ABOUT YOU, is one of the fastest growing eCommerce companies in Europe with its headquarter in Hamburg. As a fashion and technology corporation, along with our strong team, our ambition is to make online shopping experiences more inspiring and more personal.
You just finished your studies as a graduate and are looking for the perfect start for your tech career? You want to be a driving force in one of the fastest growing E-Commerce tech unicorns companies in Europe? You are hands-on and want to take responsibility for tech projects and a massively used product? You want to join a motivated team in an agile and fast environment? You are open for new ideas, other opinions and eager to learn?
Are you ready to become a highly skilled project and product manager? Then you’re the perfect match for our IT Project- and Product Management trainee program!
ABOUT the program
Gain your project and product management experience at ABOUT YOU and discover what it means to be part of the driving force in a unicorn start-up.
Throughout the 2 year traineeship you will experience working on a variety of IT projects and join 4 different tech teams at ABOUT YOU. This will result in a state of the art foundation of your tech career as you will undergo a specific training program including hands-on experience in Project and Product Management.
Through close cooperation with tech teams such as our Tech Project Management Team, Shop Application Teams, Business Intelligence Team and ABOUT YOU CLOUD Teams, you will quickly build up a large network in the (tech) world of ABOUT YOU and get a 360° insight into Hamburg’s first unicorn.
This will provide the foundation for you to potentially become a project manager or product manager at ABOUT YOU.
ABOUT YOU is one of the fastest growing eCommerce companies in Europe and Hamburg’s first unicorn company that has launched in 15 different countries. As a fashion and technology corporation, along with our strong international team, our ambition is to digitalise the classic shopping stroll by creating a personalised shopping experience. Besides being a B2C company we also launched our B2B branch as a SaaS company providing our eCommerce infrastructure to other eCommerce players - the ABOUT YOU CLOUD.
Interesting facts about us :
>75,000 orders per day resulting in 2,5 Billion Euro yearly transaction volume
Online Shops in 15 countries developed with 250 Techies from 30 different nationalities based on state of the art technology
15 million active customers per month
> 8 million app installations
Learn the key elements of project management processes from scratch e.g. project scoping, steering, risk management and milestone management
Gain knowledge how to build successful minimal viable products e.g. client facing frontends, designing UI/UX, A/B testing and data flows in backend systems
Work closely with other experienced product managers to learn about e.g. software planning, development processes, quality assurance practices, release management and the software tooling needed to build and maintain a cloud e-commerce platform
Understand the main product e-commerce KPIs, main product revenue drivers and customer funnels
Join as well our Tech Project Management team and help with structuring and optimising processes for the ABOUT YOU tech teams to establish suitable, fast, lean and agile processes
Gain experience in state of the art software tooling e.g. cloud infrastructure, web tracking, project management, development and data management
Work in an agile and international teams
Top graduate in Business Informatics or similar degree program
Minimum 6 months of relevant hands-on experience as an intern/working student in project, product management or business related jobs
Very good analytical skills with a hands on mentality and creative way of thinking
Solution-oriented with direct and clear communication skills
Open for new ideas, other opinions and eager to learn
Organised and structured way of working
Basic knowledge in agile methodologies would be a plus
Proficiency in MS Office (especially Excel)
Fluent English skills (spoken & written) and German is a plus
Get career coaching from our Director of Tech Project Management
Grow together with one of the fastest growing eCommerce companies in Europe
Flexible working times
40% discount on our online shop
Fresh fruits + drinks everywhere
Language courses (German & English)
Free sports courses & reduced price for gym membership
Subsidised public transportation ticket
Free choice of hardware and operating system (Mac, Windows, Linux) also for private usage
State-of-the-art tech stack running on AWS
Modern office in the city center of Hamburg
International working environment and English as company language
Company flats (subject to availability)
Agile work environment (MOVE) and cross-functional teams
Free access to Germany’s greatest developer conference code.talks
Company pension scheme
Free Laracasts and Egghead account
We are looking forward to receiving your application – preferably via our online application portal! This way we can ensure a faster process and feasibility of easily uploading your application documents. :)