SAS Administration & Programming Support
The successful candidate will have the relevant skills and experience specified below for this 6 month temporary contract. The successful candidate will also have a valid SC Clearance. Job Description: Main Duties and Responsibilities: Design of Processing changes to MI Improvements; Investigation, creation and documentation of requirements for solution improvements; Design documentation for solution improvements; Implementation and testing of solution improvements; Assist in end-to-end testing of MI solution to identify and fix defects; Analysis of adhoc queries and impacts of MI Solution.Key Tasks & Deliverables:Job title - SAS Administration and Programming Support Provide administrative support to the SAS (Statistical Analysis Software) elements of the Centric project which covers server software installation and configuration, user support and administering the security aspects of data access in the Centric project. Provide administrative support to the non-Centric users of the SAS system as this is maintained as a separate system. Provide support and guidance to the 600 DWP users of this software system. Provide support specifically to a number of in-house written applications including the Genesis micro-simulation system and the Family Resources Survey system. Supports the import of data files from ONS and conversion into SAS datasets. Key Tasks a. Provide SAS Administration to the Centric Project b. Provide SAS Administration to the general SAS users across the DWP c. Provide general SAS support to SAS users across the DWP d. Supports the import of data files from ONS and conversion into SAS datasetsQualifications:- SAS Certified Base Programmer for SAS 9 SAS Certified Platform Administrator for SAS 9. - At least two years SAS programming At least two years SAS administrationIf you do not have a valid SC clearance then you will need to apply for a Disclosure of Scotland on CV submission.