Future Opportunities - Working Student - Software Development (in Chemnitz)

About Staffbase

In a polarized world, we inspire people to achieve great things together. Our mission is to help organizations unlock the power of inspirational communication so they can thrive in the Narrative Age. Our award-winning communications channels – intranet, employee app and email – deliver experiences that drive engagement and inspire hearts and minds.

We’re headquartered in Chemnitz, Germany, with offices in many locations throughout the world, including New York, London, Berlin and Dresden. Our international team counts more than 750 employees from 45+ nationalities and we have a growing base of 2200+ customers that want to transform their employee experience. We are rapidly scaling, post-Series E ($115 million funding), have strong-growing revenue, and our customers love us.

Are you a motivated and tech-savvy student looking to gain hands-on experience in software development? Staffbase is a leading provider of internal communication solutions, with our headquarters based in Chemnitz.

We are looking to connect with curious and dynamic students who are interested in learning more about the world of software development at Staffbase. 

Although we do not have any open roles at the moment, we anticipate having opportunities available later this year. If you're passionate about software development and eager to kickstart your career in a supportive and collaborative environment, we encourage you to apply now to express your interest in future positions at Staffbase!

What you’ll be doing 

  • Collaborate with our Scrum teams on internal development projects, contributing to sprint cycles and enhancing our platforms
  • Acquire knowledge about our systems and procedures, actively participating in their refinement and optimization
  • Assist in shaping software architecture and processes within a SaaS environment

What you need to be successful 

  • Currently enrolled in a university program related to Computer Science, Business Informatics, or a similar field
  • Basic understanding of programming
  • Ability to work in a structured and organized way
  • Excellent communication skills in English
  • Genuine interest in software development, operations, software architecture, or SaaS processes

What you'll get

  • Learning Curve - as a Working Student at Staffbase, you’ll be fully integrated to the team and gain valuable experiences that help you to foster your future career. Not rarely we’re hiring former working students as full-time employees after their student time with us. 
  • Office Sports - join our free sport courses in the offices. 
  • Connect with your team - you will participate in team offsites, on-site meetings and our yearly Staffbase camp
  • Wellbeing - in addition to our yearly vacation of 30 days, we’re running a 4-day-work week every year in August with full payment. 
  • Volunteers Day - you’ll get one day off per year for supporting a social project. We will donate a small amount for that project in addition. 
  • Hybrid Work - as a working student, you will join the office regularly to get the best learning experience. But for times you work from home, we support you with an extra monitor, keyboard, computer mouse and headset.
  • Employee Referral Program - one of your friends is a fit to one of our full-time openings? Refer them and get a referral bonus paid.


Chemnitz is a a modern industrial city and the hometown of Staffbase. Our headquarter was founded here in 2014. The city is a centre of technology focusing particularly on automobile and car supplier industries, information technology and engineering. Chemnitz will be European Capital of Culture in 2025.

Engineering, Students