SAS Institute Inc. Senior Solution Architect in Singapore, Singapore

SAS Asia Pacific is growing their solutions in the Cloud space and with that we have a brand new exciting role for a Senior Regional Solutions Architect specializing in Cloud Architecture. This role will report to the VP, PSD based in Singapore. We are open to having this subject matter expert based anywhere in Asia Pacific.

The position will collaborate directly with customers and regional SAS architects in the technical architectural design of packaged offerings and custom SAS solutions in the cloud.

The role will:

  • Work with customers and regional SAS Architects in designing Cloud Architecture

  • Mentor regional SAS Architects in Cloud Solution designs

  • Help in building packaged architect offerings to run the next gen SAS Analytics Platform in the cloud

  • Build trusted relationships with sales teams, professional services teams and client accounts

The ideal candidate:

  • Has minimum 5 to 7 years IT industry experience with at least 3 years in a similar position

  • Possesses deep understanding and implementation experience of AWS or Microsoft Azure cloud technologies

  • Has Implementation experience and broad infrastructure knowledge - servers, storage, firewalls, load balancers, routers, etc. and their equivalents in cloud

  • Has proven ITIL, change management and DR expertise and good understanding of:

  • Traditional Datacentre Solutions (WINTEL/Midrange Hardware, Blade, UCS, Virtualisation, Storage, Backup and Recovery)

  • Hybrid Cloud solutions (Hosted and AWS/Azure)

  • Network Access and Security Solutions (Proxy/Edge Protection, VPN, NLB, multi-factor authentication)

  • Server/Hosting Solutions (Microsoft Windows Server, UNIX/Linux, Active Directory, DNS)

  • Relational Database & BI Solutions

  • End User Computing (Centre of Excellence COE/Managed Operating Environment (MOE) development)

  • Is strong in presentation, written and verbal communication skills

  • Has proven experience leading/controlling Solution design workshop with Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC), Agile and Iterative methodologies

  • Has knowledge of SAS software and architecture

  • Is competent in Hadoop and related technologies and IT Infrastructure Management Solutions (SCCM, SCOM, MOE)

About SAS:

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Requisition ID: 20016738

Travel Requirements: 50%

External Company Name: SAS Institute Inc