SAS Consultant

Recruiter
Empiric Solutions Limited
Location
Glasgow
Salary
35000 - 70000
Posted
11 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

One of my main clients are looking for SAS Consultants to join existing teams based out of their Glasgow office.

Desired Skills and Experience

Essential Skills:
? 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.

Requirements

Desirable 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.

Candidate Qualities:
? 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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