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1st Jul 2019 by Cam Brierley

Updated 1st Jul 2019

Weekly Esports Job Roundup #69

We post loads of careers each week. Take a look at what made it into our highlights

Welcome back to the Hitmarker weekly roundup, where we condense the 10 finest jobs from the hundreds that we post so you can see what the most astonishing careers of the week were.

With everything from game publishers, top esports orgs and other industry companies included hiring for a wide spectrum of job types, we hope there’ll be something for a lot of you here!

Why we love this job:

  • Social media with a huge esports org. An “instant classic” in the world of esports jobs!
  • Immortals now has an impressive portfolio of brands which makes them an exciting company to follow
  • You’ll take a birds eye view of the social channels in the IGC circle, giving you the option to help steer the brand’s presentation

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Proven experience in creating social content, particularly on Twitter and Instagram
  • Experience in creative marketing campaigns & strategies
  • You excel as a leader

Why we love this job:

  • Performance coaching is one of the most exciting areas of esports, and yet not one we see advertised too often. Make use of this!
  • It focuses on the exciting Battle Royale genre
  • You’d be joining a funded esports org with investment from the likes of Will Smith!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Experience in esports or sports around a professional team specifically
  • Good communication skills to pass strategic insights on to players through video, text and other channels
  • Basic Microsoft office skills and business etiquette

Why we love this job:

  • It’s that beautiful combination of freelance and remote!
  • Pay is based on experience
  • The Tracker Network truly has a huge network of gaming websites, so it’s a cool task to work on

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Total expertise of VueJS. You dream in Vue.
  • SCSS and CSS skills
  • Node JS knowledge

Why we love this job:

  • We sometimes comment that esports actually doesn’t have many “game-specific” jobs, so this was a welcome addition!
  • Your job would be to run and admin tournaments, which we’d say is pretty perfect for a CS:GO fan
  • There’s even some involvement of this job in the post production of the event

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Deep knowledge of CS:GO. We’re talking you don’t like telling strangers your hours played-level (been there!)
  • Past experience in online game administration at a professional OR semi professional level. Bonus points if that was on ESL!
  • A general affinity to social media, websites and the internet in general

Why we love this job:

  • We mean, look at the job title!
  • Okay, looking at the job title might make this role seem really senior. In actual fact, Scuf is only looking for 1-2 years of experience!
  • It’s a chance to work on social channels literally followed by millions

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • That aforementioned 1-2 years of social media experience
  • Phenomenal writing skills
  • Understanding of the marketing and creative world

Why we love this job:

  • It’s an east coast esports job, which aren’t as common as they maybe should be!
  • beastcoast has just started a vlog series on their YouTube channel which you’d likely work on!
  • The company doesn’t limit this job to a set amount of experience - impress them, and the job could be yours!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Mastery of the Adobe Creative Suite
  • Experience with compositing and motion graphics
  • Knowledge of the entire creative process, from storyboarding to the video editing itself

Why we love this job:

  • Overseeing the creative team members in PUBG is a pretty unique calling!
  • As they say in the job description, PUBG truly is in growth mode. They’re even opening a new studio in California!
  • There’s some stunning perks attached to this job!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 4 years of experience as a project manager
  • Bilingual proficiency in Korean and English
  • The ability to take overseas business trips

Why we love this job:

  • We’re friends with the people at Dexerto, and they’re a media company growing incredibly fast!
  • So long as you’re west coast based, this job is available on a work from home basis
  • Full time writing is still quite rare in esports, so it’s always a good day when we see a job like this

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Compelling and concise writing skills
  • Not being fazed, nor your writing quality hampered, by deadlines or pressure
  • Creative ability when it comes to pitching and ideating content that you think will resonate with readers

Why we love this job:

  • Marketing is a popular sector on our website, and there’s not many cooler properties to market than an esports org!
  • Social media is a large portion of this job, which makes it doubly awesome
  • This position includes social media coverage of Atlanta Reign’s games, which means you’ll always be involved in the action!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Bachelor’s degree in marketing, PR or a similar field
  • Highly responsive and reliable
  • Familiarity with how to spot trending social topics and keep the company’s social accounts ahead of the curve

Why we love this job:

  • It’s remote, junior and part time...or should we say PERFECT
  • It’s working on Tespa, which is deeply involved in the exciting world of collegiate esports
  • Coming out of this role will give you skills and experience vital to locking down a job in the future

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Availability of 10-15 hours per week
  • Detailed understanding of Tespa and how the programs work
  • Willingness to travel for work

Hopefully there’s something on this list for you to get an application rolling for!

If so, then let us send you all our energy.

If not, we’ll have more of the same next Monday.

We’ll see you then!