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Cybersport.com is an ESforce Holding project headquartered in Berlin, Germany with supporting staff in Moscow, Russia. For opportunities in Moscow, Russia - please visit ESForce.org Cybersport.com is an international media brand looking to grow its team with passionate, self-starting members within the esports scene. whether you love gaming or have been in esports for years, we welcome you to consider our currently available positions!

What we offer

  • Competitive Salary: We're proud to offer employees competitive salaries of the market in view of the cost-of-living in Berlin, Germany.

  • Exciting Work Environment: We work, live and breathe esports and continue to do so in our exciting new Berlin office. We host monthly activities, compete across various esports titles and work hard in building out this great company. If you want to be engaged and relied on for your deep passion for esports, Cybersport.com is the ideal environment to grow and be among similar individuals.

  • Relocation Benefits: Current full-time positions at Cybersport.com is in the beautiful city of Berlin, Germany. Though we understand leaving home can be difficult for some, we offer all the necessary assistance in getting you relocated, registered and working full-time with us. Regardless if our staff have lived in Germany all their life or new to the city just like you, we work hard to make you feel acquainted with the city and its unique culture and life.

  • Work/Life Flexibility: Working as a media brand requires unique dedicated hours from very unique people. With that, we also respect your personal obligations to your professional responsibilities are separate and require your own time and attention. We're dedicated to our job, but also respect the time you need to spend with your family, health and life-style.

League of Legends Writer - Europe (Full-Time)

We’re looking for the best and brightest to join our team. We’re looking for fulltime members, to help us cover the biggest events, all over the world. If you can check off the following boxes, you should get in touch with us!

Responsibilities

  • Regularly pitch and draft unique written editorial content, per supervising editor approval, to be produced on a weekly basis
  • Create insightful written content regarding League of Legends and the competitive games involved, incl. strategies, changes to the game and its effects
  • Produce unique content ranging from interviews, match/game analysis to profiles on team and player histories
  • Report on and write esports news and community happenings on a daily basis
  • Be comfortable and charismatic on social media, speaking enthusiastically about your opinions regarding a team’s success or failures, the specific games and upcoming matches
  • Think creatively about featured pieces and out-of-the-box content ideas with partners
  • Be able to attend the EU LCS studio in Berlin on a regular basis for on-site coverage and interviews
  • Be ready to travel to all the large events for your specific game, where you will be interviewing player, coaches, casters and other relevant individuals and push content back to our editors

Requirements

  • Previous experience in writing hard-hitting articles, breaking esports news or credible strategy analysis
  • Not afraid to express professional and personal opinions in written or other form
  • Relative connections/relationships with current LoL brands and icons
  • Expert in the LoL esport scene
  • Be willing to relocate to Berlin, Germany to work from the Cybersport.com offices

We offer

  • A chance to be part of the ESforce family, as we shape up with arenas, news and esports all across the world.
  • The opportunity to help shape the brand, as we rise from humble esports covering beginnings, to a global news and editorial outlet.
  • Event travel and coverage, establish relationships with teams and players to better position the brand's standing within the scene

So if you think you have an eye for League of Legends, a talent for making people talk about it, or an itch to tell the world how you see it, show us your stuff, and maybe you’ll be our newest team member!

When applying...

Please remember to send samples of your written work including news coverage and in-depth handling of Dota 2 (within your CV or cover letter)

 

Freelance graphics designer

Just in case you're a graphics designer with some free time on their hands and hunger to do more, we have just the right job for you. Cybersport.com is looking to hire experienced freelance graphics designers to help us improve the visuals of our website and social media presence.

As a freelance graphic designer, we'll approach you to:

  • Come up with creative ways to improve visuals of articles
  • Create template layout designs for featured pieces
  • Help improve social media templates and visuals
  • Create thumbnail template formats for YouTube
  • Create infographics and relevant assets

You should:

  • Be fully at home in Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator
    • Some video editing, animation and After Effects experience a plus
  • Be communicative and comfortable working with deadlines
  • Be able to execute creatively within certain branding standards

 Note before applying:

  • Please send portfolio reel or published works displaying your range of graphic capabilities and strengths
  • Please specify your freelance rates for different work

League of Legends Staff Writer - Los Angeles, North America [Full-Time]

With NA LCS going through its biggest makeover yet, we're looking to hire an experienced League of Legends writer to stay on the pulse of the league. If you can check off the following boxes, make sure to get in touch with us!

Responsibilities

  • Regularly pitch and draft unique written editorial content, per supervising editor approval, to be produced on a weekly basis
  • Provide on-site coverage and interviews with the attending North-American League of Legends Players, Commentators, and iconic people
  • Create insightful written content regarding Dota 2 and the competitive games involved,
    incl. strategies, changes to the game and its effects
  • Produce unique content ranging from interviews, match/game analysis to profiles on team and player histories
  • Report on and write esports news and community happenings on a daily basis
  • Be ready to travel to all the large events for your specific game, where you will be interviewing player, coaches, casters and other relevant individuals and push content back to our editors
  • Assist with Social Media postings during North-American time-zones

Requirements

  • Based in Los Angeles, can attend the NA LCS studios regularly
  • Relative connections/relationships with current League of Legends brands and icons
  • Deep understanding of League of Legends, the history and growth of the NA LCS and its competitors

We offer

  • A chance to be part of the ESforce family, as we shape up with arenas, news and esports all across the world.
  • The opportunity to further develop the brand
  • Event travel full coverage, establish relationships with teams and players to better position the brand's standing within the scene
  • Work from home with the trust and confidence to fulfill your responsibilities

If you feel all of this is for you, think you'd be awesome at it and have been looking for full-time job in esports — send us your application!

When applying...
Please remember to send samples of your written work including news coverage and in-depth handling of League of Legends (within your CV or cover letter)

 

Weekend Editor

 We’re looking for the best and brightest to join our team. We’re looking for fulltime members, to help us cover the biggest events, all over the world. If you can check off the following boxes, you should get in touch with us! 

Responsibilities

  • Cover and report news coming out during the weekends. At the moment we’re covering CS:GO, Dota 2, LoL, OW and PUBG so a satisfactory knowledge of each game is required.
  • Push the written weekend pieces on social media
  • Organize publishing responsibility with other news writers to ensure smooth transition of work between regions
  • Ensure content quota on weekend basis is fulfilled
  • Be available for Friday and Monday morning calls to coordinate weekend content

You have the following qualifications

  • Comfortable writing general news-related esports content
  • Comfortable working off-hours during event-heavy weekends
  • Experience in pushing necessary deadlines and responsibilities
  • Familiar with League of Legends, Dota 2, Counter-Strike, Overwatch and PUBG scenes

In return, we offer

  • A chance to be part of the ESforce family, as we shape up with arenas, news and esports all across the world.
  • The opportunity to help shape the brand, as we rise from humble esport covering beginnings, to a global news and editorial outlet.
  • Event travel and coverage, establish relationships with teams and players to better position the brand's standing within the scene

If any of this sounds like you, then we’d love for you to get in touch. So throw us a line, or hit us up on skype, and let’s have a chat.

Freelance video FX artists

If After Effects and the rest of his Adobe Premiere Suite cousins are your forte and you're looking to earn some extra, you're in luck. Cybersport.com is looking to hire freelance video FX artists to help us shape the vision of our upcoming video content. 

As a freelance video FX artist, we'll approach you to:

  • Create into, outro and logo animations for our video content
  • Create templates for various video elements, such as nameplates, infoboxes, transition animations and more. 
  • Work with the Cybersport.com team to put together video content from different pieces
  • Advice on studio and equipment set-ups for optimal production quality

Ideally, you should:

  • Be fully at home in Adobe Premier Suite
  • Be communicative and comfortable working with deadlines
  • Be quick in executing tasks during heavy-content days (e.g. on-site tournament coverage)
  • Be able to execute creatively within certain branding standards

 Note before applying:

  • Please send portfolio reel or published works displaying your range of animation capabilities and strengths
  • Please specify your freelance rates for different work

Esports News Writer - North America

We're looking for NA-based writers and editors to help us cover the dynamic esports scene during NA work hours. Are you multi-game proficient? Tick off the checkboxes below? Then get in touch.

Responsibilities

  • Stay on the pulse of the esports titles which are the focus of Cybersport.com's coverage
  • Report on and write esports news and community happenings on a daily basis with speed and quality
  • Help with our social media feed during NA hours
  • Able and willing to work independently without senior supervision
  • Able and willing to help other NA crew with their daily duties

Requirements

  • Intimately familiar with the League of Legends scene, which will be the bulk of the reporting
  • Familiar with other esports scenes such as Counter-Strike, Dota 2, PUBG and Overwatch
  • Be proactive in finding curious pieces of news and community content that are not necessarily on all front pages
  • Existing track record in news writing and reporting

We offer

  • A chance to be part of the ESforce family, as we shape up with arenas, news and esports all across the world.
  • The opportunity to help shape the brand as we venture into 2017
  • A chance to earn extra by pitching unique feature content ideas such as interviews, analyses, or player/team profiles
  • Work from home with the trust and confidence to fulfill your responsibilities

So if you are interested in more than one esport and want to earn a living writing about our industry — get in touch. 

When applying...

Please remember to send samples of your written work including news coverage of various esports titles (within your CV or cover letter)

 

Dota 2 Writer - Europe (Full-Time)

We’re looking for the best and brightest to join our team. We’re looking for fulltime members, to help us cover the biggest events, all over the world. If you can check off the following boxes, you should get in touch with us!

Responsibilities

  • Regularly pitch and draft unique written editorial content, per supervising editor approval, to be produced on a weekly basis
  • Create insightful written content regarding Dota 2 and the competitive games involved, incl. strategies, changes to the game and its effects
  • Produce unique content ranging from interviews, match/game analysis to profiles on team and player histories
  • Report on and write esports news and community happenings on a daily basis
  • Be comfortable and charismatic on social media, speaking enthusiastically about your opinions regarding a team’s success or failures, the specific games and upcoming matches
  • Think creatively about featured pieces and out-of-the-box content ideas with partners
  • Be ready to travel to all the large events for your specific game, where you will be interviewing player, coaches, casters and other relevant individuals and push content back to our editors

Requirements

  • Previous experience in writing hard-hitting articles, breaking esports news or credible strategy analysis
  • Not afraid to express professional and personal opinions in written or other form
  • Relative connections/relationships with current Dota 2 brands and icons
  • Expert in the Dota 2 esport scene
  • Relocation to Berlin, Germany required

We offer

  • A chance to be part of the ESforce family, as we shape up with arenas, news and esports all across the world.
  • The opportunity to help shape the brand, as we rise from humble esports covering beginnings, to a global news and editorial outlet.
  • Event travel and coverage, establish relationships with teams and players to better position the brand's standing within the scene

So if you think you have an eye for Dota 2, a talent for making people talk about it, or an itch to tell the world how you see it, show us your stuff, and maybe
you’ll be our newest team member!

When applying...

Please remember to send samples of your written work including news coverage and in-depth handling of Dota 2 (within your CV or cover letter)

 

Freelance: Translators (KR and CN) & Writers

 

Didn’t find yourself in the postings above? Have no fear, the freelance option is here! If you’ve got too many projects going, an education to sort, or just a world to see, but you still have a thing or two to say about esports, then we’d still like you to get in touch.

Available Freelance/Part-time Positions

  • Esports Freelance Writer positions: features, opinions, analysis, interviews
  • Korean Translator
  • Chinese Translator

As an esports writer

  • Be a strongly-opinionated and knowledgeable of your scene
  • Be regularly prepared to pitch ideas and coordinate with an editor to map out a working structure for the piece

As a freelance translator

  • Assist us in understanding relevant news and interviews published around the world (Dota 2/Counter-Strike/League of Legends)
  • Have a preference over translators who can comfortably write compelling stories and conduct (written/speech) interviews on their own
  • Be ready and available to travel in-case of international events to interview international players
  • Be comfortable on-camera and can serve as a pundit with interview is a strong preference
  • Be familiar with the game and can comfortably talk about it is also a strong plus

Offerings

  • Work from anywhere in the world
  • Part-time flexibility
  • Potential for press passes for events

Before applying...
If applying as a translator, please specify the game you are most comfortable with, primary language and secondary-learned language.