Job Description :
ROLE: SAS/ ETL DEVELOPER

LOCATION: LANSING , MI

DURATION: LONGTERM

TYPE: C2C OR W2

MODE OF INTERVIEW: PHONE AND SKYPE

VISA: ANY BUT NOT OPT/CPT

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Work as a member of the Reporting and Data Management team supporting a large conversion project. Programmer will create and maintain data marts and reports using Base SAS as described by project requirements documents and test system components as needed.

Duties

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.

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.

Incorporates source code reuse wherever possible.

Understands data ETL concepts and best practices.

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

Participates in software design and programming reviews.

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

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

Required:

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

Position requires 5+ years of advanced knowledge of SAS programming and administration

3+years of relational database concepts and SQL

3+years of data management/ETL experience

Ability to analyze and resolve complex problems

Self-Starter, ability to communicate equally with business and technical staff.

Highly Desirable:

Experience in the insurance industry, specifically with the health care industry.