Seattle Mariners R&D Analytics Positions - Internship & Full Time

Baseball Operations Seattle, Washington


Description

Description:

We are seeking individuals with a background in statistical analysis and a passion for baseball for both full-time and internship roles. The positions will work directly alongside the analytics team on a wide range of projects and provide ample opportunity to directly impact front office decision-making. Start and end dates are flexible; applicants only available for summer 2020 will be considered, but our preference is for candidates that can start by Feb 1, 2020. ( Paid Internship)

Responsibilities:

  • Statistical modeling and analysis of a variety of data sources including Statcast, Trackman and proprietary data sets
  • Ad hoc queries and quantitative research
  • Various game-day duties and support for all departments within Baseball Operations

Preferred Qualifications:

  • A strong foundation in mathematics, statistics, computer science, engineering, and/or related technical field.
  • Proficiency with either R or Python
  • Familiarity with public baseball research
  • Familiarity with any of pitch level data, hit vector data, biomechanical data
  • Experience with predictive modeling

Applicants who have a demonstrated track record in the above qualifications may be considered for a full-time role.

While many candidates are undoubtedly capable, we desire a skillset that can impact, innovate and add value immediately.

Compensation:
This position is compensated.