Current Vacancies

Advance Programme Consultants

Base 3 Systems Ltd is the largest SAS® only consultancy in the UK providing world-class SAS solutions for our FTSE100 clients across a number of industry sectors, including major high street banks and Government Institutions. Since our inception in 1996 we have been providing business intelligence solutions and have a wealth of experience in client-server architecture across a wide range of hardware platforms, operating systems and third party databases. We have a highly qualified and experienced company of talented and dedicated employees that are intrinsic to our success.

We are seeking a number of candidates to join our graduate training scheme, this is an exciting opportunity to receive comprehensive SAS training over an intensive 8-week period. Following the course you will be deployed with one of our blue-chip clients, as an employee of Base 3 Systems, working on site amongst other SAS professionals.

We are looking for candidates who are self-driven, demonstrating strong analytical capabilities and excellent communication skills. Core to success is having a logical, inquisitive mind and an ability to apply knowledge to solve real-world problems. Typically you will possess a degree demonstrating abilities in logic, analysis and data interpretation such as Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, Computing, Engineering, or a primary science subject. A minimum achievement of a 2:1 degree is required, supported by A-levels in complementary subjects or excellent A-levels in non-related subjects.

We offer a superb working environment, an attractive salary and an unparalleled level of training in SAS. The programme provides a unique opportunity to gain a competitive advantage over the rest of the graduate entry-level market.

To summarise, a career with Base 3 Systems offers:

  • Skills: Eight weeks paid training in SAS software and technologies giving the opportunity for a fantastic career.
  • Experience: Assignment within a reputable company, securing relevant experience for career advancement.
  • Qualifications: The opportunity for formal accreditation, providing a professional qualification that is recognized and respected within the SAS market.
  • Opportunities: Employees leave the course equipped with an enviable skill-set which will clearly differentiate them from their peers and enable them to forge a highly lucrative career in a profession where there is always high demand for exceptional SAS skills.

September intake

Training commences on the 9th of September at our offices in Ulverston, Cumbria.

Send your CV along with a covering letter to by Sunday the 30th of June 2019. Please include the reference AP0919 in the email subject.

Interviews will be held at our offices in Beamsley, North Yorkshire between the 2nd of April and 10th of July 2019.

Please also note that to work for Base 3 Systems, you must be eligible to live and work in the UK. Base 3 Systems can only apply for a work permit in cases where there are no suitably qualified or experienced resident workers; otherwise applicants should normally be resident in the UK or a national of the European Union.

Due to the nature of the Advance Programme it will not be known where you will be sited until after the training has finished. Clients are spread across the UK and so geographical flexibility is essential and is a pre-condition of joining the programme; candidates must be fully prepared to relocate.