Software Architect Data

  • Paris, France
  • Full-time

Company Description

BlaBlaCar is the global leader in long-distance carpooling. We are an innovative and fast-growing company building a unique community of members to transform the way people travel!

For more information about us, please visit

Job Description

Why join us

You will join a growing team of 8 amazing people. Their mission is to deliver the best data to everyone in the company. Working hand in hand with all the tech and business teams involved in the value chain of Data.

The team has an ambitious roadmap ahead, building, scaling and running the second generation of the company's data platform. The tech stack include Spark, Hadoop, Vertica, ElasticSearch, Kafka, Nginx, Python, Java, SQL, ... to manage a wide range of data (numbers, texts in a lot of languages, but also pictures, geospatial, graphs, ...).

You will have direct impact on technical choices and will lead the developers to produce a platform that don’t wake you up at night.


What you will need to be successful

  • 2-3 years of working experience with Big Data Technologies (Hadoop/Spark, ...) and using Java, SQL and Python;

  • DevOps spirit and proven experience on running what you’ve built;

  • Implacable willingness to build massive, solid and reliable tools that scale;

  • Excellent problem-solving attitude: technical challenge is our daily routine;

  • Enjoy working as a team-player, eagerness to improve your skills on many software architecture, learn from the others and share your knowledge;

  • Fun team spirit that embraces the power that agility assigns to developers;

  • Fluent in English (French is a plus).

Additional Information

A few practical details about the role

  • ​​Start: as soon as you are ready!
  • Contract : Long-term contract
  • Salary: According to profile and experience
  • Location: Based in Paris, France

What we offer all of our employees

  • A start-up spirit that fosters agility, teamwork and impact
  • Challenging career opportunities in a high-growth and fast-paced environment 
  • The choice between the latest Mac or PC equipment 
  • An inspiring working environment including state-of-the-art office spaces
  • Free carpooling  to live our value “Think it. Build it. Use it.”
  • Weekly BlaBlaTalks when we learn from each other
  • Weekly Tech Demos 
  • And many more benefits - check them out on

What is next

If you are ready to join our exciting journey, please apply below: upload your resume in English (PDF format) and answer our questions. Please note that only complete applications will be reviewed by our hiring team and that all your information will be kept confidential.

You can expect us to review your application within the following 3 weeks. If your application and profile fit our requirements, we will invite you to our first phone interview and two on-site interviews.


Videos To Watch