Experian SAS Programmer II in Santiago, Chile

Description

HM: Daniel Hartwig

CH: 12

Description:

Codes programs in one or more programming languages, for a specific assigned software system or systems. These may include PC, Web, or mainframe-based development tools.

Maintains and enhances existing code, performs software testing, and participates in implementation.

Tests and debugs programs to ensure precision and efficiency of coding.

Troubleshoots and revises all custom applications.

Writes and maintains clear and complete documentation of program functions and modifications.

May determine appropriate web technologies to utilize, such as browsers, languages, and plug-ins, based on company needs and objectives.

Works with internal staff, external customers and data suppliers to define requirements.

Analyzes and estimates system feasibility, program estimations and general project status. Communicates appropriate information to managers and end-users.

Works with and understands complex file structures.

Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications

2 years’ Experience in similar roles.

Proficient with SAS in a UNIX and Mainframe environment.

Proficiency in using the SAS data step to perform the following functions; Complex file manipulation; Data editing and cleansing; Basic statistical analysis; SAS macros and functions; Custom reporting; Output to non-SAS formats, e.g., Excel, Access, text files, etc.

Proficiency in SQL and flat file access/manipulation.

Ability to gather, document, and analyze requirements.

Ability to develop and execute test cases.

Excellent Analytical skills and strong code investigative skills i.e.., need short turn around times in problem solving.

Good communication (both written and oral ).

Self studious - Ability to gain knowledge from existing documentation and code.

Willingness to take ownership of existing code, applications, processes.

Works under general direction. Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience.

Description

HM: Daniel Hartwig

CH: 12

Description:

Codes programs in one or more programming languages, for a specific assigned software system or systems. These may include PC, Web, or mainframe-based development tools.

Maintains and enhances existing code, performs software testing, and participates in implementation.

Tests and debugs programs to ensure precision and efficiency of coding.

Troubleshoots and revises all custom applications.

Writes and maintains clear and complete documentation of program functions and modifications.

May determine appropriate web technologies to utilize, such as browsers, languages, and plug-ins, based on company needs and objectives.

Works with internal staff, external customers and data suppliers to define requirements.

Analyzes and estimates system feasibility, program estimations and general project status. Communicates appropriate information to managers and end-users.

Works with and understands complex file structures.

Knowledge, Experience & Qualifications

2 years’ Experience in similar roles.

Proficient with SAS in a UNIX and Mainframe environment.

Proficiency in using the SAS data step to perform the following functions; Complex file manipulation; Data editing and cleansing; Basic statistical analysis; SAS macros and functions; Custom reporting; Output to non-SAS formats, e.g., Excel, Access, text files, etc.

Proficiency in SQL and flat file access/manipulation.

Ability to gather, document, and analyze requirements.

Ability to develop and execute test cases.

Excellent Analytical skills and strong code investigative skills i.e.., need short turn around times in problem solving.

Good communication (both written and oral ).

Self studious - Ability to gain knowledge from existing documentation and code.

Willingness to take ownership of existing code, applications, processes.

Works under general direction. Acts independently to determine methods and procedures on new assignments.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience.

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