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Baseball Research & Development Analyst Intern

Baseball Operations, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Responsibilities

  • Support the Research and Development Department by delivering tools and research that improve decision-making processes for the breadth of Baseball Operations personnel
  • Evaluate and build statistically rigorous models to aid and inform in a variety of areas of baseball operations, including: amateur scouting, advance scouting, player development, and player acquisition.
  • Administrative support also expected.

Requirements

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Advance knowledge of sabermetric methods and analytical tools (e.g. SQL, R, Python) is preferred
  • Major in Operations Research, Math, Statistics, Economics, Physics or Engineering¬† (preferred)
  • Must be able to lift 35lbs as needed

Time Commitment

  • March 2020 through October 2020
  • 40 hours/week

Intern, Baseball Operations

Baseball Operations, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Responsibilities

  • Support the Baseball Department in all areas, including Draft meeting preparation and support during Draft days, post-Draft player pick-up, data entry, filing, and other assigned projects
  • Administrative support is expected throughout the internship, however, there is ample opportunity for areas of personal interest/development through self-determined projects and access to Baseball Operations personnel, information, and systems.
  • Other administrative projects, as assigned

Requirements

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel
  • General baseball knowledge
  • Valid Driver’s License and vehicle
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds
  • Able to stand or sit for long periods of time
  • Some working knowledge of quantitative analysis¬†(preferred)
  • Spanish Proficiency (preferred)

Time Commitment

  • March 2020 through October 2020
  • 40 hours/week

Intern, Baseball Operations-Motion Analysis

Baseball Operations, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Responsibilities

  • Support Motion Performance Coach by providing analysis, insights and recommendations related to player motion data
  • Process, clean and verify integrity of data used for analysis
  • Collaborate with performance staff, coaching staff and baseball operations to improve player health, player performance and proprietary projections
  • Administrative support also expected

Requirements

  • Advance knowledge of human movement and analytical tools (e.g. SQL, R, Python) is preferred
  • A sense of intellectual curiosity and a penchant for explaining technical solutions to a non-technical audience
  • Majors in Kinesiology or Biomechanics are preferred
  • Must be able to lift 35lbs

Time Commitment

  • January 2020 through October 2020
  • 40 hours/week

Intern, Information Technology- Baseball Systems Development

Technology, Minneapolis, Minnesota

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Responsibilities

  • Assist with various programming projects to accomplish the objectives of the baseball department
  • Assist in the daily operations of the department
  • Design and code new features and enhancements
  • Collaborate on finding and fixing bugs

Requirements

  • Must detail relevant coursework within resume.
  • Experience with JavaScript/TypeScript, C#, and SQL is preferred
  • Current college Junior or Senior pursuing a 4-year degree in Computer Science is preferred
  • Must be able to lift 35lbs

Time Commitment

  • January 2020 through December 2020
  • 20 hours/week minimum during the school year, 40 hours/week during the summer months

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