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We are seeking an innovative and dedicated individual to join our Technical Support Division. Come join our team and find out why SAS is a great place to work!
As a Systems Engineer, you will work with customers, internal engineers, developers, and product managers to help our customers achieve their business goals using SAS products like SAS Environment Manager and other Business Intelligence products.
Your responsibilities may include:
Providing technical support to customers by email, phone, and/or WebEx
Troubleshooting customer reported problems
Replicating possible software problems and identifying potential workarounds.
Reviewing documentation for technical accuracy, consistency and user’s point of view
Collaborating with other Technical Support teams to address problems spanning different support areas.
Working with development to investigate reported issues and determine strategies for responding to the customer.
Coordinating with internal teams to make fixes available to the customer.
Collaborating with Product Management to Influence product direction
Bachelor's degree, preferably in computer science or a closely related field. ---OR---- Associate’s degree, plus 2 years of stated essential experience / High School diploma (GED), plus 4 years of stated essential experience
1 years of experience programming, software consulting or supporting complex software applications
Ability to work with people of varied technical backgrounds.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Strong working knowledge with multiple operating systems, including Windows and Unix
Familiarity with SAS products.
Ability to diagnose a broad range of technical problems.
Ability to handle multiple high-priority projects concurrently and adapt to changing priorities and deadlines.
Strong decision-making skills.
Excellent analytical and diagnostic skills.
Strong interpersonal skills.
To qualify, applicants must be legally authorized to work in the United States, and should not require, now or in the future, sponsorship for employment visa status.SAS is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. The level of this position will be determined based on the applicant's education, skills and experience. Resumes may be considered in the order they are received. SAS employees performing certain job functions may require access to technology or software subject to export or import regulations. To comply with these regulations, SAS may obtain nationality or citizenship information from applicants for employment. SAS collects this information solely for trade law compliance purposes and does not use it to discriminate unfairly in the hiring process.
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