Career and Internship Opportunities

We are looking for people to fill the following roles

Please email your completed application to careers@cbscout.net

CBBSN Associate Scout

CBBSN a startup created to provide the baseball world with an unbiased 3rd party scouting network. With over 100 scouts across the US and Canada, we are always looking to expand our reach to provide organizations with valuable data on amateur baseball players. We are looking for scouts nationwide.

The Associate Scout position is a part-time role, and ideal candidates will be able to stay in the position for minimum 12 months.

Qualifications:
  • Intermediate or deep understanding of the game of baseball
  • Excellent communication capabilities, attention to detail, and ability to take direction
  • Strong desire to work in baseball operations, player development, or similar areas are preferred
  • Candidates with reliable transportation will be preferred
Responsibilities:
  • Attend local high school and college games at various levels of competition to scout players.
  • Record desired data points for players clients are interested in, as well as writing reports
  • You will be receiving training in the summer and fall, and discuss your progress and quality of work with your supervisor year-round.
  • Throughout the year, you will be in constant communication with your fellow scouts and supervisors through GROUPME and email.
Perks:
  • Join a fast-growing, diverse startup in the sports industry
  • Build a portfolio of players you follow, and be able to talk in-depth about their strengths, weaknesses, and overall potential at the next level
  • Gain an understanding of how MLB teams use scouting and analytics in evaluating prospects

Compensation $10 per report

Please fill out the attached questionnaire to apply https://goo.gl/forms/1h5rbnjgZlaV7mdT2

CBBSN International Scout

All positions are paid at rates tied to quantity and quality of work performed. As each position’s payment structure differs slightly, the specifics will be detailed upon inquiry.
Please send inquiries and a resume to careers@cbscout.net, and we will be in touch with you regarding our available opportunities.
Scouting Position
Qualifications:
  • Prior experience as an area scout, associate scout or bird dog preferred but not mandatory.
  • Must have a vehicle.
  • Must have a smart phone or video camera
  • Strong desire to work in scouting, baseball operations, player development, or similar areas.
Responsibilities:
  • You will be required to complete fully graded and summarized reports for 2018-2020 professional prospects and college recruits.
  • You will be expected to attend local youth tournaments and/or showcases for 2021-2022 players. Standard Data only. (Full reports not required)
  • You will be receiving training in the summer months and, will have meetings with your regional supervisors to discuss your work.
  • Throughout the year, you will be in constant communication with your fellow scouts and supervisors through GROUPME and email.
Please send inquiries and a resume to careers@cbscout.net, and we will be in touch with you regarding our available opportunities.

CBBSN MLB Draft Writer

All writing applicants must fill out the following questionnaire
 https://goo.gl/forms/63dGuj2PkGgjWcOA2
CBBSN is looking for a dedicated, driven baseball writer to cover, analyze, and give opinions on MLB Draft prospects for our website, cbscout.net.
Requirements
  • 1,500+ engaged followers on Twitter or equivalent social media outlet.
  • Must be active in promoting our brand and your columns on social media.
  • Deep knowledge of baseball, including statistics, pitcher and hitter mechanics, and scouting. Ability to translate knowledge to the written word in an exceptional manner.
  • Ability to write ~800-word column every 7-10 days.
To apply please provide…
  • Three samples of baseball writing
  • Resume.
  • Link to social media accounts.
Compensation ($15/column).
Position is Remote

CBBSN Staff Writer

CBBSN is looking for a dedicated, driven baseball writer to cover, analyze, and give opinions on college baseball for our website, CBScout.net.
Requirements
  • Deep knowledge of baseball, including pitcher and hitter mechanics, statistics, and scouting. Ability to translate knowledge to the written word in an exceptional manner.
  • Ability to write ~800-word column every 7-10 days.
To apply please provide…
  • One ~1,000-word column on a college baseball topic of your choosing.
  • Requirements for the column include multiple quotes from one player and one coach in collegiate baseball (any level within college baseball).
  • Resume.
  • One or two other samples of baseball-related work.
Compensation($15/column).

CBBSN International Baseball Writer

CBBSN is looking for a dedicated, driven baseball writer to cover, analyze, and give opinions on international prospects or international baseball, for our website, cbscout.net.
Requirements
  • 1,500+ engaged followers on Twitter or equivalent social media outlet.
  • Must be active in promoting our brand and your columns on social media.
  • Deep knowledge of baseball, including hitter and pitcher mechanics, statistics, and scouting. Ability to translate knowledge to the written word in an exceptional manner.
  • Ability to write ~800-word column every 7-10 days.
To apply please provide…
  • Three samples of baseball writing
  • Resume.
  • Link to social media accounts.
Compensation ($15/column).

CBBSN Analytics Position

The Collegiate Baseball Scouting Network is seeking a great addition to our Analytics team who is excited to work with the growing team to accomplish some really cool things! This position is remote so consistent, clear communication is a must have. To apply please email your resume to careers@cbscout.net

Qualifications:

  • Understanding of baseball client needs and forward thinking business acumen
  • Understanding of SQL and general database best practices (internal and client-facing)
  • Proficient in R or Python for statistical analysis and anomaly detection
  • Demonstrated experience with web scraping / data mining (prefer Python or Javascript)
  • Understanding of NLP or more generally machine learning for text classification is a plus (prefer Python)

Responsibilities for this position include (but are not limited to):

  • Assisting with analysis, tracking, and review of scouting reports and scouts
  • Perform research to support the social media, scouting, and writing teams
  • Partake in data quality-check process by utilizing already developed tools and assist in development of new tools and practices
  • Assist with maximizing efficiency of scout expansion efforts
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