Job Description :
SAS Admin

Cleveland, OH

"Job Description

The SAS Platform Administrator/Architect will be responsible for providing overall SAS platform Architecture and Administrative support.  Primary duties include maintenance, enhancements installation and support quick architecture changes for SAS Model Risk Management setup in a multi-tier environment. This person will also be responsible for a new implementation and platform support of SAS GRID environment. Also includes providing SAS platform security management SAS application and underlying infrastructure support and ensuring processes are aligned and complaint with internal policies as well as regulatory requirements.

The SAS Architect servers as a liaison between SAS User community IT management and Enterprise Architecture team. Will ensure appropriate delivery of technology solutions (performance tuning capacity and utilization backups, disaster recovery user support training and documentation) in accordance with business requirements and objectives.

Primary Responsibilities:

Provide leadership and direction with respect to architecture, design, and implementation for the SAS Platform

Design solutions to reduce the operational and management complexity of the platform and to increase reliability and performance

Perform new installations and upgrades as needed and routinely apply hot fixes

Design, implement, and maintain platform security through SAS metadata and Linux OS

Manage automated job scheduling

Perform platform capacity planning

Lead efforts to provide SAS technical and programming support to users

Collaborate with IT and database administrators to support ongoing operations


5+ years of hands-on experience as a SAS Administrator for a multi-tier SAS Platform in a Linux environment

3+ Years of Experience supporting the SAS Grid Platform

Experience installing and configuring a multi-tier Enterprise SAS Solution (EBI, EDM, or EM)

Experience with SAS Platform performance tuning and developing innovative SAS architecture solutions

Experience troubleshooting and resolving SAS Platform issues in a high-availability environment

Thorough understanding of SAS products and how they function together in a distributed environment.