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Football Video Scout
Sports Info Solutions, a leader in sports information data analytics for professional and college football, baseball and basketball sporting industries is currently looking for seasonal Football Video Scouts for the upcoming season.
These highly motivated individuals with a desire to work in the football industry will be collecting data that is directly used by our clients for advanced scouting and evaluation purposes. Not only will the Video Scouts become more familiar with the strengths and weaknesses of hundreds of amateur and professional players, but they will also learn about the ins and outs of the football analytics industry. Former Video Scouts have gone on to succeed in jobs with professional sports teams, collegiate teams and with SIS in a full-time capacity.
We take pride in making the Football Video Scout position a great developmental opportunity for those looking to get their start in the football industry. Strong candidates will possess great attention to detail, basic knowledge about NFL and NCAA rules and be able to work in a collaborative team environment or independently as needed.
Scout School: Led by a former NFL scout, SIS offers Video Scouts the opportunity to learn more about writing scouting reports, learning about the critical factors for each position and what life is like as an NFL scout. Scout School is designed for Video Scouts who are looking to begin their career as a football scout or evaluator. At the end of the season, your scouting reports will be used in the 2022 SIS Rookie Handbook.
Duration: SIS Video Scouts will work either remotely or out of our office near Allentown, PA. Football Video Scout training will begin on Monday August 16, 2021. The position will conclude at the end of the NCAA regular season. A small number of Video Scouts will be offered extensions through the end of the NFL regular season.
- Score NFL and amateur football games using specialized computer software
- Review the accuracy and validity of data
- Prepare and analyze statistical data for delivery to customers
- Assist with additional projects as instructed by full-time staff
- Provide administrative support to the full-time staff
- Demonstrated knowledge of NFL and NCAA rules
- Ability to identify and differentiate between players
- Computer proficiency and the ability to quickly learn new software
- High attention to detail
- High school or college football playing experience is preferred but not necessary
- Football coaching and/or scouting experience is a plus
- Must be able to work nights, weekends & holidays
- Enrolled in or graduated from an accredited college or university is preferred but not necessary
Compensation: A base hourly rate of $10 and/or college course credit will be offered to each Video Scout and each Video Scout will be eligible for raises based on performance
Sponsorship is not available for this position. Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States on a full-time basis.
Sports Info Solutions uses E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
SIS is committed to creating a diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.