Share these opportunities

SAS Engineer, Omnia AI

Apply now

Apply for Job

Date Posted: Mar 13, 2019

Reference Code: 44685-en_US

Job Type:  Permanent 
Primary Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada 
All Available Locations: Toronto 

Job Description

Deloitte Omnia, Deloitte's Artificial Intelligence practice is comprised of specialized experts with hands-on experience, and cutting-edge information assets that facilitate successful Artificial Intelligence (AI) transformations. We develop AI-enabled solutions to address all aspects of a client’s transformative journey with disciplined focus on business outcomes.

As a member of our Data Transformation team, you will help our clients design and implement the data platform architectures – be it in the cloud or on-premise – required to enable cutting-edge AI solutions. You will be part of a practice to deliver a breadth of solutions to solve our clients most challenging business problems, with a focus on Big Data, BI/DW, Data Integration, Data Governance, Master Data and Analytics applications. Each of these applications leverages a different mix of traditional and innovative technologies to achieve business outcomes.

Your role at Deloitte

As a SAS Engineer, you are passionate about data and technology solutions, are driven to learn about them and keep up with market evolution. You will play an active role throughout the entire engagement cycle, specializing in modern data solutions including designing and delivering performant Business Intelligence SAS applications to our clients by supporting our engagement teams in collaboration with the project manager. You are enthusiastic about all things data, statistics, data mining, customer intelligence and advanced analytics. If you have strong problem-solving and analytical skills, are tech savvy and have a solid understanding of software development, then this role may be for you.

In this role, you will:

  • Deliver proof on concepts using appropriate SAS technology
  • Support analysis, design, development and testing phases
  • Document business processes, business requirements and system requirements
  • Provide specifications for ETL or any service oriented dataflow
  • Support SAS cloud strategy
  • Database design for the following solutions: Customer Intelligence, In-Memory Analytics, Customer Intelligence and Marketing Intelligence
  • Support Integrated and UAT testing
  • Performance tuning       
  • Support the project manager and the scrum master
  • Define good development practices and methodology for the team
  • Guide developers throughout the development phases
  • Deploy solutions in regards to our client’s DevOps approach
  • Participate in project proposals and RFI
  • Participate in business development activities


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science
  • Strong working experience in an environment with SAS, with 5+ years of experience delivering various projects involving SAS Cloud Analytics technologies
  • Experience in Agile Methodology
  • Proven design and development experience as a SAS Architect or Senior Consultant in complex environments
  • Experience in developing using version control tools
  • Knowledge of MS Project, any Agile platforms and Visio
  • Demonstrate experience in performing gap analysis and impact analysis
  • Experience supporting business users working on projects or programs involving multiple highly inter-dependent applications and/or data sources             
  • Demonstrated capacity to work collaboratively with client organizations
  • Ability to work with and lead diverse remote teams
  • Ability to develop and present new ideas and conceptualize new approaches and solutions
  • Proven analytical skills and systematic problem solving
  • Canadian travel required, occasional international travel. Candidates must be able to enter the USA to work on client assignments

If you believe you have what it takes to be a successful member of our team please apply now. We know your career is important to you and it's important to us, too. The SAS Engineer role is just the first step of a highly successful career we can help you build.

The time is right for you to join Deloitte. Get your career off to great start. What impact will you make?

Why Deloitte?

Launch your career with The One Firm where you can make a greater impact than you ever thought possible. With endless opportunities at every turn, and a culture built to support and drive our people to be the very best they can be, Deloitte is The One Firm for you to learn, grow, create, and lead.

At Deloitte, we understand that everyone, and their career goals, are different. As a firm, we help create the conditions and opportunities that will enable our people to thrive – both professionally and personally. We do this by making three commitments to our people:

  • You will lead at every level: We grow the world’s best leaders so you can achieve the impact you seek, faster.
  • You can work your way: We give you the means to work how you want, and we have innovative spaces and the mindset to help you be wildly successful.
  • You will feel included and inspired: We create a deep sense of belonging where you can bring your whole self to work.

Apply now and let us show you how to push your career to the next level at Deloitte. The One Firm. For You.

Deloitte is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce.  We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Please advise the Recruiter to ensure your accessibility needs are accommodated throughout this process.  Information received relating to accommodation will be addressed confidentially.

We thank all applicants in advance for their interest; however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted



Apply now

Apply for Job

Find similar jobs: