Rose Quarter Blazer5 Gaming Team Specialist in Portland, Oregon
Become a part of the team behind the team!
We have an outstanding opening to join our Blazer5 NBA 2k team as our Gaming Team Specialist by working at the ground-level with our players. From managing player relations, to the day-to-day problem solving, you will support the coach in the overall management of the team. With any league, franchise or organization, you will face challenges. Blazer5 Gaming is seeking out individuals who are committed to paving the way for those who come after them, and we are looking for someone who champions change.
You will work directly with the players by facilitating communication with other teams to schedule practice and manage each player's calendar. You will have an opportunity to develop meaningful relationships with each player and ensure their needs are looked after while disseminating those needs to internal partners throughout the season.
Work with the team’s coach to schedule and execute team practices.
Champion team and player needs internally, develop meaningful relationships that allow you to accurately communicate on their behalf.
Coordinate day-to-day and seasonal logistics for the team (not limited to hotels, flights, or services within housing).
Manage the global calendar for all esports-related activities, inclusive of player schedules, the league calendar, and more.
Setup and manage equipment in the practice facility and live-streaming room.
Manage equipment and apparel inventory in the practice facility.
Support player and team development through the observation of practice and by providing perspective to the coach where vital.
Support other areas of the business, as needed.
We’d Like to Hear from You if:
You are at least 18 years of age.
You have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills.
You are passionate about working in a team setting and are motivated by helping others succeed.
You showcase a willingness to learn and grow within a highly dynamic environment.
You are a self-starter who does not overlook the details.
You are confident in the troubleshooting and setup of computers, live-streaming, cameras, and miscellaneous gaming software.
You can learn and/or use Discord as a communication tool.
You thrive when working as a team with people of a diverse set of backgrounds and abilities.
You will maintain confidentiality and exercise discretion when working with critical or proprietary information.
Offers of employment are conditional upon the results of a background investigation. We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories and review results on an individual basis.
The Portland Trail Blazers at the Rose Quarter embraces diversity and inclusion. We celebrate individual expression and uniqueness on our campus. We do not tolerate harassment or discrimination. We are committed to hiring individuals that reflect the community we serve without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, disability, genetic information, or other legally protected characteristics. We are an equal opportunity employer.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform crucial job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.
We invest in our employees inside and outside of work. Our benefits package for full-time teammates includes:
Paid Maternal & Parental Leave
Flexible Time Off (3 weeks + 11 holidays)
Free Parking + Discounted Mass Transit Passes
Discounted & Complimentary Tickets
Ongoing Learning & Development
Street: One North Center Court