Analytics Developer - Toronto Blue Jays

Date: Aug 7, 2019

Location: Toronto, ON, CA, M5V 1J1

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize her dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuels us, and moments define us.


Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Work closely with the entire Baseball Operations department to design and develop new applications to help support the decision process around player development and player evaluation.
  • Work closely with the Research & Development Department to support existing applications that directly support front office and field personnel decision making. 
  • Update existing applications to utilize newer client- and server-side frameworks
  • Collaborate with members of the Baseball Operations department to create internal best practices for application development, QA testing and deployment
  • Communicate with users to gather system requirements
  • Create tests and documentation for bug fixes and new application features/functions


Experiences and Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or equivalent professional experience required
  • Experience with both front and back-end development is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully develop and deploy data driven web applications is required
  • Understanding of full-stack web development and agile software development concepts, including CSS, Git, HTML5, Javascript, and responsive design is required
  • Experience using Python web frameworks such as Django, Flask, or Pyramid
  • Experience with at least one of Python, Ruby, Perl, C++ and/or other programming languages is required
  • Experience using jQuery and Bootstrap or other front-end framework
  • Experience using Plotly, D3.js and other data visualization tools is a plus
  • Experience with SQL and relational databases is required, including experience creating complex queries, stored procedures and functions
  • Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server database design is a plus
  • Experience working with baseball data or delivering sports analysis tools and/or applications is a plus
  • Ability to read, speak and comprehend English effectively
  • Legally able to work in Canada


Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 1 Blue Jays Way (210), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: None
Posting Category/Function: Baseball / Stadium Operations & Baseball Operations
Requisition ID: 164097
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

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