Job Description :
Need Java Developer with Python and SAS
Location: Washington, DC metro area
Duration: 6+ Months Contract
Rate: Open on c2c or 1099 all inclusive

Key Points of the role:
Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
7+ years building frameworks and automating complex workflows using, Java, C++, and Python
Object-oriented development experience within a LINUX / SAS Grid environment
Knowledge of XML based technologies (XML messaging, XMLSchema, XML parsing)
UNIX/LINUX scripting experience (at least intermediate knowledge)
Ability to think and design with limited specifications and guidance.
Oracle experience with advanced SQL skills, including PL/SQL.
Agile scrum experience (Kanban preferred)
Prefer knowledge of SAS, and experience with Hadoop or Netezza

Job Description Details:
For a large financial services client, we are seeking a Python/SAS Developer, to work on a 1 year or longer project plugging existing applications into their Single-Family forecasting framework. Python is the controller between the GUI and the SAS application, so the ideal candidate will have strong Python as well as SAS.

Enhance and maintain a complex Python framework which automates a complex SAS-based application workflow
Write wrapper scripts in Python, and do light SAS work, since the applications are all written in SAS.
Determine system requirements and functionalities needed in large/complex development project.
Able to be cross-functional in a high-paced and fluid Agile team. Other tasks may involve automation testing, DB development and documentation.
Collaborate with other team members, business units, and user groups to identify impacts of changes, estimate level of efforts, and provide inputs to project schedules.