Senior Technical Consultant

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POST DATE 9/14/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

SAS Institute Cary, NC

Company
SAS Institute
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-3186
AJE Ref #
576170407
Location
Cary, NC
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Work as a member of the SAS Professional Services and Delivery team to provide installation and configuration services for SAS Intelligence Platform deployments at customer sites as part of consulting engagements. Develop and enhance personal and group skills primarily for the benefit of the Install Center Program. Use strong knowledge of SAS products for participation in the design and implementation of complex SAS deployment architectures. Serve as the technical liaison with customers and SAS project managers during all phases of the installation and configuration service. Understand customer architectural considerations in order to communicate SAS technical architecture within the context of the requirements for a successful deployment of the software. Maintain focus on the specific technical issues such as security, data management, system integration and user interface.





Additional Information
Drug free work environment-screening required.

SAS employees performing certain job functions may require access to technology or software subject to export or import regulations. To comply with these regulations, SAS may obtain nationality or citizenship information from applicants for employment. SAS collects this information solely for trade law compliance purposes and does not use it to discriminate unfairly in the hiring process.

SAS is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

RESPONSIBILITIES

Master s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field of study plus four years

of solutions architecture, technical consulting, technical sales, system engineering or related experience.

Employer also accepts a Bachelor s degree plus eight years of experience as an equivalent alternative.

Must have demonstrated experience in the installation, configuration, and administration of SAS Grid Computing

environments and other complex SAS software environments; demonstrated experience with third-party software

products required for implementation and deployment; demonstrated experience with SAS Grid Manager;

demonstrated experience installing multi-tier enterprise software systems; demonstrated experience

understanding, creating, utilizing and communicating best practice methodologies internally and externally;

demonstrated experience relating technical concepts to SAS applications and user needs. 50% travel as business

needs dictate. May telecommute or work from home when not traveling to domestic customer sites. Drug free

work environment-screening required.