Intern Product Owner

  • Contract Type: Internship
  • Location: Ile De France, France (75019)


BackMarket is the number one European (and soon global) marketplace specializing in the sale of fully refurbished tech devices.

Job Description

Back Market is the #1 marketplace for refurbished electronic devices in Europe and in the US, leading the way in a shift towards a circular economy, freeing the planet from electronic waste. We are proud to sabotage ‘new’ by connecting highly certified professionals to consumers who are looking for a more affordable, reliable and an ecological alternative to purchasing brand new products.  

Back Market is undergoing meteoric growth and has raised over 335M€ already! We have the objective of reaching 650 Back Makers (or Saboteurs) by the end of 2021! 

We are thrilled to have an inclusive, fulfilling and caring work environment in all our offices (Paris, Bordeaux, New-York, Prague and Berlin). This is an opportunity for you to join a talented, humble and passionate team at the heart of innovation. 

Be a part of the movement. Join the refurb revolution.

As a member of the Product team, you will be a key player in the development of Back Market activities at an international level. You will work closely with our engineering, marketing, design and user research teams, a group of passionate professionals committed to the promotion of refurbished and Back Market products.

You have a passion for delightful interfaces and aim to deliver great user experiences? You want to have a strong impact on key business metrics? You want to have a meaningful impact through your job? 

Here is your opportunity.

As part of the Perfect Journey Tribe (B2C), you will be an Intern Product Manager working with the Search & Recommendation squad, whose mission is to foster the discovery of our wonderful products through the search bar and the product recommendations (you can read this article to discover our organization and our different teams 😎).


  • You will be supporting the Product Manager in defining the experience of our customers navigating with the search bar and the product recommendations. You’ll be taking part in the product cycle: Problem identification, user research, ideation, design, development, and launch. To do so, you will work with all product counterparts (designer, researchers, web analysts etc.) and different departments such as Marketing to ensure that your product fits perfectly into the Back Market experience and brings value to users. 
  • Together with the Product Manager, you’ll define your team's product roadmap based on data and user research. Your analytical skills allow you to methodically approach a problem and state your assumptions. You have an understanding of a good user experience and design and you can easily collaborate with the designers. Thanks to your business understanding and your product mindset, you’ll evaluate different evolution requests and continuously benchmark solutions.  
  • You will take part in the agile organisation of the team to build and ship impactful features. Your organisation and fast learning skills will help you get a full understanding of the product. You will write detailed specifications and user stories, animate agile rituals like sprint standups and refinement, as well as perform quality assurance (QA). Thanks to your ownership and communication skills, you are able to oversee the implementation of a feature with the engineers while ensuring a smooth workflow and collaborative team spirit.

  • You’ve had previous experience in product management, entrepreneurship or startups. Bonus points if you already have experience in marketplace’s mechanics
  • You are aware of the Agile and Lean concepts
  • You are curious about technical topics
  • You have basic analytical skills
  • You have a passion for the Product. By having the user at the center of all your thoughts, you aim for innovation to maximize your product impact
  • You have effective and precise communication skills
  • You are rigorous, humble, curious and proactive
  • Team spirit is essential for you
  • English is a no brainer, we are an international team.
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    Back Market can offer you the opportunity to gain invaluable experience in a scale up environment where everyday you can make a difference. 

    With endless learning and growth opportunities, at the end of your internship you will be autonomous and ready to launch your career. 

    We pride ourselves on having a supportive and open environment to help nurture and develop the skills needed for personal growth. 

    Be prepared to have a lot of fun, we are an international, fast paced, open minded and friendly environment. 

    Back Market is an Equal Opportunity Employer for any minority, disability, gender identity or sexual orientation.

    Additional Information

    • Contract Type: Internship
    • Location: Ile De France, France (75019)