The New York Mets are committed to nurturing talent and enhancing player performance. We are currently seeking a dedicated Player Development Associate to support the technological and operational needs at our various Minor League affiliates. This position will play a crucial role in working alongside our central Player Development team to ensure seamless day-to-day operations at these affiliates. The Player Development Associate will work closely with coaches and support staff on-site to contribute to the overall success of our players.
We are currently looking to fill 6 positions, across Syracuse NY, Binghamton NY, Brooklyn NY, and St. Lucie FL.
Requirements & Responsibilities:
Set up and manage technology to meet daily player and coach needs.
Oversee the uploading and processing of post-practice and post-game videos.
Collaborate with coaches and the team to prepare for advance reports and player meetings.
Participate in player development discussions, capturing notes and next steps to support the coaching staff.
Utilize internal software and tools to review player performance and trends at the affiliate level.
Offer support for ad hoc player analysis, including report review, data aggregation, and assistance with player takeaways.
Contribute to the dissemination of new tools and information to affiliate coaching staff.
Provide weekly feedback to the Player Development Front Office regarding affiliate operations, learnings, and opportunities for improvement.
Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred.
Strong communication and organizational skills, a proactive mindset, and a commitment to continuous learning.
Knowledge of baseball technologies, including Hawk-Eye, TrackMan, Blast Motion, and similar tools.
Proficiency in information technology, including Excel and other Microsoft Office software.
Comfortable with reviewing and analyzing player data.
Experience with video editing software, such as Premiere, Photoshop, and Illustrator, is a plus.
Experience with SQL and analytical tools is a plus.
Spanish-speaking skills are a plus.
Must possess a valid driver’s license.
Ability to lift and carry up to 50 lbs.
Flexibility to work evenings, weekends, and holiday hours.
The above information is intended to describe the general nature, type, and level of work to be performed. The information is not intended to be an exhaustive or complete list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required for this position. Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time. The individual selected may perform other related duties as assigned or requested.
The New York Mets recognize the importance of a diverse workforce and value the unique qualities individuals of various backgrounds and experiences can offer to the Organization. Our continued success depends heavily on the quality of our workforce. The Organization is committed to providing employees with the opportunity to develop to their fullest potential.
Salary Rate: $15 an hour