BlaBlaCar · Jan 7th 2021
Why join us?
By joining our Foundations team, you will be working alongside talented individuals grouped in small agile teams. The Foundations Team is composed of 4 squads: Core Infrastructure, Database Reliability, Engineering Productivity and Site Reliability Engineering. Together they offer what we call the Software Factory, a portfolio of services helping BlaBlacar products to offer more services to its members reliably and fast.
The Core Infrastructure team (aka Core-Infra) is responsible for building and maintaining the infrastructure (Compute, Storage, Network) and core services such as Kubernetes and Istio. The team helps BlaBlacar engineering to be efficient and confident in the way they leverage the infrastructure resources. To be able to maintain our growing infrastructure, infrastructure-as-code and automation are at the core of everything we develop.
Our technical stack is composed of:
Infra: Google Cloud Platform, Docker, Kubernetes
Automation: Terraform, Helm
Monitoring: Prometheus, Grafana,
CI/CD: Git, Jenkins, Flux
Languages: Php, Java, Python, Golang
What you will directly contribute to:
Maintain the infrastructure stack up to date
Operations of CoreInfra services (Kubernetes, Istio…)
Study and develop new services with BlaBlaCar engineering to make the best use of the infrastructure.
What you will need to be successful?
Solid knowledge on system and network troubleshooting
2+ years of experience on Kubernetes
Hands-on experience with an automation framework
Fluent in English, French is a plus (other languages are appreciated).
Nice to have:
Experience with a service-mesh
Development skills in Golang
Good knowledge in Network (BGP / VPN…)
Additional Information A few practical details about the role:
Start: As soon as possible!
Location: Paris HQ or full-remote (from France)
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, Kyiv, Madrid, Milan, Moscow, Paris (HQ), São 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 and fast-paced environment
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 and bus rides to live our value “Be The Member”.
BlaBlaBreak which takes us all for an unforgettable weekend every 18 months
Possibility to work from another BlaBlaOffice abroad for a week once a year (BlaBlaSwap)