SAS Administrator

Job# FT29411
Location ZZ,
Job Type Contract
Salary Negotiable
Date Posted September 20, 2022
Submission Deadline September 26, 2022
Job Stream
Benefits Contract Position


Job Description :Our Client is looking for a SAS Administrator for a 1-year contract for a remote position.

Must Have Primary Skills :
Required Experience:
  • 5+ years of experience supporting multi-terabyte SAS environments (SAS 9.4 M7 and Viya 3.5) that are enterprise wide and serve multiple business units.
  • Expert knowledge of SAS Base, SAS Enterprise Guide, SAS Enterprise Miner, SAS DI Studio and SAS Management Console.
  • Strong experience installing SAS 9.4/Viya software and patches in AWS environment.
  • Strong experience with UNIX OS.Good understanding of systems, networking, and storage.
  • Experience in communicating across systems teams for their execution of SAS patching and troubleshooting.
  • Experience with Active Directory integration for SAS implementations. 
  • Required Skills:
  • Strong knowledge of relational database design and data warehouse best practices.
  • Proactive thinking towards improving legacy system implementations.
  • Aptitude and desire to learn other administrator tools in the team's environment and area of responsibility for support.
  • Able to deploy developer code from development environment to test and production environments in accordance with release schedules.

Nice To Have Secondary Skills :
Strong communication skills.

Proven Experience In :
Description of Duties:
Support and maintain existing multi-terabyte environment legacy environment's SAS implementation.
Work with developers to assist in troubleshooting and deploying code via release schedule.
Coordinate with systems team for their implementation of OS patches, SAS patches, Upgrade, SSL update, License renewal across the enterprise.
Look for improvements in the legacy environment to add automation or improve efficiency. 

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  • Software
    • Must Have at least 5 years of experience with/in SAS
  • Operating Systems
    • Must Have at least 5 years of experience with/in Linux/unix operating system