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Weekly Esports Job Roundup #60

We're running out of ways to tell you how great this week's 10 careers are, so just trust us on this one, eh?

Welcome back to our weekly jobs roundup series! 10 esports jobs, handpicked from our bountiful career vineyard, all at the peak of ripeness.

Let’s see what the 10 best careers this week were!

Why we love this job:

  • There are lots of freelance design jobs in esports, but not too many full time roles. We’re all about a healthy balance!
  • ESL is a company involved at the heart of most esports titles, which we think makes them a pretty awesome employer.
  • They’ve just implement a brand refresh that looks great in our opinion, so what better time to join their design team?

What you need to make it yours:

  • Two years of professional experience in graphic design.
  • Experience working with web design as well as graphic design.
  • A creative flair and originality.

Why we love this job:

  • Full time social media in esports with a top team. Who wouldn’t love it?!
  • You’ll have a focus on Immortals’ Overwatch team, the LA Valiant.
  • You’re encouraged to build strong relations with their competitive players to help drive content.

What you need to make it yours:

  • Two years of professional experience in social media marketing.
  • Highly skilled in the Adobe Creative Suite.
  • A fearless temperament in the face of experiment with new ideas on social.

Why we love this job:

  • It can be worked from anywhere in North America. That opens it up to a load of our users!
  • You’ll be directly working to assist a top esports team - what cooler reason is there to turn up to work than that?!
  • One of the job responsibilities is watching assigned Clash Royale matches. We know that’s implied, but it’s something else to see in writing.

What you need to make it yours:

  • A deep and expert knowledge of Clash Royale, including all areas that weigh heavily into professional matches.
  • A reliable personality. You’ll be working remotely to support a team that plays multiple times a week, so hitting deadlines on research materials is a must.
  • A strong affinity to working with sets of data, and the ability to extract key takeaways from them.

Why we love this job:

  • It gives you the chance to work with the hottest game there is right now, that has taken the gaming world by storm in unique fashion.
  • The team at Respawn Entertainment seems like a really great unit, from their social presence to their active presence on Reddit.
  • You’ll be given the mission to drive growth and monetization features to Apex - something very exciting given the tools at your disposal.

What you need to make it yours:

  • Respawn don’t look for a set amount of experience, but past experience with ecommerce / business strategy is essential.
  • Several years as a product manager in a high up role is also requested.
  • Knowledge of key metrics you would be tracking when measuring the product’s progress.

Why we love this job:

  • As the creative director for this awesome Overwatch League team, you’ll own the content strategy of NYXL.
  • You get to build out a team of creatives to help you execute your vision of NYXL’s brand image.
  • NYXL is one of the companies in the NYXL we see hiring for the most jobs, so you’ll join a large team looking to cement the team in esports legend status.

What you need to make it yours:

  • More than seven years experience in creative agency services or online media.
  • Strong opinions on how brands should communicate with customers in this day and age, but on and offline.
  • A passion for digital content and great storytelling.

Why we love this job:

  • Paid internship....
  • Paid internship in an area that is hard to build experience in typically: Event Operations…
  • Pad internship in an area that is hard to build experience in typically: Event Operations with a huge arena DEDICATED to esports events. You’ll come out of this an event master.

What you need to make it yours:

  • The ability to commit to 20 hour work weeks for the 11 week program.
  • Flexibility to work in sporadic shift patterns, such as weekends, evenings or shifts that may run over their allotted time.

Why we love this job:

  • We always go wild over a job that lets you influence the story of a huge esports title.
  • For a creative who loves League, the chance to craft the backstories of characters and the worlds they come from has to be second to none.
  • A strong writer will fall in love with Riot from their job ad. They certainly speak your language.

What you need to make it yours:

  • At least four years of professional writing experience.
  • At least one top-tier piece of commercial creative work under your belt.
  • An authentic, burgeoning love for writing.

Why we love this job:

  • This job is specifically tailored to junior candidates looking to enter the scene.
  • Whilst it is an entry-level role, you’ll still have some real responsibility.
  • Part of the job is travelling to gaming events to represent CORSAIR and meet industry figures.

What you need to make it yours:

  • A deep understanding of popular esports titles, teams and players.
  • Enthusiasm for PC hardware and peripherals.
  • Great time management and organizational skills.

Why we love this job:

  • It’s a position in Nadeshot’s org, that has quickly risen to dominance and even boasts investment from the likes of Drake.
  • You’ll be 100T’s first hire in their HR department and will therefore have a lot of room to oversee that department of their company.
  • 100T have only been around for a few years but are already ahead of the curve, making them too exciting not to join.

What you need to make it yours:

  • Five years of experience in HR.
  • The desire to work at a fast-paced startup company, and the commitment to go above and beyond for them.
  • The wish to act as a people operations thought leader in the company, providing counsel to senior managers pertaining to your area.

Why we love this job:

  • We know our followers love job that involve working with large gaming influencers, and we’d say this title with Twitch does that and more.
  • You’ll get to be creative in the influencer marketing campaigns you cook up.
  • You’d be working for Twitch, whose extensive list of perks always leaves us starstruck.

What you need to make it yours:

  • A successful track record of creating or assisting top class marketing campaigns.
  • Existing relationships with influencers.
  • The ability to turn marketing campaigns into easy-to-digest reports and updates for stakeholders.

That’s the end of our list, and what a sublime week of jobs it was once again! Hopefully there’s something there for you to get cooking up an application for.

Until next Monday, happy applying!