Careers

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Game Gym is the conduit through which the local (and now online) community interacts with esports. We are your friendly neighborhood esports training center. Think of us as Average Joe’s gym, but for esports. Our goal is to help people get better at their games, help our community learn healthy gaming habits, and provide a place where gamers, coaches, and parents can play and learn in a safe and creative environment. We run live and online camps, classes, private lessons, birthdays, and tournaments out of our headquarters in Rockville, MD.

 

Open Internship Positions:

• All internships are remote with 1 position open unless specified in their specific description below.
• All positions require remote working hours in our Game Gym Discord and only the Production/Broadcast Intern has part-time hours at the Game Gym Office.


Camp Coaches

About the Position: Game Gym is looking for multiple coaches for various esport games. Our coaches must have full knowledge of the game they are coaching our campers and some experience working with young kids (ages 8 to 16).  This position requires knowledge of competitive esports, great customer service skills, and a cool head under pressure. You will work closely with Game Gym’s Camp Director and other Game Gym Coaches to make sure Game Gym campers are having fun while learning life and in-game skills. All Game Gym Coaches will go through our certification program.

About you: You love of the game(s) and enjoy teaching them to kids in a structured camp environment. You are passionate about esports community and make sure camper has a great experience.

Games: 
Fortnite
NBA2K (in-person)
NHL (in-person)
Rocket League
Super Smash Bros.
Roblox

Note:  Game camps during the pandemic have all been virtual. We are looking to offer in-person and virtual camps 2022 summer. Please plan to be available for virtual and in-person camps. More details discussed during the interview process.

Tournament Organizing Intern

About the Position: Game Gym is looking for two Tournament Organizing Interns to help build out and execute Game Gym’s tournaments. This internship requires knowledge of competitive esports, great customer service skills, and a cool head under pressure. You will work closely with Game Gym’s Head Tournament Organizers to make all of our competitions a success.

About you: You love competitions and the excitement and pressure that goes along with them. You are passionate about community engagement and make sure each participant has a great experience.

Events Intern (2 open positions)

About the Position: Game Gym is looking for an Event Intern to help build out and execute Game Gym’s Summer Bash Championship. This internship requires a little bit of everything from speaker recruitment, event scheduling, business development, to marketing and creative, to tournament organizing. You will work closely with Game Gym’s events team to make the Summer Bash a success.

About you: You are a jack of all trades and don’t get flustered easily. You love live events and the excitement and pressure that goes along with them. You have one eye on the details and one eye on the big picture. You work well in a team and can tackle anything we throw at you.

Production/Broadcast Intern (remote and Game Gym Office)

About the position: Game Gym is looking for a Broadcast Intern to help with our live broadcasts and content related to said broadcasts. You will work within our production department to make sure our broadcasts are top-notch, cutdowns are timely and effective, and content gets uploaded with thumbnails accurately. Interns will directly assist with live broadcasts and the preparation and will be needed onsite.

About you: You come with a base knowledge of rocket league and a desire to learn what goes into broadcasts. You are a fast learner, cool under pressure, and appreciate work that goes into the “back end” of a broadcast. 

Social Media Intern

About the position: Game Gym is looking for a Social Media intern to help with message crafting, promotions, and planning. You will work closely with Game Gym’s Social Media Manager to build out and execute a social media plan for the Spring. Additionally, you will work closely with other departments to coordinate asset creation, promotions, and other important announcements.

About you: You come with a love of social media and an understanding of the gaming and esports worlds. You value storytelling, high-quality work, and how social media can bring people together and build community.

Web Development Intern

About the position: Game Gym is looking for a web development intern to help build and shape our visitor’s experience on our websites. You will work closely with Game Gym VP of Operations to create and implement a cohesive marketing plan for Game Gym’s Spring Season which includes the District Esports League, the DMV’s Spring Summit, Game Gym’s afterschool and weekend programming and Mid-Atlantic Esports Conference.

    • Know HTML and CSS
    • Knowledge of and know how to work with JavaScript, PHP, and other relevant web design coding languages
    • Research, implement, create and test applications for websites
    • Collaborate with other Game Gym team members
    • Present design specs
    • Work with graphics and other designers
    • Troubleshoot website problems
    • Maintain and update websites
    • Monitor website traffic
    • Stay up-to-date on technology
    • Ability to help with writing creative
    • Ability to multi-task, problem-solve and be detailed-oriented

About you: You are hungry to learn and ideally come with a base knowledge of html coding, graphic design, marketing, and the world of esports. You take pride in your attention to detail and strive to make sure that everything created by Game Gym presents us and our partners in the best light.

Discord Management Intern

About the position: Game Gym is looking for a Discord Management Intern to help run, organize, and monitor Game Gym’s growing Discord Community. Game Gym’s Discord consists of 3000+ competitors, campers, and other communities that have a variety of interests. We are looking for an intern who can post conversation starters, plan events and giveaways, organize the Discord efficiently, and monitor the discord to make sure content stays appropriate.

About You: You are passionate about building communities, community engagement, and thinking outside the box. You don’t mind putting yourself out there and enforcing rules and standards. You are trustworthy and are focused on looking out for others and making sure the community stays safe for all.