SAS Engineer – SC Clear

  • 6 Months
  • Contract
  • England, London

SAS Engineer

Whitehall Resources are looking for a SAS Engineer. This role is hybrid, where the candidate may be required to go onsite in London/Worthing.

The candidate will need to use a FCSA accredited Umbrella company for this role.

The candidate will need to hold active Security Clearance.

Job Spec:

– Linux/Unix basics
– Shell scripting basics
– SAS Base
– SAS Macro
– SAS Management console (basic admin)
– Users Support
– Understanding Project Life Cycle (impacting, design, dev, testing, implementation and Live Support) in the Agile environment.
– Security Clearance
– Ability to accurately estimate (based on own experience or/and feedback from the SW engineers) impact of potential SW, Data Structure, Infrastructure or Architecture changes.
– Impacting – EWS/CR.
– Customer meeting/facing – EWS/CR/LS.
– Support Project planning.

The role will include:
– Carrying out development in accordance with the agreed requirements and development standards
– Testing of products in accordance with the test strategy to ensure that they are fit for purpose
– Assisting the team in examining packages of work and giving realistic timescales for completion
– Completion of work allocated within agreed time, cost and quality criteria and providing progress reports on assigned work as required
– Management and control of problems and change within their area of responsibility, including negotiation with other team members
– Problem analysis, investigation and resolution
– Playing an active part in Process improvement, awareness of and compliance with all relevant quality processes and procedures, including completion of all the specified quality records

They will need:
– A software engineering background with proven ability to rapidly learn and apply application development process, tools and programming/scripting languages.
– An Awareness of key SE engineering concepts and governance (design, development, config management and version control, quality control, continuous integration, release/deployment, documentation, built in supportability, built in maintainability, re-use and extensibility)
– A Specific experience of data solutions development addressing data extraction, transformation and load (ETL) processing and data analytics and reporting requirements.
– To be familiar with Agile software development principles and practices and experience of delivery as a member of an Agile Scrum team utilising Scrum methodology.

All of our opportunities require that applicants are eligible to work in the specified country/location, unless otherwise stated in the job description.

Whitehall Resources are an equal opportunities employer who value a diverse and inclusive working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, pregnancy, disability, age, veteran status, or other characteristics.

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Leah Payne

Leah Payne

Consultant | Key Accounts Contracts
T: +44 (0)1206 212101