Become a member of our Product Management team and you’ll not only gain valuable tech skills and experience, you’ll have the opportunity to make a substantial contribution to a Macy’s product or product line currently in development.
As a Product Management intern, your role will be to champion the needs of business teams in the design and development process, write user stories, understand and create solutions to unmet customer needs and proactively identify and help solve issues that arise during the project lifecycle.
Our Product Management Summer Internship is offered at our macys.com offices in San Francisco, CA. The program starts in June.
Professional development begins on day one of your internship with a combination of structured, hands-on, and classroom-style learning. During internship program, you will spend some time with a mentor assigned by your manager to assist in leadership best-practices and help you grow through continuous constructive feedback. You’ll spend time with your team shadowing and learning. You will attend classroom training to learn leadership and presentation skills from our Learning and Development team. You will also have the opportunity to attend the Executive Speaker Series where you will hear an executive or team present on the projects they are currently working on.
In this role, you will assist in writing user stories as part of an agile project framework that directly supports primary objectives of the project. You will work with others to champion the needs of the business teams and stakeholders throughout the development process, ensuring that what is delivered meets the original goals and objectives of the project. You will work to gather input from a variety of internal and external sources to define product concepts, respond to the needs of customers throughout the development process.
First things first, you will need a solid academic record, and a minimum cumulative 3.0 GPA is preferred in Marketing, MIS, Business, Computer Science, or similar majors.
We’ve also determined a few qualities that we seek in candidates. Intellectual curiosity, a positive attitude, and self-motivation are a great start. Beyond that, you should have a sincere passion for engaging with people—and the communication skills to match. We are also looking for leadership experience that includes professional business ethics, assertiveness, and an aptitude for helping others solve problems. Having a good understanding of Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint are key to success in this position. Having the knowledge of the Internet and product marketing, product/program management, and business development is strongly preferred. Being passionate about building great products and solving customer/business problems is a must. To round out your skillset, you should possess strong business acumen, with the ability to analyze data and be able to understand how to build customer focused designs.
The people are real. The places are real. The photos are real. Making this your perfect opportunity to go behind the scenes and get a genuine glimpse of Macy's Technology inner workings.