AUBG Job Fair Series: SumUp

In the time leading up to the 26th Job Fair at AUBG, we will introduce you to some of the biggest companies to come to campus April 3. Headquartered in London with offices in Berlin, London, Boulder (CO), Sofia, Amsterdam, and Sao Paulo, fintech company SumUp is one of the fastest growing companies in the sector. Read what their representatives have to say about the company and make sure to meet them on campus next month.

The company

SumUp is a financial technology company that allows businesses of all sizes to receive payments quickly and simply, both in-store and online. Named as Europe’s fastest-growing company in the ‘Inc. 5000’, SumUp has over 3,000 companies joining every day globally.

In October 2018 SumUp released its 3G reader, a card terminal that lets merchants process payments without the need for a mobile app or constant Wi-Fi connection.

SumUp’s 100% digital sign-up, fast delivery, and quick and easy set-up means that merchants can be empowered by digital transactions within just minutes of receiving their reader. For more information, visit our website (

The SumUp difference

SumUp proprietary terminals and POS systems are designed end-to-end by an in-house team of experts, which allows offering customers the best value & service. The unparalleled industry knowledge of the 1300+ employees is what allows for this advantage, as well as the care and time that are dedicated to the merchants. SumUp’s team understands how vital payments are to its customers, listens to feedback, and continuously improves its offering.

SumUp Tech Stack

Languages/ Frameworks/ Services - Ruby, Scala, Node, Erlang, Go, Kafka, Kubernetes, Docker, Android, Java, iOS, Swift, Objective C, HTML, CSS, React, Webpack 4, Prettier, Jest, Enzyme

DevOps: Shell, Python, Ruby, Ansible, Terraform, Packer, AWS

What’s coming up

Next 18-36 months: SumUp has been growing at an increasingly fast pace in both market and team expansion over the last few years and we have no plans to slow down our growth. We are planning to continue expansion and are looking at new markets as well as developing the product suite. SumUp will also strengthen its position as a market leader in the existing markets while continuing to provide top-notch service to our customers.

This article is published in partnership with SumUp, a platinum sponsor of the 26th Annual Job and Internship Fair at the American University in Bulgaria.

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