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Job Title: SAS Developer
Location: Woodlawn, MD
Duration: 12+ Months open ended contract, on a 10 year project
Project: Social Security Administration, SSA

Mandatory: BS + 7 years, MS + 5 years, OR 11 years Total

Description of Work:
Provides technical and development support to the government client to build and maintain a stable and scalable infrastructure, in support of the Analytics Research center (ARC) platform
Design and prepare technical specifications. Assist in project artifact documentation in business requirement documents, functional specs, flow charts and system architectures source to target mappings etc.
Enable governments plan, design, development, validation, integration, and implementation Fraud analysis or any related applications
Oversees business/user requirements efforts as part of a full systems development lifecycle and provide critical technical recommendations/ solutions for complex problems.
Directs the business process engineering and/or business/user requirements efforts for major projects
Leads and/or directs the efforts of specialists on project(s) across components and/or technical areas
Act as self-starter with the ability to take on complex projects and analyses independently. Ensure secure coding practices are adhered to in all phases of the secure development lifecycle.

Basic Qualifications:
3 years of experience working with the SAS products Enterprise Guide, Enterprise Miner, Office Analytics, EDI etc.
3 years of experience working with the Mainframe and Mainframe SAS etc.
2 years of experience with SAS visual analytics tool.
2 years of experience data ingestion technologies with reference to relational databases (i.e. DB2, Oracle, SQL)
Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate technical topics to management and non-technical audiences, as well as interface with the customer on a daily basis.
Able to obtain position of Public Trust designation.

Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates with these skills will be given preferential consideration.
1 year of experience using Hadoop ecosystem - HDFS, MapReduce, YARN, HBase, Hive and Pig.
1 year of experience with the inherited DataFlux Data Management Studio.
Experience with object oriented programming in core java, JEE technologies and related libraries - JDBC/Hibernate, JMS and Spring.
Experience with Apache Hadoop Administration (Preferred Cloudera Framework
Experience with Linux Administration (Centos and Red Hat
Experience with statistical modelling tools.
Experience with Data Presentation/Visualization tools (e.g. Tableau or QlikView)
Knowledge of Revolution Analytics (R) or similar analytics tools
Proven ability to work with senior technical managers and staff to provide expert-level support for the installation, maintenance, upgrading, and administration of full-featured database management systems
Knowledge of leading-edge technologies, new methodologies, and best practices applicable to work performed.
Experience with development methodologies using different software languages
Knowledge of SSA’s Enterprise Architecture
Experience with Section 508 Compliance