SAS Administrator

at Apex Systems Inc

location Maryland Heights, Missouri

Updated on Oct 14, 2020

Contract Position
20 month(s)

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Pay Rate $47.60 per hour

Experience 3-7 Years

Eligibility H-1B visa, Green Card, US citizen


Information Technology Services


Not Specified

Job ID


Working Remotely Allowed



Principal Duties/Roles and responsibilities:
SAS Application Administrator needs to have hands-on technical SME willing to support the businesses interface to the SAS environment. The candidate will be responsible to support an Enterprise-wide environment. The resource will need to foster a discipline for the administration, development, testing, and releases of platform functions in support of various Operations, Risk, Marketing, Finance, and other business processes.
The candidate must exhibit a thorough understanding of application development and SDLC, distributed processing, and automation across both SAS administration and shell scripting. The candidate must have a solid understanding of data systems, SAS environments, and processes that are necessary for the SAS Platform management. The individual must be an Application Development applied technologist to develop a business engagement to support SAS platform functions.
Provide operational leadership and support to SAS end-user teams, in addition to business applications, onboarding, troubleshooting, and issue resolution Oversee business-critical tasks including change management, incident management, user management, security access and controls, work order management, application and business data recovery, and disaster recovery. Develop and document processes, detailing user and developer functions, and accountabilities. Identify opportunities for improvement and increased efficiency using department metrics.
Propose and integrate new automation functions for SAS operations. **Qualifications:** 3+ years of experience as a SAS Systems Administrator with UNIX administration 3+ years of experience developing detailed process workflows with automation. 3+ years of experience developing proactive processes that allow large-scale issues to be averted.
3+ years of experience using UNIX scripting commands such as bash, ksh, and Perl. 3+ years of experience within an AIX infrastructure with GPFS, HSM, and NAS storage. 2+ years building long term demand and pricing forecasts/models
Administering SAS EBI, High-Performance Analytics, Enterprise Miner, Data Management Server, SAS Scoring Accelerator for Teradata, SAS Model Manager
Experience working in an environment with multiple metadata servers, in a complex architecture. + Experience administering SAS 9.4 M6.
Experience performing installations and data/user migrations. + Experience with Linux OS. + Experience with SAS connectivity to big data environments ( Hadoop, Hive, Oracle & Teradata)
Experience with SAS Visual Analytics within a distributed Teradata appliance.
Troubleshooting a host of architectural issues ranging from security and access to performance problems
Leads and assigns personnel to various projects directs their activities and evaluates their work
Ensures long-term requirements of systems operations and administration are included in the overall information systems planning of the organization
Oversees the installation, maintenance, configuration, and integrity of computer software
Implements operating system enhancements that will improve the reliability and performance of the system
Monitors and maintains continuity with system software licensing and maintenance agreements
Provides recommendations regarding hardware and system software planning and budgeting
Manages compliance in Security and Regulatory standards

Required Skills/Must Have:
SAS Admin, experience with version 9.4 M6

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