SAS - IT Graduate

Salary: Competitive + benefits
Location: South East, Marlow
Start date: Sep-2018
Sectors: Customer Service, Computing & IT, Sales, Science & Technology

Some people see data as facts and figures. But it’s more than that. It’s the lifeblood of business. It contains an organisation’s history and it’s trying to tell you something. SAS helps customers around the world make sense of the message.


Would you like to be a part of this and help share the bigger picture?


We are passionate about recruiting great people into our business and developing their talent. This year we have an exciting Graduate opportunity, we are looking for a Presales Associate to join our team as part of our brand new Masters Apprenticeship Programme.


Day to day you will provide technical assistance for software pre-sale and post-sale activities and build trusted relationships with stakeholders to provide practical guidance in the functional and technical aspects of proposed software. You will have a strong desire to maintain and develop your level of technical and industry knowledge to be able to flourish in the role.


As a Presales Associate you will also respond to architecture and infrastructure questions and deliver presentations outlining the proposed software functional capabilities, competitive advantages and business benefits when necessary.


Training and development is a key factor with this role, you will gain accredited qualifications in SAS through our onsite training centre alongside distance learning a Masters degree from a leading UK University.


Here at SAS a work life balance is important to us. We promote a fun working environment evident from our football and cricket pitch on site available to use in addition to other great facilities we have to offer.


In return we will offer you comprehensive flexible benefits package including competitive salary, pension, life assurance as well as group income protection and health and wellness benefits such as subsidised gym memberships as well as private medical insurance.


The role is based out of our office in Marlow, Buckinghamshire a modern working environment with superb facilities designed to promote wellbeing and collaboration although the role will involve up 70% travel mainly in South East England.


Minimum requirements
• Degree in STEM related subject
• Achieved or on target to achieve a 2:1 or above
• excellent communication/ presentation skills and capable of building strong relationships
• Passionate about technology
• analytically minded, self-starter with a natural curiosity and a desire to be challenged


As the leader in business analytics software and services, SAS transforms data into insights that give our clients a fresh perspective on their business. They can identify what’s working. Fix what isn’t. And discover new opportunities. At SAS, we set the bar high for our employees and provide a culture that fosters creativity and innovation, if this sounds like you then please apply online.



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