E-Sports Coordinator (EU)
For over 25 years, Epic Games has been making award winning games and game engine technology that empowers others to make visually stunning games and 3D content that brings environments to life like never before. Epic’s award-winning Unreal Engine technology not only provides game developers the ability to build high-fidelity, interactive experiences for PC, console, mobile, and VR, it is also a tool being embraced by content creators across a variety of industries such as media and entertainment, automotive, and architectural design. As we continue to build our Engine technology and develop remarkable games, we strive to build teams of world-class talent.
We think of “Epic” as the collective effort of smart, talented, passionate people who are dedicated to building the highest quality experiences possible for our developer and player communities. If you’d like to be part of something Epic while creating amazing games or incredible technology used across a multitude of industries, we’d love to hear from you!
Epic Games is seeking an upbeat, organized, and self-motivated individual to contribute to the growth of our Esports events and operations. The Esports Coordinator will work across teams including Community, Events, PR, Legal, Publishing and our Development teams in order to support and deliver on all Esports initiatives. You will have responsibilities that also include writing tournament announcements, handling the approval process for tournament organizers, collecting internal and external event reports, gathering community feedback on our Esports programs, traveling to events, and a number of other tasks.
The person in this role will be responsible for the following:
Managing everyday operations, maintenance and support of Epic Games hosted Esport tournaments for Paragon and other Epic Games titles
Coordinating Epic Games’ participation in third-party events
Managing the approval process for sanctioned tournament organizers and partners and following up on execution
Working closely with team members across multiple disciplines providing status updates or initiating discussion on project/event operations
Coordinating delivery of tournament announcements for Epic Games
Working with event organizers, partners, vendors, players and talent as needed
Actively managing Esport communication channels
Providing status updates to necessary stakeholders in an orderly and consistent manner
Providing summaries of Esports projects, initiatives, and tournament events
The ideal candidate will have the qualifications below:
Experience with coordinating and executing on Esport events, live events, and online tournaments
Extremely organized, meticulous attention to detail, and a driven desire to deliver excellent work
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Self-motivated with a “take-charge” attitude
Works well in a fast-paced environment managing multiple projects with minimal resources
Can adapt to frequent change with new plans and ideas
Available to travel often
Strong passion for Epic Games, Esports and competitive gaming
Please submit your resume and we’ll be in touch.
This is going to be Epic!