Events Technology Specialist

Job Locations US-NC-Cary HQ
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Travel Requirements

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, challenging the status quo and changing the way we live. 


What you’ll do

We’re looking for an Events Technology Specialist who will perform strategic activities associated with the planning and implementation of marketing efforts aligned to overall company sales and marketing strategy. Works individually or with a team to project manage the plan, implementation, execution and analysis of regional, national or global events that include a combination of awareness lead generation, lead acceleration and retention marketing efforts. Designs and executes the technical aspects of the event.


You will:

  • Creates project plans focused on the implementation, execution and analysis of regional, national or global events. Acts as show producer, director, engineer, technical consultant for the planning and executing of a show event. Performs any technical requirement, as needed, to execute staging and event support
  • Identifies team members with appropriate skills that match specific agendas and services. Designs stage systems and equipment required to produce events. Operates and maintains lighting, cameras, and projection and audio systems, as required
  • Works individually or with a team to develop and execute project plans, timelines and schedules, estimate costs and manage projects to completion. Contracts vendors for staff and equipment as required
  • Leads efforts to create compelling content for events including making recommendations on appropriate topics and speakers for assigned projects
  • Partners and serves as a key liaison to multiple organizations across the company as needed to support the project being managed.
  • Facilitates communication among members of the project team
  • Monitors the progress and scheduling of individual and team projects; assumes responsibility and accountability for assigned projects.
  • Resolves any conflict between the project and other organizational units in a satisfactory manner, including engaging management as necessary.
  • Communicates results, evaluates overall success, and return on investment
  • Develops, tracks and maintains budgetary responsibilities

What we’re looking for

  • Assist team members with conceptualization, layout, and production.
  • Organize and tracks components.
  • You’re curious, passionate, authentic and accountable. These are our values and influence everything we do.

Other knowledge, skills, and abilities

  • Considerable knowledge of computer displays, camera, lighting, audio and projection equipment
  • Considerable knowledge of event management
  • Excellent written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to travel and work flexible hours


  • 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.


Additional Information:

SAS is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. Read more: Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law. Also view the supplement EEO is the Law, and the Pay Transparency notice. 


Equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered in place of the above qualifications. 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. 


In order to work at SAS, you must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. If there is a medical or religious reason preventing you from receiving an available COVID-19 vaccination, and you are selected as a candidate for consideration, we have an accommodations process in place to evaluate those requests.


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