Job Description :
VDart We are a Global Information Technology Services & Workforce Solutions firm headquartered out of Atlanta, GA with presence in US, Canada, MX, UK, Belgium, Japan & India. Founded in 2007, Our team of over 2550+ professionals continually create impact for our customers worldwide in solving complex technology challenges with cutting edge technologies. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Data Sciences, Cyber Security, IoT, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in the UK, Mexico, Canada, and India, we provide global workforce solutions to our customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. VDart is an award-winning organization recognized by Inc 5000 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle*s Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC*s National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young*s Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more. Title: SAS Senior Developer / Report Developer-Analyst Location: New York, NY (100% remote) Duration: 6+ Months Contract to hire Rate/Salary: $Negotiable DESCRIPTION and RESPONSIBILITIES We are looking for a full-time Senior SAS Developer / Report Developer-Analyst consultant to work with our client, a retail client in New York, NY. The consultant will perform data management (most of the data is in snowflake on AWS), SAS\SQL programming, Enterprise Guide reporting \ analytics, and Tableau reporting to perform ad-hoc reporting to analyze, interpret customer behaviors, product performance and trends. The consultant must have excellent communication skills and must be able to communicate about the techniques developed and results of analysis both to executives and other analysts in the organization. QUALIFICATIONS ESSENTIAL A minimum of Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Computer Science, Business Administration, or a related field is required and equivalent work experience required. Successful candidates will possess: The client requires a Senior Advanced Base SAS\SQL programmer\developer with strong SAS Enterprise Guide and Tableau experience . Essential duties and responsibilities include the following, with hands-on, proven experience with SAS programming to maintain and develop advanced SAS coding techniques to write maximum efficient and performance optimized code. Experience developing reports and content with SAS 9.4 including: 7+ years of SAS\SQL programming, data architecting and technical design. 5+ years of advanced SAS Enterprise Guide experience. 5+ years of Tableau report and dashboarding development experience. AWS cloud experience is preferred. Snowflake database experience is preferred. Lead and/or actively participate in SAS knowledge-sharing activities. Be proficient in Base SAS programming (DATA step), SQL programming (i.e., use of SQL pass-through or PROC SQL), as well as the SAS Macro language for use in making code more efficient. Strong SAS Enterprise Guide experience Good written and spoken communications skills in English and thought-leadership skills. Leveraging and utilizing SAS Output Delivery System (ODS) to MS-Excel experience is required. PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITES: Develop and response to Ad hoc reporting and analysis requests. Develop and create visual reports, dashboards and key metrics reporting. Services may include focus on and require the Consultant to: Apply and demonstrate expertise with efficient DATA step, SQL programming, SAS Macro programming, ODS, Reporting and Summary procedures and SAS Array processing. Must have project experience with implementing advanced SAS coding techniques to optimize performance and have developed best practices for efficient coding due to constraints of hardware storage and memory. Must have project experience with sophisticated Base SAS development for performance enhancement and advanced SAS Dataset storage best practices. Project experience with efficiently handling and managing large volumes of data. Lead and/or actively participate in SAS knowledge-sharing activities. Must be able to read, and understand existing coding and processing to troubleshoot and resolved issues as they arise. Demonstrate the ability to work with little direct supervision; Excellent troubleshooting skills; Imaginative, inquisitive, with a self-motivating personality and a strong work ethic; Customer focused demeanor. Gathering data requirements and designing/developing the Data Warehouse/ Data Marts Performing analytical and programming activities including analysis, design, development, testing, implementation, and documentation of integrating the data management solutions Designs and develops reusable software modules that meet customer requirements while upholding high standards of reliability, security, maintainability, and performance. Enhances client's datamarts and the enterprise data warehouse by working closely with internal and external teams. Participates in strategic planning to improve the organization's ability to produce reports and data requirements for end-users. Provides production, development, QA support and performance tuning as needed to meet project deadlines. Advises management on how products and processes could be improved. Identify and evaluate industry trends in Analytical systems to serve as a source of information and advice for upper management. Must be able to read, and understand existing coding and processing to troubleshoot and resolved issues as they arise. Must be able to perform both production support role as well as new development tasks. Creates 'Best Practices' guidelines for creating and maintaining SAS projects/programs; participate in peer reviews for designs, code, and other work products. Provides production, development, QA support and performance tuning as needed to meet project deadlines. Good written and spoken communications skills in English and thought-leadership skills. Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with this background and if the candidate accepts the role our team pays a generous referral. We are keen on networking and establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership with you. We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. VDart Inc Alpharetta, GA * /> Follow us on Twitter for the hottest positions: @VDart_Jobs Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc