20th May 2019 by Cam Brierley

Updated 20th May 2019

Weekly Esports Job Roundup #65

We've got the usual mix of plenty of great teams hiring along with awesome jobs in industry companies, which all comes together into a top roundup!

Welcome back to another weekly esports jobs roundup! We’ve got your usual dose of epic teams hiring for incredible roles, as well as supporting companies in the scene looking to boost their staff in all sorts of sectors.

Let’s get into this past week’s goodness!

Why we love this role:

  • The people at GINX put esports on the TV, which is a mission we can’t not get behind
  • There’s no experience requirement stated! Impress them with your skills
  • Your creations will show up on air, on social channels - all over the brand!

What you'll need to make it yours:

  • Knowledge of esports & gaming
  • An understanding of sports television productions
  • A good grasp of the sort of content GINX’s target audience enjoys (21-35 males & females)

Why we love this role:

  • It involves work with esports & gaming influencers, and we know our followers love that!
  • You’d be able to get really creative coming up with story-driven marketing campaigns
  • It’s a chance to work for a company with 2,000+ influencers in their networks!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Experience in social activations and influencer marketing
  • Good knowledge of all the major social platforms
  • A bachelor’s degree of the equivalent experience

Why we love this role:

  • It’s a top esports job that’s not located in California!
  • Misfits aren’t limiting this job to people with a set amount of experience only
  • So long as you’re US based and willing to relocate to South Florida, you’re able to apply!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Past experience as an Account Manager or a similar position
  • Great communication and presentation skills
  • Strong organization and negotiation ability

Why we love this role:

  • A chance to work in Fnatic’s awesome London HQ? We can’t not add this to the roundup!
  • Fnatic already has some of the most epic partnerships in esports, and you can add to those!
  • The perks reflect the awesome nature of the company itself - lots of goodies to get excited about

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 3 years (ideally) of experience delivering exceptional client experience
  • Top of the line account management experience
  • A degree in an area related to business/marketing

Why we love this role:

  • There aren’t many esports orgs located in Canada, so we’re glad we can bring locals a top job with an org there!
  • Full time social media. That’s always a winning recipe
  • You’ll work with the company’s content creators and community managers to create content for fans to consume

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 3+ years of experience working in social media jobs
  • Expert level knowledge in social trends
  • Experience in social advertising through the main, key platforms (Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, etc)

Why we love this role:

  • VBI is a huge collective of designers, so talk about being surrounded by like minded people!
  • Remote work working on esports streamers and teams is something pretty special
  • VBI don’t specify the number of years EXP you need - it’s up to your portfolio impress!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • A background in streaming or gaming
  • An in depth portfolio showing off your design skills across multiple areas
  • Experience with OBS, Streamlabs or another type of streaming software

Why we love this role:

  • Riot Games have posted some epic creative jobs in the past, but this one might take the cake
  • We think adding to the lore and story of League of Legends is a pretty unique offer!
  • Dreaming up new characters is one responsibility mentioned(!!)

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 2 years of experience in writing, copy editing or proofreading
  • A Degree in a relevant field
  • Great written and verbal communication

Why we love this role:

  • Team manager positions are some of our favorite to post - travelling to events as part of your job doesn’t sound too bad!
  • You’ll have meals provided by the team chef 6 days a week - it’s always a plus if you’d be eating well!
  • That feeling of winning with your team would be a good way to spend a work day!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Fluency in English; Spanish and/or German proficiency is a bonus
  • Brilliant organizational skills
  • A passion and knowledge for League of Legends and its esports scene

Why we love this role:

  • We’re still at the stage of finding esports jobs with NBA teams really cool, though maybe that will fade with time!
  • A Degree is preferred and there’s no set amount of EXP you need, which is how we like to see jobs approached
  • You’ll work with the sports side of the team too, so it’s a great mix if you love esports and the NBA!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Mastery of the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Able to juggle multiple projects at once of different natures
  • Experience creating interactive PDF files

Why we love this role:

  • Excel recently moved into a new HQ in Twickenham Stadium, and it’s epic
  • Accommodation is included in this job (!!) along with catered meals 6 days a week
  • It’s a chance to travel the world whilst managing a pro League of Legends team

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • In-depth knowledge of League of Legends and its competitive scene
  • Be able and willing to live and work in Germany as well as the United Kingdom
  • Pro-activeness, with the thinking of making sure the team is always comfortable

That wraps another great 10 jobs from the past 7 days! With a great mix of esports orgs hiring and other great companies in the scene, we think this was a pretty awesome installment.

Good luck (have fun) if you go for any of these jobs, and be sure to catch us next time for more esports job goodness.

Until then!