Solution Manager (Product Owner)

Job description

OpenClassrooms makes education and career mobility accessible to everyone, everywhere. ūüĆé


We are the leading online education platform in Europe and Africa, offering fully accredited online diplomas based on the skills of the future and gathering each month a passionate community of 2 million students from around the world. OpenClassrooms is accelerating its business development and is looking for people passionate about making education accessible and helping employers manage their talents.


Welcome to the revolution of education! #BecomeFutureProof


We are looking for a Solution Manager (kind of Product Owner) to join our team in Paris. The team focuses on building our educational platform to make our students successful.  You will collaborate closely with Product Managers, Product Designers, Engineering, and QA teams. You will join a squad (or feature team) and work on the specific scope of our educational platform.

What will you do?

  • Define solutions with the PM and the team
  • Write specifications and define acceptance criteria
  • Manage the backlog, the task's creation and prioritization
  • Prepare and facilitate¬†the sprint
  • Manage the delivery

More about the way we think of a solution.

Job requirements

You might be a fit for this position if:


  • You understand the agile way
  • Iterate, increment and adapt¬†is, for you, the best way of working
  • You easily switch between macro and micro point of view
  • You love to learn, improve yourself, and give and receive feedback
  • Reliability and kindness are part of your mindset
  • You can communicate both orally and in writing in both French and English
  • 5+ years of experience¬†in the same role

Hiring process


After your application you will:

  • Get in touch with your future manager over the phone
  • Discuss your skills with the Tech and Product¬†Team in our office
  • Meet HR and team members from outside of the Tech Team (Student Success, Revenue, Marketing, etc.) to learn about our values and our company culture
  • Meet with our CTO to understand Tech vision: this is an opportunity for you to understand our upcoming challenges and to ask all the remaining questions you may have

You will also be asked to provide us with professional references.


What do we offer?

  • A work environment and a strong culture built on agility, openness, respect and high quality
  • A competitive salary
  • Health insurance (‚ÄúMutuelle‚ÄĚ) monthly fee entirely paid by OpenClassrooms and remote medical consultations for free
  • Access to professional development training sponsored by OpenClassrooms
  • Pass Navigo entirely paid by OpenClassrooms
  • Meal vouchers (Employer contribution at 60%, the max authorised by law)
  • Access to the gym for free (Gymlib paid by OpenClassrooms)
  • Unlimited days off, and after 1 year at OpenClassrooms, a 1.000‚ā¨ premium once a year for 15+ days off taken
  • ‚ÄúRemote First‚ÄĚ work policy
  • A company MacBook

Feel free to get the gist of who we are: https://openclassrooms.com/courses/how-do-we-work-at-openclassrooms

If you want to know more about the Tech team: https://medium.com/openclassrooms-product-design-and-engineering


More about us

We value diversity and welcome everyone who wants to join us and make education accessible. We are at an exciting moment and we deeply believe that various backgrounds and experiences will lead to a better product for our students.


OpenClassrooms is a French hyper-growth company eligible for the French Tech Visa program. Non-EU candidates may benefit from an accelerated procedure to apply for a "Talent Passport" residence permit. There is also a simplified accompanying family procedure available for immediate family members of the sponsored employee (spouse and dependent minor children).


More information: https://visa.lafrenchtech.com/4/french-tech-visa-for-employees