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Software Developer Intern

Back Market

Back Market

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Software Engineering
Paris, France
Posted on Thursday, January 18, 2024
Back Market is the world’s leading refurbished electronics marketplace with a team of 650 people, powering operations in 21 countries (and counting!).

Named one of the World's Most Innovative Companies by Fast Company in 2019 and again in 2021, our mission is simple: empowering people to consume tech sustainably by offering folks a high quality, accessible, and more eco-friendly alternative to buying new electronics. Why? Refurbished tech helps lower our collective environmental impact . We have indeed contributed to avoid the production of more than 1,000,000 tons of CO2e worldwide since our launch in 2014.

Be part of an exciting and growing international adventure that will change the way the world consumes tech.

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic software developer intern (for a Master's degree end-of-study internship) who is committed to helping us make the world a better place. You will join our experienced software shipping team.

The team comprises eight people sharing the same passion for scale-ups, gathering various skills from development, monitoring, and implementing procedures and tools. The Software Engineers Interns will work closely with the backend services and monitoring tools. You will participate in the growth and success of BackMarket by ensuring the performance of Development teams through accurate monitoring and implementation of improvement actions.

The expected profiles are backend engineers with skills in coding (ideally Python) and familiar with using a Linux system and the command line.

Your mission (If You Accept It):

  • Within the shipping team, improve the monitoring of failures in label generation.
  • Implement procedures and tools to regenerate failing labels automatically, whereas in the current implementation, the labels are to be (for most of them) re-regenerated manually.

You’re at the right place if :

  • Mandatory! : Enrolled in your last year of Master’s degree in computer science
  • Knowledge of basic coding languages (C, C++, Java) and ideally Python.
  • Basic programming experience (github, personal or student projects).
  • Knowledge of databases and operating systems, Linux is a plus.
  • Ability to learn new software and technologies quickly, being curious about the coding environment you’ll evolve in.
  • Desire to work in a team.
  • Detail-oriented.
  • Ability to work in an international environment.
  • You are fluent in English - French is a plus.

About the internship :

  • Ideal starting date is March/April 2024
  • Duration : 5 to 6 months (until August/September 2024)
  • Full-time role (35h/week)
  • Location : Paris, France
  • Contract : You can have an internship agreement provided by your French current school.

What we offer :

  • The opportunity to work on real-world problems in a leading tech environment.
  • A collaborative team of experts to guide your professional growth.
  • A vibrant office culture in the heart of Paris.
  • A competitive salary regarding to the market

Recruitment process :

  • Video-call Interview with the Talent Acquisition Specialist (30min).
  • Video-call Technical fit interview : Live coding + open talk (45min) with the tutor.
  • Video-call Team fit interview with 2 engineers and members of the team (30min).


  • A meaningful job: through hard work, you will help avoid thousands of tons of electronic waste and fight against planned obsolescence. It counts!
  • An attractive salary, multiple benefits (meal tickets, health insurance, etc...), internal events, etc…
  • Be in an environment where you can make a difference: you will have the freedom to innovate and adopt new ideas!
  • A booming scale-up: our environment is rapidly growing in Europe, the USA and in Asia!
  • We embrace work life balance which includes flexible working hours and the opportunity to work from home.
  • A lot of fun: you will have the opportunity to work in a fast-paced, open-minded and friendly environment.

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

Back Market is helping to address one of the biggest challenges of our time: climate change. We take this so seriously that we were awarded status as a “Société à Mission”, or company with a social mission, by the French government. We know we can’t tackle a global problem without a globally representative team so we are committed to embedding diversity, equity and inclusion principles in every aspect of our organization. But more importantly, being One Loving & Free Spirited Tribe is in our DNA as it is one of the five foundational values of our company since we got started way back in 2014. We are committed to hiring and supporting diverse teams of people from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We know our lofty goals cannot be reached unless everyone has a seat at the table along with the resources and opportunity to grow.

This job is no longer accepting applications

See open jobs at Back Market.