Careers

Company Overview

We are growing! SharpRank is an independent, data driven two-sided platform that leverages algorithms and statistical modeling to bring transparency to the sports betting market. SharpRank is the trusted household name for 3rd party rankings and enables the public access to content, data, cross sport functionality, games, and competition. Come join the Ranks!

Check out our latest feature on MSNBC’s Jim Cramer’s the Street platform here.

SharpRank is proud to offer internships and opportunities with the following departments*:

  • Brand Management - Marketing/Social Media (Virtual of Corporate Office)
  • Data Analytics (Coporate Office Washington DC - Baltimore Metro Area)
  • Corporate Sponsorships/Partnerships (Coporate Office Washington DC - Baltimore Metro Area)
  • Campus Ambassador (Respective Campus)

*Please only apply to a posting that is relative to your degree program.

Application deadline: July 2nd

Internship Dates: August 23rd through December 10th


Data Analytics Intern - Corporate

SharpRank is excited to announce the SharpRank Fall 2021 Data Analytics Internship program. This will be a Fall semester program purposed to allow college Juniors and Seniors the opportunity to gain hands-on experience of working for a professional sports and data analytics organization. Students/Teammates will have an opportunity to not only learn from some of the industry’s leading professionals but will also get a chance to experience life at a sports tech startup firsthand.

Summary:

Highly motivated individuals will be selected for a 12-14 week (with a possibility of a performance based extension) Development Program for SharpRank. The selected candidates will work on well-defined projects with clear goals that will require a combination of analytical, technical (programming), quantitative & strong communication skills. The focus areas will be within the Data Analytics/Business Intelligence/Data Science needs relevant for SharpRank business growth while providing immense opportunity to learn and grow. Project definitions:

  • Build Reports, Dashboards, Visualizations & drive change management – Training and adoption
  • Understand user data needs and translate to build dashboards & powerful visualizations
  • Project based data science and statistical modeling with proprietary data sets
  • The right candidate will be self-motivated and have a “Product Maker” mindset in approaching the internship. Strong conceptual thinking to understand the business and ability to grasp analytical & technical concepts
  • The candidate will work directly under the supervision of a Manager with expertise in the area for supervision in defining project goals, milestones and deliverables through the duration of the 12-14 weeks

Our internships offer you the opportunity to:

  • Explore Career Opportunities - by working in the field you have chosen; you can receive an inside look at your potential career path, especially within SharpRank’s growing platform
  • Network - meet a variety of people in your chosen profession through your internship, allowing you to form relationships you can build on in the future
  • Find Mentors - certain individuals can help guide you through your internship and expose you to opportunities to which you can aspire

Qualifications:

Students should be pursuing a pursuing a bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Information Systems or relevant degree concentration. Previous experience preferred. The ideal candidate is a hands-on team player who has a passion for sports, sports analytics, and the growing sports gaming space. We are looking for someone that is a self-starter and is eager to make their mark at new and rapidly growing company. They must be tenacious and trustworthy and be at ease in a rapidly changing yet rewarding environment. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement, delivering a quality, robust product, and, most of all, sports!

The qualified candidate will apply lessons learned in his/her previous experience and pull it all together to take on a foundational and eventual leadership role in a startup company with a bright future. They will work directly with the leadership team on their semester goals and role execution. The key to success for the qualified candidate is an open channel of communication between the candidate and the leadership team. Have a question or an idea for improvement? We’re all ears. Email us at Josh@SharpRank.com

  • Must be a recent graduate, or enrolled full-time as a Junior or Senior for the Fall 2021 semester at an accredited university
  • Minimum GPA of 2.75
  • Eager to learn and work with various departments in the company
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Familiarity with R, Python, Tableau a plus
  • Ability to work in a supportive team environment
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to multitask
  • Previous experience is a plus

Intern Salary/Compensation: $13.00 per hour. Paying college students via BitWage. Interns can choose to take their pay in USD or Cryptocurrency.


Brand Management Intern - Corporate

SharpRank is excited to announce the SharpRank Fall 2021 Brand Management Internship program. This will be a Fall semester program purposed to allow college Juniors and Seniors the opportunity to gain hands-on experience of working in Brand Management for a professional sports and data analytics organization. Students/Teammates will have an opportunity to not only learn from some of the industry’s leading professionals but will also get a chance to experience life at a sports tech startup firsthand.

Summary:

SharpRank is in search of highly motivated, organized and most importantly, enthusiastic individuals who are interested in working in sports media. Highly motivated individuals will be selected for a 12-14 week (with a possibility of a performance based extension) Development Program for SharpRank. As an intern, you will learn about the various aspects of Marketing for SharpRank. All interns will get to observe and practice meaningful work that has a direct impact on the business. Under the direction and guidance of a SharpRank manager, the internship program will provide students with the unique opportunity to gain practical sports marketing experience in a professional sports league setting. By working on various strategic projects and initiatives, the intern will gain hands on experience with team staff. The selected candidates will work on a well-defined project with clear goals that will require a combination of analytical, technical (programming), quantitative & strong communication skills. In addition to practical on-the-job training, the intern will be challenged with learning opportunities relevant to SharpRank business needs. Based on several key factors, the intern may be considered for program extensions or offered full-time employment upon graduation. Project definition:

  • Identify trending news, videos and pictures on social media that could be used to develop campaigns around those trends
  • Observe and practice how to manage operations of Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn pages
  • Observe and practice the creation of social media content to align with the SharpRank brand standards
  • Work closely with the Marketing Director on project management and creative execution of marketing campaigns
  • Observe and practice the coordination and management of creating and executing social and digital content for Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, our website, etc.
  • Observe and practice how to manage projects of various scale from beginning to end
  • Observe and practice assisting day-to-day needs of the podcast, Social and Digital Content staff and complete general office tasks
  • Observe and practice coordinating project expectations with third party vendors including designers, photographers, videographers, printers, etc.
  • Observe and practice the process of content creation and research: social media content development, engagement, and reporting
  • Learn to react to project adjustments and alterations promptly and efficiently
  • Observe and practice how to contribute to the development of a creative team through creative writing, presenting and asset file management
  • Practice producing great work results through organization, integrity, effective communication and proactive problem solving
  • Practice focusing on small details and accuracy in a fast-paced changing environment
  • Observe and practice strong analytical and problem-solving skills in the day-to-day business environment

Our internships offer you the opportunity to:

  • Explore Career Opportunities - by working in the field you have chosen; you can receive an inside look at your potential career path, especially within SharpRank’s growing platform
  • Network - meet a variety of people in your chosen profession through your internship, allowing you to form relationships you can build on in the future
  • Find Mentors - certain individuals can help guide you through your internship and expose you to opportunities to which you can aspire

Qualifications:

Students should be pursuing a Business Administration, Advertising, Public Relations or Marketing degree. Previous experience preferred. The ideal candidate is a hands-on team player who has a passion for sports, sports analytics, and the growing sports gaming space. We are looking for someone that is a self-starter and is eager to make their mark at new and rapidly growing company. They must be tenacious and trustworthy and be at ease in a rapidly changing yet rewarding environment. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement, delivering a quality, robust product, and, most of all, sports!

The qualified candidate will apply lessons learned in his/her previous experience and pull it all together to take on a foundational and eventual leadership role in a startup company with a bright future. They will work directly with the leadership team on their semester goals and role execution. The key to success for the qualified candidate is an open channel of communication between the candidate and the leadership team. Have a question or an idea for improvement? We’re all ears. Josh@SharpRank.com

  • Must be a recent graduate, or enrolled full-time as a Sophomore, Junior or Senior for the Fall 2021 semester at an accredited university. Campus Ambassador’s must be residential full time students for the Fall 2021 academic year
  • Minimum GPA of 2.75
  • Ability to work in a supportive team environment
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast-paced environment
  • Exceptional attention to detail and accuracy
  • Video and Photography experience is a plus
  • Eager to learn and work with various departments in the company
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office
  • Ability to multitask
  • Previous experience is a plus

Intern Salary/Compensation: $13.00 per hour. Paying college students via BitWage. Interns can choose to take their pay in USD or Cryptocurrency.


Campus Brand Ambassador - Campus Programs

SharpRank is excited to announce the SharpRank Fall 2021 Campus Brand Ambassadors program. This will be a Fall semester ambassador program purposed to allow college Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors the opportunity to gain hands-on experience while sharing their passion and excitement for our growing platform with their peers. The Campus Ambassador will act as the SharpRank Captain for their respective community and is responsible for driving awareness and brand image on campus. They are tasked with building connection to the product and ensuring long term loyalty by crafting connections with the college experience. The goals of these Campus Captains are to reach new students, excite their peers, increase application traffic and manage the SharpRank brand on a collegiate level all while working with a rapidly growing professional sports and data analytics organization.

What You'll Do:

  • Act as a SharpRank ambassador at all times
  • Identify key groups SharpRank must win on campus
  • Collaborate on a campus plan that ensures an impact (aligned by local market needs) on the total undergraduate and graduate audience throughout the semester
  • Drive visibility of the platform and encourage brand loyalty
  • Develop and maintain relationships with campus opinion leaders to build brand loyalty among a variety of groups on campus
  • Become a credible product and brand expert
  • Maintain and develop a working knowledge of the sports data and gaming ecosystem
  • Build SharpRank brand awareness via social network sharing of relevant SharpRank content
  • Ensure constant flow of new ideas for awareness

Qualifications:

  • Must be enrolled full-time as a Sophomore, Junior or Senior for the Fall 2021 semester at an accredited university. Campus Ambassadors must be full time students for the Fall 2021 academic year.
  • Minimum GPA of 2.25
  • Eager to learn and work with various departments in the SharpRank ecosystem
  • Attention to detail and accuracy
  • High verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to multitask
  • Charismatic and outgoing personality
  • Campus expert on area activities and key players
  • Social chameleon, be able to work with a variety of groups and organizations
  • Responsible and entrepreneurial spirit
  • Creative mind and adept at social networking
  • Involvement in a campus organization highly preferred

Compensation Structure: Incentivization is based on performance. Campus Ambassadors will be incentivized via BitWage. Ambassadors can choose to receive this incentive in USD or Cryptocurrency.