Enthusiast Gaming (TSXV:EGLX) is one of the largest vertically integrated video game and esports companies in the world. The company’s digital platform includes more than 85 gaming related websites and 900 YouTube channels which collectively reach 150 million visitors monthly. Enthusiast’s esports division, Luminosity Gaming, is a leading global esports organization which owns 8 professional esports teams including the #1 ranked Overwatch team, the Vancouver Titans. Luminosity also manages over 50 gaming influencers with a total audience of 60 million followers. Collectively, Luminosity’s community reaches over 200 million gaming enthusiasts on a monthly basis. Enthusiast also owns and operates Canada’s largest gaming expo, EGLX (eglx.ca) with approximately 55,000 people attending in 2018. For more information on the company, visit www.enthusiastgaming.com and luminosity.gg.

The IT Manager, reporting to the VP of Engineering, will work closely with the People & Culture team to help EG make the next leap in it’s growth strategy. The product roadmap will be to take control over all hardware assets and build an actual inventory and shipping platform to match the needs of the contemporary distributed corporate entity. Building out new hire and off-boarding procedures will be a very close second.

Role Responsibilities:

  • You will be responsible for all company IT functions
  • Oversee system of hardware and software license management
  • Manage internal communications application platforms (Google Workplace, Slack, Jira, etc)
  • Build and maintain accurate lists of IT inventory
  • Oversee the system of office networking and manage contractors
  • Interface with HR and Security organizations to provide great employee experience while delivering secure, managed network
    • Onboarding / offboarding employees
  • Migration of M&A companies IT resources into our structure
  • Able to provide cost breakdowns for all IT resources
  • Maintain IT Ticket portal for inbound requests
  • May require working during non-business hours and on weekends
  • Other tasks as required

Education & Experience:

  • University or College Degree in Computer Science or a related experience
  • 5+ years of related professional experience
  • Experience working with Google Workspace, Slack and Jira is required

Skills & Abilities:

  • Detailed-oriented, self-motivated, and resourceful with the ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment.
  • Possess strong business acumen with an understanding of the link between business needs and IT operations.
  • Comfortable working with all levels of the organization, from executive to associate level
  • Proven track record in working with multiple initiatives at the same time and have a proactive approach to problem-solving and coordination
  • Ability to adapt to a dynamic environment and work under tight deadlines
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable working with Mac and PC platforms

What We Offer

We offer you the opportunity to join our highly collaborative, remote team. We anticipate continued growth over the coming years, which will provide tremendous opportunity for you to grow with us.

For more information about us, please visit www.enthusiastgaming.com.

Enthusiast Gaming is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes and encourages applications from all interested and qualified candidates. Enthusiast Gaming will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform Enthusiast Gaming staff of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation.