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SAS Administrator

Location:
Woodlawn, MD 
Area Code:
410 
Telecommute:
no 
Travel Required:
none 
Skills:
SAS Administrator, Windows platform, SAS Data Analytics Platform (DAP), SAS EBI, EDM, EM, Forecaster, Model Manager and Visual Analytics 
Pay Rate:
Open 
Tax Term:
FULLTIME CON_IND CON_W2 CON_HIRE_W2 
Length:
Long Term Contract 
Date Posted:
9-20-2017 
Position ID:
936657 
Dice ID:
10275187 

Title: SAS Administrator

NetVision Resources, Inc. (NVR) is a fast growing, MBE certified technology consulting and software development firm. Based out of the DC Metro area, NVR helps clients across the nation design & develop enterprise applications using cutting edge information technology solutions. Our clients list includes the public sector (Federal, State & Local) and Fortune 2000 companies spread across disparate verticals.* To know more, please visit www.netvisionresources.com

Location: Woodlawn, MD

Duration: Long Term Contract

 

Local to MD/VA/DC only!!

 

Description of Work:

  • Provide day-to-day administrator support for maintaining a stable and scalable SAS Data Analytics Platform (DAP) and products installed on the platform.
  • Lead efforts in defining and setting up working environments for various customer engagements that will be utilizing the SAS Application platform. 
  • Lead efforts in developing policies and procedures for ensuring optimal operability of the DAP environment.
  • Conduct reviews and define strategies for configuring and implementation SAS Application Tools that best meet the customer requirements and environment.
  • Provide recommendations and assistance to researchers and analysts who are exploring and utilizing the latest SAS Data Analytics capabilities. 
  • Work with customers to understand and define project security, data, and operational requirements.

 

Basic Qualifications:

Minimum knowledge, skills, abilities.

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, or related degree and 14 years of related work experience; 18 years of related work experience will satisfy degree and experience requirement
  • 8+ years of hands-on experience as a SAS Administrator working with SAS products on a Windows platform
  • Expertise and experience in managing SAS Application and Operating System level security, managing SAS Configuration Files, planning and scheduling SAS processes, integrating PIV card and Active Directory Authentication,
  • Experience managing multi-tier SAS platform with products listed under SAS Data Analytics Platform (DAP) that includes SAS EBI, EDM, EM, Forecaster, Model Manager and Visual Analytics 
  • Experience in setting up Data Access in SAS, including registering libraries and tables in the metadata, updating table metadata, setting up data access, and troubleshooting data access
  • Experience with different SAS servers and troubleshooting potential configuration problems
  • Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical topics to management and non-technical audiences, as well as interface with the customer on a daily basis.

 

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.

  • Experience with DB2 database preferred
  • Experience with SSL encryption of mid-tier information preferred
  • Experience using a formal, software development lifecycle methodology
  • Knowledge of SSA Enterprise Architecture
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite and Visio applications
  • Knowledge of 508 accessibility standards
  • General knowledge of Project Management concepts
  • Excellent communication skills and be effective technical writing skills
  • Proactive self-starter

 

If Interested? Please send your resume with all contact details Sahil Chatwal at schatwal@netvisionresources.com or call me on 703 595 4448.

Sahil Chatwal
NetVision Resources Inc.