Confirmed Android Engineer - Publish Squad

Paris or Remote from France /
Engineering – Mobile /
/ Hybrid
About BlaBlaCar
BlaBlaCar is the world’s leading community-based travel network, connecting over 100 million members across 22 countries looking to carpool or travel by bus. By sharing rides and filling empty seats on the road, our community avoids 1.6 million tons of CO2 emissions every year (as if Paris was free of road traffic for a year!)
We are a global and diverse team of 700+ people with 45+ nationalities, and headquartered in Paris. We’re constantly looking for new ways to leverage technology to create a more affordable, convenient, flexible and sustainable way to travel. And we are always on the lookout for people who care about making a positive impact.

Your Mission

We are looking for an Android engineer to join us on the development of the BlaBlaCar Android app. You will work on technical challenges and product feature developments from early-stage  conception, to development, testing strategy, deployment in the Play Store and monitoring of new releases.

Joining the Publish Squad is an opportunity to be part of a multi stack team which today consists in 6 Frontend Engineers, 2 Backend Engineers, 1 Product Manager, 1 UX Designer and 1 Engineering Manager responsible for providing to our drivers the best-in-class experience for the management of their rides, bookings and travels with their passengers. Our team is composed of experienced people that have worked on Frontend and Backend platforms for several years.

Your responsibilities

    • Design, architect and develop features for the BlaBlaCar applications
    • Collaborate with non-technical stakeholders to help shape the features that lands in production
    • Be responsible for the quality of the application, and contribute to improving it
    • Improve the tooling and the CI/CD pipeline
    • Share your knowledge in the team: provide documentation on your work, enforce good practices and processes, communicate on changes
    • Conduct code reviews

Your qualifications

    • 3+ years experience building Android apps with a strong engineering culture
    • Experience with MVVM architecture and clean architecture 
    • Experience working on RESTful API, Dagger, Retrofit, Kotlin, Kotlin coroutines, unit and integration tests
    • Ability to find the good balance between fast iterations and quality of delivery
    • You have good communication skills, and you enjoy sharing & learning from others
    • You embrace change, are able to take a step back, and focus on added-value tasks
    • You have a results-driven and product-oriented mindset
    • Fluency in English

    • Nice to have:
    • A general knowledge of Backend frameworks like Spring or Spring Boot is a plus
    • Experience in building API contracts

    • 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 with over 45+ nationalities
    • ⚖️ A hybrid, flexible workplace with family-friendly policies
    • 💡 Learning opportunities via access to training, mentorship, internal development programs, or our weekly team-all BlaBlaTalks and Tech & Product Demos
    • 🤝 Team-building events like our weekly afterworks, breakfasts, our annual Coding Night or Impact Day
    • 🌱 A product and a workplace with a strong commitment to sustainability
    • 🧭 Shared BlaBlaPrinciples that are the foundation of our culture and everyday decisions

    • To know more, check out our 100 reasons to join BlaBlaCar!

We are dedicated to flexibility, growth and well-being at work

    • Full remote possible in the country of the role
    • 4 additional weeks parental leave
    • Financial support for home office equipment
    • Relocation package and visa support
    • Free unlimited carpooling & bus rides
    • Employee Stock Ownership plan
    • Minimum 25 days holiday per year
    • Local meal plan policies (Swile card in France)
    • 50% transportation paid in France (Forfait Mobilité Durable)
    • Mental health support through

Here is what your hiring journey will look like

    • a 45-min video-call with our Talent Acquisition Manager, Chloé Friess, to get to know you, understand your career expectations, and answer your questions
    • a 45-min video-call with your future manager, Cyril Cadoret, to get to know you and present you the team
    • a home assignment to evaluate your technical skills followed by a 90-min video-call with two Android Engineers
    • 30-min video-call with Víctor Méndez, VP Engineer, to assess your growth mindset
BlaBlaCar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.