Performance Scientist

Organisation: Oklahoma City Thunder
Country: Afghanistan
State: Oklahoma
Job Type: Full time
Salary: 90000
Job Description

The Performance Scientist will lead player load monitoring strategies through data collection and data analysis.    Essential Responsibilities  Lead and manage player load monitoring strategies  Lead performance technology research and implementation   Present data-driven reports that influence day-to-day activities  Collaborate on recovery strategies and implementation  Collaborate on research opportunities with internal departments  Oversee development team performance science  Oversee performance science internship program   Carry out other administrative tasks consistent with the policies and procedures of the NBA, NBA D-League, Oklahoma City Thunder and Oklahoma City Blue    Qualifications and Requirements  A MS in Sport or Exercise Science or related area is required.  A PhD or clinical doctorate degree in Sport or Exercise Science or related area is preferred.  3 year minimum experience working in a team sport setting, preferably amateur or professional basketball, integrating monitoring strategies that drive performance and recovery  Proven outputs with data collection, data management, and data analysis  Experience with data visualization tools required   Experience with video editing tools required  Experience with one or more of the following statistical packages: R, SAS, Stata, SPSS, or similar programs preferred.  Demonstrated ability to take initiative, think and work independently, problem-solve and work in small teams  Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines  Must be able to work long hours on short notice including weekends and nights   Position requires full-time residence in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma     This is a full-time, exempt position reporting to the Director of Medical Services


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