Product Manager - Backend (m/f/d)

  • Full-time

Job Description

We are currently looking for a skilled & passionate Product Manager - Backend (m/f/d) to become part of one of our Tech Teams at ABOUT YOU!

Our Tech Department is the heart of ABOUT YOU, driven by the passion to develop the best infrastructure & applications. As our Product Manager - Backend (m/f/d), you will independently manage one or more circles and projects together with a Lead Developer. You will lead your team, be mainly responsible for its output and act as a role model regarding motivation, drive and focus.


Does it sound interesting to you? If so, here are more challenges the team will be working on in the next months:

  • Building & maintaining a scalable new solution for our Retail and Cloud businesses
  • Working in a multi-application & multi-tenant environment with multiple stakeholders, each deeply involved in different facets of our product
  • Steering our products in a direction that allows them to be more flexible, open and easy to integrate to support our Cloud Customers.


What you will do 

  • Manage independently at least one circle or project and mainly take responsibility for your team’s output
  • Build on your technical know-how to support the integration process of service providers and consumers from specification and API definition to QA and release
  • Take hands-on responsibility by supporting your Product Lead and Tech Lead in regards to project management tasks
  • Management of and communication with all relevant stakeholders
  • Triaging operative issues, identifying technical dependencies and evaluating business impact
  • Act as a role model for your team, keep spirits high and bring drive into your project topic
  • Work in an international environment with flat hierarchies and short decision-making processes


Who you are

  • Deep understanding of technology and eCommerce, business processes and functional dependencies 
  • At least 3 years of experience in IT product management or IT project management, ideally with direct product ownership
  • You have excellent communication skills and can easily put yourself in someone else’s perspective
  • You are analytical, data-driven and focus on efficiency and solutions
  • Practical and recent experience working with API Design and databases
  • You have a proactive attitude, want to take responsibility for your decisions and go the extra mile when needed
  • You are comfortable working in an international working environment


Nice to have

  • Experience with SaaS solutions 
  • Practical programming experiences 
  • Experience with MySQL & REST API



  • 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
  • Subsidized 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
  • Help in relocation and VISA process


We take responsibility for creating an inclusive and exceptional environment where all genders, nationalities and ethnicities feel welcomed and accepted exactly as they are. We believe that a diverse workforce essentially contributes to the ABOUT YOU culture. In order to maintain talent and diversity, we emphasize the care for physical health, mental health and overall well-being. Our values and work ethics essentially contribute to our brand mission: empower acceptance and shape an inclusive, fair and circular fashion culture.

We are looking forward to receiving your application – preferably via our online application portal! Thus we can ensure a faster process and for you it is very easy to upload your application documents. :-)

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