Position Title: SAS Administrator
Location: Columbia, MD
Employment Type: Full time
Perform SAS installation, apply maintenance releases, upgrades and hot fixes as required.
Provide SAS technical support to end users and implementing new SAS technical solutions.
Provides operational enhancements, maintenance, installation and support of the SAS EBI 9.x platform.
Provide SAS platform security management, SAS application and underlying infrastructure support (OS, Storage, SAS 9.2/SAS9.3/SAS9.4EBI Applications, Web and Database) and ensuring processes are aligned with tactical and strategic information management initiatives.
Serve as liaison between the SAS Developers and infrastructure support teams to ensure appropriate delivery of technology solutions (performance tuning, data modeling, capacity and utilization, backups, disaster recovery, user support, training and documentation) in accordance with business requirements and objectives.
Collaborate with SAS support on issue resolution and new SAS solutions.
Monitor usage logs to assist in performance tuning of the systems and servers.
Establish best practices and guidelines for usage of the SAS platform.
Bachelors in Computer Science, Information Technology or equivalent.
At least 5+ years of product implementation and administration of SAS BI, DI and Analytics.
Experience implementing and maintaining platform security via SAS Metadata.
Good team player with strong analytical, communication and interpersonal skills.
Exposure to AWS Cloud services such as EC2, Redshift, ELB, Workspaces is a plus.
Company Website: www.sparksoftcorp.com
Founded in 2004, Sparksoft is a Small Business (WOSB), Small Disadvantaged Business (SDB), CMMI Level 3, ISO 9001:2015, ISO 27001:2013, HUBZone, 8(a), Women-Owned, and Minority-owned business (SWaM), MBE/DBE/SBE holding prime contracts with SPARC, GSA and Navy Seaport-e.Lead by a team with over 20 years of industry experience, we have a proven track record in software development and managing multi-year projects. We work in both federal and commercial spaces, providing innovative solutions in Agile Software Testing, Software Engineering, Program Management, Security & Privacy Solutions, Delivery Management and Health IT. We have dedicated Centers of Excellence in software testing, independent verification and validation, and security and privacy, that are designed to fulfil the IT needs of any commercial or government field.
Sparksoft is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant for employment or employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws.