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Risk Content Developer

Risk Content Developer

Job Locations BE-Tervuren Requisition ID 20040655 Job Category Research and Development Travel Requirements 25%

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

The Risk Solutions development team is focused on the creation of risk and finance related applications across the Banking and Insurance sectors. As a valued member of this dynamic team you will be on the crossroads between:

  • the creation and ongoing support of the regulatory contents for various Risk Solutions,
  • supporting SAS customers in several countries to ensure they can make best use of our risk products,
  • supporting SAS sales and assist in achieving revenue targets by providing industry/business domain expertise in Risk Management and Finance.
  • You will have the opportunity to work on a wide range of risk business solutions, gain first-hand experience on best risk management practices, and experiment with the latest technology on the market.

    We will ask you to:

  • Help designing new products, bring new ideas and transform them into action, from prototypes to finished products. Think big!
  • Develop and maintain regulatory risk software across banking and insurance for a portfolio of Risk Solutions related to Stress Testing, IFRS9, CECL, IFRS17, Solvency 2, Market Risk, Underwriting risk and more. You will be involved in all stages of the software product creation process.
  • Participate in activities that demonstrate SAS’ industry experience and leadership.
  • Support implementation services on/off site for the SAS Risk portfolio of solutions, involved in all stages of the project implementation phase.
  • We may ask you to travel, covering a wide geographical area that includes Europe and Asia.
  • What we’re looking for

  • Master’s Degree, Computer Science, MIS, Math, Physics, Statistics, Engineering, or related discipline.
  • Typically requires a minimum of 2-5 years of experience in Risk and Finance in the Banking or Insurance Sector.
  • Experience with IT technologies to support Finance and Risk processes is valued, namely programming experience in finance and risk models and/or algorithms.
  • Certificates in Risk Management and Accounting Standards are also valued.
  • You’re curious, passionate, authentic and accountable. These are our values and influence everything we do.
  • The nice to haves

  • Solid programming skills in one or more of the following languages: Base SAS, SAS Macros, Java, C/C++, Matlab, R, Python. Knowledge and/or experience with other SAS tools and the SAS V9 architecture is a plus.
  • Specialized knowledge in Finance and Risk Management in one more current regulations such as Basel CRD-IV, EBA Stress-testing and the new IFRS9 accounting Standard for banking or IFRS17 for insurance.
  • Must be familiar with fundamental Statistics and Probability concepts.
  • Solid understanding of relational data models and experience with writing efficient SQL queries
  • Familiarity with Linux and/or Windows operating systems.
  • Analytical and creative problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work independently, or as part of a team.
  • Ability to understand and translate complex technical and business information to internal/external audiences.
  • Why SAS

  • 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:

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    Risk Content Developer

    SAS Institute Inc
    Contract type: 
    Developer, Financial Analyst
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