Zadina

Icy Veins Is Looking for a Heroes of the Storm Guide Writer

Sign in to follow this  

1 post in this topic

We have a quest for a wandering hero out there: to join our team and write guides about Heroes. Wait what?

16096-icy-veins-is-looking-for-a-heroes-

You have a week to answer the calling of this quest, which will offer you eternal glory as a reward! Alright, we might be exaggerating here, but feel free to check out the details of this position. Who knows? You might be the next member of our amazing Heroes of the Storm team.

 

We would like to announce that we are looking to hire one additional Heroes of the Storm guide writer for our Heroes section on Icy Veins.

The main duties will be writing guides for Heroes that are added to the game in the future and keeping these up to date over time. Moreover, you should be writing other guides that may prove to be useful for the section (map and/or gameplay guides etc).

For remuneration, we offer the writer 45% of the net revenues generated by their guides (the same percentage we offer to our Hearthstone, Diablo III, and other Heroes writers). This is not a full-time or part-time position, and you are free to manage your time as you please, provided that you can spend enough time writing and maintaining guides.

The requirements for the position are as follows:

  1. Excellent command of the English language.
  2. Ability to clearly and concisely explain things.
  3. High proficiency in Heroes of the Storm (Rank 1 and/or membership in a competitive team highly preferred).
  4. 18+ years of age.

The reason we are looking for an additional writer is the fact that the addition of new heroes is increasing the workload of existing writers. Coupled with Srey taking his esports career quite seriously, the rate of guide-writing has been slowed down.

In order to apply for this position, please e-mail us at jobs@icy-veins.com. Your first e-mail serves as your application, so we suggest you do your best to impress us right off the bat. We will stop taking new applications on the 1st of March 2016 at 00:00 GMT, after which time we will reply to all applicants.

Thank you and good luck!

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

Sign in to follow this  

  • Recently Browsing   0 members

    No registered users viewing this page.

  • Similar Content

    • By Stan

      In episode 14 of our podcast, we discuss the current Hearthstone meta with L0rinda, Warfronts testing and Deckard Cain with Stan, and Patrick guides us through the latest Overwatch content!
      Starring
      Patrick (@NotPatrick) Stan (@HeroesPWN) L0rinda (@LorindaGames) Timestamps
      [00:02] Hearthstone: Witchwood release and meta [00:17] WoW: Battle for Azeroth release date, Warfronts testing, Island Expeditions details, Battle for Lordaeron scenario [00:35] Overwatch: Retribution event, 6v6 elimination competitive season 1 [00:40] Heroes: Deckard Cain revealed, lore coming to the Nexus [00:47] General News: BlizzCon dates and speculation
      Previous Episodes
      Episode 13 Episode 12 Episode 11
    • By Stan

      In episode 13 of our podcast, we discuss the latest news from Blizzard games, including Witchwood card reveals with L0rinda, the "Avoid as Teammate" option in Overwatch, and more!
      Starring
      Patrick (@NotPatrick) Stan (@HeroesPWN) L0rinda (@LorindaGames) Timestamps
      [00:03] Hearthstone: The Witchwood Cards Reveals [00:16] Overwatch: Archives Event, Reaper Buffs, "Avoid as Teammate" Option [00:24] Heroes: Fenix is live (and a bit OP?), "Unusual Hero" Announcement at PAX East 2018 [00:29] WoW: BfA Alpha: Stormsong Valley, Xirev Gets All Achievements [00:33] StarCraft 2: Support Nation Wars, Fenix Commander Gift
      Previous Episodes
      Episode 12 Episode 11 Episode 10 Episode 9 Episode 8
    • By Blainie

      If you are hoping to submit an application for a class guide writing position, make sure to do it soon - the deadline is nearly here!
      As some of you may have seen in this post, we opened up applications for class guide writer positions last month. We have now set a deadline for the application process, with it ending on Monday, March 19, 2018, at 23:59 CET. 
      If you are hoping to put in application, make sure you submit it by the deadline or your application will not be considered. If you have already submitted an application, we will be reviewing and responding to them after the deadline has passed.
      If you want to re-read the description, requirements and how to apply, we have listed them once again below:
      Good luck everyone!
    • By Stan

      We're back discussing the latest news from all Blizzard games! Aleco talks about Hearthstone's latest Witchwood expansion, Stan shares his testing experience of Island Expeditions on BfA Alpha & Patrick sheds light on Overwatch's latest Hero Brigitte.
      Starring
      Patrick (@NotPatrick) Stan (@HeroesPWN) Aleco (@aleco_p) Timestamps
      [00:02] Hearthstone: The Witchwood Announcement & Details [00:15] WoW: Island Expeditions in Battle for Azeroth Alpha, Live Developer Q/A Roundup [00:25] Heroes of the Storm: Fenix Preview & Ranked Play Distribution [00:31] Overwatch: Brigitte Live [00:36] Diablo: Diablo 3 Nintendo Switch Pre-Order Available We're aiming to release 1 episode every other week. Feel free to share your thoughts and comments on the latest episode here. You can subscribe to the podcast by clicking the image below.

      Previous Episodes
      Episode 11 Episode 10 Episode 9 Episode 8
    • By Blainie

      Show off your knowledge as one of our new class guide writers!
      A new expansion is on the horizon and, in our quest to improve and perfect our guides, we are looking for new class writers to join our team. If you think you have what it takes, find out how to apply here!
      With World of Warcraft’s new expansion on the horizon and a period of relative calm for the next few months, we think it is the perfect opportunity to open up one or more WoW class guide writer positions (for PvE). 
      This is a paid position, with the amount earned by the writer being a share of the amount generated by the guides they write. More details about this will be available throughout the recruitment process, although we estimate that each writer will earn at least $500 per month per guide. 
      In order to be considered for the position, you will need to meet the following requirements:
      1. You should have a strong mastery of the English language, particularly in its written form.
      2. You should be playing World of Warcraft at a very high level, and have a very high degree of familiarity with at least one specialization (although ideally more than just one).
      3. You should be committed to playing World of Warcraft at a high level for the foreseeable future (roughly, at a minimum, for the first 6 months of Battle for Azeroth, though ideally for many years to come).
      To apply for the position, send us an e-mail at jobs@icy-veins.com. It is up to you to find the best way to express yourself over e-mail in order for your application to be compelling. The deadline for applications is Monday, March 19, 2018, at 23:59 CET.
      Good luck and we look forward to reading your applications!