Solution Consultant Risk (banking)

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Are you a problem solver, explorer, and knowledge seeker – always asking, “What if?” 

If so, then you may be the new team member we’re looking for. Because at SAS, your curiosity matters – whether you’re developing algorithms, creating customer experiences or answering critical questions. Curiosity is our code, and the opportunities here are endless. 


What we do  

We’re the leader in analytics. Through our software and services, we inspire customers around the world to transform data into intelligence. Our curiosity fuels innovation, pushing boundaries, challenging the status quo and changing the way we live. 


What you’ll do

We are looking for a Risk Consultant in Belgium to provide SAS consulting services including the design and implementation of SAS Risk Solutions at customer sites.

You have the desire to go through a learning path to gain an in-depth knowledge of SAS Risk Solutions with the view of growing within your role to take on the responsibilities of a Solution Lead in the future. The Solution Lead acts as an expert, advising our customers on how to best apply SAS’ Risk Solutions to solve their business challenges.

Examples of applications areas for SAS Risk Solutions are Credit Risk (Credit Scoring, Regulatory Risk – Basel, IFRS9), Market Risk, Interest Rate Risk, Liquidity Risk, Insurance Risk (Solvency II, IFRS17) and Model Risk Management. We conduct our projects in teams in close cooperation with our customers and partners, which makes this position suitable for a person who is academic and consultative, communicates well and enjoys working with other people.


You will

  • work closely with a technical lead, solution lead, project manager and other team members as part of a team of consultants (SAS or partners) with different specializations
  • participate in customer workshops, business requirements gathering and documenting project requirements
  • assist in the scoping and defining of projected work effort and resource plans
  • work with solution design, configuration, implementation and testing
  • create and review documentation

From time to time you will also participate in pre-studies and pilot projects as well as solution demonstrations for potential customers.


What we’re looking for


  • Degree in Finance, Computer Science, Engineering or other quantitative field (such as Mathematics, Mathematical Statistics or Statistics)
  • Domain expertise within Risk, by work experience and/or course work in risk management, financial mathematics and/or actuarial theory
  • Previous commercial experience in at least one of the following:
    • Consulting work within the banking/insurance industry
    • Software companies working with risk solutions
    • Risk, ETL or Business Intelligence work within banking or insurance
  • Programming (SAS or other relevant programming languages such as R or MatLab) and SQL skills
  • Some exposure to databases such as Oracle, SQL Server, DB2 Experience or Teradata
  • Good communication skills (Dutch/French and English) – both oral and written


  • We love living the #SASlife and believe that happy, healthy people have a passion for life, and bring that energy to work. No matter what your specialty or where you are in the world, your unique contributions will make a difference. 
  • Our multi-dimensional culture blends our different backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. Here, it isn’t about fitting into our culture, it’s about adding to it - and we can’t wait to see what you’ll bring.
  • In SAS Institute Benelux Professional Services Department (PSD), we give you the freedom to take initiative and provide steep learning curves for self-starting professionals. We encourage and support you to suggest innovative solutions that can benefit our clients as they become increasingly analytics-driven.
  • Working as part of the EMEA Risk Solution team will present you with the opportunity to drive change, deliver strategic value and broaden your knowledge in the Risk Management domain.


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