SAS Developer -- Local to TX

They need to have data conversion experience from an external customer into another companys platform
Contract W2
Depends On Experience
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

 

Key to role: must be able to multi-task. Dive in, and do the best you can. He will take a junior level candidate who is driven and passionate over a senior level candidate every time

 

 

Data Conversion Developer

 

The Developer will be tasked with providing data conversion solutions by developing conversion applications and routines as well as executing data conversions under guidance of Sr. Associates.  Works under minimal supervision. The technical environment consists of SAS (75%), Linux - 25% and DB2.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Complies with data conversion and implementation standards
  • Develops original and creative technical solutions to on-going data conversion efforts
  • Performs code and unit testing for moderate to complex-scope data conversion routines
  • Responsible for post-installation testing correction of any conversion problems.
  • Assists in the planning and conducting of client/user review of conversion results (reports and implementation of corrections
  • Supports and performs all phases of testing leading to the data conversion of implementation
  • Responsible for supporting implementation of moderate-scope to major data conversions
  • Responsible for post-installation testing and correction of any conversion problems
  • Develops comprehensive documentation for all data conversions
  • Performs independent and complex technical and functional analysis for multiple projects supporting several data conversions at one time
  • Supports multiple projects concurrently and executes data conversions on time consistently
  • Designs conversion routines or subsystems to support increasing data conversion program complexity.
  • Performs functional analysis for small to moderate projects
  • Participates in data conversion design and accuracy review.
  • Develops data conversion routines for multiple projects supporting several divisional initiatives.
  • Directs in writing and maintaining data conversion code from documented logic and instructions of limited to moderate complexity
  • Assists in writing and maintaining data conversion code from documented logic and instructions of limited to moderate complexity
  • Responsible for post-installation testing correction of any conversion problems.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree preferred
  • SAS programming experience is required (5 years minimum)
  • Experience with SAS EG is a must (3+ years is a must)
  • Strong expertise in Linux OS is required
  • 2+ years’ experience - solid understanding of the data conversion development and implementation process including analysis, design, coding, system and user testing, problem resolution and planning. 
  • Mainframe background is a plus (UNIX is the only other option if no MF)
  • Application/technology experience or similar related training, focusing in the area of data analysis and/or data processing. 
  • Experience in Financial Services, Banking, 401(k), Define Contribution, Mixed Election, Retirement funds is highly preferred.
  • Strong ETL experience / expertise is highly preferred
  • Solid understanding of Investment industry is needed

 

Rajesh

972-256-8206

Dice Id : 10201253
Position Id : 307034
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