Kubernetes (nice to have)
Docker (nice to have)
Git (nice to have)
MariaDB (nice to have)
BlaBlaCar is the world’s leading carpooling platform, created with one dream in mind : leveraging technology to fill the millions of empty seats on the road.
We offer long- and short-distance carpooling as well as a bus marketplace, with the mission to become the go-to marketplace for shared road mobility.
Today, our community counts over 100 million travelers in 22 countries, creating a smarter, friendlier and carbon-saving transport network.
Every year, our community saves 1.6 million tons of CO2e by sharing the road, equivalent to the CO2 emissions generated by Paris traffic in a year.
But it doesn’t stop here our team of 250+ engineers is developing innovative algorithms to further unlock the potential of shared travel and multiply its impact.
We’re looking for people to join our journey people who care, who are driven by impact and innovation, and who want to thrive in a fast-paced entrepreneurial environment.
We offer a flexible workplace where we count on each other to take initiative. So join the ride we can’t wait to see where it takes you.
We are looking for a junior back-end engineer to join one of our engineering teams.
We believe that well performing services are ones that are followed by the same people throughout its application lifecycle.
This means that you will be there from the early conception meetings, development and test strategy, to deployment in production, observability, and support.
We have 13 teams working on a variety of topics you could work on : payment, monetization, communication, inventory management, identity management, matching, tooling, .
for our 4 current products : long-distance carpooling, short-distance carpooling (BlaBlaCar Daily), buses and our Global Distribution System (GDS).
Participating in the design, development and maintenance of new Java services to contribute to our SOA migration
Participating in the whole application lifecycle, meaning : early meetings, design, development, test strategy, deployment to production, observability and support
Developing your skills around a sensitive element of the BlaBlaCar infrastructure
Interacting with people with different roles and backgrounds, and sharing your technical expertise with a mix of technical, product and business experts
Fluency in object oriented language development (preferably Java)
Knowledge of service oriented architecture and architectural patterns
Familiar with databases; especially relational ones like MariaDB
Hands-on experience with developer tools like Git, Docker, Kubernetes, and monitoring solutions (Datadog)
You have excellent communication skills, you’re humble, and you enjoy sharing & learning from others
You embrace change, are able to take a step back, prioritize, and focus on added-value tasks
You have a results-driven and product-oriented mindset
Fluency in English
Nice to have : knowledge of frameworks like Spring, Spring Boot, JUnit, and Mockito
If you don’t meet 100% of the qualifications outlined above, tell us why you’d still be a great fit for this role in your application!
What we have to offer :
An international environment : over 35 nationalities across 7 countries : France, Germany, Spain, Ukraine, Russia, Brazil, Poland.
Opportunities to learn : 360 onboarding weeks, weekly team-all BlaBlaTalks to learn about what other teams are up to, International Weeks to mingle with other offices, regular Q&A sessions with our leadership, honest discussions about our company KPIs, Fail, Learn, Succeed’ moments where we destigmatize and share moments of failure with others.
Innovation : Coding Nights to pitch ideas outside our roadmap and make development dreams come true, weekly Product & Tech Demos and blogs to share engineering stories, access to top conferences across Europe.
Impact : building a product that has a real impact on society and the environment, and sharing an office culture that prioritizes low-waste and eco-friendly practices.
People-first : wind down from work at our BlaBlaShows, BlaBlaBreak retreats, weekly breakfasts and afterworks (when the sanitary conditions permit it) or meme battles on Slack.
Shared company principles that guide us in our everyday decision-making and bring us closer to our goal. Find out more about our BlaBlaPrinciples .
Your future benefits
Tailor-made remote policy : from 2 days per week to full remote (to be discussed with the Talent Acquisition Manager during the first call).
A fair & competitive salary package
Employee Stock Ownership plan
Holidays : 10 days off in addition to the legal 25 days
Relocation package and visa sponsorship to welcome you wherever you are currently based
Parental policy (we are a signatory of the #ParentalAct)
Trainings & career development programs
Free carpooling & bus-rides wherever whenever
Here is what your hiring journey will look like
A 45-min video-call with one of our Talent Acquisition Managers to get to know you, understand your career expectations and answer your questions
A 90 lin live-coding with 1 or 2 software engineers to go deeper into your technical skills in problem solving, testing and micro level design with a real life case
A 60-min design review with 1 or 2 software engineers from the team
A 60-min video-call with the Engineering Manager
A 45-min video-call with our VP
Usually, our hiring process lasts on average 20-25 days and offers usually come within 48 hours after the final step in the process.
BlaBlaCar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.