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?
The Foundations Team is responsible for designing, building & maintaining BlaBlaCar's core infrastructure in a fast-paced environment. The team's work ensures that our community of over 60 million members uses a fast & reliable platform.
We think ahead. We move fast. We like bleeding-edge technologies. Oh & by the way: everything we run here is in containers !
What you will directly contribute to:
Designing, building & improving parts of our infrastructure to address scaling needs & resiliency;
Developing tools & services to ease the work of developers;
Designing & building systems to automate away problems;
Responding to, investigating & fixing service issues.
What you will need to be successful?
Relevant experience working in a system and/or software engineering role;
Good knowledge of shell scripting & at least one systems oriented language (Go, python...);
Passion for shipping well engineered & well tested code;
Deep knowledge of Linux & TCP/IP networking fundamentals;
Experience with large scale production systems & web technologies;
Good knowledge of configuration management & monitoring systems;
Ability to learn quickly in a fast-moving international environment;
Ability to prioritize tasks & work independently;
Strong interpersonal & communication skills;
Fluent in English, French is a plus (other languages are appreciated).
And it would be nice (not required) if you had:
Knowledge of container & process isolation technologies;
Experience with large continuous integration/deployment systems;
Knowledge in network infrastructure;
Commits to open-source projects;
International work or study experience is a significant advantage.
A few practical details about the role:
Start: As soon as you are ready!
Contract: Long-term contract
Benefits: Competitive package combined with challenging career opportunities in a high-growth environment
What we offer all of our employees:
- A start-up spirit that fosters agility, teamwork & impact;
Challenging career opportunities in a high-growth & fast-paced environment;
The choice between the latest Mac or PC equipment;
An inspiring working environment including state-of-the-art office spaces;
Free carpooling to live our value Think it. Build it. Use it.;
Annual BlaBlaBreak which takes us all for an unforgettable weekend;
Weekly BlaBlaTalks when we learn from each other;
And many more benefits - check them out on BlaBlaCar.com/dreamjobs
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 two weeks. If your application & profile fit our requirements,we will invite you for a phone interview, followed by in-house interview sessions.