LOOKING for a Senior SAS Developer will develop reports and data interfaces with SAS utilizing best practices and efficient programs.
Duration: one year +
Security Clearance required: Enhanced Reliability
Location: Ottawa (remote potential)
Develop and improve existing reports and data interfaces using SAS Viya.
Convert existing SAS code into high quality SAS code that is efficient (fast), automated, maintainable, and follows industry best practices.
Will be expected to mentor colleagues and be proactive in developing colleague skill sets to have a better understanding of SAS coding, information maps, stored processes, web reports, and SAS administration.
Assist with SAS administration including performance tuning and scheduling programs.
Development of Actuarial models (SAS Viya) to support IFRS 17 Program
Tuning/refining of models based on changing standard
Supporting the Technical Lead with SAS development (EG/Viya)
Knowledge of SAS Viya Cloud Analytics Services (CAS) and multi-threaded programming
SAS/IML package deployment/utilization for simulations
Familiarity using Model Studio and Model Manager in SAS Viya
7-10 years of SAS experience developing, configuring, and administering SAS solutions.
Strong experience with installation, configuration, and administration of SAS 9.4/Viya.
Experience with scheduling with LSF Platform Suite built into SAS.
Strong experience with SAS BI Server.
Knowledge of migrating SAS 9.1 to SAS 9.4/Viya, including web report studio.
Must be knowledgeable of best practices using SAS (enterprise guide, stored processes, information maps, and web reports studio).
Comfort with UNIX and using command line interfaces
Strong SQL experience.
Experience with performance tuning SAS servers, troubleshooting, and automation of SAS jobsand code
Must have strong technical and problem-solving skills.