Talent Acquisition Specialist to the World’s Largest Esports & Gaming Media

Are you a talent acquisition specialist at the beginning of your career? Do you want to work in a fast-paced startup where you learn as much in 1 year as in several years somewhere else?


Wehype is going to double headcount 2021 and we need some help from you with making sure that happens! 



What is Wehype?

Wehype is The World’s Largest Esports & Gaming Media. We are the leading influencer marketing solution specialized in Twitch and YouTube, reaching 2B+ gamers worldwide. 


Since 2016, we have grown to more than triple the size today and work with brands such as MSI, EA, and Activision. 


What are our plans for 2021?

2021 will be another year of growth for us. We will go from 19 to 38 people, move into larger, brand new office facilities, and expand globally.  


As our Talent Acquisition Specialist, you will own the hiring roadmap together with our human resources manager Jonathan. 



You will

  • Source candidates for a wide range of roles from partnership managers to full-stack developers
  • Write job ads and publish them in the right channels
  • Do interviews with candidates
  • Take references at the end of the recruitment process
  • Work closely together with our management team


Who you are 

To thrive in this role, it is important that 

  • You have an interest in video games
  • You have an educational background in HR or similar
  • You have worked in tools like LinkedIn recruiter and applicant tracking systems before.
  • You have done some work related to recruitment before (this could be everything from an internship to a full-time role)
  • You are a driven and entrepreneurial person who gets shit done


Why join Wehype?

  • We are growing extremely fast on the back of the booming gaming and esports momentum.
  • Gaming stations (PC & Console) at work for fun and high-end work equipment (Mac or Windows) are provided for you to get the job done.
  • You get the chance to explore the heart of Sweden in all its beauty.
  • You are provided with the possibility to work remotely for extra safety during the pandemic and/or if you need extra flexibility for your daily routine. 
  • You will be backed by a supportive team that will do everything to help you succeed in your new role.
  • A Wellness Grant to cover your gym/training costs is offered to you. 
  • You have access to free breakfast available at the office.
  • A brand new office with all conveniences you can think of awaits you including free electric scooters for your meetings, snacks, soft drinks.
  • You have access to twenty-five (25) days of vacation per year.


Do you want to be a part of a fast-growing company and are excited about talent acquisition? Click connect now.

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


Svartbäcksgatan 20
753 32 Uppsala Directions View page

Why work at Wehype?

  • It's inspiring!

    Everyday at Wehype, we work with the most talented gaming creators in the world. We are constantly breaking new grounds when it comes to interactive content within gaming & esport.

  • The hype family

    Being part of Wehype, is being part of a family. We treat our colleagues, clients, creators and partners as family. We regularly host company dinners at the office, meetups with our creators and fun activities with our clients.

  • The gaming lifestyle

    Did we mention that we are passionate about what we do? This does not only reflect the amazing people working at Wehype, but also the gaming setups and the frequent Switch tournaments at the office. 🎮

  • We help you relocate

    Are you thinking of relocating to Sweden and work with us? Don't worry, we will help you through the whole process and make sure you get here as smooth as possible. 🌍

Culture & Perks

Wehype is a workplace built around the passion for gaming. We focus on hiring a diverse team, always encouraging applicants from all demographics, background and cultures, everyone with the joint passion and drive to further develop the gaming community.

At Wehype we offer unique perks and benefits; Group Training Sessions, Boarding Game Nights, Gaming themed AW's, Free Everyday Breakfast - to name a few.

Already working at Wehype?

Let’s recruit together and find your next colleague.

  • Björn Karlsson
  • Christian Ponziani
  • Christopher Söderberg
  • Emil Smith
  • Eric Clark
  • Erik Alenvall
  • Federico Cattaneo
  • Gustaf Smith
  • Joakim Borgström
  • Jonathan Åsbrink

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