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Gielo-Perczak
01-23-2009, 07:23 AM
Dear Subscribers,

Below is a job position announcement that was submitted to the moderators.

Krystyna Gielo-Perczak, Biomch-L co-moderator
http://www.Biomch-L.org
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POSITION TITLE: Sport Technologist
JOB NO: PS121108-OO

DIVISION/DEPARTMENT: Performance Services/Team & Technical

SUMMARY:

Deliver services, technology research, applied solution development and data
analysis/management, with focus on data acquisition, sport performance
analysis, video analysis technology, real-time feedback, and advancing
technologies. Foster a collaborative effort with the Performance Services
Division's staff to address the issues, advancements, and parameters of
Olympic sport performance. Through team efforts with other integrated
service provision staff, collectively pursue the objectives to develop a
world class program in sport science services, research and development of
applied technologies, and delivery of advanced educational material for
coaches' education and sport performance analysis.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Functions include, but are not limited to the following:

Service

1. Serve as the Team & Technical Sportfolio performance technology
expert.

2. Work with other sport performance service providers (psychology,
biomechanics, physiology, strength and conditioning, and nutrition) to
deliver integrated and applied services.

3. Assist with the design, validation, and implementation of sport
performance analysis and feedback solutions.

4. Assist with and perform service delivery, applied sport research
activities, and testing of athletes as part of Sportfolio programs.

5. Assist with testing, set-up, calibration, and system verification of
performance analysis and service systems.

Education

1. Assist with the development and delivery of performance technology
educational content for coaching education programs, Sportfolio education,
and internet-based applications.


Teamwork

1. Serve as a team member on the Team & Technical Sportfolio Team.

2. Serve as a team member on the Performance Technology Team.

3. Foster professional relationships with National Sport Federation
personnel.

4. Assist with coordination, organization and acquisition of support
resources, service and equipment.


Research & Development

1. Research emerging technologies and programs for sport performance
and scientific needs.

2. Stay current with technologies, coaching tools, and testing
processes for performance analysis.

3. Serve as team member on technology applications to USOC member
organizations.

TOOLS/EQUIPMENT:

Standard office equipment.

Technical equipment including computer systems, software analysis
tools, and commercial video equipment.


CONDITIONS: Office environment; Multi-building complex; Light to medium
lifting; Travel required; Indoor and outdoor settings

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

BS in biomechanics, computer programming, exercise
physiology/kinesiology or related field

Experience with PC and web environment

Experience in video technologies, including connectivity, formats,
and equipment

Good working knowledge of Internet search tools

Familiarity of applied sciences including: computers,
biomechanics, physics, physiology, and basic engineering

Good interpretive skills between technology and sport performance

Competitive sport background as an athlete and/or coach



POSITION REPORTS TO: Team Leader, Team & Technical Sportfolio


Please send resumes to:

United States Olympic Committee

Human Resources

One Olympic Plaza

Colorado Springs, CO 80909-5760

Fax: (719) 632-2884

hrmailbox@usoc.org


Deadline for resume submission: Position will remain open until filled

Salary grade: Salary range: $59,466 to $110,466

Please refer to job code: 7791



We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin,
gender, age, handicap, or veteran status. All qualified applicants will be
given equal opportunity. Selection decisions are based on job-related
factors.




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