Student- Esports Commentator

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

Global Education Movement at Southern New Hampshire University

New Hampshire, USA
Posted on Thursday, February 8, 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 student game commentator/shoutcaster to support the varsity Esports program. The Esports Commentator is responsible for live commentary of Esports games on our Twitch platform, as well as acting as a personality in recorded SNHU Esports content.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Familiarization with various Esports, including Valorant, League of Legends, Overwatch, Rocket League, and Super Smash Bros.

  • Knowledge of SNHU Esports player habits and preferences.

  • Verbal communication of chaotic game states.

  • Coordination with the Esports broadcast technician regarding live production operations.

  • Distribution of information for all SNHU Esports events.

  • Participation as a member of the SNHU Esports content team.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Enrollment in an Undergraduate program at SNHU

  • Strong game knowledge and concept communication

  • Must be reliable and punctual

  • Respectfulness and exceptional communication skills

  • Experience with various technologies including Twitch and Discord

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with collegiate esports

  • Knowledge of technology utilized in esports productions (Streamlabs OBS, Vmix, Twitch, YouTube)

Work Hours:

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

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.