SAS 2016 Graduate Internship Programme


SAS is looking to employ Graduates for their 2017 Graduate Internship Programme based in Johannesburg.

Key Accountabilities

  • Provides technical support to customers via telephone and email as necessary.
  • Researches customer’s questions or problems in support area and contacts customer with resolutions.
  • Keeps abreast of other vendors’ products (how they interface and/or compete with the SAS System); contacts vendors to report problems and obtain information and/or advises users how to best use the SAS System in conjunction with them.
  • Keeps other groups informed of problems, suggestions and general comments and concerns from the user community.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Person requirements

  • Sense of urgency
  • Analytical
  • Good Communication
  • Applicants must be South African citizens with valid SA ID book
  • Applicants must be 26 of age or under
  • Applicants must not have participated in previous learnership, graduate or internship programmes as well as no previous work experience

Additional Requirements:

  • Cooperation/Teamwork
  • Reliability
  • Flexibility
  • Problem Solving
  • Good numerical skills
  • Highly pro-active and self-motivated
  • Must have Initiative
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to deal with conflict
  • Empowerment and Accountability

Qualification Required

  • Matric and Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Analytics, Risk, Economics Knowledge of Windows Operating System
  • Linux and Unix (Optional)


Copy of your CV and tertiary results transcript or qualifications and graduate testimonials be forwarded to:

Closing date: 17 June 2016
Job: Training
Primary Location: ZA-Johannesburg
Organization: SAS Europe
Unposting: Date Ongoing

* Classification: Student Year Round