SAS Programmer

Stratacent Cary , NC 27513

Posted 2 weeks ago

• Position - SAS Quality Assurance / Test Engineer
• Location – Cary, NC
• Visa Requirement – US Citizen

Job Description:
• Experiences on SAS EBI Platform, Enterprise Guide, Visual Analytics, and SAS Fraud Framework are preferred. Here is the skill list by the importance (high to low).
  • SAS programming (SAS Base). Data Step, Proc SQL and SAS Macro.
  • SAS EBI Platform
  • Enterprise Guide
  • Visual Analytics
  • SAS Fraud Framework
  • Advanced degree in Computer Science, or related quantitative field
  • Experience using SAS Business Intelligence Architecture and SAS version 9 solutions
  • SAS Certified Advanced Programmer
  • SAS Certified Base Programmer
  • Experience with SAS Macro programming, SQL and data step processing
  • Strong Unix skills
  • Analytical and/or report-writing programming experience
  • Experience in QA or development testing
  • Experience in database programming
  • Domain knowledge in transportation industry

The QA Contractor applies software quality assurance and engineering expertise to assure quality throughout the life cycle of SAS hosted and SaaS (Software-as-a-Service) solutions. This includes software testing, as well as the definition of appropriate test strategies and test plans. Responsibilities will include the following:

  • Define, document and execute test plans and procedures
  • Design, develop and execute test programs that evaluate the quality of SAS system code written to provide solutions for customers
  • Perform verification and QA of algorithms, data sets and reports used in creating and/or analyzing customer data
  • Verify data back loads to ensure: all dates accounted for, data is accurate and reports accurately reflect data
  • Identify system defects and makes recommendations for resolution
  • Work with developers, analysts, and project managers to identify and mitigate risks to quality
  • Design, Develop and Optimize test scripts using standard test automation tools
  • Programming, scripting, and other duties as assigned
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