Software Development Manager - Risk & Quantitative Solutions
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 and changing the way we live. SAS Risk & Quantitative Solutions organization (RQS) is hiring a passionate Software Development Manager to serve as the technical lead for various risk management client applications.
What you’ll do
As a Software Development Manager, you will be responsible for the design and development of a diverse scope of web-based client applications.
You will also look after the research into how the client applications can best integrate with the latest technology and provide state-of-the art business-centric user experience.
You will :
Help us staff a Center of Excellence for RQS Content Development.
Work with management to develop, prioritize, and assign project purposes and responsibilities to each resource.
Mentor, train, nurture and support the daily activities of the team.
Collaborate with product marketing, management, and others to refine product and project directions and documenting those directions into stories.
Discuss technical and design issues with developers, users and customers; anticipating time needed to complete projects and assist in product scheduling.
Perform testing of software; verifying, tracking, and fixing bugs; modifying software design, as necessary.
Design, develop, and ensure quality of various prototype and demonstration systems.
Provide analysis, design, and implementation of software development of diverse scope
Ensure compliance of company’s technical standards and practices.
What we’re looking for
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related quantitative field (or equivalent).
Programming skills in one or more of the following languages : Java, Matlab, R, Python, Base SAS, SAS Macros.
Knowledge and / or experience with other SAS tools and the SAS V9 architecture is a preferred but not essential.
Successful experience managing the development of complex software projects.
Proven experience with designing and developing enterprise software solutions, involving both front end applications and back-end analytics.
Knowledge of design patterns and API First design
You’re curious, passionate, authentic and accountable. These are our values and influence everything we do.
The nice to haves
Familiarity with cloud architecture.
Familiarity with SAS V9 platform.
Experience in Risk and Finance in the Banking or Insurance Sector.
Certificates in Risk Management and Accounting Standards are also valued.
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.
Equivalent combination of education, training, and relevant experience may be considered in place of the requirements above.