Software Application Developer III – SAS/SAS BI Developer
Acentia - Columbia, MD

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Acentia is a premier provider of technology and management solutions that provides state-of-the-art lifecycle information technology (IT) services to Health, Government, and Commercial IT clients.

At Acentia, we understand that our employees are our greatest asset. Our goal is to create an environment where employees can do important, purposeful work and be rewarded for individual and team success.

You will work among the best and brightest in the industry. You will be a part of an organization dedicated to advancing your career and one that embraces participation and rewards achievement. We are looking for individuals that are passionate about the mission they support and are committed to the customers they serve.


The Software Application Developer III develops project initiation and senior –level application design deliverables (such as System Design Document) and develops and implements complex software applications.

The Software Application Developer III is responsible for the content and development of critical software design artifacts, such as System Design documents, Database Design Documents, Interface Control documents and so forth. Designs, develops, codes, tests, and debugs new software or enhancements to existing software of complex software applications. Performs maintenance on existing software products and contributes knowledge of business applications. Contributes as necessary to the development of all project artifacts throughout the system development life cycle.

Required Skills


Knowledge of general programming and software development concepts

Good analytic skills and a very good experience in Base and Advance SAS concepts.

Strong experience developing SAS ETL programs in SQL.

Strong experience Optimizing SAS programs.

Experience running SAS batch jobs in UNIX and some basic knowledge in UNIX scripting.

Experience generating Ad-hoc and Dynamic reports in SAS.

Good understanding of relational databases such as Oracle or Teradata.

Must have a minimum of five years hands on, documented experience developing complex applications using SAS utilities and products

Up to five years of hands on documented experience with SAS BI is highly desirable

Knowledge of CMS ILC Framework highly desired

Ability to work independently or under only general direction

Experience leading, directing and mentoring teams of 5-7 junior staff

Ability to multi-task, be extremely organized, work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment, and be very detail oriented

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Required Experience

Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering (may be substituted with sufficient work experience)

Minimum 5-8 years of professional experience in software or application development

Acentia takes pride in a positive and friendly atmosphere with the drive to succeed. We are looking for people who will contribute to our culture with a positive attitude and the ability to multitask and problem solve. Come join us!

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Please no Corp-to-Corp or 1099 candidates; this position is W-2 only.

Candidates authorized to work in the United states are encouraged to apply.

Relocation will not be offered.

EEO/AA employer. Female, minority, veterans and disabled candidates are encouraged to apply

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for 5C.

If you want the distinction and benefits that come with being employed by a world-class organization that offers you the opportunity to support critical programs essential to the continued safety and prosperity of the United States, while allowing for personal and professional growth, then we would like to hear from you….

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