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SAS Programmer

  • Location: Elk Grove Village, Illinois, 60007
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

Terrific 6+ month contract opportunity in Elk Grove, IL for a SAS/Unix Developer with demonstrated experience in managing data processes for Global Compliance initiatives. Will perform SAS coding on Unix/Grid, testing, debugging, and creating SAS datasets for internal team to use.  Will be involved in business-driven data content validation against application or dataset in Unix environment, and summarize data to create reports.  Working knowledge of SAS on Unix/Grid is a must. Must be comfortable delivering results quickly in a fast-paced environment while working on multiple deliverables.

Qualifications
•    7 years of advanced SAS experience (macros, data management, data profiling and reporting)
•    Advanced UNIX scripting experience (scripts, vi etc.)
•    SQL and database experience
•    Experience working with large volumes of data in the financial services industry
•    Experience with credit card industry is a plus; experience with Anti-money Laundry or Know Your Customer initiate is a plus
•    ETL experience is a plus
•    Strong troubleshooting and problem-solving skills; ability to independently track down answers and research data issues across multiple system touch point
•    Superior communication skills (verbal and documentation)
•    Team player collaborating with technical, business, and offshore teams
•    Experience in MS Office/Excel and SharePoint
•    Ability to work in a fast-paced environment independently
•    Quick learner and self-starter