Programmer w/SAS and Python 100% Remote (Can sit anywhere)

at TEKsystems, Inc
Location Raleigh, NC
Date Posted July 11, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Contractor



*** 100% Remote, Working in PST hours 8am to 5pm***

TThis person will need to work independently because the other team members don't have much bandwidth to get the perosn up to speed on Sas or Python. Someone was laid off due to COVID in April and now the work is pling up. They are migrating from Sas to Python for Visualizations and need 25 reports migrated before year end so that don't have to pay for licensing fees for Sas in January. They have plenty of other work if this person gets the reports done early. Whether they are extended in the new year will depend on how things go with COVID and if they will have the money.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Write and debug SAS programs of medium to high complexity.
Write and optimize SQL queries against MSSQL database.
Write and debug Python program of medium to high complexity.
Perform accurate, complete, and timely collection, validation, and tracking of research, commercial, and manufacturing data.
Construct datasets and visualizations for reporting.
Maintain accurate documentation of programs and procedures.
Develop programs for collection, extraction, analysis, presentation, or tracking of data.
Other responsibilities as assigned.
Strong communicator with ability to maintain open communication with internal employees, managers, and customers as needed.
Able to integrate and apply feedback in a professional manner.
Able to prioritize and drive to results with a high emphasis on quality.
Ability to work as part of a team.
Uphold company mission and values through accountability, innovation, integrity, quality, and teamwork.
Support and comply with the company's Quality Management System policies and procedures.
Regular and reliable attendance.
Ability to work on a mobile device, tablet, or in front of a computer screen and/or perform typing for approximately 90% of a typical working day.
Considerable periods of time may be spent concentrating and or analyzing data.
Considerable periods of time may be spent communicating verbally and in various written forms; including presentation material and email with other people.
Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in life sciences, computer science, scientific or other relevant discipline.
2+ years of related experience.
2+ years of recent experience with statistical programming with SAS.
2+ years of recent experience writing Python.
1+ years of experience with MSSQL databases and SQL.
Proficient in Microsoft Office to include Excel and Word.
Demonstrated ability to perform the Essential Duties of the position with or without accommodation.
Authorization to work in the United States without sponsorship.
Preferred Qualifications

3+ years of recent experience with statistical programming with SAS.
3+ years of recent experience writing Python.
Familiarity with web development.
Experience with cloud computing (AWS, Azure).
Familiarity with molecular biology.
Experience working with LIMS.

About TEKsystems:

We're partners in transformation. We help clients activate ideas and solutions to take advantage of a new world of opportunity. We are a team of 80,000 strong, working with over 6,000 clients, including 80% of the Fortune 500, across North America, Europe and Asia. As an industry leader in Full-Stack Technology Services, Talent Services, and real-world application, we work with progressive leaders to drive change. That's the power of true partnership. TEKsystems is an Allegis Group company.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

If you would like to request a reasonable accommodation, such as the modification or adjustment of the job application process or interviewing process due to a disability, please call 888 472-3411 or email accommodation@teksystems .com for other accommodation options.