The Oakleaf Group, LLC

  • SAS UNIX Developer

    Job Location 3 weeks ago(3/3/2018 1:17 PM)
    Posted Date
    US-DC-Washington, DC
  • Overview

    SAS Unix Developer

    Washington, DC metro area



    For a large financial services client, we are seeking a SAS Unix Developer, to work on a 1 year or longer project to work on a team that develops strategic solutions and tools for use throughout a large, multi-year initiative project.  The ideal developer would be a utility player, who can do a bit of everything, is familiar with databases, doesn’t have to be a modeler but familiar with financial models (must have financial services experience), and ideally, with Python and database experience as well.


    • Determine systems requirements and functionalities needed in large/complex development project.
    • Contribute to all phases of software development life cycle (SDLC) for financial modeling application components and systems.
    • Able to design and implement new back end application architecture for a financial process to integrate with existing modeling architecture framework.
    • Collaborate with other team members, business units, and user groups to identify impacts of changes or enhancements, estimate level of efforts, and provide inputs to project schedules.
    • Coordinate with Quality Assurance testing.
    • Code and review coding done to SAS application upgrades, extensions, or other development.


    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
    • 5+ years in requirements analysis, design, development, and testing for software applications or systems in a UNIX/LINUX SASGRID environment.
    • 5+ years using, coding within SAS, SAS macro language with strong experience deciphering existing SAS code.
    • Experience with the Software Development Life-Cycle, requirements, design, and implementation.
    • Agile experience (Kanban preferred).
    • UNIX shell scripting/Python Command Line experience, highly desired.
    • Developers experience with financial statements/modelling highly desired.
    • Business knowledge with prior experience in financial industry.


    Company Overview

    The Oakleaf Group is a mid-size consulting firm with offices in Bethesda, MD and New York, NY. Our people are our greatest assets and our company culture is grounded on that belief. Our goal is to thrill our clients and challenge and reward our employees.  As a member of the Oakleaf team, you will have an exciting opportunity to work with emerging technology, modernize financial applications, and grow in a friendly workplace where you can work independently and collaboratively. In this position the ideal candidate will work to solve complex “hot topic” issues currently faced by the financial services industry. We bring depth of experience to a wide range of highly satisfied clients, delivering trusted advice along with quantitative, technology, regulatory, and operations strategies. Do you possess the talent and dedication to be part of our growing team?


    Third party candidates will not be considered for this position.

    As a condition of employment with The Oakleaf Group, any successful job applicant will be required to successfully complete a background investigation, which may also include a pre-employment drug screen and/or a credit check for positions in some areas of our business. The Oakleaf Group is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants are considered for positions without regard to race, religion, gender, native origin, age, disability, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Oakleaf Group participates in the E-Verify program.


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