SAS Analyst in Eagan, MN at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 6/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  858386

Title: SAS Analyst

Duration: Projected through 9/2/18

Work Location: 2655 Eagan Woods Drive Eagan, MN 55121



Business Overview:


  • Help develop data quality and validation process. Also help convert SQL queries over to new environment and as help rewrite SAS programs based on best practice/rules.
  • The Senior Data & Reporting Analyst is responsible for supporting the business in decision making and operations efforts by providing data, reporting and business intelligence services. This role is responsible for acting as a data and reporting expert for other members of the Reporting and Analytics team.

Contract Need:

  • Project Demand


Position Overview:

Daily Responsibilities:

  • Develop reporting solutions following internal reporting standards and best practices by translating business requirements for development within multiple reporting and prototyping platforms and determining appropriate solution design
  • Maintain and improve the reliability, efficiency and functionality of existing reports
  • Facilitate team request intake sessions to collect reporting requirements and determine project prioritization
  • Build and maintain reporting, data, and metrics governance processes
  • Develop strategic partnerships with various levels of leadership within the organization, acting as a representative of the broader Reporting and Analytics team
  • Coach and provide guidance to other members of the team and clients in the use and interpretation of data

Interaction level with Management/Team Members:

  • Agile approach – will be meeting at least every other day

Skills  Overview:

Qualifications/years of experience:

  •  5 years of work experience in data analysis and reporting
  • Ability to analyze and solve complex problems using analytical tools
  • Time management and prioritization skills
  • Experience working with multiple business areas and different levels of leadership

Must Haves- 3-5 years minimum

  1.  SAS
  2.  SQL

Technology Requirements:

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Access tools
  • Prior experience with report generating technologies (such as SAS, Alteryx, Qlikview, Business Objects, Tableau, etc.)
  • Experience with data consolidation and modeling

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Business Intelligence consulting experience
  • Project management / scrum leading experience
  • PBM experience or experience working with medical claims, pharmacy claims, healthcare and/or benefits data










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