Hawks Talon GC is looking for a paid intern for the 2020 NBA 2K League season.
The intern will assist in a variety of roles with Hawks Talon, from helping head coach Wes Acuff with game film to assisting the content and social teams throughout the season.
UPDATE: Acuff also indicated on Twitter that he will assemble an Atlanta-based practice squad for Hawks Talon.
Next week I’ll be assembling a @HawksTalonGC Practice Squad! Are you Elite? Are you in the ATL or surrounding areas? Would you like the opportunity to practice against the Pros? Tag the best players below and let’s get it started!!!! ⬇️
Hawks Talon GC finished 5-11 in 2019, its first season in the NBA 2K League, and swung a major offseason deal to acquire 2019 Rookie of the Year candidate BP from Kings Guard Gaming. The team selected Lee, Kel, FollowTHEGOD, and Arkele in the 2020 draft, with 2019 mid-season acquisition MrStylez—like BP, a top-5 pick in 2019—filling out the roster.
Hawks Talon GC is the Atlanta Hawks affiliate team in the NBA 2K League. Hawks Talon GC was one of four expansions team in the NBA 2K League, a professional competitive gaming league co-founded by the NBA and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc. (NASDAQ:TTWO). The NBA 2K League features the best NBA 2K players in the world competing as unique characters in 5-on-5 play against other teams in a mix of regular season games, tournaments and playoffs. For more information on Hawks Talon GC, visit hawkstalongc.gg or follow the team on Twitter and Instagram
- Download and archive game film
- Study game film to track stats and tendencies
- Coordinate and book team travel
- Assist with managing practice facility
- Post to social platforms
- Capture pictures/video of team events
- Assist with planning of community events
- Additional special projects to support gaming and business operations
- Experience with game streaming platforms: Twitch, Mixer, YouTube, etc.
- Experience with social platforms to share information: Twitter, Instagram, etc.
- Experience with video editing and Photoshop preferred
- Ability to work odd and late hours
- Ability to work with little supervision
- High level of maturity and responsibility
- College student or recent graduate interested in a career in eSports preferred
- Local to Metro-Atlanta preferred
- Strong familiarity with 2K League/eSports highly preferred