Product Management Intern in Work From Home at Yahoo Inc

Date Posted: 11/17/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Intern
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/17/2022

Job Description

Yahoo is a global media and tech company that connects people to their passions. We reach nearly 900M people around the world, bringing them closer to what they love—from finance and sports, to shopping, gaming and news—with the trusted products, content and tech that fuel their day. For partners, we provide a full-stack platform for businesses to amplify growth and drive more meaningful connections across advertising, search and media.

Yahoo is a global media and tech company that connects people to their passions. We reach nearly 900M people around the world, bringing them closer to what they love-from finance and sports, to shopping, gaming and news-with the trusted products, content and tech that fuel their day. For partners, we provide a full-stack platform for businesses to amplify growth and drive more meaningful connections across advertising, search and media.


It takes powerful technology to connect our brands and partners with an audience of 1 billion. Nearly half of Yahoo employees are building the code and platforms that help us achieve that. Whether you’re looking to write mobile app code, engineer the servers behind our massive ad tech stacks, or develop algorithms to help us process 4 trillion data points a day, what you do here will have a huge impact on our business—and the world. Want in?


As Yahoo’s media unit, our brands like Yahoo and TechCrunch help people stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect. With technologies like XR, AI, machine learning, and 5G, we’re transforming media for tomorrow, too. We're creators and coders, dreamers and doers creating what's next in content, advertising, and technology.


A Little About Us

We are Yahoo’s DSP platform, powering the programmatic advertising strategy of leading advertisers and premium brands. We take pride in delivering world-class product solutions for advertisers to smoothly tackle the complex world of digital advertising across display, video, native, CTV, Audio, etc. formats on all devices. We are key contributors to Yahoo’s revenue and our product managers get to own and drive incremental contributions to the top line at Yahoo. We work on a large-scale distributed SaaS system, handling 200+ billion bid requests per day and serving billions of engaging ads to our users around the world.

 

A Lot About You 

We're looking for an impressive individual who is passionate about all aspects of product management, is highly organized, and communicates well with internal and external stakeholders.  At Yahoo, PM interns are responsible for creating a team culture that conceives, designs, and ships great products. You do this by modeling ownership and accountability, superb team leadership skills, humility, and curiosity.  As a PM intern you understand, inspire, and focus your team(s) using great listening skills, influence abilities, and crisp, effective communication. You complement these skills with technical knowledge that informs your judgment regarding timelines, scope, quality, priorities, and trade-offs.  In the end, you are the expert on how products are designed, used, measured, improved, and generate revenue. You support this expertise with a keen ability to break down large, complex problems into well-defined, manageable problems, and an ability to use data to inform your judgment.

 

Your Day 

  • Communicating with internal and external stakeholders & customers about product ideas and feature requirements.

  • Researching and specifying product requirements based on customer interactions, competitive analyses, and other data sources / analyses.

  • Defining product requirements/user stories and launching new product capabilities using Agile methodology.

  • Working with engineering to understand the underlying technologies & trade-offs needed to put high quality solutions in place.

  • Leading an agile engineering scrum team(s) to deliver value for customers quickly while iterating towards your long-term vision.  

  • Bringing to market product-based solutions & features across multiple delivery teams (PM, Engineering, user docs, marketing, sales, etc.)

  • Align with analytics and metrics – KPIs that drive business growth and engagement

  • Conducting analysis and experiments based on machine learnings and evaluating results

Yahoo is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Yahoo is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please submit a request via the Accommodation Request Form (www.yahooinc.com/careers/contact-us.html) or call 408-336-1409. Requests and calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

At Yahoo, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion (www.yahooinc.com/diversity/) page to learn more.

US Only: Please be aware that Yahoo requires all employees entering a U.S. Yahoo office and/or attending a company event (including client events) are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19.  This position will require the successful candidate to obtain and show proof of a vaccination to enter a U.S. Yahoo office and/or attending a company event (including client events).  Yahoo is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.



The compensation for this position ranges from $45,760.00 - $135,200.00/yr and will vary depending on factors such as your location, skills and experience. The compensation package may also include incentive compensation opportunities in the form of discretionary annual bonus or commissions, in addition to equity incentives. Yahoo provides industry-leading benefits including healthcare, 401K savings plan, company holidays, vacation, sick time, parental leave and an employee assistance program.

Currently work for Yahoo? Please apply on our internal career site.

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