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Berlin

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FinTech

Foundation Date

2012

Sumup

Berlin

Story

SumUp is the leading mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) company in Europe. Our company vision is to become the first ever global card acceptance brand. Today tens of thousands of merchants accept card payments with SumUp in 15 countries including Germany, Brazil and the United States. The SumUp card terminal in combination with our App allows small merchants to accept credit and debit cards, using their smartphones or tablets, in a simple, secure and cost-effective way. SumUp's mobile card acceptance solution is built on proprietary end-to-end EMV payment technology, terminal hardware, and mobile applications. Read more

Our Mission

SumUp. A better way to get paid.

Company growth

Job Opportunities



Vacancy opened 05-12-2018
Location: São Paulo

Job purpose :

Know more about SumUp

At SumUp, we are driven to empower small businesses across the globe by de-hassling their lives and helping them to succeed. Our vision as a global FinTech company is to build the first-ever global card acceptance brand, and we are well on our way as small businesses in over 31 countries around the world rely on SumUp to get paid. To get there, we are putting together an awesome team that is committed to one another and to our merchants.

Our boldness, startup mindset, empathy and love for product foster a creative environment for our employees. We value an entrepreneurial spirit and seek to build lasting relationships among our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can help small businesses grow.


Your impact at SumUp

As part of our vision to become a truly global IT organisation, we have started to build out local, autonomous, cross-functional squads that can take an aspect of our product and perfect it from concept to execution with full autonomously. As a Senior Software Engineer, you will be a part of one of our new squads in Brazil, which means that you will have the freedom to experiment with new things and apply your ideas in our products.


Your role and responsibilities

  • Be a technical leader within your team.
  • Participate in API design and implementation for both internal APIs and those exposed to our third-party integrators.
  • Provide thoughtful and comprehensive documentation and testing for your features before shipping them.
  • Design, implement, and iteratively improve new services and systems.
  • Collaborate with other Software, QA and DevOps engineers to ensure smooth deployment, continual operation and support for quality software.
  • Coach and mentor other engineers to increase their abilities and productivity.
  • Actively provide code review feedback to other software engineers, considering both style and implementation.
  • Interact daily with our different areas bringing technical perspective for each new feature, but also taking account the business value added on it.
  • Requirements

  • Experience with Agile Methodologies (Scrum or Kanban)
  • B.S. or M.S. Degree in Computer Science or a related field, or equivalent fundamentals;
  • 5+ years of experience in a Software Engineering Role;
  • Experience with one or more of the following languages: Ruby, Javascript, Erlang/ Elixir, Java/Scala, GoLang, Python;
  • Fluent in Git;
  • Experience with SQL (PostgreSQL);
  • Solid OOP and Functional Programming skills;
  • Solid debugging, optimisation and problem-solving skills;
  • Self-motivated, proactive and engaged attitude towards projects;
  • A strong candidate will also have:

  • Good working knowledge of message brokers - RabbitMQ, Kafka;
  • Frontend skills as sometimes it might be handy in new squads;
  • Experience working in an international, distributed team;
  • Benefits

  • Semi-annual off-sites, where the tech teams from Berlin, Sofia, and São Paulo gather together. In the past we've gone to Bulgaria and Greece and a castle in the German countryside.
  • Nice and flexible working times
  • Empowerment to do great things and the opportunity to leave your mark in a high-growth organization
  • We have a close, welcoming and international community. Our team comes from 50 different countries creating a fun, international environment. We get together regularly for brunches, cocktail nights, football, office parties, English classes, and more :)

  • SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by Company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

    Vacancy opened 05-12-2018
    Location: Sofia

    Job purpose :

    We are the leading mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) company in Europe. We started out 6 years ago and built our payment service from scratch to shake up the industry and wake up the entrepreneur within anyone. We created a unique device that allows small merchants to accept card payments anywhere. Our vision as a global FinTech company is to build the first-ever global card acceptance brand, and we are well on our way as small businesses in over 31 countries around the world rely on SumUp to get paid.

    We are looking for strong candidates that have interest in helping us get there and building great products along the way. If you feel like one of these people, our office in Sofia is hiring for the position of a (Senior) Backend Engineer - eCommerce.

    In this role, you will have the chance to be a part of a new business venture building the eCommerce business of SumUp from the ground up, allowing you to be the owner of your work, take decisions and immediately put them into practice. You will join a small cross-functional team which will provide you with the opportunity to be leading the design, implementation and release of new delightful features across various platforms and establishing the existing leading global card acceptance role of SumUp further into the “card not present” space. We are developing and expanding modern APIs and services to offer seamless customer experience to our partners and merchants by launching new payment methods, stepping into new markets and extending product capabilities.

    In this role you will work on:

  • Build new consumer facing APIs or iterate over on existing APIs
  • Launch new payment methods to support global product offering
  • Integrate new payment acquirers, payment system providers and facilitators
  • Build new tools for use from our business and operations teams
  • Requirements

    You will be a great fit if you have the following qualifications:

  • Experience with Ruby, Node.js, Elixir
  • Experience developing RESTful APIs
  • Experience with RDBMS and Postgres in particular
  • Solid debugging, optimization and problem solving skills
  • Ability to iterate and ship ideas quickly
  • Data-driven approach when making decisions
  • Ability to write clear code that your teammates can understand and build upon
  • Ability to work across teams with both technical and non-technical stakeholders
  • Self-motivated, proactive and engaged attitude towards projects
  • Benefits

  • Be part of one of world’s most exciting startups, on a mission to take over the world.
  • Competitive compensation and education budget.
  • Three days of extra vacation +1 day added every year
  • Additional Health Insurance
  • Participate in our weekly developer events, like Lunch & Learn and Hack Fridays.
  • We get together regularly for brunches, cocktail nights, football, yoga, massages and office parties.
  • At least one off-site every year, where the tech teams from Berlin, Sofia, and São Paulo gather to hack together. In the past we've gone to Germany, Bulgaria and Greece.

  • SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by Company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

    Vacancy opened 05-12-2018
    Location: Sofia

    Job purpose :

    At SumUp, we are driven to empower small businesses across the globe by de-hassling their lives and helping them to succeed. Our vision as a global FinTech company is to build the first-ever global card acceptance brand, and we are well on our way as small businesses in over 31 countries around the world rely on SumUp to get paid. To get there we are putting together an awesome team that is committed to one another and to our merchants. You could be our missing link! Help us bring card acceptance to the masses!

    Our boldness, startup mindset, empathy and love for product foster a creative environment for our employees. We value an entrepreneurial spirit and seek to build lasting relationships among our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can help small businesses grow.

    Currently our SumUp office in Sofia is looking for a Technical Writer.

    What you’ll be doing in this position

  • Manage the production and publishing of various documentation sets
  • Collaborate with Engineers and Product owners to understand new and existing features and functions
  • Identify user needs and use cases to focus priorities
  • Write and edit various technical documents, white papers, presentations and other content for a variety of internal and external audiences
  • Requirements

    Minimum qualifications:

  • Excellent English writing and communicating skills
  • Understand and communicate complex information in a clear, understandable and concise manner
  • 5 years of experience writing software documentation in a web production environment
  • Writing and editing experience
  • Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience working closely with engineering and product teams as part of the software development process
  • Experience in project and process management of a documentation set
  • Experience in CMS (content management systems) and/or HAT (help authoring tools)
  • Proven track record of problem solving
  • Benefits

  • Be part of one of world’s most exciting startups, on a mission to take over the world.
  • Competitive compensation and education budget.
  • Three days of extra vacation +1 day added every year
  • Additional Health Insurance
  • Participate in our weekly developer events, like Lunch & Learn and Hack Fridays.
  • We get together regularly for brunches, cocktail nights, football, yoga, massages and office parties.
  • At least one off-site every year, where the tech teams from Berlin, Sofia, and São Paulo gather to hack together. In the past we've gone to Germany, Bulgaria and Greece.
  • Vacancy opened 05-12-2018
    Location: Berlin

    Job purpose :

    At SumUp, we are driven to empower small businesses across the globe by de-hassling their lives and helping them to succeed. Our vision as a global FinTech company is to build the first-ever global card acceptance brand, and we are well on our way as small businesses in over 31 countries around the world rely on SumUp to get paid. To get there, we are putting together an awesome team that is committed to one another and to our merchants. You could be our missing link! Help us bring card acceptance to the masses!

    Our boldness, startup mindset, empathy and love for product foster a creative environment for our employees. We value an entrepreneurial spirit and seek to build lasting relationships among our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can help small businesses grow.


    At New Ventures, we look at disruptive new technologies and business models which will add incremental value to SumUp's customers and open up entirely new customer segments. We identify new opportunities, evaluate them based on their potential future impact and set them up for success independently of SumUp's core business. Our purpose is to contribute back to SumUp's family of products and services in the future.

    As an International Expansion Analyst, you will be one of the early members of an international team that aims at expanding SumUp´s geographical frontiers! You will effectively carry out strategic and operational activities needed to evaluate, select, enter and succeed in new countries in Latin America, Asia and Africa.new markets globally.

    What you’ll be doing in this position

    - You will support the New Ventures Manager (Expansion) in various activities to launch SumUp in new countries

    - You will understand the payment industry and how a payment company works in literally every aspect – from strategy to day to day operations

    - You will produce action-oriented reports, on topics such as market entry economics, competitive analyses, consumer behavior and recent market developments

    - You will help identifying red flags in the markets early on and work together to remove road blocks

    - You will support the selection process for the new countries´ core teams, including the CEO and other C-level team members

    - You will interact with local stakeholders in the target countries, such as banks, acquirers, sales partners, future merchants and others, to ensure complete alignment and a solid business case

    - You will coordinate internal stakeholders in the implementation, and get involved in areas from logistics to technology, from regulation to marketing, in order to build the new operations from the ground up

    Requirements

    Your Profile

    - Business, Economics or Engineering degree
    - 1-3 years of total work experience
    - Meaningful international experience
    - Independent, entrepreneurial and hands-on personality
    - Jack-of-all-trades mindset, ready to jump in on any challenge that might arise
    - Drive and ambition, and desire to learn about the payments industry
    - Fluency in English & Spanish - you'll be part of a truly global company!

    Benefits

    Why SumUp?

    - Flat hierarchies and the opportunity to have an impact, irrespective of your job description

    - Convenient location in the heart of Alexanderplatz

    - Our office has a strong sense of community; we get together regularly for breakfasts, brunches, soccer, German and yoga lessons

    - Our team comes from 40 different countries building a fun, international environment


    SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by Company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.



    Vacancy opened 27-10-2018
    Location: Berlin

    Job purpose :

    At SumUp, we are driven to empower small businesses across the globe by de-hassling their lives and helping them to succeed. Our vision as a global FinTech company is to build the first-ever global card acceptance brand, and we are well on our way as small businesses in over 31 countries around the world rely on SumUp to get paid. To get there, we are putting together an awesome team that is committed to one another and to our merchants. You could be our missing link! Help us bring card acceptance to the masses!

    Our boldness, startup mindset, empathy and love for product foster a creative environment for our employees. We value an entrepreneurial spirit and seek to build lasting relationships among our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can help small businesses grow.

    We are currently looking for a Senior Data Engineer, who would help us to build a scalable data platform for analytics and data science applications, and bring new knowledge and experience to the team.

    A day in the life of a Data Engineer at SumUp

    A normal day in a data engineer’s life at Sumup is full of challenging and exciting tasks. Let it start with a warm cup of coffee, be social with colleagues before digging in, or check emails and notifications for the status of ETL jobs and data flows. Solving complex data problems is by nature at the heart of our job. Facing compound business logic when adjusting a measure in an OLAP cube? Search confluence pages or just talk to analysts/operations to solve the puzzle fast. How to improve query performance? How can we synchronize databases in real-time? Strong DevOps skills are always handy, allow you to move fast, and if you get stuck, at Sumup there are always strong sysadmins around the globe willing to give you a hand. You, like the rest of the team, can have a huge impact on the whole company. Adding new data to analytical models or the data platform, optimizing data flows to our CRM system just by 1 minute, – so that we can reach our merchants immediately after her single transaction fails and provide help. Be part of the leading payment provider which offers experience like no other on the market.

    To support and grow our merchant base, we also participate in data science and innovation projects, our latest effort here is natural language processing used to classify user generated messages in order to reduce the workload of our support agents. It is the world of data, we have plenty of it and we want to tap into it more and more! What distributed database to use for BI, what infrastructure is powerful and efficient for development and data science – you will have your voice here.

    When you work as a data engineer at SumUp, you are relevant. The decisions you take have direct effect on business. The flat organizational structure, collaboration in autonomous squads empower and enable experts for great achievements and personal development. We don’t embrace micro-management, but trust our experts to make their own decisions. Learning, experimentation, trial and errors are encouraged and part of everyday life.


    Requirements

    We do a lot on AWS, using Docker, Kubernetes, Postgres and Redshift. If you can build robust data pipelines with Python, have deep expertise with relational databases such as Postgres, experience in the development of distributed analytical platforms, are responsible and communicative, or if you are simply the smart creative type that wants to become all that and believe you have all it takes - then we will be happy to invite you to explore SumUp :-)

    Benefits

    Oh, and of course there are the perks like German classes, hackathons, Urban Sports Club membership, yoga lessons, company pension plan, relocation & bureaucracy assistance services, vibrant office space in the heart of Berlin and wide variety of company events.

    SumUp is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer that proudly pursues and hires a diverse workforce. SumUp does not make hiring or employment decisions on the basis of race, color, religion or religious belief, ethnic or national origin, nationality, sex, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, age or any other basis protected by applicable laws or prohibited by Company policy. SumUp also strives for a healthy and safe workplace and strictly prohibits harassment of any kind.

    Latest news

    SumUp Raises Funding

    European mobile point-of-sale company SumUp raised an undisclosed amount of funding. The investor was Venture Incubator AG, a Swiss venture capital firm founded by McKinsey & Company and Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich (ETHZ) and backed by ABB, Bühler, Credit Suisse, Hilti, Nestlé, Novartis, Schindler, SUVA, Sulzer and ZKB. The company, which has

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    SumUp Raises Double-Digit Million Dollar Series C Funding

    SumUp, a London, UK-based Mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) company, raised a double-digit million dollar Series C funding. The round was led by fintech venture capital firm Life.SREDA with the participation from existing investors Groupon, BBVA Ventures and other venture capital backers. The company will use the new funds to further build out its payment solution and

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    SumUp Receives Investment from BBVA Ventures

    SumUp, a Berlin, Germany-based mobile point-of-sale (mPOS) company, has just expanded its Series B funding round with an investment from BBVA Ventures. The amount of the funding was not disclosed. The company intends to use the proceeds from the investment to prepare for expansion into South America, and to further build out its end-to-end payment

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