Job Description :
SAS Business Systems Analyst Elk Grove, IL 12+ month contract on W2 Job description: Terrific 12+ month contract opportunity in Elk Grove, IL for a SAS Business Systems Analyst . Will work with business and technology SMEs will be responsible for creating data flows, system mappings, performing data profiling and defining and implementing data quality rules. Will contribute to the organization's goals for operational excellence, outstanding customer service, and high stakeholder satisfaction. Responsibilities include: Build and maintain process flows and data lineage maps consistent with established standards Ensure and enhance data integrity by monitoring and upgrading system process controls Perform data profiling to create statistics for the fields Help in definition and implementation of data quality rules Identify recurring issue trends and collaborate for root cause process improvements across teams Identify data anomalies and consult with technology and business teams for escalation Recommend and document requirements to automate manual processes Analyze and convert data into information that supports insightful data-driven decisions Provide flexibility to work in an environment with shifting priorities Qualifications: 5+ years of Business Analyst or similar experience Should have strong Credit Card Domain experience Data background worked with data mapping, data profiling and ETL Experience creating specifications and metadata Experience working with data quality tools such as Colibra and Solidatus Experience working with diverse technologies and business teams Experience with UNIX file systems, commands, and shell scripts Experience with SAS; SAS certification is a plus. Intermediate to advanced SQL skills Ability to query and visually inspect data Understand process scheduling software including pre-requisites, triggers, conditions, and dependencies Must have excellent communication and documentation skills (Excel, Visio, Blueworks, Collibra) Experience working in an agile environment or agile certification will be an advantage Knowledge of Software Development Life Cycle disciplines and best practices Prefer Project Management skills Prefer programming experience Prefer knowledge of Data Governance concepts Prefer Credit cards processing knowledge.