SAS is the leader in business analytics software and services, and the largest independent vendor in the business intelligence market. We are the largest privately owned software company in the World with 2013 revenues in excess of US$3.3 Billion, and over 13,000 employees.
Through innovative solutions delivered within an integrated framework, SAS helps customers at more than 70,000 sites improve performance and deliver value by making better decisions faster.
We're looking for people like you – people who are intent on using their creative and technical talents to produce, deliver and support the software for tomorrow that will change the world.
At SAS, you will be a valuable part of a diverse, dynamic and forward looking company that has been globally recognised as an employer of choice.
The SAS Graduate Program rotates graduates over a 1 year period in the three Professional Services Divisions focusing on SAS products and IT. We place our graduates into areas that suit them the most and only hire once a previous graduate has been promoted.
We are looking for university graduates in the areas of:
Graduates received an extensive variety of training throughout the first 6 months of their tenure. Training ranges from basic SAS programming skills to in-depth SAS product use and configuration, and IT.
Graduate are rotated in the following areas:
Involves selling our software solutions to potential customers
For graduates that have outgoing personalities, presentation skills, hard workers, and the ability to think on their feet
Involves the implementation of our software solutions on-site
For graduates who are task driven, work well under pressure, team players and are good at project based work
Involves solving our customer’s complex issues with our software solutions and environments
For graduates who are good at solving complex problems, logical thinkers, work well in a team, and have excellent analytical skills
Why should you choose SAS?
Due to its position and reputation as the leading vendor of business analytic solutions, our customers turn to us to solve their complex business problems. We have a large range of customers within the following sectors:
Energy and Utilities
We have offices around the Australia and New Zealand region, as well as global offices around the world.
SAS is globally recognised for being a great place to work in reputable surveys around the world. Our achievements for 2012 include:
The Number one Global company to work for, results of “Great place to Work” survey.
Top 3 Greatest places to work globally in Fortune’s annual survey.
Number 18 Greatest places to work in Australia according to the BRW 2013 annual survey.
We have a number of company and social activities planned each year. Previous events include:
Yearly company conference - off-site venue (2-3 days). All staff attend.
Quarterly social events
Quad bike riding, Horse riding, Movie nights (IMAX), Bowling nights.
There a number of fringe benefits to working here at SAS. A snapshot of these benefits include:
Complimentary soft drinks all day, everyday!
Friday afternoon drinks
Catered kitchen with subsidised lunches
Complimentary sports facilities available 24/7
Table Tennis Table
Cricket oval (5 min walk)
Flexible working times
Friendly and supportive team working environment
On-site company parking
How to apply
The SAS ANZ Graduate Program begins accepting applications in mid to late August. SAS ANZ extends offers to the successful graduates in September and the program commences early the following year. You will find the application link here. To apply please submit a copy of your resume, cover letter and academic transcript. If you have any queries please contact us via email.
Working within the company has shown me why SAS is highly ranked as a global Great Place to Work, with a great environment and friendly, helpful people. Read more
-- Matthew Knight
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-- Oren Golvan
Three months in, two of us were actually pulled onto a large consulting project in Canberra (we were based in Sydney) for two months, gaining valuable experience in the field and on the customer site. Read more
-- Kitty Chan
If you are looking for a career rather than simply a job, this is definitely your choice. Read more
-- Ning Lu
I feel privileged to be a part of such a successful company, and excited and eager to progress my career and continue to make an impact. Read more
-- Dion Gory
Today I stand a more self-confident and IT-centric individual as SAS has equipped me with the core skills necessary to understand complex IT systems in a very enjoyable and dynamic environment. Read more
-- Sanya Kalia
SAS allows graduates to participate in numerous training courses and certification exams that are also offered, and valued by its clients and thus further career development. Read more
-- Kris Avila
The managers I worked with throughout the program have all been very inspiring. They encouraged me to always believe in myself and never be afraid to learn from the mistakes I made. Read more
-- Kenny Chong
The trust and support provided by the people at SAS makes me feel like an important part of the company. Read more
-- Louise Zhang
The possibilities for growth are literally endless in SAS. In SAS one can re-invent oneself if he or she dares strive for it. Read more