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SAS Developer
Ref No.: 18-05694
Location: Wilmington, Delaware
Position Type:Right to Hire
If you are an experienced SAS Developer and you are looking to expand your skills, be recognized for your talent and work, and learn new technologies that will challenge your capabilities then we have the opportunity for you. Imagine all the growth and potential and doing that while working for an industry leader that puts TECHNOLOGY and TECHNOLOGISTS FIRST!

ICS can help you attain your dream job! We are a leading staffing firm with a simple focus; excellent candidate experience and excellent client support. We are focused on one premier client in Wilmington, DE.

Key Job Requirements:

• Develop, implement and support SAS code in Oracle, Unix environment.
• Design and develop stored procedures, SAS Macros, UNIX shell scripts to trigger SAS jobs, update Oracle/Teradata using SAS/ACCESS and create Flat files for SFTP transmissions.
• Extraction of data from Oracle, Teradata and creating SAS datasets. Performing data validation and data transformation (ETL).
• Generate and analyze ad hoc reports and control reporting for daily monitoring as per dynamic business needs using SAS.
• Develop procedures to fully automate the execution, monitoring and issue reporting for all production processes.
• Develop SAS Macros to Automate daily/weekly/monthly jobs and reduction of program length for faster execution.
• Participate in application security reviews and address all identified issues.
• Participate in project planning sessions with business analysts to analyze business requirements and outline proposed system solutions.

Required Skills

· 6+ years of system development experience in a SAS environment.
· 6+ years experience with Unix operating system.
· 6+ years experience developing SQL code in an Oracle environment.
· Development using Control M/Autosys job scheduler is a major plus.
· Experience in all aspects of system development life cycle.
· Expert level skills in SAS/BASE, SAS/GRAPH, SAS/STAT, SAS/CONNECT, SAS/ACCESS, SAS/ODS, SAS/SQL, SAS ENETRPRISE GUIDE AND SAS/MACRO.
· Experience developing Unix Shell scripts for SAS control Reporting, Automated File Transfers, Error Handling and Oracle Load utility.
· Experience with source code management tools including Subversion (SVN) and GIT.
· Experience with Agile/Scrum Methodology.

The ideal candidate would also have experience with:
• Deep understanding and ability to architect object oriented (OO) solutions to complex problems and experienced in utilizing design patterns.
• Experience with Apex
• Solid understanding of object-oriented programming (OOP) and computer science foundations, such as memory management and low-level algorithm performance.
• Knowledge of .Net, ASP.NET, and Visual Studios