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The work you’ll do as a SAS Administrator:
- Setup Infrastructure on cloud or on-premise to install and maintain SAS analytics and data management software
- Install SAS application software and complex multi-machine deployments
- Configure SAS software and applications as per customer design documents
- Perform day-to-day administration of the infrastructure through monitoring of the servers and addressing any performance or access issues
- Upgrade customer environment to the latest versions of SAS software to address business, technology, or compliance issues
- Develop SAS programs, shell scripts and other utilities to support overall goal of end to end automation
- Provide user, data and security administration including integration with enterprise directories and data encryption.
- Back-up and restore SAS environments
- Migrate jobs to grid environment and improve performance
- Migrate jobs to an elastic cloud environment using SAS within containers
- Participate in completion and implementation solution documentation
- Participate in internal projects as required
- Travel nationally/internationally up to 50%
Here’s what you need:
- Bachelor's degree or equivalent (minimum 12 years' work experience).
- 2 years of experience in SAS Administration
Bonus points if you have:
- Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electronics and Communication Engineering
- SAS Platform Administrator Certification
- 2 years of experience with managing SAS environments, such as:
- SAS platform administration
- SAS Grid Administration including installation, configuration and management
- Maintaining High Availability with GRID environment including metadata, Mid-Tier Services and Grid control services
- SAS Visual Analytics Administration including installation, configuration and management of SAS Visual Analytics Reporting Platform
- Upgrading SAS Platform
- Cross Platform Migration of SAS Server from Windows/Unix to Linux
- SAS/ACCESS Interface to Oracle, Teradata, Netezza, DB2, Sybase, SQL Server and Hadoop
- Shell Scripts and SAS programs to automate SAS Admin tasks including monitoring, alerting and logging
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