Security Engineer - SIEM Expert

  • Paris, France
  • Full-time

Company Description

BlaBlaCar is the world’s leading long-distance carpooling platform – a global, trusted community of 70 million drivers and passengers in 22 countries. The platform connects people looking to travel long distances with drivers heading the same way, so they can travel together and share the cost. With the recent integration of a coach network and a commuter carpooling service, BlaBlaCar aims to become the go-to for shared road mobility. Affordable, convenient and user-friendly, wherever there’s a road, there’s a BlaBlaCar.

Job Description

Why join us?

You want to do practical security work in a fast-growing company with real security challenges this job is for you. Join us if you want to work on a whole range of security topics from securing containers in the Cloud to securing our employees in a BeyondCorp like vision. If you thought that security at a Carpooling / Bus company was a dull topic we are going to prove you wrong.

What you will directly contribute to:

As a Blue Team Security Engineer within the BlaBlaCar security team, you will have the key mission to make BlaBlaCar move from a reactive to a proactive posture regarding security incidents. As a Blue Team security engineer, you will be mainly focusing on the following topics:

  • Setting up and configure the SIEM at BlaBlaCar

  • Monitoring the SIEM alerts and investigate potential security incidents

  • Ensuring that the security-relevant logs are collected

  • Participating in hardening the security of BlaBlaCar systems

As you will be our first Blue Team security engineer at BlaBlaCar, this job is a perfect opportunity to design and implement the SIEM you always dreamed about.


What you will need to be successful:

  • +3 years of prior experience as a Blue Team security engineer

  • Solid experience in setting up, operating and maintaining a SIEM 

  • Familiar with incident response

  • Global and broad knowledge regarding attackers methods, techniques, and tooling

  • Excellent communication skills: you are able to explain complex security subjects to non-technical people

  • Fluent English required

And it would be nice (not required) if you have:

  • Previously worked in an agile and continuous improvement culture

  • Experience in a fairly large web company

  • Experience in cloud environments

Additional Information

A few practical details about the role

  • Start: As soon as you are ready!

  • Location: Paris HQ

  • Contract: Permanent contract (CDI)

  • Compensation: Competitive package based on experience


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

  • An inspiring working environment including state-of-the-art office spaces

  • Free carpooling to live our value “Be The Member”

  • Annual BlaBlaBreak which takes us all for an unforgettable weekend

  • Bi-Weekly BlaBlaTalks when we learn from each other

  • Weekly Tech Demos

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 in English.

Kindly 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 fits our requirements, we will first invite you to an interview call followed by a case study and 2 onsite interviews.

BlaBlaCar is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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