SAS Engineer

Job Description

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) of the U.S. Department of Labor is the principal federal agency responsible for measuring labor market activity, working conditions, and price changes in the economy.
BAE Systems is seeking a SAS Developer to support the Division of Labor Force Statistics on our Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) contract in Washington, DC. This position will assist the American Time Use Survey Group (ATUS) in developing and validating statistical programs. Write SAS code and work with federal economists and statisticians to develop tables and statistics.

Required Education, Experience, & Skills
6 years' of overall SAS experience

-Significant experience designing and implementing SAS applications using SAS data step processing, SAS
Procedures, SAS Macro Skills, and SAS relational database merge skills.
- Experience working from written requirements as well as gathering requirements from users.
- Experience developing and using software analysis and design, flowcharts etc. and configuration management principles
- Significant experience testing software applications and verifying results across multiple platforms.
- Problem diagnosis and trouble shooting skills, experience supporting systems in maintenance; updating existing systems for change requests.
- Skilled at working collaboratively with teams including product owners and senior architect.

Preferred Education, Experience, & Skills
- Familiarity with statistical surveys
- Experience with Structured Query Language and relational databases.

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of BAE Systems plc, an international defense, aerospace and security company which delivers a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support services. Improving the future and protecting lives is an ambitious mission, but it's what we do at BAE Systems. Working here means using your passion and ingenuity where it counts - defending national security with breakthrough technology, superior products, and intelligence solutions. As you develop the latest technology and defend national security, you will continually hone your skills on a team-making a big impact on a global scale. At BAE Systems, you'll find a rewarding career that truly makes a difference.

Intelligence & Security (I&S), based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels.

At BAE Systems, we celebrate the array of skills, experiences, and perspectives our employees bring to the table. For us, differences are a source of strength. We're laser-focused on high performance, and we work hard every day to nurture an inclusive culture where all employees can innovate and thrive. Here, you will not only build your career, but you will also enjoy work-life balance, uncover new experiences, and collaborate with passionate colleagues.