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Senior SAS Analyst

Ref: 78103

  • Competitive total package on offer for the successful candidate.
  • 20 Oct 2022
  • Dublin (Central)
  • Permanent

Senior SAS Analyst

About the Company

Major financial services institution based in Dublin

About the Position

This role is positioned within the Strategy & Operations(Risk) team, where is responsible for the ongoing maintenance and regular upgrade of the SAS modelling system utilized across the organization. This role will be responsible for driving the upgrade of the SAS system, leveraging the new functionality available in the upgraded platform while ensuring processes are streamlined.

The risk function is an independent, second line of defence function that monitors, controls and supports risk-taking activities across the organization, with the purpose of providing advice and guidance in relation to risk while providing independent oversight and reporting.

The main objective is to ensure there is a robust risk management framework and culture in place to ensure risks are taken within the risk appetite set by the Board, in support of the customer franchise and social responsibility.


  • Relevant third level qualification or Postgraduate qualification in an analytical discipline, e.g. mathematics, applied mathematics, physics, statistics, engineering, econometrics, actuarial science;
  • Experience with SAS programming required
  • Strong knowledge of analytics languages (e.g. R, SPSS, Matlab or Python) and SQL preferable
  • A natural inclination to challenge established ways of thinking and an ability to articulate your opinion
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate technical issues and strategy to both technical and non-technical audiences, backed-up with strong interpersonal and collaboration skills
For more information on this position or other IT roles, please contact Anthony McCarthy on 01-4871186 or hit the apply button below to send your cv. Alternatively, contact him directly via email; [email protected]