Full-Time

Integrative Baseball Performance Associate

Philadelphia Phillies

Philadelphia Phillies

10,001+ employees

Professional baseball league with global outreach

Consumer Goods

Junior, Mid, Senior

Clearwater, FL, USA

Required Skills
Python
Data Science
R
SQL
REST APIs
Data Analysis
Requirements
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology, Exercise Science, Biomechanics, or a related field
  • Experience working in a high performance environment with a focus on biomechanical research and data
  • Meaningful work experience with statistical software (R, S-Plus, SAS, or similar), databases, and scripting languages such as Python or SQL
  • Proven willingness to learn new techniques
  • Willingness to work as part of a team on complex projects; being humble empathetic, and growth-minded are must-have characteristics
Responsibilities
  • Set up, calibrate and troubleshoot equipment to ensure accurate capture of force plate and motion capture data
  • Integrate new and innovative technology and using it to define ideal performance for athletes throughout The Phillies organization
  • Use a combination of biomechanics and data analytics to provide metrics that will be of use to our training and strength and conditioning staffs
  • Collaborate with partners across Integrative Baseball Performance and our R&D department on Technology validation, research, and vetting
  • Work cross-functionally between the Integrative Baseball Performance team and the QA team with their projects by providing guidance and feedback on your areas of expertise within baseball, statistics, data visualization, and programming
  • Continually enhance your knowledge of baseball and data science through reading, research, and discussion with your teammates and the rest of the front office

Major League Baseball (MLB) stands out as a leading sports organization due to its commitment to community impact, demonstrated by its numerous social responsibility initiatives. It has a competitive edge through its successful expansion of global reach, delivering content to fans worldwide, and achieving record viewership on its digital platforms, MLB.TV and MLB Network. The company's culture fosters growth and innovation, as seen in its strategic decisions like player contract extensions, ensuring the highest level of professional baseball is maintained.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$102M

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2000

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

0%

1 year growth

14%

2 year growth

22%