Developer III (SAS) - Dallas

Location: Plano, TX


The client is seeking a Developer (SAS) III to design, develop, and implement applications using SAS and SQL to support business requirements.

Job Responsibilities:

Analyze highly complex business requirements; generate technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications

Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts

Leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution

Assure quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area

Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment

Adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner

Review existing SAS code and use a mapping document to re-write the code to point to the new database.

Conduct System, UAT and Parallel testing on the above rewrite of the code.


Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required

Job Responsibilities:

Analyze highly complex business requirements; generate technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications

Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts

Leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution

Assure quality, security and compliance requirements are met for supported area

Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment

Adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner

Review existing SAS code and use a mapping document to re-write the code to point to the new database.

Conduct System, UAT and Parallel testing on the above rewrite of the code.

Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required

4-5 years experience required

Development experience in SAS, SQL, UNIX
Experience in SAS/MACROS SAS/SQL SAS/ACCESS is must.

Experience working with databases like NETEZZA/TERADATA and ORACLE

Develop shell scripts to dynamically update the SAS jobs and validate the job results

Experience with Autosys or any other scheduling tool to schedule the jobs

Experience with Atlassian products (JIRA, Confluence, Bitbucket) preferred.

Hands on experience in designing, developing and successful deployment of large scale projects from end-to-end

Hands on experience in following the iterative and agile SDLC