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Forecasting Graduate Intern
SAS Institute | Cary, North Carolina
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Overview

The Forecasting R&D team at SAS is pleased to announce the Forecasting Graduate Intern opportunity. The program provides an excellent opportunity to explore software development as a career choice. Students in Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science, Economics, Business or related analytical fields, working towards a graduate degree in the United States are invited to apply.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

As a member of the Advanced Analytics R&D development team, you will work closely with Ph.D.-level experts to create innovative software that applies cutting-edge statistical methods for automating enterprise-scale business forecasting processes. Your duties include researching computational algorithms, designing, programming, testing and documenting software, communicating with other SAS professional staff in Testing, Technical Support, Education, Marketing, and other departments, and performing other tasks as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

* A student working towards a Masters or PhD in Statistics, Data Science, Computer Science, Economics, Business or related analytical field
* Demonstrated experience in statistical computing beyond the routine classroom use of statistical packages
* Excellent computer programming skills
* Excellent mathematical skills
* Working knowledge of Windows and/or UNIX operating systems
* Superior verbal and written communication skills

PREFERENCES:

* Familiarity with time series analysis, data mining, marketing, econometrics, and/or forecasting
* Familiarity with the SAS language, R, Python, C or C++
* Familiarity with source control management systems such as CVS or Git
* Familiarity with the software development process

SAS looks not only for the right skills, but also a fit to our core values. We seek colleagues who will contribute to the unique values that makes SAS such a great place to work. We look for the total candidate: technical skills, values fit, relationship skills, problem solvers, good communicators and, of course, innovators. Candidates must be ready to make an impact.

Additional Information:

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 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 notice Pay Transparency

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.

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