SAS Administrator

Atlanta, GA | Contract

Post Date: 02/16/2017 Job ID: 43621 Industry: SAS - Statistical Analysis System

SAS ADMINISTRATOR
CONTRACT ROLE IN ATLANTA, GA (PERIMETER)


This position will be responsible for all aspects of SAS application, server, user, and SAS EBI platform administration, including implementation, configuration, upgrade, maintenance, coordination, problem resolution, testing, usage and performance monitoring and the design / development of SAS system infrastructure.
This position will provide subject matter expertise, as needed, for Infrastructure, SAS application developers, and analysts that use the SAS platform for daily business operations, including integration with different Data Sources (SQL server database, Oracle, DB2,  csv files, etc.) and advanced analytics / data visualization.
The qualified applicant will provide technical and consulting support for SAS Enterprise Guide, JMP, and SAS web applications in both the development and production environments.

SAS Deployments:
SAS Deployment activities require knowledge of all of the moving parts of a SAS environment and the artifacts/applications involved such as the SAS Software Depot, SAS Plan Files, SAS Installation Data Files, the SAS Deployment Wizard, and the SAS Deployment Manager.

Responsibilities:
- Architecting and Deploying SAS environments across one or more servers
- Upgrading and/or applying hotfixes to a SAS environment
- Understanding how SAS interacts with third party software such as databases, web application servers, etc.
- Providing knowledge transfer, mentoring and expert advice to customer on the efficient administration of the SAS system- User Management
- System monitoring
- System troubleshooting
- Evaluate user issues and determine if it is a SAS administrative or development issue and address appropriately.
- Working with the customer in defining and distributing best practices for SAS users.


Requirements
Bachelors degree or higher in Computer Science or related area and a minimum of 10 years overall technical experience OR Master' s degree and 8 years related experience OR High School Diploma and 14 years related experience
Minimum 5 years SAS system administration experience encompassing entire SAS EBI suite of tools with in-depth understanding of SAS metadata server, application server, web server, web application server, SPD server, stored process server, load-balancing server cluster
Minimum 5 years hands on experience with SAS Management Console, SAS EG, JMP
Minimum 2 years hands on experience with SAS web tools, SAS Stored Processes, Macro, Graph, Stat, OLAP Cube, Information map.

Preferred Qualifications:
Minimum 7 years SAS system administration experience encompassing entire SAS EBI suite of tools with in-depth understanding of SAS metadata server, application server, web server, web application server, SPD server, stored process server, load-balancing server cluster
Minimum 7 years hands on experience with SAS Management Console, SAS EG, JMP
Minimum 3 years hands on experience with SAS web tools, SAS Stored Processes, Macro, Graph, Stat, OLAP Cube, Information map, SAS BI Dashboard
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