Live Feed Analyst - Service Provider

  • Genius Sports Group
  • Medellín, Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia
  • 22 May, 2023
Full time Data Science Scout / Analyst

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. 


What will you do?

As a Live Feed Analyst, you will collect and monitor sports data in a live environment, using our top-tier technology to provide fast, accurate, and reliable information with high quality standards to our customers. Our work will be mainly on weekends & experience is not necessary, so this could be your opportunity to forge a career within the sports data industry.


Main Responsibilities:

  • Data Input for Live sports events worldwide including EPL, NFL, NBA, NHL, NCAA
  • Product monitoring & product analysis to react in any case of discrepancy in the provided information compared to various external sources
  • Provide support to Sports Statistician Network
  • Working with custom software
  • To communicate and report any issue encountered to the respective Supervisor
  • Provide feed integrity compliance


Required skills:

  • Good English level  
  • Good communication skills
  • Flexible with willingness to adapt in a fast-paced environment
  • Passion for sports
  • Good multitasking and proven solving skills
  • Ability to acquire knowledge quickly and accurately
  • Attention to detail
  • Be able to prioritize under pressure
  • Good command of Microsoft tools and Microsoft Windows


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.