The consultant will provide consulting services, including solution development, implementation, and closeout. And s/he will work with other SAS business units and customers to ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction.
Provide reliable and timely delivery of targeted projects, working as an expert in the application of specific SAS solutions and technology as well as Implementation methodologies.
Configure SAS software solutions and any required supporting products for customer engagements, knowledge sharing, and demonstration purposes as assigned.
Work closely with the global community of consulting, technical support
Understand, utilize and communicate best practice methodologies and industry standards internally and externally.
Participate in/conduct product and solution training to acquire and maintain a detailed level of product knowledge of core components of SAS offerings.
Scopes and defines work effort, schedule on phase/project.
Builds a trusted relationship with the stakeholders to provide practical guidance in the functional and technical aspects of proposed software and set proper expectations to ensure customer satisfaction.
May conduct customer sessions for requirements gathering, data discovery, analysis, reporting and presentation
Learns advanced programming techniques using SAS
Acts as project technical lead in domain of expertise.
May act as a lead on projects of small to medium scope.
No / limited domestic and international travel as business demands
SAS Technologies: SAS Programming, DI Studio, BI / Visualization (VA), SAS Platform Architecture
Platform – Windows, Linux
Database: Oracle or Postgres or any other relational database system
Web Technology: XML
Other Skills: SQL, Linux Shell programming, Data Integration & end-to-end Data Management, Performance tuning
Implementation/Upgrade/Support of SAS Risk Solutions
Customization of solution user interface
Expertise in Base SAS, SAS Macros and SAS Stored Processes programming and/or Scripting languages – Python/Lua/groovy
Hands-on expertise in SQL concepts
Knowledge of performance tuning techniques
Exposure to Cloud and SAS Viya
Experience with implementing, configuring, developing any SAS Risk Solution - Credit Scoring, Regulatory Risk Mgmt., MRM, MIP, IFRS9, CECL, SAS RFW, SAS IRM, Stress Testing
Good problem solving, organizational, decision-making and mature role model behaviour
Ability to develop creative solutions to complex problems, and to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
Sound written & oral communication and interpersonal skills
Ability to relate technical concepts to SAS System applications and user needs.
Ability to conceptualize clients’ needs and translate them into specific implementation strategies.
minimum 2 years in Risk (credit, market or Op risk) and/or Regulatory Compliance in a financial institution or similar experience gained through working for a software vendor or a consulting organization