If you’re an esports fan wanting to explore the possibility of working in the industry, it may not be as hard as you think.
Esports has progressed well beyond the days of teams and tournaments being run out of a bedroom with a small team of volunteers and part-timers.
Now, full-time careers are rampant and in so many sectors that anyone can make their dream job their actual profession.
Here are our top 5 jobs from HitmarkerJobs.com featuring some of the most recognized companies in esports.
Product Manager – Turtle Beach
One of the OG's of the esports scene, a brand so renowned that if you haven’t used a turtle beach headset it's questionable whether you've ever actually gamed. Turtle Beach is looking for a Product Manager with 5 years of experience in a product marketing, product management or a similar role.
Social Media Manager - Philadelphia Fusion
Another absolute giant from Overwatch, finishing 2nd in the Overwatch League’s inaugural season. With their spectacular orange identity and amazing content, Fusion is looking for an esports all-rounder who can dominate their social media.
Marketing & Social Media Intern – 100 Thieves
One of the newer teams in the scene but one that is making some huge waves, 100 Thieves is said to be looking to take the Fortnite scene by storm after already securing 1st seed in their debut season in the NA LCS. Some of the requirements of this paid internship are being passionate and knowledgeable about Fortnite, its community and competitive scene.
Head Coach - Shanghai Dragons
Founded in 2017, Shanghai Dragons is a Chinese team from The Overwatch League. There are no restrictions on nationality in this job as well as a light experience requirement, making it accessible to a lot of you. If you know how to adapt to meta changes in Overwatch and develop plans that lead to team victory, take a look at this job.
Head Coach, Overwatch Contenders - Infinite Esports and Entertainment
With the huge success of the Overwatch League it’s no surprise that not only the league teams are hiring but also the team’s academie! GG Esports, the academy team for the Houston Outlaws, is looking for a Head Coach to work with analysts, veterans, and esports professionals to develop the next generation of talent.
Three Full Time Writers - Dexerto
If none of the above take your fancy, you could of course work for us.
This is a remote-specific role based on the west coast of the United States for someone able to commit 40+ hours, available to start in 1-2 weeks!