Sports Statistician - USA Only

  • Genius Sports Group
  • USA
  • 09 May, 2024
Full time Data Science Technology

Job Description

A bit about us 

Do you want to join one of the world’s fastest growing sports technology companies? 

Genius Sports is at the epicentre of the global network connecting sports, brands and fans through official live data. Our mission is simple. We champion a more sustainable sports data ecosystem that benefits all parties. 

We’re looking for enthusiastic and ambitious people to join our talented team.  

If you see yourself becoming part of a global family building the future of sports entertainment together, then come and grow with us.  

We put trust in our people to deliver the difference for our clients around the worldIt’s why many of the world’s largest leagues & federations such as the NFL, English Premier League, FIBA and NCAA choose to work with Genius Sports. 


Please note, if you are OUTSIDE of the USA, please apply here:

Link to Sports Statistician – Outside of USA job board


Love sports?

Do you speak English? We're looking for someone like you.

We're hiring - Worldwide
Job type - Independent Contractor - paid per game covered
Get to know us - 

This is an opportunity for exciting and fast-paced work as a Sports Statistician.

If you enjoy sports and would like to become a part of the sports industry, this could be your chance! You will get thorough training in using the company software which is used for entering the data in order to provide the best analyses of the game possible. 


  • You are reliable, committed, organized and honest.
  • Above average American Football, Soccer, Basketball or Ice Hockey knowledge with regards to the Laws of the Game, basic tactics and jargon 
  • Regular availability on weekends and weekday evenings
  • Regular internet access
  • Access to Skype and YouTube for meetings and training tools

What you'll be doing:

  • You'll be watching games and inputting stats through our company software

Interested and want to learn more?

Tell us a bit about yourself and we'll be in touch with you for more information about becoming а sports statistician. You must be 18 or older to apply.

NOTE: If you are located in the USA, please see map below to select the appropriate region in the country drop-down list for your location.


What’s in it for you? 

As well as a competitive salary and annual leave allowance, our benefits include health insurance, skills training and much more, depending on the location. We also offer a host of softer benefits, including many social events throughout the year such as summer and winter holiday parties, monthly team building events, sports tournaments, charity days and wellbeing activities.   

How we work 

We have adapted a forward-thinking ‘Ways of Working’ framework, which sets out (amongst other things) the opportunities for Geniuses to work flexibly, remotely and on working holidays. It affects different teams and locations differently, so please ask for further information in how it would work with this role. 

Our employees are empowered to stretch the boundaries of what’s achievable, always reaching further and pushing the edges to see what gives. We collaborate, we innovate, and we celebrate. We will continue to grow as an organisation and continue to invest in our highly talented and diverse team of Geniuses.  

Genius Sports Group is proud to be an equal opportunities employer. We recognize and celebrate the benefits that a diverse and inclusive workforce bring to our business, our customers and our staff. We welcome and will consider all applications regardless of age, different abilities or disability, gender re-assignment, marriage, pregnancy, maternity, race or nationality, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation (and any other applicable status). Please let us know when you apply if you need any assistance during the recruiting process due to a disability.