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Performance Coach

July 1, 2024 · Marcus Schön

The opportunity

We are looking for our next performance coach that will help the team reach new heights. 9INE has just signed its first international roster and to help the players excel in the server we need you to help them prepare in the best way possible. You will join our coaching team consisting of an Analyst, Head Coach and Manager and will report to our Chief Gaming Officer. This role may require you to travel with the team on bootcamps and LAN tournaments.


You will:

  • Help players both individually and as a group become the best version of themselves.
  • Work together with the coaching staff to develop the players in the best way possible.
  • Oversee and analyze the players performance on an ongoing basis.
  • Actively seek out and work with any problems that may arise in the team.

We think it would be great if:

  • You have a minimum of 1-3 years of experience in performance psychology, preferably in esports or traditional sports settings.
  • You have a strong understanding of esports culture, game mechanics, and the unique psychological challenges faced by esports athletes.
  • You have relevant licensure or certification (e.g., Licensed Psychologist, Certified Mental Performance Consultant).
  • You have a Master's or Doctoral degree in Psychology, Sports Psychology, Counseling, or a related field desirable.

We value team players who:

  • Approach their work with confidence and a well-founded knowledge base, ready to share insights with players and colleagues.
  • Embrace challenges with a solution-focused attitude, always aiming to provide reliable counsel to our players.
  • Can communicate clearly and effectively, whether in writing or speaking, in English.

About 9INE

As an established yet dynamically growing Esports Organization and Talent Management Company, 9INE is where passion for gaming and commitment to our community guide our daily work. We’ve made a name for ourselves in Europe and are pioneering industry changes with a focus on excellence and ethical responsibility towards players, fans, and business partners.


Joining Our Team Means:

You’ll be part of a culture that promotes work-life harmony and a team effort, where your contributions are valued and your personal growth is integral to our collective success.


Ready to Step into the Game?

If you’re poised to join a team that’s pushing the boundaries of esports, we’re excited to hear from you. Please send us your CV and a personal letter detailing why you’re drawn to 9INE and how your journey has prepared you for this role to adam@9ine.gg.