24 січня 2022

Senior Engineering Manager (Pro Marketplace Solution Architect) (вакансія неактивна)


About BlaBlaCar

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.

Your mission

As Sr Engineering Manager Ukraine, you will own the architecture, tech roadmap, and tech stack of Global Pro Marketplace product portfolio, which basically is a set of interconnected products, used globally for aggregating, managing, and selling transport inventory from different sources by millions of users. You will have several engineering managers reporting to you, looking at yourself as an example and domain expert. They are working in pairs with product managers, developing the solutions via several of their teams.

Your responsibilities:

  • Analyze current technologies used within the Pro Marketplace product portfolio, determine ways to grow scalable and flexible products;
  • Lead the integration with Blablacar Foundations;
  • Define clear goals for all aspects of Pro Marketplace products, and steer their proper design and execution;
  • Work closely with team management to successfully monitor the progress of all technical initiatives;
  • Guide the architecture of global distribution system for ground transportation

Your qualifications:

  • Commercial experience in solution architecture design (more than 2 years): develop long-lasting relationships; leading and supporting medium to large size solution delivery projects; analysis of business, product, and technology requirements.
  • Excellent business, and communication skills.
  • Experience in managing engineering managers, team leaders.
  • Management of engineering budgets, experience working with outsourcing vendors.
  • Fluent Professional English.
  • Relevant experience in software development with Java (more than 5 years).
  • Experience with guiding software development, testing, deployment, and project management.
  • Excellent knowledge in Computer Science, Computing Theory: Paradigm & Principles; Database theory; Code testing practices; Algorithms; Architectural & Enterprise Patterns; Design patterns; Deployment patterns; Security patterns, computer security, and networking vulnerability.
  • Understanding of network interactions and protocols, conventions.
  • Understanding of containerization and orchestration.
  • Practical experience with: Highload systems (e.g. E-Commerce platforms); Cloud technologies (GCP and AWS); Microservices and Serverless architecture; RDBMS / NoSQL / Key-value storages; Messaging systems; Version control systems (GIT); CI/CD tools (e.g. Gitlab Pipeline, Jenkins, etc.).

Nice to have:

  • Certifications on: Architecture framework (SEI, TOGAF, etc.); Cloud providers (AWS, GCP); Delivery processes (SAFe, Agile, etc).
  • Experience with: Release Management tools & Configuration Management tools and Infrastructure as code tools.

Your future benefits:

  • Top of the market employment terms and conditions incl. meals and transportation allowance
  • 100% coverage for health care insurance
  • 50% coverage for spouse & children health care insurance
  • 100% salary reimbursement for maternity leave
  • 100% salary reimbursement for 1-month paternity leave
  • The choice between the latest Mac or PC equipment
  • Possibility to work full remote anywhere in Ukraine (even after the Covid crisis)
  • Learning opportunities through trainings, Free English courses, Conferences

What do we have to offer?

  • 🌎 An international environment: over 35 nationalities across 7 countries: France, Germany, Spain, Ukraine, Russia, Brasil, 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.

Interested in joining the ride?

Here’s what your hiring journey will look like:

  • 60-min video call with one of our Talent Acquisition Managers to get to know you, understand your career expectations, and answer your questions;
  • 60-min video call with the Hiring Manager — Igor Ivashchenko VP of Engineering Pro Marketplace
  • 60-min video call with the one of VPs — Sébastien Labat or Nicolas Salvy or Gilles Laborderie.
  • 60-min video call with the Ukrainian Engineering Managers team.
  • 45-min video call with the CTO of BlaBlaCar — Olivier Bonnet.

Usually, our hiring process lasts on average 25-30 days.