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
We’re the leader in analytics. Through our software and services, we inspire customers around the world to transform data into intelligence.
Our curiosity fuels innovation, pushing boundaries, challenging the status quo and changing the way we live.
What you’ll do
We’re looking for a Senior Regional Technical Architect specializing in Cloud Architecture to collaborate directly with customers and regional SAS architects in the technical architectural design of packaged offerings and custom SAS solutions in the cloud.
You will :
Work with customers and regional SAS Architects in designing Cloud Architecture
Mentor regional SAS Architects in Cloud Technical design
Help in building packaged architect offerings to run the next gen SAS Analytics Platform in the cloud
Build trusted relationships with sales teams, professional services teams and client accounts
Build regional Technical Architect Training plans and focused Cloud upskill training for new technologies
What we’re looking for
Has minimum 8 years of IT experience with at least 5 years in a similar position
Possesses deep understanding and implementation experience of Microsoft Azure Amazon Web Services (AWS) or Google Cloud Platform (GCP) cloud technologies
Has implementation experience and broad infrastructure knowledge - servers, storage, firewalls, load balancers, networks, Identity and Access Management, etc.
and their equivalents in cloud
Has proven ITIL, change management and DR expertise
Has understanding of :
Traditional Datacentre Solutions (WINTEL / Midrange Hardware, Blade, UCS, Virtualisation, Storage, Backup and Recovery)
Hybrid Cloud solutions (Hosted and AWS / Azure / GCP)
Container Technology and DevOps
Network Access and Security Solutions (Proxy / Edge Protection, VPN, NLB, multi-factor authentication)
Server / Hosting Solutions (Microsoft Windows Server, UNIX / Linux, Active Directory, DNS)
Relational Database & BI Solutions
End User Computing (Centre of Excellence COE / Managed Operating Environment (MOE) development)
Has proven experience leading / controlling Technical design workshops, Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Agile and Iterative methodologies
You’re curious, passionate, authentic and accountable. These are our values and influence everything we do.
The nice to haves
Understanding of SAS software and architecture
Competent in Hadoop and related technologies
Experience in IT Infrastructure Management Solutions (SCCM, SCOM, MOE), design / deploying cloud solutions based on AWS / Azure technologies and services
Other knowledge, skills, and abilities
Strong in presentation, written and verbal communication skills
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.