General Dynamics Information Technology has an immediate opportunity for a Data Scientist / Data Analyst with the following duties and responsibilities included (but not limited to):
Proficiency in BASE SAS, SAS EG, SAS/ACCESS, SAS MACRO PROGRAMMING, SAS STATS, SAS ODS GRAPHICS, SAS Visual Analytics 9.4 (Data preparation, data exploration, report design, report review and graphic design), SAS Studio, SAS BI/Dashboard)
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, SAS processes, and visualization solutions
Troubleshoot and provide support on existing projects or application efforts
Leverage SAS programming for creation of analytical outputs
Understand the concepts supporting relational databases and data warehousing
Use various programming languages to perform analysis and data extraction
5+ years of experience and skill in SAS coding
3+ years of 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.
2+ years of Oracle SQL is highly desirable
Experience writing SAS program source code, including: Base SAS, SAS Macros, SAS Procedures, Creating SAS reports, SAS/Access, and Integration Technologies
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
Work as liaison 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
Strong Base SAS and macro programming experience
Write Base SAS code for data manipulation, sorting, summarizing, and reporting
Working knowledge of SQL, SAS VA, SAS Graph, and ODS
Review, analyze, and modify existing products which may entail coding, debugging, testing, and documenting
Facilitate communication between business owners/end-users, SAS administrators, and IT support staff
Ensure that quality / security guidelines are followed
Strong relational database and SQL experience
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Work effectively in a team environment
Problem solve and communicate issues to management
Understand and follow a software development lifecycle (analysis, design, development, coding, testing, debugging, documenting)
Proficiency leveraging oracle databases
Able to expand skills to learn text analytics and machine learning
Knowledge of python or R is desirable
Bachelors Degree preferred
This program only accepts US citizens and/or Green Card Holders. The security clearance for this program requires the selected candidate to have resided in the US for the past five years. The selected candidate cannot have left the country for longer than 90 consecutive days and no more than 180 cumulative days.
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.