Associate Product Owner (Apprenticeship)

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About the team 👫
The Product Management team is composed of strategic thinkers and influencers who share one overarching goal: make innovation happen.
Equativ is a product-driven organization, and this team is the critical bridge between business, design and technical solutions: it gathers the needs of end-users, evaluates market trends and our competition, uses this information to identify which features bring the most value to our clients, transforms it into actionable roadmaps and drives developments with the engineering team.

In this team, the Product Managers (PMs) and Product Owners (POs) are responsible for delivering the best products: the ones that meet our clients’ needs, will drive our business growth, and are in line with the company’s strategic objectives. 

To achieve this ambitious goal, they carry on the following missions, in close collaboration with the Marketing, Design , Business and R&D teams: 

- Gathering the needs of end-users; 
- Identifying which features bring most value to our clients; 
- Building actionable roadmaps based on those findings; 
- Driving the development of the solutions with the engineering team; 
- Ensuring the adoption of the solutions by training the internal teams; 
- Analysing the impact of their projects, using data to measure the features’ usage and ROI; 
- Ensuring the quality and the continuous improvement of their products. 

Your missions 👇

    • Contribute to building the best interface for our two demand platforms, ensuring a seamless user experience and intuitive design.
    • Collaborate with the product management team to define the product vision, strategy, and roadmap
    • Work closely with cross-functional teams including R&D, design and marketing to prioritize and execute on the product roadmap, with a keen emphasis on UI/UX enhancements
    • Actively participate in agile ceremonies such as daily, sprint planning, refinement, sprint reviews, etc.
    • Conduct market research and competitive analysis to identify opportunities for product innovation and differentiation
    • Support the product launch process, including documentation, training, and communication to internal teams and external stakeholders
    • Monitor key performance indicators and metrics to assess product performance and identify areas for improvement.

What we offer 🌟

    • A challenging tech environment in a fast-growing company
    • Interesting projects where you'll get responsible by taking full ownership
    • A unique learning environment: Equativ is a mature and structured scale up with dedicated teams that are here to support you and help you grow
    • Multi-cultural teams all over the world and opportunities to meet great people.

💪 About you

    • You are studying Computer Science at Master degree level, or in a similar tech field of study 
    • You are looking for an apprenticeship or internship to validate your diploma
    • You’re willing to launch your career with a highly valuable first experience in Product Management
    • You’ve got strong analytical skills and methodology
    • You like to push ideas and projects end-to-end
    • You’ve got an appetite for technology and software development 
    • You’ve have great communication skills in verbal and written English 
    • You’re looking for the perfect environment to learn and meet great people

    • Bonus Skills :
    • Experience with Adtech platforms or technologies, such as DSPs, SSPs, DMPs, ad servers, etc.
    • Experience working in an agile development environment, familiarity with agile methodologies such as Scrum or Kanban.
👋 About us 
Equativ is the new single name for Smart Adserver, DynAdmic, LiquidM and Nowtilus — four proven innovators in advertising technology. The vertically integrated company provides brand and privacy-safe solutions that empower its clients to achieve maximum impact while respecting the rights of consumers. The union combines client expertise and engineering excellence to serve the interests of both the supply- side and demand-side with equal professionalism and technical sophistication.

Headquartered in Paris and New York, Equativ operates globally with a team of more than 550 people in 20 offices. Equativ offers the market its own independent ad server, SSP, buyer tools, and media services to fulfill the promise of advertising technology. Learn more at

The company is ranked on the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA and in the Financial Times’ FT 1000: Europe’s Fastest-Growing Companies.

Equativ (formerly Smart AdServer) has been awarded the HappyIndex@Work label and is proud to be among the best companies in the ChooseMyCompany ranking, recognized for its flexible working environment.

Come and lead the charge with us in building a transparent ecosystem based on quality!

Equativ is an equal opportunity employer. Equal access to employment, services, and programs are available to everyone, regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, or Veteran status. If you require reasonable accommodation throughout the application and/or interview process, please contact the recruitment team at