Senior Front-end Engineer in SumUp


Santiago (Chile) | Senior | Full time | Programming

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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.
As part of our vision to become a truly global Engineering & Product org, we have started to build out local, autonomous, cross-functional squads that can take any aspect of our product and take it from concept to production with full autonomy. As a Software Engineer, you will be a part of our new squad in Chile, giving the freedom to experiment with new things and apply your ideas in our products.
In SumUp we see value in working side by side with our teams, cultivating our culture and giving space for the spontaneity of the day to day; ¡this is why our work dynamic is hybrid!

Funciones del cargo

What you’ll do
  • Take ownership of features in the design and implementation of merchant experiences and internal tooling.
  • Improve and contribute to our internal libraries written in TypeScript.
  • Contribute to our continuous integration and delivery pipelines for our frontend stack, including end-to-end tests, within GitHub Actions.
  • Collaborate with product engineering teams by assisting them with the integration into our identity platform.
  • Mentor your fellow engineers.
  • Participate in team rituals.

Requerimientos del cargo

You’ll be great for this position if
  • You have at least two years of experience working full-time with TypeScript, JavaScript, and React.
  • You care about accessibility, performance, and progressive enhancement.
  • You are comfortable with Docker.
  • You know how to set up test automation for the software you write.
  • You have great communication skills.


It would be a plus if
  • You have some backend experience with Node.js or Go. For example, you have worked with Express.js and understand basic concepts like middleware, request handlers, and routing.
  • You have experience working with Kubernetes. For example, you know the difference between pods and containers and can modify an application’s deployment.


Why you should join SumUp
  • We’re a truly global team of 3000+ people from 60+ countries, spread across 3 continents.
  • You'll be part of an amazing team and work environment that works with passion and purpose to achieve incredible results.
  • You'll have the opportunity to make an impact as we work in flat hierarchies.
  • We have flexible working hours - you make your own schedule and have the freedom to align with the team if you want to work from home.
  • We have competitive compensation and great benefits

Wellness program SumUp offers or subsidies mental and/or physical health activities.
Accessible An infrastructure adequate for people with special mobility needs.
Pet-friendly Pets are welcome at the premises.
Equity offered This position includes equity compensation (in the form of stock options or another mechanism).
Flexible hours Flexible schedule and freedom for attending family needs or personal errands.
Paid sick days Sick leave is compensated (limits might apply).
Bicycle parking You can park your bicycle for free inside the premises.
Health coverage SumUp pays or copays health insurance for employees.
Company retreats Team-building activities outside the premises.
Commuting stipend SumUp offers a stipend to cover some commuting costs.
Computer provided SumUp provides a computer for your work.
Education stipend SumUp covers some educational expenses related to the position.
Performance bonus Extra compensation is offered upon meeting performance goals.
Informal dress code No dress code is enforced.
Recreational areas Space for games or sports.
Vacation over legal SumUp gives you paid vacations over the legal minimum.
Beverages and snacks SumUp offers beverages and snacks for free consumption.
Vacation on birthday Your birthday counts as an extra day of vacation.
Parental leave over legal SumUp offers paid parental leave over the legal minimum.

About SumUp

We believe in the everyday hero. Those who have the courage to follow their passion and who have the strength and determination to realise their dreams. — SumUp's full profile