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.
Within the BlaBlaCar Monetization team, you'll be building the heart of our payment platform dedicated to our international users. We are building a resilient ecosystem based on a service oriented architecture that aims at helping our different internal entities to manage their own offers.
As Senior 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.
Why join us?
The engineering team:
Two of the key company priorities for the next 12 months are:
The ongoing migration from a monolith architecture to a service-oriented architecture, from a PHP/Symfony stack towards a Java / JS- dominated one.
Exciting product evolutions, based on smart geo-matching & practical algorithms that give a personalized experience to each individual user.
The Monetization team:
Two of the main priorities for the next 6 months are:
Continue our migration to a fully Service Oriented Architecture
Implement & support the countries monetization of BlaBlaCar & our other business units (BlaBlaLines, etc.)
What you will directly contribute to
Improving our existing payment stack, composed of Java & PHP services
Optimizing the way the payment is used by our internal business units
Creating new services to contribute to our SOA migration
Launching new monetization models
Implementing new means of payment in different countries
Developing your skills around a sensitive element of the BlaBlaCar infrastructure
What you will need to be successful
5+ years of experience in engineering teams within tech companies
Fluencyin Object-Oriented language development (mainly usingJava & PHP programming language) & eager to constantly learn new things
Startup mindset where finding the good balance between fast iterations & quality delivery is key to the success of the project
Product-oriented spirit with the ambition to deliver the best experience to end-users
Hands-on, source of proposalsand collaborative attitude
Fluent in spoken & written English, proficiency French is a plus
Knowledge about payment systems 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 3 weeks. If your application & profile fit our requirements, we will invite you for a first call followed by 3/4 onsite interviews.
BlaBlaCar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity & are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.