Job Description Job Category: SAS Programmer Position Title: Software Programmer 3 Location: Fairfax, VA Description: Serve as a SAS Programmer on a key contract, tasked with helping the agency's SAS community with developing its SAS 9.4 and Viya environments. This work also involves extensive project management, technical writing, and tier 2 SAS support. SAS users throughout the agency primarily consists of statisticians, economists, data scientist and analysts; creating their own statistical models and reports in SAS. The user base is approximately 700+ users and growing. CLEARANCE LEVEL: POSITION of TRUST/SUITABILITY REQUIREMENT: Must be US Citizens Please be aware that this position requires a US Government Public Trust/Suitability determination. Applicants who accept an offer of employment will be subject to government security investigation(s) and must receive a favorable suitability determination for access to US Government information for continued employment. The government investigation for this position includes a credit check. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: · Provide expert knowledge of SAS Enterprise Guide, SAS Studio, SAS VIYA, SAS VA, and other SAS EBI tools to guide less experienced users through the data analytic development process and assisting them in creating models and reports. · Assist the agency's SAS development team(s) with SAS programming and visualization solutions. · Assist users with software functionality, ie, how to deploy content to SAS web-based tools for distribution. . · As and when USCIS acquires additional modules of the SAS software, work through the O&M release process to deploy the additional system modules. · Engineers data analytic solutions, including conducting of prototype, proof of concept, or the full implementation of said solution. · Evaluates, assesses, documents, and tests data security and continuity of operations for systems and programs; and Serves as solutions provider to senior management and professional staff concerning areas of technological development and advancement · Ensures compatibility between equipment and software, analyzes operational/systems requirements, supports design reviews, and presents technical briefings. EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: N/A CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: N/A EXPERIENCE/SKILLS REQUIRED: · 5+ years of experience and skill in doing SAS coding and/or SAS visualizations via SAS VA/Viya, including the most up-to-date SAS version (9.4) and other products. · At least 3 years' experience working in SAS Enterprise Business Intelligence platform, and using SAS Enterprise BI tools such as Enterprise Guide, Data Integration Studio, Information Map Studio, OLAP Cube Studio, Web Report Studio, BI Dashboard, Visual Analytics, SAS Management Console, DataFlux Data Management Studio, etc. · Experience writing SAS program source code, including: Base SAS, SAS Macros, SAS Procedures, Creating SAS reports, SAS/Access, and Integration Technologies. · Strong relational database and SQL experience. · Strong verbal and written communication skills. · Must be able to work effectively in a team environment. · Experience with SAN and NFS file systems. · College degree or equivalent experience TRAVEL REQUIRED: N/A PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: N/A DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: N/A If you feel you are qualified for this position, please go to / to apply. Salient CRGT (Salient) is a leading provider of information technology, engineering and intelligence analysis services to agencies in the intelligence, defense, homeland security, and cyber domains. Salient is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity/AAP employer and maintains a Drug-Free Workplace. Salient prohibits discrimination against employees and qualified applicants for employment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, marital status, national origin, veteran status, or any other classification protected by applicable discrimination laws. Salient also participates in E-Verify. Click here to learn about the E-Verify Program . For more information on Salient CRGT please visit us at www.SalientCRGT.com . Company Description As a leading provider of Information Technology, Training and Engineering services worldwide, our people play a critical role in helping our customers make better decisions while protecting our nation. We bring forward-looking business insights to strengthen communities and change lives. At Salient CRGT you will join talented people who are as passionate about their work as you area - analysts, programmers, systems/network administrators, engineers, trainers, communications specialists, project managers, and more. For the experienced professionals and veterans, we value your expertise and offer opportunities to share the most compelling projects. For students transitioning from college to work, explore the opportunities for college students and graduates.