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.
What you will directly contribute to:
Drive & give tempo to critical projects while ensuring the team continue working in an autonomous & agile way
Work with the different engineering managers to organise the overall delivery of cross functional software projects
Work with the teams to figure ways to remove organisational & technical blockers allowing the project to go forward smoothly
Advocate for process improvements & better software Program Management methods for the organization
What we are looking for:
A history of managing multiple, concurrent software projects involving cross functional groups. Must understand the software development lifecycle.
Must excel at decision-making, consensus building & conflict management. Must be able to juggle multiple, competing priorities while ensuring details are not lost. Must be able to communicate & act upon risks appropriately. Must possess strong analytical & communication skills.
Strong technical acumen is required, with basic knowledge of key technologies & tools such as Java, Google Cloud Platform. Experience working on product driven environment is a plus. This knowledge doesn't need to be completely hands-on, but at a level of understanding required to drive development tasks & identify & resolve issues in development projects as they arise.
Prior experience as a software developer and/or engineering manager is a plus.
A few practical details about the role
- Start: As soon as you are ready!
- Location: Paris
- Contract: Long-term contract
- 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
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 2 weeks. If your application fits our requirements, we will invite you for several face-to-face interviews with the team.
BlaBlaCar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity & are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.