Join the AustrianStartups Team

AustrianStartups started as a small idea with great ambitions five years ago and has become the go-to independent and non-profit platform for the entire Austrian startup community. Our mission is simple: to unlock innovative entrepreneurship in Austria.


Over the past years, the startup community has grown together and many friends, great volunteers and generous partners have enabled us to raise the voice for startups in politics, connect the startup community and provide founders with information & inspiration.

Do you like the idea of starting your own business? Do you want to be at the heart of the startup community?
If so, then it might just be the right time for you to join the AustrianStartups team.

What do you have to do?

  • ● Check out our open positions below.
  • ● Take your chance and press “apply now” at the bottom of this page.
  • ● Select potential areas you would be interested to help with.
  • ● Submit your CV
  • ● Tell us why you want to work with us and what you can contribute by uploading a video, a presentation or plain text (just get creative and show us why you are the right one).

Why you should join the team

  • ● You will work at the very heart of the Austrian startup community and shape the future with us.
  • ● You will build upon our strong existing community with more than 30,000 supporters.
  • ● You will be an essential part of our network & get to know inspiring founders & investors.
  • ● You will join the amazing AustrianStartups family and be mentored by successful leaders.
  • ● You will have a great reference in your portfolio.
  • ● and.. did we mention our legendary team events?

Current open positions:

Public Affairs (volunteer)

Always looking for help in these areas:

Partnerships & Fundraising (volunteer)

Creative Communications (volunteer)

Research & Policy (volunteer)

Community & Events (volunteer)

Graphic Design (volunteer)

Interested, but currently no vacancy that fits your interest? Be proactive and let us know how you want to contribute to the Austrian Startup Ecosystem here.



For questions please contact us at:

We are looking forward to your application.
… and don’t forget “We all are AustrianStartups”.