Senior Data Scientist

Data Science & AI Posted date 2 January 2022 KøbenhavnSAS

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

SAS has been a leader in analytics & AI for 45 years. Through our software and services, we inspire customers around the world to transform data into intelligence and drive value from insight. Our curiosity fuels innovation, pushing boundaries, challenging the status quo and changing the way we live.

What you’ll do

Are you an emerging technologist interested in solving complex business problems? As a Data Scientist at SAS you will have direct customer engagement where you will provide technical assistance for the data science activities, along with your knowledge of industry segment processes and challenges to do the following:

Customer engagement

  • Working together with new and existing customers to identify and define customer business challenges and advise on how to get them solved.
  • Identifying appropriate applications, tools and solutions for targeted accounts.
  • Preparing technical demonstrations, proof of concepts and presentations based on client needs.
  • Collaborate with customer / partner in developing Minimum Viable Product.
  • Build your own brand toward together with SAS as a strong Data Science profile in the market.

Showcase

  • To build industry-based showcase to demonstrate the SAS solution in addressing customer business challenges
  • Become technical fluent in SAS solutions and any required supporting products for knowledge sharing, create value cases and demonstration purposes
  • Understanding, utilizing, and communicating best practice methodologies and industry standards internally and externally.
  • Demonstrating the showcase to the external customer to drive the SAS business value.

What we are looking for

Essentials

  • You have a bacherlor’s or master’s degree in Computer Science, Math/Statistics, Engineering, or other related quantitative field
  • At least 2 years working experience in the data science area
  • Programming skills in e.g. R, Python, or Lua . Java, C, C++, C#, HTML, etc. is also relevant
  • You want to work at SAS to make an impact, driving the adoptions of AI and Analytics in the market.
  • Good communication skills and fluency in English and Danish
  • Familiarity with Open-Source software within data analytics and AI

Beneficial Experience

  • Familiarity with Linux.
  • SAS programming skills
  • Public/Private cloud architecture
  • Sales experience, especially technology or professional sales

Other knowledge, skills and abilities

  • Strong written and oral communication, analytical, problem solving and interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate and present to users from various technical backgrounds.
  • Self-motivated and able to work under pressure.
  • Public speaking experience or an interest to grow skills in that area.

Why SAS

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.

Check out our #Data4Good efforts to see how we’re using our analytics capabilities to solve humanitarian issues around poverty, health, human rights, education and the environment.

  • Posted date 2 January 2022