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Sports Data Journalist


2 weeks ago

Job type: Other

Remote (USA Only)

Hiring from: USA Only

Category: Data

Job Title -
Sports Data Journalist

Job Location -

All locations across the USA where professional and/or college sports are played.

Company Profile -

Sportradar is the world's leading supplier of sports related live data, odds solutions and security services.

Summary -
Our data journalists main responsibility involves consuming live sporting events in order to record events using our mobile applications.

Our system is based on a unique, fully automated data extraction and supervision technology for highest quality standard, combined with a complex scout and video signal monitoring system.

Job responsibilities:

  • Watch major sporting events and record events in real time for statistic gathering.
  • Remain knowledgeable of the rules of the sport and the teams/players involved.
  • Comply with the moral code of the profession.
  • Observe kick off times, venue details and inform us when there are changes.

Professional requirements:

  • Highly functional English skills (written and spoken)
  • Demonstrable experience with modern communication devices.
  • Good sporting knowledge.
  • Located within the general area of professional / college sport events and have access to local networks where match broadcasts are available.
  • Integrity and morality.
  • Good observation and deduction skills.
  • Computer proficiency.
  • Own or able to obtain a modern device suitable for data collection (Android/iOS devices, laptop computer).

Payment is competitive. Compensation is based on a match by match basis dependent on successful completion of the data collection.

Salary: $45.00 /hour

Before you apply, please check if any restrictions apply in terms of time zone or country.

This job has a geo-restriction in place: USA Only.

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