Stats Associate, MileSplit

Rights Acquisition Austin, Texas


Description

Position at FloSports

FloSports has led the way in establishing a world-class digital streaming experience for millions of fans, families and athletes of over 25 different underserved sports. Imagine creating a digital platform that unites the casual fan with the most dedicated spectator, both experiencing thrilling live events from around the world with interactive features, real time analytics, powerful broadcast technology and more. Combine that with our unique original sports content ranging from breaking news and expert commentary to feature films, documentaries and multi-episodic series. That’s what FloSports is all about. We have successfully revolutionized the global sports media industry- the result of creating a diverse team of technologists and die-hard wrestlers, creators and devoted cheerleading experts, designers and hockey enthusiasts, communicators and motorsport fanatics, producers and casual sports fans… united by a shared passion to delight the underrepresented communities we serve. We are creating a home for underserved sports and we’re looking for people like you to help us!


THE ROLE:

FloSports is currently looking for a full-time Stats Associate to support our results initiatives with a primary focus on our track & field and cross country (MileSplit). You will be responsible for working with our Stats Team to improve data quality and timeliness of MileSplit’s track and field database and other results initiatives across our other sports as needed.


RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Gather, convert, post and process track & field results into MileSplit’s database
  • Responsible for timely communication with Stats Team Manager and team members
  • Verify and ensure accuracy of data in results/rankings
  • Gather and process results for additional sports as needed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Strong knowledge of Track & Field and Cross Country
  • You love problem solving, creating efficiencies and improving processes
  • Self-starter with excellent planning, time management and organization skills.
  • Detail-oriented, reliable, and in possession of a strong work ethic.
  • Ability to quickly navigate and search the internet
  • Basic Excel skills
  • Strong communication skills
  • Available to work nights & weekends is required
  • Capable of managing a heavy workload and adaptable to changing

BONUS POINTS: 

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline
  • Knowledge of regular expression preferred

OUR COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY:

At FloSports, we are bonded by our passion for sports and our purpose to unite communities around experiences that finally give underserved sports the love they deserve. We recognize the need to build a company that seeks out, embraces, and celebrates our individual differences, ideas, and talent. FloSports is committed to the pursuit of a fair, equal and inclusive workplace where everyone is given the opportunity to grow to their fullest potential. As such, we are intentional in our hiring practices in an effort to overcome systemic biases we may be blind to. FloSports has adopted the “blind recruiting” process, which aims to open our opportunities up to more candidates, help us be more objective in how we review applicants and mitigate bias in our decision making processes.


OUR BENEFITS:

  • Recognized two years in a row as a Top Workplace by the Austin-American Statesman
  • Flexibility at work - you can take control of your profession and personal schedule
  • All-hands events hosted twice a year in beautiful Austin, Texas 
  • Annual equity awards for all top performers
  • Competitive and comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans
  • Peace of mind through company-paid short-term disability, long-term disability and life insurance
  • Generous 401(K) company match vested immediately
  • Progressive parental leave policies
  • Unlimited paid time off
  • Hack-a-thons and a full calendar of team-building and social events
  • Free laundry service for all positions that require travel
  • Company donation to youth teams and leagues that our employees coach
  • Stocked snack bar, catered lunch and breakfast tacos every week