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Senior Engineering Manager - Data / Platform

Berlin, Germany · Engineering

As a Senior Engineering Manager, you’ll join the Data Solution team, whose purpose is ensure the required level of usability of SumUp’s data – and to enable internal stakeholders to make data informed decisions and offer their data driven services, while meeting the expectations of external business partners and regulating authorities.

What you’ll do

  • Use regular 1:1s to support team members through their career growth, looking for regular opportunities where they can find new challenges

  • Work with members of a cross-functional team to help the squad and team members to excel and advance in their personal development, through team and personal coaching

  • Set expectations early with team and team members around their performance and behavior in a team setting

  • Partner with our Agile Coaches to drive systemic change with a strong focus on KPIs and metrics

  • Help the team removing blockers

  • Push forward strategic projects that require cross-team buy in, in collaboration with Product

  • Collaborate with your peers in product, design, and operations to get the big picture, use it to inspire your team and support their professional growth

  • Engage and improve our engineering culture by driving team strengthening activities, such as offsites, hackathons, cross-team projects, and knowledge sharing sessions

  • Participate in hiring and onboarding of engineers by taking care of headcount planning, defining needed skills, interviewing, preparing onboarding plans for new hires, follow-up on learning and integration

You’ll be great for this position if you have

  • You have solid experience as Engineering Manager in a cross-functional team, structuring and driving the vision

  • You have a proven track on developing engineers who are on various levels of maturity by applying different development methods and feedback frameworks

  • You use a servant leadership style

  • You have proven success with driving engineering culture initiatives domain-wide and company-wide

  • You know your way around headcount and budget planning.

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.

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