Product Designer Specialist

Our global team of 70+ designers have deep expertise in User Experience Research, Product Design and Brand Design. We are building additional capabilities in areas including industrial design, motion design, data visualization, UX writing and design operations. 

Product Designers  work in co-located cross-functional teams, across all our offices in Berlin, Warsaw, Cologne, Copenhagen, Sofia and São Paulo. They develop solutions for our core payments product including our bespoke hardware, as well as a suite of software tools that support merchants as they grow their business. We believe in quality, in making complex business tools simple, and in using data to anticipate merchants needs as their business grows. 

As a Product Design Specialist, you will become an expert in your specific domain, turning new features for our native mobile and web applications from concept into reality. Your empathic thought process and research skills will help you understand the users' problems and make sure we're delivering the right products and features and drive growth globally across our core international markets.


What you’ll do 

  • Work independently on complex set of features, collaborating with product management and engineering to arrive at optimal solutions, and coordinate across teams to create a holistic merchant experience;
  • Execute across all phases of the design process: participate in research, define conceptual foundation for design solutions, execute excellent UX flows, apply visual design systems, prototype using a variety of tools and methods, create production ready designs, participate or conduct usability testing and support multi-disciplinary teams during implementation;
  • You proactively engage with the design chapter and peers to get feedback and optimize the end-2-end customer journey;
  • Create design processes that follow a human-centered approach, applying both qualitative and quantitative research methodologies to validate your solutions.


You’ll be a great fit for this role if

  • You have 6+ years of experience as a Product Designer, with deep expertise in the end-to-end process (from the discovery to the delivery);
  • You know the common design tools and services (we mainly use Figma);
  • You have experience in working in an agile environment and the ability to adapt quickly to changing product priorities; 
  • Your excellent presentation, stakeholder management and facilitation skills will help you communicate the value of design and design rational across the whole company;
  • You have a deep empathy for the user and want to design products that have meaningful impact;
  • You have great English and Portuguese skills (Advanced or Fluent on both).


Why you should join SumUp

  • We’re a truly global team of 2000+ people from 60+ countries, spread across 3 continents.
  • SulAmérica health insurance plan (co-participation), Caju benefit (multiple possibilities: meals, culture, health), Partnership for mental health activities with Zenklub, optional dental assistance, transport voucher or parking space at the office building, meal/food voucher, Gympass, life insurance and more.
  • You’ll be based in the heart of São Paulo, one of LATAM’s leading tech hubs and most vibrant cities.

Due to the pandemic and related restrictions we've been working from home. Any update will be shared throughout the selection process.


About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero.

Small business owners are at the heart of all we do, so we're creating tools that 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. 

In Brazil we continue to hire for all open roles, all interviewing and onboarding are done virtually due to COVID-19.