As a Forecasting and Machine Learning Specialist on the SAS Forecasting R&D team, you will help create innovative software to apply cutting-edge statistical methods to automated enterprise-scale business forecasting processes. You will:

  • Work closely in a team-oriented environment with experts in computing and forecasting fields to develop state-of-the-art software for high-performance distributed multitier forecasting.
  • Implement advanced analytical algorithms to solve business problems.
  • Research computational algorithms.
  • Design the software architecture based on product management requirements and present to stakeholders.
  • Develop and test services, author user documentation, and file patents.
  • Present your work to internal and external customers.
  • Present your work at conferences.
  • Communicate with other SAS professional staff in Testing, Technical Support, Education, Marketing, and other departments.

What we’re looking for

  • You’re curious, passionate, authentic and accountable. These are our values and influence everything we do.
  • Ph.D degree in Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Statistics, Operation Research, Engineering, or a related quantitative field.
  • 5+ years work experience in software development and/or academia.
  • Ph.D-level knowledge of Statistics and Time Series, Machine Learning, AI, Econometrics, or Operations Research.

The nice to haves

  • Experience in commercial software development.
  • Forecasting in retail or energy.
  • Knowledge of SAS, Python, R, C, or Java.
  • Proven skills in programing and designing of software.
  • Experience with Agile software development methodologies.
  • Experience in Test Driven Development of unit, regression, and integration testing.

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