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Posted: Saturday, September 9, 2017 8:07 AM

The Developer will be tasked with providing data conversion solutions by developing conversion applications and routines as well as executing data conversions under guidance of Sr. Associates. Works under minimal supervision. The technical environment consists of SAS (75%), Linux (Migrated from Mainframe-25%) and DB2. This resource will be converting retirement, 401(k) and define contribution funds from clients to our platform, which means there will be a high level of scrutiny and pressure. The candidate will be working with Develops complex or multiple conversion applications and routines. May determine and develop approaches to solutions. Assists in the review of associate work for accuracy and overall quality. Assists in conducting studies of alternatives, analyzes and recommends changes in project development policies, procedures, standards, and strategies to development experts and management. Works on multiple projects concurrently and contributes to on-time and on-budget project goals.Responsibilities:ArchitectureComplies with data conversion and implementation standardsParticipates and assists in the implementation of conversion level architectureDevelops original and creative technical solutions to on-going data conversion effortsDesignPerforms independent and complex technical and functional analysis for multiple projects supporting several data conversions at one timeDesigns conversion routines or subsystems to support increasing data conversion program complexity.Performs functional analysis for small to moderate projectsParticipates in data conversion design and accuracy review.Development / ExecutionDevelops data conversion routines for multiple projects supporting several divisional initiatives.Directs in writing and maintaining data conversion code from documented logic and instructions of limited to moderate complexityExecutes data conversions and provides guidance to junior associates if neededTestingPerforms code and unit testing for moderate to complex-scope data conversion routinesResponsible for post-installation testing correction of any conversion problems.Assists in the planning and conducting of client/user review of conversion results (reports and implementation of correctionsSupports and performs all phases of testing leading to the data conversion of implementationDeploymentResponsible for supporting implementation of moderate-scope to major data conversionsResponsible for post-installation testing and correction of any conversion problemsDocumentationDevelops comprehensive documentation for all data conversionsAssists in writing and maintaining data conversion code from documented logic and instructions of limited to moderate complexityResponsible for post-installation testing correction of any conversion problems. Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree preferredStrong development experience in SAS is required (5 years minimum)5+ year's experience - expertise in data conversion development and implementation process including analysis, design, coding, system and user testing, problem resolution and planning. Strong expertise in Linux OS is requiredExpertise converting data from various files (text, flat, Excel, etc.)Mainframe background is a plus (UNIX is the only other option if no MF)Application/technology experience or similar related training, focusing in the area of data analysis and/or data processing. Experience in Financial Services, Banking, 401(k), Define Contribution, Mixed Election, Retirement funds is highly preferred.Extensive SAS ETL experience / expertise is requiredSolid understanding of Investment industry is needed - provided by DiceBase SAS, ETL, Data Conversions, SAS Programming, Enterprise Guide, DI Studio, SAS/Base, SAS/Macro, SAS/Graph, Linux, UNIX, Mainframe, financial services, testing


• Location: Fort Worth, Westlake

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