Are you interested in learning something new every day? Do you like solving challenging technical problems? Do you enjoy working in a fast-
paced environment with other knowledgeable professionals and thought leaders? If this excites you then Global Enablement and Learning is the place for you! As a Technical Architect on the GEL team, you will have the opportunity to collaborate with technicians from all over the world as well as colleagues from across many divisions of the company to develop and share new ideas, techniques, and approaches for implementing projects using the SAS Platform.
You will work with leading edge software, tools, and resources to empower fellow consultants to provide world-class service to our many SAS customers.
No two days are the same but you may never find another opportunity like this to lead the way forward for so many. Apply today and let us tell you more about GEL and the exciting opportunities we have for you!
As a Technical Architect in the Global Enablement and Learning organization, you will possess :
An excellent, practical knowledge of the SAS Platform to support, advise, and develop SAS’s technical staff throughout the world;
An excellent ability to communicate complex ideas, technical concepts, and best practices to an international audience with both verbal and written communication;
A strong ability to diagnose, identify and solve technical problems related a wide range of the SAS platform, SAS solutions, and their various integration points;
A strong understanding of system integration concepts that can affect SAS Platform implementation projects
You will focus on the core products, technologies, and administration aspects of the SAS Platform including areas such as reporting, administration, monitoring and auditing, performance tuning, security, data management, and system integration.
Your responsibilities will also include :
Developing, utilizing and communicating best practices and industry standards within the SAS and system administration arena
Providing functional and performance related troubleshooting assistance for active delivery projects.
Reviewing and assessing architecture practices across a variety of SAS implementations and solutions
Providing technical guidance, leadership, and input for new and existing service offerings
Developing enablement material on a variety of topics to provide guidance and practical knowledge to fellow consultants, architects, and other technical staff
Building a trusted relationship with internal and external customers to provide practical guidance in the functional and technical aspects of proposed software and set proper expectations to ensure customer satisfaction
Providing reliable delivery of targeted project results through role as expert in the application of specific SAS methodologies, projects and technologies
Installing SAS software solutions and any required supporting products for knowledge sharing and demonstration purposes as assigned
Performing other duties, as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Business, Computer Science, or related field; with
5 years of consulting, systems engineering, system administration, and / or applications development.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
Demonstrated leader in SAS administration topics such as migration, security, system resilience, automation, and efficiencies
Must have thorough knowledge of industry standards, methodologies and SAS foundation technologies, architecture, administration, and resources
Excellent problem solving, organizational, decision-making, and interpersonal skills
Experience developing and delivering technical presentations
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Ability to travel domestically as well as internationally as business needs dictate.
At least 3 years of experience delivering customer facing solutions with the SAS Platform
Excellent knowledge of the full spectrum of SAS Platform components
Strong understanding of and experience with web technologies including HTTP Servers, Java Application Servers, WebDAV, SSL, proxy servers.
Experience in several of the following areas : network security, network connectivity, data storage, I / O tuning, high availability, virtualization, and multiple operating systems
In-depth knowledge of SAS Visual Analytics
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