An SAS programmer typically programs develops, maintains, and validates data structure and software. This can involve statistical analyses, reports, data sets, tables, figures, and listings. They design and write standard macros that can be maintained, supported, documented, and user friendly. They may also assist with training other programmers or statisticians to ensure the development of specific skill sets within the company.
SAS Programmer Tasks
Design, implement, test, and debug database stored procedures and complex queries to extract, calculate or manipulate information.
Write stored procedures and code to implement extract, transform, and load methodologies.
Design, implement, and test the structure and schemas of the data warehouse.