In the Global Bank tribe, we aim to create a business account for SumUp customers (our merchants) across the globe that offers services and products that are accessible to all and are offered in a fair, transparent and honest way. We want to do banking differently from how it has been done until now. We are proud of using modern technologies, techniques and patterns, investing deeply in our product vision and execution to ensure we are delivering the best possible banking solution to our merchants.
We are looking for a Backend Engineer for our Pix Squad, which is responsible for providing a highly-available platform developed in Elixir and Golang that supports the entire Pix ecosystem, involving money transfers, keys management, regulatory demands, and back office features. You will have the opportunity to evolve this platform through the design and implementation of new products and reorganization of existent features.
What you'll do
Design, implement and iteratively create backend services
Participate in API design and implementation
Help your team to deliver business value by taking decisions related to backend and actively participating in the product discussions
Provide comprehensive documentation, good test coverage, and improve code quality
Collaborate with other software engineers, QA, Security and DevOps engineers to ensure smooth deployment, continuous integration, and support for the software that we deliver
Actively participate in code reviews with other software engineers
Coach and mentor other engineers to increase their abilities and productivity
You'll be great for this position if you
Have experience developing distributed, highly-available, resilient and fault-tolerant systems
Have a passion for clean, maintainable and testable code
Have a good understanding of software architecture and application design
Have experience with Docker and/or Kubernetes
Have experience working with AWS features, like SNS/SQS and Lambda
Any of the following is considered a plus
You have previous experience with Elixir and/or Golang
You have experience on creating and maintaining event-driven systems
Why you should join SumUp
We're a truly global team of 3200+ people from 80+ countries, spread across 4 continents
A dedicated annual Learning & Development budget (up to € 2,000 per year) for attending conferences and/or advancing your career through further education
Enrollment onto our virtual stock ownership program - you will own a stake in SumUp's future success
The opportunity to work on large scale fintech products used by millions of businesses around the world
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, Gympass, life insurance and more
You'll have the freedom to work from anywhere in Brazil. Our office is based in the heart of São Paulo, one of LATAM's leading tech hubs and most vibrant cities
Access to the SumUp Sabbatical program, our Employee assistance program for mental health
Attend global offsites and/or hackathons
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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