Intern-develop a database to monitor high-performance athlete performance - Institut national du sport du Québec
Post date: May. 15, 2018
Application Deadline: Jun. 9, 2018
Position Start Date: May. 15, 2018
Institut national du sport du Québec
Defining itself as a “Catalyst of dreams—one athlete at a time,”Institut national du sport du Québec (INS Québec; www.insquebec.org/) is a key performance partner for high-performance sports in Quebec and Canada. A member of the Canadian Olympic and Paralympic Sport Institute Network and with its own strong network of eight regional multi-sport training centres, 11 single-sport training centres and its Complex at Olympic Park, which is home to nine high-performance training groups, the Institute offers sports medicine, sports science and personal development services to more than 500 high-performance athletes, 2,000 next-generation athletes and the nearly 900 coaches who train them.
Title: Internship to develop a database to monitor high-performance athlete performance
The intern will primarily participate in the creation and management of a database to monitor the performance of high-performance athletes and create a user-friendly environment that provides easy efficient access to data collected from elite boxers. The interface must allow users to perform simple or more complex searches that result in a report that makes it easier to consult and interpret metrics. The intern will be mentored by a sports biomechanist and other members of the Institute’ staff, as well as by specialists from the Boxing Canada training group.
- Develop and manage a database
- Program a user-friendly interface
- Create information reports
- Student in the third year of B.Sc. or in M.Sc. In the fields of health sciences, information technology, management or engineering
- Ability to use various technologies with ease
- Ability to design and manage databases
- Programming skills to process big data (SQL, Access, Matlab, R or equivalent)
- Asset: experience with a business program (Qlikesens, Microsoft Power Bi or other)
Duration: 12 weeks
Hours of work: Minimum of 14 h/week
Start date: Immediate
Workplace: 4141 Pierre-De Coubertin Avenue, Montreal, QC H1V 3N7 (https://goo.gl/maps/7VzH9icu9L62)
Application: Cover letter and CV firstname.lastname@example.org
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