Graduate Opportunity

Technical Consultants

Global Fraud Solutions

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The Opportunity

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.

Move the World

At SAS, we create for one simple reason - so you can turn today's most critical challenges into tomorrow's great decisions.

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.

Responsibilities:

  • 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.

Essential:

  • 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.

Beneficial:

  • 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.
  • Multilingual.

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  • Ongoing
  • Competitive + benefits
  • All grades
  • Bishopsgate (London)
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  • Analytics
  • Computer Science
  • Data Science
  • Information Technology
  • Maths
  • Physics
  • Software
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