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Payment Security Specialist

Berlin · Legal & Compliance

We believe in the everyday hero. Those who have the courage to follow their passion and who have the strength and determination to realise their dreams.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we're creating powerful, easy-to-use financial solutions to help them run their businesses. With a founder’s mentality and a 'team-first’ attitude, our diverse teams across Europe, South America and the United States work together to ensure that small business owners can be successful doing what they love. 

We’re looking for a detail-oriented, self-motivated and organised Payment Security Specialist. As part of the global Information Security team, you’ll focus on payment security and compliance and will play a key role in advancing our security at SumUp.You’ll work as part of an international team to ensure that SumUp’s services are secure from external abuse and that our users’ data is appropriately protected.

What you’ll do

  • Ensure compliance to PCI PIN security requirements by conducting internal reviews and building mitigation strategies to resolve findings in a timely manner

  • Manage cryptographic keys used within the group including definition, maintenance and review of related policies and procedures

  • Maintain PCI DSS compliance and collaborate with our Engineering and Product teams

  • Assist our Hardware team in PCI PTS certifications and in the design of security architectures and countermeasures to protect SumUp payment terminals from a wide variety of attack vectors

  • Act as an internal security subject matter expert, advocating for better security practices throughout SumUp

You’ll be a great fit for this position if

  • You have 5+ years of experience in information security, preferable in the payments industry.

  • You have strong knowledge and experience with PCI DSS, PCI PIN and PCI PTS security requirements.

  • You have a deep and broad understanding of payment security vulnerabilities, attacks and techniques to identify and mitigate against them.

  • You have the attention-to-detail required to output high quality work products.

  • You’re self-motivated, proactive and a good communicator.

  • You’re fluent in English - you'll be part of a truly global company.

Why you should join SumUp

  • You’ll have the opportunity to make an impact and drive your career.

  • You’ll be part of a close, welcoming international community. We get together regularly for breakfasts, cocktail nights, sports and office parties.

  • We have a training budget for attending conferences and advancing your career.

  • You’ll attend semi-annual off-sites with the tech teams from Berlin, Sofia and São Paulo..

  • We offer a corporate pension scheme, free German and yoga classes, subsidised gym membership, sports clubs and other benefits.

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, colour, 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.

SumUp will not accept unsolicited resumes from any source other than directly from a candidate.