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Django Engineer

Title: Full-Time Web Applications Engineer
Term: End of 2020; possibly extended
Reports to: Director R&D
Starts: Immediately

Baseball Prospectus, an industry leader in baseball analytics and writing since 1996, is seeking a remote, full-time (40 hours/week) contractor to contribute to a re-platforming project. This is a remote role. Build cool things and work with some of the best baseball researchers around.

Short on the skills? That’s okay, please apply anyway. We’re a community-driven organization with a passion for working with people who love to learn. You don’t need to check every box, even the so-called “Must haves”.


  • Lead development of web applications targeted to baseball information consumers:
    • Fantasy baseball tools
    • Team- and player-centric pages
    • Sortable and advanced filterable statistics summary pages
  • Work closely with product owners to establish implementation plans and priorities
  • Communicate project status and roadblocks clearly and regularly to stakeholders

Skills desired:

  • Must have:
    • Python
    • Django
    • Vue or other Javascript framework
    • Test driven development
    • Git
  • Should have:
    • Postgres
    • Graphic production/design
    • API development
  • Nice to have:
    • WordPress
    • Devops
    • Experience with AWS services and management
    • security/role management
    • Sports data modeling experience
    • Scraping experience

If you are interested, please apply via email to

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