Student - Esports Arena Technician

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

New Hampshire, USA
Posted on Friday, February 2, 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 an Esports Arena Technician to support the varsity Esports program. The Esports Arena Technician will work within our Operations Team and be responsible for operating and maintaining the space we have on campus. In addition, they will work with the Esports Operations Manager to coordinate events and help build a strong community within the Esports Space and campus.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Operation of the SNHU Esports Arena.
  • Guest check in at gaming stations.
  • Preparation for live events.
  • Install games, software, drivers, and troubleshoot issues with computers in the Esports Arena.
  • Maintain stations in the Esports Arena including resetting area back to normal protocol and sanitizing stations in between users.
  • Introducing Students, Faculty, and Staff to the arena and explaining our mission, goal, and program.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Enrollment in an Undergraduate program at SNHU
  • Work Study as part of financial aid package
  • Strong information technology skills including Windows 10, gaming and peripheral software, and user administration software
  • Must be reliable and punctual
  • Respectfulness and exceptional communication skills
  • Experience with technology utilized in esports/gaming
  • Customer Service Mindset

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with collegiate esports
  • Knowledge of technology utilized in esports (Discord, Game Platforms, Windows, Peripherals)
  • Customer Service Experience

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.