Baseball Tracking System Operator

  • Mlb
  • 21 Warren St, New York, NY 10007
  • Part-Time
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MLB's Baseball Tracking System (BTS) combines Doppler radar-based ball flight measurement technology with optical player tracking technology for television broadcast, Internet, stadium video production and organizational data. It is the perfect part-time job for a diligent, responsible employee who also happens to be a big baseball fan.

Responsibilities include:

* Arrive at the ballpark 2 hours prior to the scheduled start time;
* Double-check and verify the game ID, both team's rosters, batting lineups, pitchers, and other pre-game information;
* Enable and verify video recording 10 minutes prior to start of game;
* Enable and/or disable pitch tracking between innings;
* Ensure each play has captured all baseball events and player tracking accurately;
* Work closely with MLB data operations personnel to troubleshoot the system and ensure accuracy of data;
* Provide detailed post-game reporting and recaps.

Qualifications include:

* Ability to work under pressure and complete tasks in a timely manner;
* Advanced knowledge of computer hardware, software;
* Ability to deal with challenging personalities;
* Willingness to learn system flow;
* Excellent attention to detail;
* Ability to understand and follow baseball play during a game;
* Strong communication skills;
* Reliable transportation and cell phone.

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.