Data Scientist & Analytics Implementation Consultant
SAS is searching for an accomplished individual ready to implement SAS analytics solutions across Greece, Cyprus, Romania and Bulgaria.
As a mid-senior member of the team you will translate customer business needs into data requirements and suggest appropriate analytical techniques to adequately address the customer requirements.
You will also have a key delivery role in client facing assignments. If you are hands-on in analytics area, enjoy direct contact with customers and like to travel, this might be your next opportunity.
The role supports data acquisition, validation, cleaning / preparation, and management from incoming data sources to facilitate the whole analysis cycle.
The role is opened for a contractor with long-term commitment possibility.
Skills / experience that will help you succeed in the role :
Theoretical background in Analytics and Data Mining techniques
Interest and experience in using Data Management SW and tools
Good understanding on how to use effectively BI tools to prepare reports for illustrating and presenting key messages related to the outcome of the conducted analysis to targeted customer audience
Previous experience in using SAS SW, SAS programming Language, but also open source software like R and Python
Previous experience with in implementing project tasks and developing advanced statistical models
Willingness to master new technical domains and take on new challenges in the Analytics and Data Mining space
Fluent Greek and English
Relevant experience in an industry
Detailed role scope :
Works on professional services implementation projects that require such a role in the project team.
Works on problems of diverse scope across industries, where analysis of data requires evaluation of appropriate methodologies and statistical algorithms.
Supports the Project Manager to capture and define the Scope of work and assess the work effort, estimates the project costs and foresee possible risks.
Supports the Project Manager to detail the tasks in the Project Plan related to Analytical activities.
Conducts customer sessions for requirements gathering, data discovery, analysis, reporting, and presentation.
Contributes to and / or reviews proposals , project documentation and prepared custom course materials.
Supports the preparation of the final decks for presenting to customers the outcomes of the analysis or model development.
Cooperates closely with the Lead Consultant and the Project Manager for adequately defining and planning of project activities.
Normally receives limited instructions / guidance from Lead Consultant on day-to-day work tasks.
Provides coaching and knowledge transfer in relevant expertise within a project engagement.
Is actively involved in building a trusted relationship with Customer Executives and project teams, to provide practical guidance in the Business and analytical aspects of proposed SAS software and helps set proper expectations to ensure end customer satisfaction via the project deliverables.
Participates in pre-sales activities , as required
Installs SAS software and any required supporting products / tools, that do not require a solid technical background, either within a professional services project scope or for knowledge sharing and demonstration purposes.