In this role, you will provide technical enablement for SAS technical staff on data management topics. Your responsibilities will include building and leading enablement sessions;
creating technical documents and instructional videos; creating sample environments as well as hands-on exercises to support technical education.
The ideal candidate will possess :
Real world experience designing data management environments using SAS and / or other product suites
Experience in data architecture as well as data design in support of analytical systems
A strong understanding of data management concepts including data warehousing, data governance, data remediation, data modeling, event stream processing, and big data
The ability to communicate ideas, technical concepts, and best practices to an international audience
A strong understanding of system integration concepts that affect SAS implementation projects
A proven success record in data management projects
A strong practical knowledge of SAS data management, event stream processing, foundation technologies, data access, and / or in-
database processing products.
You will be responsible for the following :
Developing enablement artifacts, including documents, blog posts, videos, user exercises, sample software environments, and training courses, in support of the SAS data management technical community
Conducting enablement sessions in support of the SAS data management technical community
Understanding, utilizing and communicating internally and externally best practice methodologies and industry standards within the data management area
Reviewing and assessing architecture practices across a variety of SAS implementations and solutions
Providing technical guidance and input for new and existing service offerings
Working with fellow consultants, architects, and other technical staff for cross-training and knowledge transfer
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
Performing advanced or complex prototyping with SAS and 3rd party technologies
Installing SAS software solutions and any required supporting products for knowledge sharing and demonstration purposes as assigned
Participating in product and solution training to acquire and maintain a detailed level of product knowledge of core SAS offerings and components
Performing other duties, as assigned
Collaborating worldwide to share best practices, develop methodologies, enhance partnerships and effectively support customers in the data management area
Keeping abreast of trends in the related and competitive marketplace
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or other technical, analytical or related field
8 years of experience in the design, development, and implementation of customer-focused data management initiatives
Minimum of 8 years progressive experience in the technology industry including extensive experience with consulting services or software pre-sales experience
Ability to develop and maintain relationships with various partners within SAS, as well as external to SAS
Ability to travel, both domestic and international, as business needs dictate
Equivalent combination of education, training, and relevant experience may be considered in place of the education requirement stated above.
Demonstrated data management industry knowledge / thought leadership and the ability to paint a vision of how SAS Data Management products fit within prospective client environments through familiarity with industry best practices / trends
Successfully collaborated with internal divisions as well as external customers to drive value for SAS and the customer.
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