SAS Administrator in Monterey Park, CA at Open Systems Technologies

Date Posted: 1/10/2020

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Job Description

A well-respected, multinational financial institution with a truly global reach is currently seeking a SAS Administrator to join their team in Monterey Park, California.  The company offers a wide range of financial services from commercial and corporate banking to capital markets, wealth management and investment banking.

The firm’s goal is not only to build long term relationships with their clients, but with their employees as well. They have an excellent culture and top of the line benefits, including a pension. Managers are very hands on, allowing for employees to learn and move up the ladder quickly.


  • Check status and operations of SAS servers- starting, stopping, and/or pausing servers used in SAS system 
  • Perform and schedule backups of Metadata Server and physical files
  • Monitor, log, and/or troubleshoot SAS servers
  • Assist in SAS AML deployment and testing 
  • Administer metadata, Enterprise Miner, Data Flux, and Visual Analytics 
  • Design, implement, and maintain security framework (access rights and privileges, User roles / groups, etc.)  
  • Perform basic system administration tasks- monitoring CPU / RAM / Disk space utilization, port utilization and running processes on applicable OS  
  • Monitor for availability and install updates to SAS software (patches / maintenance releases / hot fixes, etc.) 
  • Create, modify, and maintain various folder structures within SMC 
  • Manage performance of SAS AML Platform 
  • Monitor and ensure proper load balancing and prioritizations


  • Must have a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related field 
  • 3+ years of experience administering SAS AML environments (9.4)
  • Experience with SAS Environment Manager
  • Experience with SAS Management Console
  • Experience configuring and administering Enterprise Miner Server 
  • Experience configuring and administering SAS Visual Analytics 
  • Experience configuring and administering SAS Data Flux 
  • Experience upgrading between SAS Versions and Maintenance Releases 
  • Knowledge of Shell Scripting in Linux/Unix 
  • Experience with SAS Audit, Performance, and Measurement Reporting 
  • SAS Certified Platform Administrator for SAS 9 Certification 

Job category:
  • Information Technology
Job keywords:
  • SAS
  • Systems Administration