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Senior Data Engineer - Data Ingestion

Berlin, Germany · Engineering

As a Senior Data Engineer you will shape and build SumUp’s data platform which empowers the entire SumUp organisation to make data informed decisions You’ll play an essential role in SumUp's data organisation. We have multiple product development teams in Berlin focusing on delivering a global data platform that supports SumUp’s data-driven mindset and helps millions of businesses to thrive.

What you’ll do

  • Build and scale complex data pipelines that collect data into our data lake and provide data to internal services and external users

  • CI/CD management for Kafka Components / Data Lake consumer pipelines

  • Contribute to architecture, guidelines and best practices for building and maintaining our data platform

  • Work closely with the stakeholders on data solutions;

  • Engage in knowledge sharing activities;

  • Participate to hiring new engineers for the team

You’ll be great for this position if you have:

  • You have experience working with data engineering and a deep understanding of this problem space (5+ years of experience in Data Engineering, previous background in backend development would be a plus)

  • Commercial experience working with Python and Scala/Spark 

  • Demonstrable experience with Kafka

  • In depth knowledge of AWS

Why you should join SumUp

  • We’re a truly global team of 2000+ people from 60+ countries, spread across 3 continents.

  • We get together regularly for breakfasts, team events, office parties and sports.

  • You’ll receive a budget for attending conferences and external training. 

  • We offer a corporate pension scheme, 28 days’ paid leave, free German and yoga classes, subsidised Urban Sports Club membership and other great benefits.

  • We offer visa and relocation support for you, your family and even your pets.

  • You’ll be based in the heart of Berlin, one of Europe’s leading tech hubs and most vibrant cities.

  • You’ll participate in weekly Lunch and Learn sessions, where ideas are shared and discussed over company-sponsored lunch.

  • You’ll attend global offsites and/or hackathons.

About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero. Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we create 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 the small business owners we partner with can be successful doing what they love. 

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.