Senior SAS Analytics Consultant

Senior SAS Analytics Consultant

Our fast-growing data and analytics team is currently looking for two experienced SAS analytics consultants. This is the perfect opportunity to become a part of an innovative and energetic team that constantly works on real-world business problems with a wide range of clients across multiple industries across the region.

General Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for both supporting internal analytics initiatives and delivering analytical solutions to external clients on the SAS technology platform. More specifically, you will be expected to

• Presales support

• Translate client business needs into data and analytics requirements

• Propose sound analytical solutions

• Assist in defining project scope

• Develop pitches, demo work product and proposals

• Client project delivery

• Conduct/assist in customer sessions for requirements gathering, data discovery, presentation and knowledge sharing

• Perform data acquisition, validation, cleansing and preparation

• Perform data analysis and modelling

• Operationalise analytical models

• Analytical solution development

• Support end-to-end, production-grade data pipeline on SAS

Key Requirements/Skills/Experience

• Bachelor/Master degree in a statistics/ mathematics/ computer science discipline

• 3 to 4 years of experience in conducting statistical analysis and developing analytical models using SAS software suite

• Demonstrates proficiency in using base SAS, SAS Enterprise Guide, SAS Enterprise Miner and SAS Forecast Server

• Knowledge and hands-on experience in statistics, optimization, machine learning, text mining and visualization

• Demonstrate strong business understanding to apply data science methodologies to business problems

• Excellent communication and presentation skills

• Skills in analytics frameworks such as R, Python, Hadoop, Spark will be a bonus