One of my main clients are looking for SAS Consultants to join existing teams based out of their Edinburgh office.
Desired Skills and Experience
? Minimum 2 years? experience and proficiency in programming SAS V9 (Base, Macro, SQL).
? Experience using the SAS Intelligence Platform (e.g. DI Studio, SAS BI, Stored Procs)
? Ability to liaise with clients and stakeholders.
? Excellent communication skills.
? SAS V9.3 and higher experience.
? SAS Visual Analytics & SAS Visual Statistics knowledge.
? SAS DI Studio.
? Familiarity with different development methodologies (e.g. waterfall, agile).
? Knowledge of Relational Databases and Data Warehousing concepts (e.g. ETL, Star Schema, slowly changing dimensions).
? Experience in requirements gathering and functional design process.
? Experience working across multiple platforms (Unix/Windows/Mainframe)
? Financial Sector experience.
? Able to work both collaboratively and independently.
? An ability to provide creative thinking and innovative methods.
? Excellent client facing skills.
? A proactive self-starter.
? Excellent communication and presentational skills.
? An ability to build relationships.
? Effective negotiating and influencing skills.
Other Essential Requirements:
? Willing to work on client sites, potentially for extended periods.
? Willing to travel for work purposes and be happy to stay away from home for extended periods.
? A graduate degree or equivalent project experience
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