The Oakleaf Group, LLC

  • SAS Unix Developer, Financial Model Implementation

    Job Location 3 weeks ago(3/3/2018 10:14 PM)
    Posted Date
    US-DC-Washington, DC
  • Overview

    SAS Unix Developer, Financial Model Implementation

    Washington, DC metro area



    For a large financial services client, we are seeking a SAS Unix Developer with financial model implementation experience, to work on a 1 year or longer project relating to a large, multi-year initiative for their Single-Family Cash Flow model.  The ideal developer (NOT a modeler who also develops code) would have in-depth SAS and financial model implementation experience, be able to understand complex financial models, and develop and improve them based on input from subject matter experts. 


    • For complex mortgage-related cash flow models, work with stakeholders to analyze existing model implementation status, processes and identify gaps.
    • Develop proposal for solution and work with stakeholders to implement.
    • Participate in the development of an integrated execution platform for the cash flow model to ensure controlled and reliable execution.
    • Review code, and then code, improve, re-factor, and implement in SAS.
    • Manage the model integration and code quality control.
    • 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.                                     


    • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.
    • 7+ years using and coding in SAS and SAS macro language, with strong experience deciphering existing SAS code, in a UNIX/LINUX SASGRID environment.
    • Must have prior experience implementing complex financial models in the financial services industry.
    • Must be able to understand complex financial models, and develop and improve them based on input from subject matter experts.
    • Comfortable with UNIX shell scripting.
    • Experience with the Software Development Life-Cycle, requirements, design, and implementation.
    • Agile experience (Kanban preferred).


    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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