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Senior Frontend Engineer - Merchant Bank, Engagement

Berlin, Germany · Engineering

As a Senior Frontend Engineer in the Merchant Bank Tribe, you’ll be part of the team building SumUp's own digital bank. You’ll be part of a local, autonomous, cross-functional team that can take an aspect of our product and perfect it from concept to execution.

Sitting within the Merchant Bank Tribe, the Engagement value stream addresses how we can build solutions to simplify financial processes for small businesses operations. You’ll help us define ways to incentivize the customer to use the product and maximize the value the customer gets out of these operations. 

As a Frontend Engineer,  you'll be responsible for building reliable, secure and easy-to-use features inside our web app that’s exposed to millions of users across the globe. You will empower customers with smooth, effortless and engaging banking experience.

What you’ll do

  • Work with a modern tech stack built on React, Emotion (CSS-in-JS), Jest and React testing library.

  • Collaborate with Engineering, Product and Design to bring exciting new features to our merchant-facing web applications.

  • Follow UI design best practices to contribute to our component library Circuit UI, giving input to the open-source community and helping SumUppers build consistent features.

  • Participate in code reviews with other software engineers.

  • Help your team deliver business value, participating in product discussions and taking decisions related to the front-end.

You’ll be great for this role if

  • You have 5+ years’ experience as a front-end engineer.

  • You have a good understanding of JavaScript and DOM-related concepts.

  • You understand what can be decoupled and reused as a separate component.

  • You have experience in building SPA applications using React.

  • You have hands-on experience implementing UI designs.

  • You are willing to learn new things and advance in delivering a great user experience.

  • You have great verbal and written English communication skills.

Why you should join SumUp

  • You’ll play a key role in a “startup” that in turn is part of a truly global team of 2000+ people from 60+ countries, spread across 3 continents.

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

  • You'll have the opportunity to make an impact irrespective of your job description.

  • You'll have the space to drive your career and take ownership of projects.

  • Our office has a strong sense of community; we get together regularly for brunches, cocktail nights, sports, and yoga.

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

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

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, 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.

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

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