How do you land that dream job in esports? Where do you find the best esports jobs? With the industry growing at an almost alarming rate, there are more roles emerging all the time with more talent across the board required to sustain and continue this growth.
This is where we come in. Each month we will look through a selection of our favourite current jobs over on Hitmarker and share them with you, our readers, in the hope of landing you a career in our wonderful industry.
G2 Esports – Berlin, Germany – Product Manager Merchandise – Full-Time
G2 esports is a pretty big deal. With rosters in top esports titles from CS:GO and R6 Siege, to its infamous League of Legends side that just won its first international event and first EU LoL titles since Season 1. The Spanish organisation, based in Berlin, Germany, has had a wild past 12 months and is looking to add the next addition to the G2 Army in the form of a Product Manager for Merchandise. Do you have what it takes to deliver the G2 message?
You’ll need to develop and implement product strategies, work closely with the marketing and drive retail distribution, alongside making sure G2’s brand is consistent across all products. G2 are looking for someone with a BA/BS in Merchandising, Fashion, Business or Finance, with at least three + years experience in merchandising and five + years in product management; or an equivalent of the above. More details can be found below.
You can apply for this job here
Fnatic – London, United Kingdom – Head of Content – Full-Time
Fnatic is one of the most well-known brands in esports. The UK based organisation have sides representing them across all manner of titles and can be seen at the finals of most major esports titles, if you want to work in one of the best cities in the world, for one of its most well-known organisations, then this job could be for you.
If you love content, Fnatic might just be the perfect home for you. Leading a team focused on producing ‘out-of-the-box content that grows and enhances the Fnatic brand’. Your goals in this role will be to establish an industry leading content function, drive sustained growth of all Fnatic content channel, discover new opportunities for content and work with partners. You need to have a commercial mindset, good interpersonal skills and a sense of urgency. Full details can be found below.
You can apply for this job here
PlayStation – Sr. Manager, Competitive Gaming (North America) – San Mateo, USA – Full-Time
PlayStation’s motto is that its platform is the ‘Best Place to Play’, so why not see if it’s also the Best Place to Work? PlayStation is the market leader in the console gaming space right now with the PS4, and the company is looking to bring in an Esports Manager to oversee the initiative, making you responsible for leading the major aspect of PlayStation going forward. You will be tasked with building the overall infrastructure for the project.
PlayStation is looking for someone with six years + of experience in the gaming industry, with at least three years specifically in esports. With extensive knowledge of competitive gaming and a strong ability to network with leaders in the space. Strong presentation skills, leadership, creating business models, financial acumen and excellent written and verbal communications skills are what will set you apart from the rest when it comes to this role. You must also be able to work in the U.S. Full details can be found below.
You can apply for the job here
That wraps up this month’s list. Check back in the first week of July for another set of amazing esports jobs or head over to Hitmarkerjobs.com.