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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Contract/Full Time Posted: Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Senior SAS Grid Administrator with extensive experience managing SAS environments within financial services

This position will be responsible for all aspects of SAS application, server, user, and SAS EBI platform administration, including implementation, configuration, upgrade, migration, maintenance, coordination, problem resolution, testing, usage and performance monitoring and the design/development of SAS system infrastructure

This position will ensure that the SAS Servers, as well as applicable security infrastructure and its systems and processes, are aligned with tactical and strategic information management initiatives. The Administrator will plan, coordinate and implement the SAS product maintenance/patches and upgrades, backups, troubleshoot SAS system related problems, and be responsible for the overall availability of the SAS tools and software environment.

The Administrator must possess the ability to interface with all aspects of an IT infrastructure especially as it pertains to setting best practices, making recommendations and working with SAS to make it fit with existing IT rules

Expert in IBM Spectrum Scale(GPFS) FILE SYSTEM. Working experience of troubleshoot replication and DR issues

Hands on experience of linux administration

Assist with SAS capacity and disaster recovery planning and execution

Maintain SAS licenses and provide monthly metrics on SAS usage

Perform and schedule regular backups of the Metadata Server and physical files; Implement best practices for backup processes.

Ability to work independently with minimum supervision

Ability to lead team and work with all stake holders

Excellent Communication skill

8+ years of SAS Grid Administration and architecture experience

3 to 5 years of GPFS Administration experience

7+ years of Unix/Linux administration experience

3+ years of Scripting experience

SAS administration certification is plus

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States of America
Ashok Raju 
3/20/2018 3:10:29 PM

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