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SAS Programmer
Ref No.: 17-00050
Location: Springfield, Massachusetts
 Stratacent is currently seeking an experienced SAS Advanced Programmer/ Data Integration developer at Springfield, MA.-Mschuset(to work with energy client)
Stratacent is currently seeking an experienced SAS Advanced Programmer/ Data Integration developer at Springfield, MA.
Please let me know if you are exploring the option in the market or i would appreciate if you can help me with any other reference
  • Bachelor of Science in computer science or related field
  • Must have robust Data Warehousing experience and ETL experience
  • Must have strong Data Modeling experience
  • At least 7 years of progressive experience in designing and developing systems or applications for reporting, data management and analytics using SAS
  • Senior Expert level SAS proficiency in the following:  Base SAS DATA step programming (i.e. Data step programming: use of functions, merges, working with lags, retains, arrays, Proc Means, Proc Transpose, Excel Tagsets, and other Procs for general data manipulation and reporting)
  • SAS Macro language for use in making code more efficient and building modular systems (treating macros as subroutines)
  • SQL programming (i.e. use of both SQL pass-through and PROC SQL via SAS/Access to one or more databases)
  • SAS/Access to Relational Databases to read/write to/from RDBMS
  • Utilizing SAS Enterprise Guide and its functionality to create project flows which could include aspects of data access, manipulation, summarization, and report generation to a variety of output formats and channels
  • Understands SAS best practices, tips & tricks, and innovative in the usage of SAS
  • Experience with proper SAS code testing procedures and has good understanding of when results are correct or need to be revised
  • Good written and spoken communications skills in English and thought-leadership skills
  • Self-starter, works independently as necessary, and with other business and technical people
  • Ability to convey in business/layman terms what SAS code is doing
  • Ability to understand business requirements and validate / ask appropriate follow up questions to translate to what is needed for SAS processing
  • Oracle RDBMS experience is a must
  • SAS Administration experience is a plus
  • Experience using SAS for statistics is a plus