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Data Engineer, Baseball Systems
Chicago Cubs Baseball Club



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Data Engineer, Baseball Systems

Chicago Cubs Baseball Club

Posted 4 months ago



Chicago, IL, USA

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Job Description

The Chicago Cubs Baseball Systems Department is seeking to potentially fill a Baseball Systems Data Engineer position. We are a department focused on creating innovative software tools and data solutions that directly impact all facets of baseball operations and are used by scouts, coaches, players, player development staff, and the baseball operations front office. This role will focus on the import and maintenance of the Chicago Cubs baseball information system data warehouse, including building automated ETL processes which feed it; maintaining back-end databases; automating data quality checks; and troubleshooting data source issues.

  • Develop and maintain ETL processes for loading and processing new data sources
  • Create automated processes to identify data integrity problems
  • Diagnose and resolve data source issues


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Qualifications Required

  • Experience building and supporting ETL processes
  • Experience with Airflow or related scheduling tools
  • Experience working in a Linux environment
  • Experience working with cloud-based computing
  • Working knowledge of advanced baseball statistics and sabermetric concepts
  • Knowledge of statistical concepts