Employment

Baseball Operations Intern

About Inside Edge

Inside Edge Scouting Services specializes in data capture and analytics down to the finest details of every Major League game.  Major League clubs, media, and other clients subscribe to our real-time pitch-by-pitch data, custom-tailored reports, and advanced analytic tools to gain an edge on their competition.  We provide a fun, fast-paced work environment and an opportunity to get started on a career in baseball and differentiate yourself from other job seekers.  Past interns have gone on to positions with both Major League clubs and media organizations.


Position Title & Description

Baseball Operations Intern:  Candidates filling this position will gain valuable experience with technologies and processes increasing their qualifications to work in baseball and the broader sports industry.  Hires can expect to begin training March 8.  Interns will need to make a commitment to working most nights, weekends, and holidays over the course of the season.


Key areas of responsibility

  • Participate in a rigorous training program before the season starts

  • Use Inside Edge software to enter and crosscheck live pitch and scoring data

  • Mark actions to be reviewed by supervisors

  • Add, review, and update qualitative player notes

  • Review video replay ensuring integrity of charted data

  • Update internal Inside Edge logs and databases

  • Generate end of game reports

 


Wages and term of employment

March 8 through the end of the 2018 regular season (September 30th)

Starting at $9.65 per hour


Location

Minneapolis, MN


Qualifications

While in-depth training will be provided, candidates need a strong understanding of both the basics and subtleties of baseball games, and will be required to quickly and accurately recognize pitch types, locations, and scoring data.


To apply

  • Fill out our online screening at: https://goo.gl/forms/tWLVreW6rjaJpRAm2

  • Send an email with your resume to pautz@inside-edge.com.  Feel free to include supplemental information and a quick note on what you’re including.  A cover letter is unnecessary.

  • Depending on the results, we’ll contact you for a resume and to set up an interview

 


Timeline for the hiring process

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1J9wls7NCMdpJs5kjXQOS4jR_s-aNFFL2lV2HkKJs0JA/edit?usp=sharing

Software / Predictive Analytics Engineer I

About Inside Edge

Inside Edge Scouting Services specializes in data capture and analytics down to the finest details of every Major League game.  Major League clubs, media, and other clients subscribe to our real-time pitch-by-pitch data, custom-tailored reports, and advanced analytic tools to gain an edge on their competition.  We provide a fun, fast-paced work environment and an opportunity to get started on a career in baseball and differentiate yourself from other job seekers.


 

Position Title & Description

Software / Predictive Analytics Engineer I:  Works with the Inside Edge technology team to develop data processing software, primarily in Python, to query and process SQL sports databases into sorted lists of stats/splits for use with Inside Edge’s patented Remarkable tool.  Also develops Predictive Analytics related to sports data, for use in Fantasy and Daily Fantasy businesses.


Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or higher in a scientific/technical discipline
Solid understanding of general programming fundamentals and software design principles
Knowledge of and interest in sports statistics – especially baseball, football, and basketball
1+ years experience with SQL, Python, and Predictive Analytics
Desirable:
Experience with Pandas, R, and/or machine learning a plus
Familiarity with Git and unit testing/TDD a plus


Salary

Part-time (50%+) or full-time position
$40,000-$80,000 commensurate with education and experience (part-time prorated)

To apply

Email Andrew Pautz at pautz@inside-edge.com