BlaBlaCar's vision is to bring fairness, freedom & fraternity to the world of travel.
BlaBlaCar was created in 2006 with one dream in mind: fill the millions of empty seats on the road to create an efficient, affordable & friendly way to travel. Today, our global, trusted community counts 75 million members in 22 countries, enabling a smarter, large scale & truly sustainable transport network.
Born from a simple idea of people sharing their rides, BlaBlaCar's ambition is to become the go-to marketplace for shared road mobility. We offer long distance carpooling service, a commuting carpooling service, & since 2018 a marketplace bus service too. A filled bus emits one third of the emissions per passenger kilometer as an average car. So we want to fill those seats too!
In 2018, 84 million travellers used BlaBlaCar globally saving 1.6 million tons of CO2. Meanwhile we enabled human connections, bringing people closer together in more ways than one with 87% of members say that carpooling is an enriching experience.
BlaBlaCar offers a truly & unique international environment with a team counting 35 nationalities, serving a global member-base from 8 offices in Berlin, Kiev, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Paris (HQ), So Paulo, Warsaw. English is the official spoken language across BlaBlaCar. We are privately-held & founder-led. Our team of 500 employees is entrepreneurial, passionate, & fundamentally mission-driven.
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.
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 strong Fun & Serious company 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;
A start-up spirit grounded in agility & teamwork;
Challenging career opportunities in a high-growth & fast-paced environment;
Bi-Weekly team-all BlaBlaTalks to learn from each other;
Weekly Tech Demos, so that we're all up to date with where our product stands;
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 a phone interview, followed by in-house interview sessions.
BlaBlaCar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity & are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.