The Design System is the foundation for SumUp's world class product and service experience. By joining the Design System Team, you will have an outsize impact on the future experiences of SumUp merchants - you will enable more consistent, more reliable and more compelling interactions. Also, you will make SumUp Engineering teams more productive, enabling them to ship faster at way higher quality.
About the role & what you’ll do
As an (Senior) iOS Engineer in the Design System Team, you’ll be part of the interdisciplinary team building the design system which underpins all merchant mobile experiences. You will work from the Berlin, Sao Paulo or Sofia office. You will:
Write high-quality components, mostly in Swift, to extend and improve the UIKit and SwiftUI based implementations of SumUp's Design System
Drive the iOS Design Systems' long-term architecture and structure
Encourage, review and pair on community contributions from all of SumUp Engineering
Work with mobile engineers across all of SumUp - understand what they need, pair on implementation, help them make better use of the Design System
Represent the Design System to the global Mobile chapter and SumUp Engineering as a whole
Working closely with iOS engineers on setting up and implementing best engineering practices across the company
Go the extra mile to ensure accessibility and drive delighters like motion or personalization
Drive the adoption of our Design System across the company
You’ll be great for this role if you have
4+ years of experience in Swift and the iOS ecosystem
A passion for design and for building and delivering stunning UX
Thorough knowledge of Apple HIG
Understand the importance of Accessibility
An ability to understand a bigger problem, design a solution, chunk into workable items and deliver the solution
Experience communicating complex topics to a variety of stakeholders
A mature business-focused approach to engineering
A passion for clean, maintainable, and testable code
Clear understanding of what to test, why to test it, and how to write good tests
Committed team player, who believes in our values of Team first, We Care and Founders Mentality
Nice to have
Experience working on a Design System
Objective-C working knowledge
Experience building and maintaining libraries that were used by multiple teams/users
Experience with other languages and technologies like Android or Web development
Familiarity with additional industry-standard Design Systems and Guidelines, eg. Material Design for Android
A11Y passion and working experience
Why you should join SumUp:
We’re a truly global team of 3200+ people from 80+ countries, spread across 4 continents
The opportunity to work on large scale fintech products used by millions of businesses around the world
You’ll receive 25 days’ paid leave, plus 1 additional day for each year of employment.
You can take up to 10 days’ educational leave to expand your skill set.
A dedicated annual Learning & Development budget (2000Euro / 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
Access to the SumUp Sabbatical, our Employee assistance program for mental health
We offer additional health insurance, a subsidized Multisport card, free shuttle buses from Joliot-Curie metro station and other great benefits.
You’ll 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, 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.
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