Data Analytics Internships at RPP generally run for 3-4 month periods. Interns are expected to work 20-30 hours per week. Your responsibilities would include any or all of the following various activities:
- Learning the various technologies we use for assessment and analysis, including Rapsodo Pitching, Rapsodo Hitting, K-Motion, Blast Motion, Rapsodo Insight Camera, VBT Push Bands and Jump Mats among others
- Participating in assessments and preparing reports using our internally developed analysis tools
- Collecting, tabulating and analyzing data for existing and new projects
- Filming athletes using our Rapsodo Insight Camera system and preparing pitching movement charts
- Participating in Pitch Design sessions with pitchers
- Participating in video analysis of pitchers and players
- Writing blog posts
- Creating independent research projects of your choice, from preparation, data collection, study and analysis, implementation and finally, potential publication (subject to approval)
Interns spend their time working on projects with knowledgeable pitching, hitting and strength coaches that are constantly pushing the boundaries of our collective know-how in the game of baseball. You will be given a laptop and your own desk to work on the training floor directly with our coaches and athletes.
An internship at RPP is an excellent opportunity to further advance your career.
Minimal Job Requirements:
- A burning desire to learn
- A desire to work hard
- A desire to dig 50 ft deep, not 6 inches
Please note that this is a NON-paying college-level internship!