SAS ETL Developer

SAS ETL Developer

Job Title: SAS ETL Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-08-11
Reference: V-39651
Contact Name: Connie Bellam
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 12, 2021 14:14

Job Description


Our Government client is currently seeking experienced SAS ETL Developers to join their team in Canberra, ACT.

Essential Skills:
  • Exposure to business and the technologies that support the business
  • Strong knowledge on system development life cycle
  • Strong analysis skills and attention to detail
  • Understanding of data modelling principles for data warehouses
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Good team player who is willing to work with other team members in knowledge sharing.
  • Strong delivery focus to complete tasks within schedule and quality standards
  • Clear verbal and written communication skills Knowledge of business intelligence solutions and data warehouse development
  • Ability to prioritise multiple deliverables, and respond under pressure with competing priorities
  • Ability to display creative thought leadership, drive results, innovation and change
  • Strong management skills and ability to develop collaborative relationships across multiple teams to influence and drive results in a fast-paced, deadline-oriented environment, while sustaining high performance standards

The Deliverables for the role include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Provide the technical design, implementation, testing, and compliance for identified solutions.
  • Design and implement ETL scripts and data warehouse solutions.
  • Collaborate on warehouse and reporting design. Work with business teams to understand business process.
  • In conjunction with the development team, ensure quality standards are adhered to during development and implementation.
  • Document the architectural design and production support processes in relevant artefacts.
  • Maintain a clear understanding of the overall application architecture and ensure that this understanding is conveyed to and maintained current with all team members
  • Interpret the technical specifications of Solutions.
  • Ensure that security, auditability and data integrity issues are covered in the design of the application.
  • Recommend changes to development and system standards.
  • Provide guidance and direction to other developers on application standards and use of development tools.
  • Ensure processes are in place to control development quality. This includes responsibility for thorough and comprehensive unit and system testing.
  • Work with the Data Warehouse Production Team for job migration, optimisation and scheduling.
  • Co-ordinate handover and production scheduling and validation

  • Bachelor's degree in IT; or equivalent experience.
  • Minimum 3- 5 years of programming experience in SAS DI.
  • Minimum 3-5 years of data warehousing experience.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of software applications analysis, design, programming and implementation.
  • Minimum three (3) years of experience in structured analysis and design.

Experience with the following:
  • Expertise in SQL Server/Oracle Architecture development tools and data modelling
  • Working knowledge of SQL
  • Strong written, verbal, analytical, problem solving, and communication skills, with the ability to influence cross functional teams, business partners and/or vendor partners, and technology leaders

Location and Contract Term:
The role is based in Canberra, ACT and offsite, with an estimated start of Monday 30th August 2021 until 30 June 2022, with a 12 month extension option, pending approval.

Security Requirements:
Applicants must be Australian Citizens and must have the ability to obtain baseline clearance.

How to Apply:
Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you will be required to complete a selection criterion to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates.
Call Connie Bellam 1300 944 936 for any further information.