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Analyst
Posted on 9/26/2022
INACTIVE
Locations
Dorchester, Boston, MA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Computer Vision
Data Analysis
Data Science
Data Structures & Algorithms
Leadership
Research
SQL
Python
Operations Research
Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in an analytical field such as statistics, predictive analytics, data science, engineering, applied math, physics, quantitative social sciences, computer science, computer vision, or operations research
  • Masters, PhD, or equivalent experience in one of the aforementioned fields preferred
  • Advanced understanding of statistical methods or machine learning techniques
  • Proficiency with modern database technologies including SQL
  • Demonstrated experience with programming languages (e.g., R or Python)
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate technical ideas to non-technical audiences using data visualization
  • Attention to detail while also having the ability to work quickly and balance multiple priorities
  • Ability to work evening, weekend, and holiday hours is a must
  • Other programming and database skills are a plus
Responsibilities
  • Statistical modeling and quantitative analysis of a variety of data sources, for the purpose of player evaluation, strategic decision-making, decision analysis, etc
  • Effectively present analyses through the use of written reports and data visualization to disseminate insights to members of the Baseball Operations leadership
  • Maintain working expertise of leading-edge analytics, including publicly available research and novel statistical approaches, in order to recommend new or emerging techniques, technologies, models, and algorithms
  • Other projects and related duties as directed by the Director, Baseball Analytics, and other members of Baseball Operations leadership
Boston Red Sox

501-1,000 employees

Professional baseball team (MLB)
Company Overview
The Boston Red Sox's mission is to make a difference in the lives of children, families, veterans, and communities in need by improving their health, education, and recreational opportunities.