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Sports Betting Analyst
Company:  SimpleBet 
Location:   New York City 
About the Company:
SimpleBet is developing the world's simplest, most intuitive betting products - for everyone ranging from hardcore sports viewers to the casual fans. The company is also building a system of proprietary machine learning algorithms and technology systems to generate in-house pricing for our uniquely reimagined betting products, with a heavy focus on live in-game betting.
SimpleBet is well capitalized, and is led by a veteran team of successful entrepreneurs, executives, engineers, and data scientists with valuable experiences and relationships across sports (daily fantasy and otherwise), media, product development, and technology. 
About the Role:
We are seeking an experienced analyst to help build our cutting-edge suite of machine learning-based sports betting products and predictive engines. You will be an integral part of the Sports Betting Analytics team. Working alongside our Data Science team, you will play a pivotal role by maximizing the value of our data and helping SimpleBet reach the growth targets set up for the coming years. 
To excel in this role, you need first-rate problem solving skills, an interest in the sports and betting markets, as well as experience with statistics, machine learning, data structures and algorithms, and computer science fundamentals.
  • Provide key stakeholders with valuable, actionable insights pertaining to the optimization of sportsbook management
  • Contribute to the development of algorithms that will be used to predict the outcome of sporting events
  • Research trends in the sports and gaming industry to stay on top of new developments
  • Apply statistical methods to analyze, interpret, and operationalize data with respect to risk management, finance, customer integration, evaluating problem gamblers, and GDPR.
  • Promote and operationalize data-led decision making across SimpleBet
  • Identify opportunities where data can make a positive impact
  • Build and maintain partnerships with key industry stakeholders (e.g. professional sports leagues, data providers, operators, etc.)
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in STEM field from a top accredited university
  • Significant experience in highly quantitative/analytical role utilizing large data sets
  • Expertise and passion for sports and the related betting markets
  • Experience in sports analytics is strongly preferred
  • Understanding of programming and computer science fundamentals
  • Strong knowledge of statistics and probability
  • Basic understanding of machine learning algorithms
  • Understanding of Python, SQL, R, or related data processing languages
  • Strong command of Microsoft Excel/VBA or other data processing software
Expected Salary: 80k to 130k + Equity


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