SAS is looking to recruit Technical Consultants x 2 for our Global Fraud Solutions team. Positions will be based in London & report to Senior Manager Technical Consulting. The Global Fraud Solutions team is focused on delivering SAS fraud prevention solutions across the world. We are looking for motivated & ambitious Consultants with an interest in continuing their career in the rapidly growing fields of analytics & fraud detection. For the right person, we are willing to consider a wide range of experience from graduates to experienced professional.
In addition, some flexibility to work from home. A willingness to travel globally for up to a week per month is an important aspect of the role. This exciting opportunity offers a superb platform & brilliant career path working with a dedicated & professional team. If your ambitious, eager to learn & strive to excel in your field, read carefully below & get in touch immediately if suitable. Interviews scheduled asap for the right profiles.
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The role will include:
Developing domain specific intellectual property, software, processes, and methodologies to facilitate Solution delivery across the globe.
Regular international travel enabling and supporting fraud projects for major global clients.
Learning how to use data analytics as a differentiator to help win and increase the value of software deals related to fraud, abuse, financial crime or public security in government, financial services or health-care
Working with the latest analytic techniques and helping develop new analytic intellectual property for both SAS and its clients.
Latest SAS Viya software stack including in memory data analytics and event stream processing as well as Elasticsearch, RabbitMQ and Apache Kafka.
Analyse the requirements of the Solution component and work closely with customers, R&D and team members to ensure consistency and re-usability of output.
Provide support, consultancy and enablement to SAS project teams in deliveries making use of the developed Solutions.
Work in a small focused team with flexibility in the tasks and roles fulfilled on a day to day basis.
Work on the development of specific Solutions servicing the needs of projects with high profile banking, insurance, government, and health-care clients worldwide.
Design and develop innovative solutions to business requirements in alignment with product architecture, and established development practices and time-lines.
Communicate technical and design issues with other developers, managers, users or customers whenever necessary to achieve the best solution.
Understand the role of data in an analytical fraud solution ensuring the retention of information and validity of the output.
Ensure good practice in standard software engineering principles including using tools to ensure successful collaborative working (version control, task tracking etc.).
Travel 20-50% of the time, where global teams require assistance.
A high-quality degree in a technical or numerate subject, especially mathematics, physics or computer science.
Exceptional analytical and problem-solving skills.
An interest in technology and coding, and how it can be applied to problem solving (ideally backed up with programming experience).
A “self-starter” who will show creativity and initiative to make things happen with self-management skills.
A desire to broaden their skills base and work across multiple disciplines (e.g. development, fraud domain expertise, professional services, analytics)
Willingness to travel.
Previous data analysis experience.
Experience in software development using Object Orientated and/or Functional languages OR experience of using SAS for analytical solution delivery.
Data management experience using SQL on Oracle, Postgres etc and experience of Hadoop.
Experience in the use of software development tools such as version control (e.g. Git) and task management (e.g. Jira)
Experience of working in fraud detection.
Experience in any of banking, insurance, tax, public security, procurement.