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Data Analyst with Jacksonville Jaguars in Jacksonville, FL

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About the Jacksonville Jaguars 
The Jacksonville Jaguars are a professional football team and a member of the National Football League. The Jaguars are one of the NFL’s youngest franchises, and played its first regular season home game on September 3, 1995. The Jaguars are owned by Shahid Khan, a visionary leader whose businesses include Flex-N-Gate (auto parts) and Fulham Football Club (UK soccer team). The Jaguars play at TIAA Bank Field in downtown Jacksonville, Florida. Under Mr. Khan’s leadership, TIAA Bank Field has evolved to include some of the most unique stadium assets, including swim spas and 19 video boards, two of which are longer than a football field.    
 
 Summary
The Data Analyst plays an integral role in the Jacksonville Jaguars organization as a member of the Analytics team. In this position you’ll leverage your skills with data to support the company in any way possible, whether for revenue growth, improving fan experience, or sustaining a winning team.
 
The Analytics group is responsible for analyzing, interpreting, presenting, and communicating data to enhance processes, decision-making, and outcomes for the Jacksonville Jaguars. At other times, we’re cheering on teammates who are appearing on Jeopardy! or taking a “workcation” to spend a day testing out a new idea.
 
Job Responsibilities
  • Analyze data and communicate insights to inform and impact decisions
  • Develop reproducible analyses and models for application to business and football components of the organization
  • Develop reporting and collaborate with stakeholders to ensure timely delivery
  • Create, update, and manage tables within a SQL database
  • Collaborate with a variety of decision-makers on ad-hoc requests
  • Identify opportunities to initiate new projects and research
 
Job Requirements
 Required
  • Proficiency with a statistical computing language such as R or Python
  • Proficiency in SQL and comfortable aggregating data, joining tables, and writing efficient queries  
  • Ability to synthesize data from a variety of sources and identify actionable insights 
  • Flexibility in communicating to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Resourceful problem solver who is able to devise solutions for a wide variety of challenges
  • Willingness to work collaboratively with others across the organization
  • Attention to detail and willingness to ensure deliverables are accurate and complete
  • Familiarity with Microsoft Office products (Excel, PowerPoint)
 Preferred
  • Conceptual understanding of or prior experience developing machine learning-based models
  • Prior experience accessing data via APIs and/or web scraping
  • Experience with data visualization software, ideally Tableau
 
Example Projects in this Role
  • Can we quantify the value of opening an email, attending a game, and transferring a ticket to a friend all as part of a customer’s lifetime value?
  • How do we evaluate a taco restaurant’s return on investment in a partnership with the Jaguars? 
  • How does a player’s practice and game activity impact injury risk?
 
View http://www.jaguars.com/careers/ to learn more about what it means to be a part of the Jaguars team!
 
Applications are being accepted online only.  Please do not call to apply for this position.  Please provide complete information.  An incomplete application may affect your consideration for this position.  The Jacksonville Jaguars are committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity and will not discriminate against an applicant on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other legally recognized protected basis under federal, state or local laws, rules, or legal requirements. 
 
By submitting this application, you understand that you may be subject to a pre-employment drug test.  You certify that the information in your application is true, correct and complete.  You authorize the Jaguars and its representatives to contact your prior and current employer and other references and all others for purposes of confirmation of the information you have provided.  You understand your application is subject to, among other things, your eligibility to work in the United States.
 
Any personal data (including any sensitive personal data) that you provide to the Jaguars as part of the recruitment process and/or otherwise for potential employment may be held and processed for the purposes of your registration, application and potential selection and in connection with any subsequent employment or placement at the Jaguars or any of its affiliates. That data may be retained and further processed for the purposes of matching your skills and qualifications to future positions, identifying you as a potential candidate for future positions, to inform you of future positions and analytics in respect of who applies for positions with the Jaguars. If you are selected for the opportunity for which you apply, your personal data may be used for the purposes of entering into a relationship with the Jaguars, including sending you correspondence or general information relating to the employment relationship. Your personal data may be disclosed to Jaguars affiliates and to third-party organizations providing services to the Jaguars. Your personal data will be retained in accordance with the Jaguars document retention policies and applicable laws.

Job Questions:

  1. How did you hear about this job?

  2. Suppose there’s a bag with an equal number of 1, 2, 5, 10, and 20 dollar bills. There’s a game where you get to reach in once to draw one bill that you get to keep. How much would you hypothetically pay to play this game? Now consider a variant of this game where, after drawing your first bill, you can choose to either keep the bill you drew or put the bill back into the bag and draw one more time – but then you must keep this new bill you draw. How much would you pay to play this variant? Briefly explain your thought process for both questions.

  3. Describe either the most interesting analysis you’ve conducted or the most thought-provoking sports analysis you’ve read about.

  4. Which non-sports organization do you admire for their use of data? Why?

  5. What are your salary expectations? (Must provide response.)


 

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