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BIDW SAS Developer - Senior Contractor
Ref No.: 18-03878
Location: Oakland or Pasadena, California
Start Date / End Date: 06/11/2018 to 12/31/2018

Need to know programming in SAS and the SAS Macro language in Unix/Window/Mainframe environment; SAS Enterprise Business Intelligence Solution design and development of reports; Knowledge in Enterprise Guide, Data Integration Studio and, metadata security; Proficiency in SQL and Oracle/DB2 databases, analytical skills and technical knowledge required in one or more higher level programming languages.

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(A20) Top Daily Responsibilities: 1. Tests & maintains data integrity across multiple databases (internal SAS, DB2, VSAM; external: Adobe, Excel, SAS parsing routines) Builds & maintains complex statistical SAS routines using macros, vendor software, & software written by self & others 2. Designs research plans for data gathering & analysis; participates significantly in interpreting analyses & developing action plans accordingly Skills a Top Candidate Should Have: 1. Exceptional analytic and critical thinking skills, writing skills, communication skills, consulting skills, and ability to work within a team. Six (6) or more years programming in SAS, SQL, VBA, net or equivalent statistical analytical programming language. Desired Skills: • 6+ years of SAS experience required. ISPF mainframe/UNIX experience preferred. • Demonstrated effectiveness in written and verbal communication of technical material. • Demonstrated effectiveness working as a member of a technical project team on complex projects. • Experience with analysis of large administrative databases and computer-intensive statistical analysis multivariate statistical methods, general research methodology. • Work experience in one or more of the following areas: disease management, survey design, health status measurement, case-mix or health risk adjustment methods, research methods, actuarial methods, cost-benefit or cost-effectiveness analysis. • Skills in analytical methods including problem and model formulation, algorithm selection, and development of overall solution strategy. • Ability to train and coach less-experienced team members on technical tasks. • Knowledge of healthcare industry, especially healthcare analytics preferred.
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Hours per Day 8
Hours per Week 40
Total Hours 1,168.00