Our passion at SumUp is championing small businesses. We believe in creating technology that is flexible, affordable and easy to use. Every day millions of people around the world dream of starting their own businesses. We strive to help them to do this. Our long-term ambition is to enable businesses to close the loop to their consumers through beautiful and fair financial services.
As VP of Engineering in the Merchant Bank Tribe, you’ll shape and lead the tribe’s vision to create what will become the biggest digital bank for millions of small businesses across the world – providing first-class, simple and affordable banking services which empower our merchants. Being part of the global technology leadership team, you will contribute to SumUp’s overall strategic planning to support its future growth.
You’ll be responsible for strategy, growth, communication, delivery processes, team health, program management and operational routines – working together with business and technical leaders at SumUp to help build the foundations for the SumUp digital bank.
You will be working closely with your Engineering Leads across a number of teams to ensure the tribe’s product vision is realized through engineering excellence, encouraging collaboration and knowledge sharing wherever possible. You’ll also work with other Engineering Tribe Leads, VP of Platform, and the CTO to formulate and drive the Technology Strategy of SumUp – defining domain splits, interactions between teams and platforms, and our approach to scaling.
This role is an opportunity to make an impact and lift your career aspirations within a fast-growing, innovative, inclusive, and ethical business. As a naturally driven and inspirational leader, you welcome and expect outstanding performance from every member of the team. You love creative solutions and enjoy a vibrant and flexible working environment. Your passion will not only inspire the Merchant Bank tribe but will influence our people globally.
Sounds like a match? Let’s talk and see what we can come up with together!
Do you possess founder's mentality? Are you truly able to quickly recognize opportunities and apply expertise to deliver scalable solutions mastering a fast-paced environment to manage and motivate our growing team with passion? Naturally, you think in innovative ways and are open to new ideas and approaches.
What you’ll do
You’ll be great for this role
Why you should join 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, 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.
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