DHHS- IT Lead SAS Programmer

June 7, 2024
$0 - $75 / hour

Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    June 7, 2024
  • Offered Salary
    $0 - $75 / hour
  • Expiration date
    June 13, 2024
  • Job Status
  • Requisition ID
  • Working Type
  • Duration
    12 Months and 3 Days
  • Interview Type
    Webcam Interview Only
  • Work Address
    Dix Campus Raleigh North Carolina

Job Description

NC Dept of Health and Human Services (DHHS) is seeking a Lead SAS Programmer to perform work related to the enhancements of data extracts for the Transformed Medicaid Statistical Information System as per the Federal mandate to support the Medicaid Reform Project.

This position is responsible for quality assurance of data and interaction with division/federal staff, vendors and stakeholders to resolve data quality issues and manage all data extracts based on the
policies and standards.

This position is also responsible for analyzing and data mapping utilizing data and information from data warehouse, Medicaid claims processing system (MMIS – Claims, Eligibility, provider etc, Encounter Processing system(PHP-Encounters), PBM (RX Claims) .

Future opportunities for this position include the development of Tableau Dashboards, Job scheduling, building/maintaining parameterized SAS Stored Processes, and providing SAS programming training/support to the DHHS staff and staff of other State agencies.

• Experience building ETL process flows in the SAS BI Tool Data Integration Studio (SAS/DI) or a similar ETL tool.
• Advanced level programming in SQL, SAS Data Step and SAS Macro.
• Proficiency with joining tables from an RDBMS such as Oracle.
• Proven experience delivering Business Intelligence solutions

• Knowledge of health insurance data.
• Experience with metadata-driven SAS code generation.
Experience with SAS Enterprise Guide and Management Console.
• Experience with Tableau, dashboard design and development.

Responsibilities and required skills

Should have the capability to translate business requirements into technical solutions (5 years)
Should have the capability to develop SAS Programs and run the programs in Batch mode to create extract files for CMS. (0 years)
Demonstrated proficiency working with databases - Oracle (11) ,MS Sql server etc. DB2 (5 years)
Extensive SAS programming knowledge, SQL, Pl/Sql and other SAS tools (Base SAS 9.2, SAS BI Suite, Enterprise guide (5 years)
Strong understanding of healthcare claims processing - Claims, Provider, Eligibility (0 years)
Understanding of data modeling techniques and experience working with relational data base concepts and data (5 years)
Hands-on experience in different file transfer methodologies and different file types and layouts (0 years)
Working knowledge of Medicaid and/or MMIS (0 years)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability present to both technical and business audiences. (0 years)
Proven experience delivering Business Intelligence solutions (4 years)
Hands on ETL tool experience (5 years)
Experience with Tableau, dashboard design and develop (0 years)