Description/Comment:The SAS SPECIALIST will be working within our Corporate Applications department and is primarily responsible for supporting our highly available (HA) dual site SAS 9.4 GRID environment (servers, jobs, programs, scripts, etc.). This position requires strong customer focus and prompt handling of various issues as they arise (job failures, connectivity, permissions, and special projects). This is a senior role with high visibility requiring very strong knowledge of our overall batch and ad hoc SAS environments, as well as a strong database background. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Daily support of SAS/Oracle Batch jobs and Ad hoc customers As required SAS/Oracle development efforts for the business team As required SAS GRID Administration, maintenance and support
CHARACTERISTICS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Required: Strong SAS GRID experience Strong SAS base, macros and Access to Oracle experience Strong understanding of the Oracle database and SQL programming language Strong Linux scripting and Crontab job scheduling experience Experience working with formal SDLC and change management tools Demonstrated ability to support multiple projects concurrently Experience working with team members to define, document, and develop software Strong understanding of SAS/Oracle performance tuning techniques Experience developing/debugging complex SAS ETL against the Oracle database Experience automating complex processes into streamlined applications Strong customer and business focus Strong documentation and communications skills Demonstrated ability to produce high quality work products with attention to detail
SAS ADMIN with experience installing/administrating SAS servers Working knowledge of one of more of the following: o SAS Management Console o SAS Metadata Server and Repository o Job Scheduling and Load Balancing Associated topics: application, back end, developer, devops, perl, programming, python, sde, software engineer, software programmer
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