CGI Technologies and Solutions, Inc. SAS Platform Engineer in New York, New York
SAS Platform Engineer
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Category:Analytics and Emerging Digital Technologies
City:New York, New York, United States
Employment Type:Full Time
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CGI is seeking to hire a SAS Platform Engineer in support of their investment banking client in NYC. In this role you will be expected to provide operational enhancements, maintenance and support of high performance risk analytics and reporting platforms as a member of the application platform team.
Your future duties and responsibilities:
Primary focus for this position will be the day-to-day administration, management and issue resolution for multiple high performance SAS environments. This role also ensures the SAS platforms are positioned for compliance with IT policies, standards and agreed upon service levels.
Ensures the overall health of the SAS platform
Applies maintenance releases, upgrades and hot fixes as required
Designs solutions to reduce the operational and management complexity of the platform
Design, implement, and maintain platform security via SAS Metadata, SAS Platform configuration, Red Hat operating system configuration and enterprise IT security services
Perform platform root cause analysis and resolution of issues
Serves as an escalation point for production and/or platform issues
Design best practices and guidelines for SAS Platform usage by end-users and application developers
Works effectively in both team member and individual contributor roles
Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
Administration experience with multi-tiered SAS 9.4 solution server environments
Fluency in Base SAS - high comfort level writing data step, proc, macro and sql code
Comprehensive understanding of SAS Intelligence Platform and configuration
Solid Linux experience including ability to perform standard command line tasks and writing basic shell scripts
Serve on L3 on-call support ROTA
Work schedule flexibility for pre-planned tasks such as application deployments and patching
University Bachelor's Degree
Highly Desired Skills:
Financial Services Industry experience
Experience with SAS: VA, LASR and/or HP Risk
Experience managing hadoop platform services
Experience with SDLC in a SAS environment
Experience using enterprise IT issue management systems
What you can expect from us:
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