Baseball Info Solutions has two job openings.
Research and Development Intern
Baseball Info Solutions is looking for a Research & Development intern for the spring and/or summer of 2011. The intern will work out of our Coplay, PA office and will work closely with the BIS Analysts and John Dewan, supporting their research for publications and future products, including Stat of the Week, The Bill James Handbook, and The Fielding Bible. The paid internship requires a variety of skills including (but not limited to): computer expertise, writing ability, and a passion for baseball.
Candidates must possess:
Knowledge of and familiarity with sabermetric research.
Proficiency working in Microsoft Office programs, especially Excel, is required. Experience with Access is preferred.
Programming ability in SQL. Basic knowledge of HTML, R, VB.net, ASP.net, and/or C# would be a plus.
For more information or to apply, please forward your résumé and cover letter to Rob Burckhard at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Entry Level .Net Programmer
Baseball Info Solutions is looking for a entry level .Net programmer to start ASAP.
The entry level.NET developer is responsible for designing and implementing solutions based on business and client requirements. The .NET developer will work independently on smaller projects and as part of a team on larger projects. The ideal candidate will demonstrate professionalism and high level communication skills as he/she may work directly with management and clients. The .NET developer will be expected to demonstrate strong problem solving and decision making skills in a fast paced environment. An understanding of relation database design and knowledge of reporting services is helpful.
Candidates must possess:
Understanding the phases of the software development life-cycle.
Knowledge of object oriented design, coding, and implementation.
Experience using Visual Studio a plus.
Passion for baseball.
In-depth knowledge of baseball and scoring rules.
Excellent communication skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
Ability to work a flexible schedule possibly including nights and/or weekends.
Four year degree in Computer Science or Mathematics or equivalent work experience.
Baseball Info Solutions offers an excellent benefits package, a casual work environment, and a unique opportunity for a baseball minded professional.
Send résumé with salary requirements to:
Baseball Info Solutions
41 S 2nd St
Coplay, PA 18037
No Phone Calls Please.
David Appelman is the creator of FanGraphs.