SAS Data Lead

Job Title: SAS Data Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sydney, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 4494_1648627745
Contact Name: Mailangi Styles
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 30, 2022 19:09

Job Description

Ayan Infotech has an exciting initial 12-month contract opportunity for an SAS Data Lead. Our client is to engage in a major IT transformation program and the SAS Data Lead will be a key individual in the success of the transformation program.

The Data Lead oversees the team that develops and maintains the highest levels of data competency, accuracy standards and reporting capacity. The Lead develops strategy for leveraging data to gain a deeper insight into business outcomes. The Lead builds a vision on how data and metrics can support long term strategy and enhance internal operations. The Lead champions and promotes best practices in data management for the full term of the data life-cycle.

This contract will provide the opportunity to work in a large-scale enterprise IT environment with a highly experience and competent global IT delivery team. Our client invests millions of dollars in their IT environment, which will allow the contractor to work with the latest releases to what technology offers.


  • Proficient in Base SAS programming (DATA step), SQL, as well as the SAS Macro language for use in making code more efficient
  • Experience deriving SAS analytics with SAS Metadata, SAS ETL Server, SAS programming.
  • Apply and demonstrate expertise with efficient DATA step, SQL programming and SAS Macro programming.
  • In-depth Data Warehousing implementation experience and experience developing technical solutions with SAS Data Integration in an Enterprise Data Warehouse environment.
  • Data Modelling, Data Architecting and ETL architecting expertise.
  • Experienced in Data Management, Extraction, Transformation, Loading and Cleansing of Data.
  • Experience in data warehousing design, modelling and data architecture processes and standards.
  • Experience using efficiency techniques to improve SAS processing. - Proficiency in using SAS Data Integration Studio to create data transformation flows.
  • Ability to explain data management & advanced analytics concepts and outcomes to business leaders.
  • An understanding of data quality and master data management an advantage.
  • Experience in related role and/or field with professional experience across at least one full project lifecycle.
  • Experience working in an agile team environment
  • Tertiary Degree in Computer Science/Engineering (or related)
  • Possesses strong knowledge in:
    • Product (AWS, Microsoft)
    • Industry (Higher Education)

A highly competitive rate is on offer!

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