Employment

NEW! -- Baseball Operations Intern 2020

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 5. 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 5th through the end of the 2020 regular season (September 27th)

Starting at $10 per hour


 

Location

Minneapolis, MN

The main office is located in Bloomington, MN – minutes away from the Mall of America and downtown Minneapolis


 

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


 

Timeline for the hiring process

https://docs.google.com/document/d/1EmKin219hUCvpVN-YE4tDXBjawQq4QDGWuFO3iBf_tA/edit

Quality Assurance / pc Systems Administrator -- PoSition on HOLD

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

Quality Assurance / PC Systems Administrator
This is a full-time position
QA (70-75%): Responsible for verifying the accuracy and reliability of Inside Edge products. Works with software developers to improve software products during development. Writes, implements, and documents test cases to identify bugs. Tests internal iterations of software enhancements, verifies data, designs/implements automated testing techniques, and evaluates output. Analyzes defects to improve products.
PC Systems Administration (25-30%): Works with Inside Edge Operations staff to maintain > 40 office systems. Includes monitoring, upgrading (Windows and internal software), recommending purchases, maintaining internal LAN.

Qualifications

1+ years experience with Quality Assurance methodology and tools.
1+ years experience working with PCs (hardware) and Windows software in networked environment.
Experience with routers, modems, internet providers to maintain internal network.
Knowledge and interest in sports statistics – especially baseball, football and basketball.
Desirable:
Programming experience writing scripts to assist with automation of testing.
Experience with screen scraping
Experience writing SQL and/or MySql queries


Salary

$35,000-$55,000 commensurate with education and experience.

Location

Minneapolis, MN

The main office is located in Bloomington, MN – minutes away from the Mall of America and downtown Minneapolis


To apply

Email Robin Moore at [email protected]