Working student - Software Development - XING Corporate

For a better working life

For a better working life

Working student - Software Development

As part of our team in Munich, you and your teammates are responsible for the XING Events Market (, the best way to find business events in the DACH region. Within this excellent SCRUM team, you will play an active part in shaping our product. For Munich we are looking for a Working student (m/f) – Software Development.

Start: asap – 15-20h/week – 15€ - 18€/hour

A challenging task:

  • The Events Market is written in Ruby on Rails. We will implement sophisticated yet pragmatic additions to the XING platform with a good test coverage.
  • We do not work alone, but we collaborate with other development teams at XING, connecting our apps using REST and AMQP.
  • We are all full stack developers, and as part of the team you will build complete features from end to end.
  • At XING, we us Github Enterprise to manage our code base.
  • We heavily use open source projects, and contribute back regularly (see also ).

A convincing background:

  • Good understanding of algorithms, data structures and general software development patterns as well as API experience with HTTP, REST, and JSON
  • Currently studying computer science or something similar
  • Good understanding of SQL
  • First experience with Ruby, or Ruby on Rails is a plus
  • You are able to communicate with your colleagues in English

An inspiring environment:

XING Events offers a dynamic environment located in the centre of Munich with an excellent rooftop terrace. As well as flexible working hours that support your work-life balance, you’ll have an opportunity to unleash your skills and acquire new ones. We do regular team and offsite events, and we send you to conferences, such as the Euruko, or the Full-stack Fest. Furthermore you have the option to work on whatever you like once per quarter during our Hack Week. Of course, we also provide free drinks and organic fruit as well as restaurant vouchers. …

Wer wir sind

XING Events ist eine Tochtergesellschaft der XING SE und beschäftigt zur Zeit über 75 Mitarbeiter. Als innovatives, modernes und offenes Unternehmen betreibt XING Events das europaweit führende Tool für Online-Ticketing und Eventvermarktung. Mit Professionalität und Begeisterung geben wir jeden Tag alles dafür, die Events unserer Kunden noch erfolgreicher und unvergesslich zu machen.



Kathleen Matthes


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