SAS Programmer

Employer
Consulting Company
Location
Washington, D.C.
Posted
Jun 30, 2017
Jobs Outside Higher Education
Software & Technology
Institution Type
Outside Academe


Job Description

The SAS Programmer's primary responsibilities include developing analytical models and relational data sets using BASE SAS, SAS Enterprise Guide, MS Access (VBA, SQL), and MS Excel that drive outcomes for our clients. The daily responsibilities include assistance in defining functional/technical requirements, supporting solution design, coding according to functional design, querying data, as well as performing detailed analytics of operational impacts

The selected candidate will be responsible for the following:
  • Coding in SAS according to customer requirements and business needs
  • Generate reports that clearly and intelligently present the final results
  • Create custom dashboards the can be deployed to the customers user base
  • Documentation describing all datasets and variables within as well as both technical and functional program documentation
  • Data checks to ensure integrity and correctness of data displays while gaining an understanding of the structure and content of the data
  • Analyze specific areas of concern in operations, processes or procedures to assess historical trends and identifies emerging trends
  • Extract data across multiple data sources and performing data validation
  • Develop test plans that will accurately and fully test code at both unit level and system level

Required
  • 2 or greater years of experience using SAS, including Base SAS and SAS/EG to conduct advanced statistical analyses
  • Full knowledge of effective SAS Programming and the ability to write highly efficient SAS programs
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Experience with manipulating large complex databases to track and evaluate patterns related to the customers' business
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to initiate, refine, and complete challenging projects with minimal guidance

Preferred
  • SAS Base Certification
  • Experience in presenting work products to customer and driving technical disucssions
  • SAS/Graph, SAS/EG, SAS/Visual Analytics
  • SQL scripting
  • Exposure to supply chain management, operations, and sourcing
  • Familiarity with BI/SAP and JDA Planning Software

Company Description
Consulting Company


Washington, DC

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