Tournament Director

kpalmer

United in Gaming
Published
April 28, 2021
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Description

At United in Gaming, we believe in the power of one gaming community. Where competition meets connectivity to inspire and challenge gamers. We welcome gamers of all backgrounds, from casual to elite, to play, compete and connect on their terms. We provide an inclusive platform for all, creating a new experience for each gamer. Our ultimate goal is to combine competitive tournament play and social connectivity to better unite the entire gaming community. We may be new, but we're not new to gaming - we're here to make it better!

We are looking for an experienced Tournament Director to lead the competitions for our growing platform. Do you love gaming and esports tournaments? Do you know the ins and outs of different game styles? Can you navigate COD tracker to identify cheaters from non-cheaters? Can you set guidelines to ensure fair and equitable competitions that are fun for everyone and enforce discipline when needed? Then this role is perfect for you!

What you’ll do:

  • Organize and lead a team of people to run esports competitions for many styles of games
  • Working with talent to ensure a great experience for them and the players
  • Setting and enforcing the rules for competition especially when it comes to difficult decisions for fairness and equity
  • Identifying and enforcing punishment for cheaters to maintain the integrity of the competitions
  • Participating in the community to ensure that competitions are fair and fun for everyone
  • Communicating inside and outside the organization to promote tournaments
  • Partnering with the product team to innovate features and functionality to create great experiences for players

 

What we’re looking for:

  • Located in Atlanta, GA preferred, remote considered
  •  7+ years of experience running online gaming tournaments
  • Minimum 7+ years working in the gaming industry
  • Robust expertise in PC, console, and mobile gaming – spanning across all game genres
  • Extensive experience on Discord in gaming communities
  • Knowledge of different types of cheating methods in order to recognize and disqualify those who attempt to violate the spirit of the competitions
  • Organizational and communication skills to prepare teams for large events
  • Ability to plan and manage tournament budgets and finances
  • Ability to manage talent and different personalities
  • Bonus if you have previous startup experience and ability to flex to the scope required based on the business needs

 

Benefits and Perks

  • Competitive compensation with equity participation
  • Contract to permanent hire
  • Opportunity to be on the ground floor of a fast-growing startup – helping shape the product vision for gamers of ALL levels

 

United in Gaming, LLC is an equal opportunity employer committed to promoting an inclusive work environment free of discrimination and harassment. We welcome, celebrate, and aim to reflect the diversity of the world around us.

 

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