Company Description|Job Description
BlaBlaCar is the world's leading long-distance carpooling platform - a global, trusted community of 70 million drivers & passengers in 22 countries. The platform connects people looking to travel long distances with drivers heading the same way, so they can travel together & share the cost. With the recent integration of a coach network & a commuter carpooling service, BlaBlaCar aims to become the go-to for shared road mobility. Affordable, convenient & user-friendly, wherever there's a road, there's a BlaBlaCar.
Why join us?
In order to constantly improve its usage & service, BlaBlaCar has launched recently a new business line that is set to fuel tremendous growth for the company. By joining the BlaBlaCar Pro team, you will have the unique opportunity of joining a new vertical at BlaBlaCar & of helping us become the n.1 destination for road transport.
Within the Pro team, we are building the heart of our new technical platform dedicated to our bus transport partners. A brand-new ecosystem based on a service-oriented architecture that aims at helping worldwide bus companies to sell trips & manage their offers on our marketplace.
By joining our experimented & talented tech team, you'll contribute to the design & development of new services for bus professionals, making sure they are robust & scalable. You'll build new platform features & you'll manage the integration of new bus partners APIs. Thanks to your technical expertise & your communications skills you'll work closely with our product & business experts as well as tech teams our partners.
What you will directly contribute to:
Reporting to the Engineering Manager, in a team of 5 engineers (to date)
Building a robust & scalable backend that support BlaBlaCar websites & mobile apps, as well as connexions to external bus partners systems
Taking part in the design definition of the services & their APIs to ensure they are scalable, robust & easy to use
Interacting with multiple internal stakeholders (product managers, business analyst, data scientists, etc) & external bus partners tech teams
Deploying & operating your services to production & ensuring they are performing as expected through monitoring & instrumentation
What you will need to be successful:
3+ years of experience in engineering teams within tech companies
Strong proficiency in Java (Spring) & Object-Oriented development
Open & eager to constantly learn new technologies
A first experience in a Service Oriented Architecture ecosystem as well as other technologies such as PHP/Symfony2, MySql, ElasticSearch, Kafka, is a plus
Be humble, structured, organized, motivated by innovation & a relentless doer
Enjoy working as a team-player & learning from others
Product-oriented spirit with the ambition to deliver the best experience to end-users
Fluent in spoken & written English, proficiency French is a plus
A few practical details about the role
Start: As soon as you are ready!
Location: Paris HQ
Contract: Permanent contract (CDI)
Compensation: Competitive package based on experience
What we offer all of our employees
The opportunity to have a meaningful impact, building a CO2-saving global travel network enabling strong human connections too
A strongFun & Seriouscompany culture;
An international environment with a team counting 35 nationalities, serving a global member-base from 8 offices around the world (Berlin, Kiev, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Paris (HQ), So Paulo, Warsaw);
State-of-the-art office spaces, in a great location
And some other great perks!
Free carpooling to live our value Be The Member
Annual BlaBlaBreak which takes us all for an unforgettable weekend
Possibility to work from another BlaBlaOffice abroad for a week once a year (BlaBlaSwap)
Opportunity to attend Tech conferences in France & Europe.
What is next?
If you are ready to join our exciting journey, please apply below: upload your resume in English (PDF format) & answer our questions in English.
Kindly note that only complete applications will be reviewed by our hiring team & that all your information will be kept confidential.
You can expect us to review your application within the following 3 weeks. If your application & profile fit our requirements, we will invite you for an HR & technical phone interview, & a round of onsite interviews.
BlaBlaCar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity & are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.