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.
BlaBlaCar is launching a new business line that is set to fuel tremendous growth for the company. By joining the new BlaBlaCar Pro team, you will have the unique opportunity of joining a new vertical at BlaBlaCar & of helping us become the #1 destination for road transport. We are looking for someone who has the motivation to join a truly entrepreneurial adventure & the skills to turn BlaBlaCar Pro into a world-class technical platform & product!.
Within the BlaBlaCar Pro team, you'll be building the heart of our new technical platform dedicated to our bus transport partners. We are building a brand-new ecosystem based on a service oriented architecture that aims at helping bus transport professionals to manage their offers & quality of their service on our marketplace.
As Engineer, you will lead the design of our solutions, making sure they are robust & scalable. You'll contribute to the development of new features, you'll mentor younger engineers & bring technical expertise to our product & business experts.
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 new applications dedicated to bus partners;
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)
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
Fluency in Object-Oriented language development (JAVA is a plus) & 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, Rabbit MQ, is a plus.
Startup mindset where iterating fast & delivering with quality is key to the success of the project
Product-oriented spirit with the ambition to deliver the best experience to end-users
Hands-on, pragmatic & collaborative attitude
Fluent in spoken & written English, proficiency French is a plus
A fun & serious attitude
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:
A start-up spirit that fosters agility, teamwork & impact
Challenging career opportunities in a high-growth & fast-paced environment
An inspiring working environment including state-of-the-art office spaces
Free carpooling to live our value Be The Member”
Annual BlaBlaBreak which takes us all for an unforgettable weekend
Possibility to do a BlaBlaSwap once a year & go work from another BlaBlaOffice abroad
Bi-Weekly BlaBlaTalks when we learn from each other
Weekly Tech Demos
The choice between Mac or PC equipment
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 two weeks. If your application & profile fit our requirements, we will invite you for a phone interview, followed by two/three in-house interview sessions & a test.
BlaBlaCar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity & are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.