GDIT is supporting the USPS data analytics efforts. We are seeking somebody with proficiency in SAS Visual Analytics, SAS Enterprise Guide, SAS Studio, Analytics for Office, and other SAS tools to support the data analytic development process and assist in creating models and reports
The Senior SAS Analyst will also:
Coordinate with staff and customers to identify business and technical requirements Produce written documentation and artifacts for all work completed, including the translation of user requirements into technical designs.
Assist the agency in the development of SAS programming and visualization solutions
Troubleshoot and provide support on existing projects or application efforts
Understand the concepts supporting relational databases and data warehousing
Know ODBC connection strings, and other external data source connection protocols
Engineer data analytic solutions, including prototyping, proof of concept, and full implementation
Evaluate, assess, document, and test data security and continuity of operations for systems and programs
Ensure compatibility between equipment and software, analyze operational/systems requirements, support design reviews, and present technical briefings
In‐depth knowledge of listed SAS products and the proven ability to create solutions in complex environments, including the use of SAS software to create datasets, visualizations, and interactive reports
Ability to work as iaison to CIO for server/system issues related to SAS
Strong Documentation skills to capture collection of source data, methodology from business rules, and visualization deployment from a myriad of sources and interactions with various stakeholders.
Working knowledge of SQL, Base SAS, SAS QA, SAS Graph, ODS, and macro programming
Write SAS code for data manipulation, sorting, summarizing, and reporting
Review, analyze, and modify existing products including coding, debugging, testing, and documenting
Ability to facilitate between business owners and end‐users who need to communicate with SAS administrators and traditional IT Support staff
Ensure that quality / security guidelines are followed
Strong relational database and SQL experience
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Must be able to work effectively in a team environment
Understand and follow a software development lifecycle (analysis, design, development, coding, testing, debugging, documenting)
5+ years’ experience and skill in SAS coding and/or SAS visualizations
3+ years’ experience working in SAS Enterprise Business Intelligence platform, and using SAS Enterprise BI tools such as Enterprise Guide, Data Integration Studio, Information Map Studio, OLAP Cube Studio, Web Report Studio, BI Dashboard, Visual Analytics, SAS Management Console, Data Management Studio, etc.
Experience writing SAS program source code, including: Base SAS, SAS Macros, SAS Procedures, Creating SAS reports, SAS/Access, and Integration Technologies
Knowledge of other analytical applications, including Power BI, SAS EG, R, and Python.
The selected applicant will be subject to a government security investigation.
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.
GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.