Job Description :
SAS Programmer/Admin

Location is Lansing MI

Phone then in-person

12 months Contract

Must be a US citizen

Focus Area: Software Designer/Implementer

Job Summary:

To implement business intelligence software based upon specifications and test system components as well as provide limited technical support to users and peers.

Primary Job Responsibilities:

1. Participates in requirements and design sessions, then develops and implements new system components or fixes to resolve system defects using business intelligence software and related tools.

2. Reads and understands business requirements, seeks clarification to unclear requirements, follows standard change control and configuration management practices and conforms to departmental application development standards and systems life cycle.

3. Incorporates source code reuse wherever possible.

4. Sets up and executes component tests as well as tracks and documents system defects.

5. Participates in software design and programming reviews.

6. Recommends improvements to design and programming standards, procedures and guidelines.

7. Prepares and submits project reports and assists with project estimates.

Perform other related assigned duties as necessary to complete the Primary Job Responsibilities as described above.

Minimum Qualifications:

Position requires a bachelor's degree with coursework in computer science, information systems, engineering or related field and three years' related work experience in applications design and programming. Will accept any suitable combination of education, training, or experience.

Position requires advanced knowledge of SAS programming and administration; relational database concepts and SQL; ability to analyze and resolve complex problems; use independent judgment and communicate effectively with internal and external contacts.

This job’s responsibilities may include task assignment to support, administer, or access systems, which contractually requires ADP I or II Public Trust Access Level. Eligibility for ADP Clearance requires US Citizenship.