Techno-functional Consultant

Job Location: Remotely

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the client to understand the business process and provide them with SAS support
  • Monitor forecast accuracy regularly and interact with the business user to gain insight into the forecast accuracy on a regular basis
  • Maintain regular contact with business users and perform exercises to improve forecast accuracy on a regular basis
  • Modify ETL jobs to accommodate the addition of a new pipeline of data
  • Create ad-hoc visual analytics reports upon request from a client
  • Monitor SAS Services on an ad-hoc basis and troubleshoot any issues that arise
  • Providing support for SAS Collaborative Planning Workbench in support of business processes

Minimum requirements 

  • 6+ years of experience with SAS DDPO
  • A solid understanding of SAS DDPO’s various components
  • Hands-on experience with SAS Forecast Studio, SAS Forecast Analyst workbench, SAS Collaborative Planning Workbench, SAS Data Integration Studio, SAS Visual Forecasting on Viya, SAS CAS & Base Programming & SAS Visual Analytics
  • An in-depth understanding of statistical forecasting, data manipulation, and machine learning is required
  • An ability to program using SAS (CAS and Base)
  • Experience working with business users and understanding critical processes in order to convert them into solutions
  • Knowledgeable about statistical forecasting models, such as ARIMA, ESM, UCM, and Neural Networks, and able to apply these techniques on real business scenarios

Prior experience & Skills

  • It is essential that at least two end-to-end projects are implemented using SAS DDPO
  • Having familiarity with the SAS SAP connector would be an advantage
  • Background in data science with experience in data management
  • Ability to communicate effectively and collaborate with others

To Apply:

Interested candidates who meet the above criteria can apply by sending the updated resume to mentioning “Techno-functional Consultant” in the email’s subject.