SAS Programmer I

Lexington, KY
May 10, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

The SAS programmer I will provide on-going statistical support and preparation of de-identified data-sets for data sharing. The SAS programmer will work closely with the research team on retrospective data analyses and community evaluation.

The SAS programmer will be responsible for creating analysis data-sets in accordance to SOPs and analysis plans, will provide documentation for discrepancy forms, QC programming, and DDTs, will also utilize SAS macros to create tables and summary reports and may also conduct routine data analyses. Other duties as assigned.

Job Title
SAS Programmer I

Requisition Number

Working Title

Department Name
7H042: Center for Health Services Research

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level

Salary Range

Type of Position

Position Time Status

Required Education


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Required Related Experience


Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

sitting (in front of a computer/ laptop) for long periods of time, repetitive motion, lifting/ carrying objects of average weight


Monday-Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm


MS Windows, Excel, PowerPoint, ODS, SAS Windows environment base understanding

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Deadline to Apply

University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * UK HealthCare recognizes the patient as our premier customer and promises to provide excellent customer services to patients, colleagues, co-workers and all others who seek our services. By applying for a position with UK HealthCare, I am indicating my commitment to service excellence and expressing my agreement to consistently recognize that: - Our customer is every person we come into contact with during our workday. - Service is being flexible, courteous and respectful while anticipating and fulfilling the needs of our customers. - Quality is the foundation of everything we do. It is our desire to provide exceptional service to every patient and customer we serve. - Careful, efficient and responsible management of our resources is vital to our success. - We want to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent co-workers, which will in turn achieve customer loyalty and promote the growth of UK HealthCare. By submitting my application for employment with UK HealthCare, I acknowledge that I will be held accountable to follow the UK HealthCare Behavioral Expectations if selected for a position with UK HealthCare. Do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Standards?
    • Yes
    • No
  2. * Are you familiar with ISO standards that are used to assess the quality of measurements?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Are you familiar with the data layouts of proficiency studies?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have experience with SAS programming or ISO standards?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Do you have experience working in the SAS Windowing Environment?
    • Yes
    • No
  6. * Do you have any experience converting SPSS and/or Excel data files to SAS datasets?
    • Yes
    • No
  7. * If you have any experience converting SPSS and/or Excel data files to SAS datasets, please briefly describe (as succinctly as possible) how you made such conversions.

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents


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