Associate Analytics Software Tester

SAS Institute, Inc.

Associate Analytics Software Tester

Salary Not Specified

SAS Institute, Inc., Blythswood New Town, Glasgow City

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 6 days ago, 10 Jul | Get your application in now to be included in the first week's applications.

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: 2e3238a1b15b4a729f740ecfbc014ab0

Full Job Description

  • Plans, documents, and performs functional, validation, and systematic testing for new and existing software.

  • Numerical validation includes: independent coding, cross-validation with existing SAS products or third-party products, equivalence, simulation, or predictive performance.

  • Reports defects, evaluates fix requests, and verifies fixes.

  • Automates regression testing on all applicable platforms and maintains benchmarks.

  • Reviews software design during development stage and provides feedback to developers.

  • Stays current with analytical methodologies by researching literature, and participating in courses or conferences.

  • Communicates with developers, product marketing managers, and industry experts to define testing strategies and coverage.

  • Reviews software documentation and provides feedback.

  • Assist Tech Support and consultants in resolving customer issues

  • Works on problems of moderate scope where analysis of situations or data requires consideration of a variety of factors. Exercises some independent judgment to determine appropriate action. Builds productive working relationships across teams.

    2 years of experience or some related experience with a Ph.D.

  • Master's degree or a Ph.D. in statistics, biostatistics, applied mathematics, economics or a related field

  • Advanced programming skills in data management and analysis.

  • Advanced knowledge in several analytical disciplines.

  • Basic modular programming skills (e.g., SAS Macro, functions/modules in Python or Lua).

  • Basic scripting skills for test automation.

  • Equivalent combination of education, training and experience may be considered in place of the above qualifications.

  • You're curious, passionate, authentic and accountable. These are our values and influence everything we do.


  • Preferred Qualifications
  • Background in risk management, finance, or statistical modeling.

  • Experience developing, deploying, and maintaining infrastructure in a public cloud platform, such as Azure, AWS, or GCP

    We're a leader in data and AI. Through our software and services, we inspire customers around the world to transform data into intelligence - and questions into answers.


  • We're also a debt-free multi-billion-dollar organization on our path to IPO-readiness. If you're looking for a dynamic, fulfilling career coupled with flexibility and world-class employee experience, you'll find it here., At SAS, it's not about fitting into our culture - it's about adding to it. We believe our people make the difference. Our diverse workforce brings together unique talents and inspires teams to create amazing software that reflects the diversity of our users and customers. Our commitment to diversity is a priority to our leadership, all the way up to the top; and it's essential to who we are. To put it plainly: you are welcome here.