Mainframe SAS Developer

Job type:
6months +
Gazelle Global Consulting
flag_no Netherlands
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Mainframe SAS Developer

Mainframe SAS Developer urgently required for a long-term contract position with a major blue chip client in a great location.

Key skills

  • Strong Exposure in in developing SAS applications for reporting and ETL process.
  • Strong Exposure in other Mainframe skills like Cobol, JCL, DB2, Clist and Rexx.
  • Expertise in developing SAS applications for reporting and ETL process.
  • Excellent command in analysing data and producing reports by employing various SAS procedures and modifying existing SAS programs and creating new SAS programs using SAS techniques.
  • Extensive experience in creating SAS Datasets and manipulating the data for the preparation of reports, tables, listings and graphs.
  • Experience in importing data from flat files, and exporting data to excel and csv files by using Proc Import and Proc Export respectively.
  • Generated reports using PROC Report and DATA _NULL_ for customized report writing.
  • Good experience in storing and managing data in SAS files, merging SAS Data sets, using ARRAYS and MACROS, SAS procedures, SAS FORMATS, and SAS INFORMATS.
  • Experience in data cleaning, editing, and data purification in SAS data steps.
  • Experience in using various functions for both text and numeric data as needed.
  • Experience in implementing data warehousing solutions.
  • Effective team player with strong communication & interpersonal skills and self-motivated individual with strong technical & analytical ability.
  • Good knowledge in general Mainframe ISPF and DB2.
  • Exposure in Big Data and Data Analytics is a plus
  • Experience in other Mainframe technologies like Cobol, JCL and Clist
  • Responsible for the overall design of the application and mapping the business requirements to systems/technical requirements
  • Strategic Program Certifications, such as Six Sigma Black Belt is a plus