Student Worker - Esports Team Manager

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

New Hampshire, USA
Posted on Saturday, January 27, 2024

Southern New Hampshire University is a team of innovators. World changers. Individuals who believe in progress with purpose. Since 1932, our people-centered strategy has defined us — and helped us grow a team that now serves over 180,000 learners worldwide.

Our mission to transform lives is made possible by talented people who bring diverse industry experience, backgrounds and skills to the university. And today, we're ready to expand our reach. All we need is you.

The opportunity

Southern New Hampshire University’s traditional campus is currently seeking a team manager to support the varsity Esports program. The Esports Team Manager will work closely with one of our five Varsity teams and be responsible for all scheduling of scrimmages, practices, and coordination with opposing teams for these purposes. In addition, they will work with the Esports Operations Manager to coordinate time in the arena for their team. They will work as a member of the Esports Operations team handling all logistics for their team and act as a liaison to the Esports Content team to coordinate live broadcasts. In addition, they will work with the coach of their Varsity Esports team to assist in the management of that team.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Coordination of all competitive events and practices for one of our Varsity teams.
  • Standardization and synchronization of all schedules for one of our Varsity teams.
  • Strategy and execution of scrimmage and practice matchups.
  • Recording of scrimmage and match results.
  • Gather and provide scouting information to coaches for each match.
  • Coordination with the Esports Content Team to develop stream assets and content opportunities.
  • Distribution of information for all SNHU Esports events.
  • Participation as a member of the SNHU Esports Operations Team.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Enrollment in an Undergraduate program at SNHU
  • Strong social media knowledge
  • Must be reliable and punctual
  • Respectfulness and exceptional communication skills
  • Experience with various technologies including Twitch and Discord
  • Work Study as part of financial aid package
  • Understanding/interest in one of the five games (Rocket League, Super Smash Bros, Valorant, League of Legends, Overwatch)

Work Hours:

Flexible shift hours between 8:00am-10:00pm

Learning Outcomes/Skills Learned:

  • Critical Thinking/Problem Solving,
  • Oral/Written Communication
  • Teamwork/Collaboration
  • Digital Technology
  • Career Management
  • Creativity

We believe real innovation comes from inclusion - where different experiences, perspectives and talents are celebrated. So if you're wondering whether SNHU is right for you, take the leap and apply. You might be just the person we're looking for.