platform partners to keep current on new products, new features, pricing, and innovation

What you'll bring:

  • 4+ years experience executing programmatic campaigns
  • Programmatic subject matter expertise at Walmart Connect
  • Your experience with Demand Side Platforms (e.g., Xandr/AppNexus, The Trade Desk, Facebook, Pinterest, TikTok, Snapchat, Amazon DSP, DV360, Verizon, Amobee, MediaMath, etc.) and digital ad server technology (e.g. Doubleclick, Sizmek, etc.)
  • Understanding of rich media, dynamic creative, CTV/OTT, mobile and video ads units

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Bachelor's degree in Business, Marketing, or related field OR 2 years' experience in business management, database management, or related

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Marketing, Microsoft Office tools (for example, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

Primary Location...

850 Cherry Avenue, San Bruno, CA 94066-3031, United States of America

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer- By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, abilities, ideas and opinions- while being inclusive of all people.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
  • Parental Leave
  • Pay during military service
  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see

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