14th Oct 2019 by Cam Brierley

Updated 14th Oct 2019

Weekly Esports Job Roundup #81

There's six top teams hiring in this roundup, and another four awesome companies looking for great esports talent in this week's roundup.

Thank you for joining us for another weekly roundup on Hitmarker!

In this feature, we recap 10 of the best jobs posted in the last week. Now that we’re posting over 200 roles a week we know it can be hard to keep track of the real gems out there, so we do the hard work for you.

We hope there’ll be something that suits what you’re looking for in this week’s roundup. There’s a whole host of top teams hiring, so bonus points if you can apply for a position with one!

Let’s get cracking!

Znipe Esports Logo

(Expired) Live Highlights Editor

4 months ago by Znipe Esports

Remote (Anywhere)

Why we love this job:

  • We have to start off this roundup with some good old remote work, right?
  • The part time contract means you can make the esports dream work even if you’re in school or otherwise unable to commit to a full time gig right now!
  • Znipe works with some of the largest broadcasters in esports, so joining them is a great way to impact the scene

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Extensive knowledge of at least one of their primary titles (CS:GO, Dota2 or League of Legends).
  • Proficiency in editing software
  • Strong written and spoken English
Gen.G Logo

(Expired) Manager, Video Content

4 months ago by Gen.G

Playa Vista (California), USA

Why we love this job:

  • It’s a position with a well-funded esports org, whose investors even include Will Smith!
  • It entails management duties and creative duties, as you oversee budgets as well as working on content yourself
  • Therefore, you’re literally making esports content your job!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Be able to coordinate production budgets and deadlines
  • Video editing and videography capability
  • Creativity, and a vision you can bring to esports content
Sports Business Journal Logo

(Expired) Assistant Editor - Esports and Gaming

4 months ago by Sports Business Journal

Charlotte (North Carolina), USA

Why we love this job:

  • It’s rare to find full time writing jobs in esports, and rarer still to see editing jobs!
  • You’d be working for a major publication, so will have visibility over all aspects of esports business
  • Sports Business Journal is partnered with esports business heavyweights Esports Observer!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • At least 1-3 years of management and team leadership experience
  • Experience in the news industry as a reporter
FlyQuest Logo

(Expired) Sponsorship Sales Manager

4 months ago by FlyQuest

Los Angeles (California), USA

Why we love this job:

  • FlyQuest is a really cool org - did you know they frequently host career events to help people learn how to get into the esports industry?
  • Your top networking skills will be used as you attend industry events to represent the company
  • Part of the job is to assist creating sponsorship proposals, meaning you can get creative with how FlyQuest brings values to partners

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 3 years of experience in sponsorship sales
  • A deep network of business contacts, and the ability to draw partnership opportunities from them
  • A Bachelor’s degree
Evil Geniuses Logo

(Expired) Designer (Multidisciplinary)

4 months ago by Evil Geniuses

Seattle (Washington), USA

Why we love this job:

  • Aside from Amazon and Twitch, it’s not too common for us to see companies hiring in Seattle! Here’s one for you locals
  • Evil Geniuses is in a REALLY cool phase at the moment. We mean, did you see them pick up a CS team and just straight up win their first event with them
  • You’ll work with the creative team to ideate concept ideas, and then see them through to completion. Involvement in all areas!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Strong familiarity with design software
  • Knowledge of creating assets to be optimal over a wide range of platforms
  • Experience with 3D work or UX design is a plus
Rockstar Games Logo

(Expired) Broadcast Technical Lead

4 months ago by Rockstar Games

New York City (New York), USA

Why we love this job:

  • Rockstar is one of the most recognizable game studios for their hit title Grand Theft Auto, and they’re hiring someone with expert experience in esports or gaming broadcasts! That’s pretty exciting…
  • The esports and streaming community has embraced GTA and its role playing world recently
  • You’ll be able to help drive the strategy of Rockstar’s gaming video initiatives. Got big ideas? Get ready to share ‘em!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Expert level proficiency with NewTek TriCaster hardware and NDI video tech
  • Familiarity with software such as OBS and Discord, and a knowledge of the major streaming platforms
  • Experience with audio mixing consoles and interfaces
ESL UK Logo

(Expired) Motion Graphic Designer

4 months ago by ESL UK

Leicester, UK

Why we love this job:

  • It’s a UK esports job outside of London. As a Newcastle upon Tyne-based company, that resonates with us
  • ESL is a massive force in esports, so a full time position in their office is always epic to see
  • Motion design is usually a caveat asked for in other design jobs - make the most of it being offered as its own position here!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 2 years of experience in design
  • Expertise in Adobe After Effects, Illustrator and Photoshop
  • Ability to meet strict deadlines without sacrificing quality of work
TSM Logo

(Expired) Merchandise Design Lead

4 months ago by TSM

Los Angeles (California), USA

Why we love this job:

  • It’s a position with one of the largest esports orgs there is
  • You get to work in the exciting realm of esports fashion, and play a big role in how TSM approaches it
  • You’ll oversee more than just the design of items, including strategy and marketing campaigns

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • 4 years of experience in design
  • Strong eye for detail and a high level of accuracy
  • Portfolio and track record of experience that can impress
Misfits Gaming Company Logo

(Expired) Video Editor - Mayhem & COD

4 months ago by Misfits Gaming Company

Boca Raton (Florida), USA

Why we love this job:

  • You won’t just be working on one major esports franchise…you’ll be working with Misfits’ franchises in the CoD League and the Overwatch League!
  • Travel to major esports events is mentioned as one of the job perks, and we can’t argue with that one!
  • Storytelling and comedic timing are skills that are asked for, meaning you’ll have some freedom to get creative!

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Experience working in post production
  • Expertise on Adobe Premiere and After Effects
  • Collaborative ability to work with other teams
Cloud9 Logo

(Expired) Partnerships Coordinator

4 months ago by Cloud9

Los Angeles (California), USA

Why we love this job:

  • It’s seriously some AAA stuff. A junior position with Cloud9, a fan favorite org in esports!
  • They don’t put a set amount of experience you need to take this position
  • You’ll be working with partner deliverables, and Cloud9 has some huge partners both endemic and non-endemic to esports

What you’ll need to make it yours:

  • Organized, with a love for a clean inbox
  • A love of wisdom and the attentiveness to learn
  • Being self motivated, but quick to confess a mistake or misunderstanding