Remote Sr. Data Scientist (SAS & Python expertise) - Contract

inspHIRE Talent Solutions - Alpharetta, GA, United States

3 - 4 month project with possible extension; Remote

  • After many years on the SAS platform, our client is in the process of migrating 70-80 solutions/artifacts to Python and Google Cloud Platform (GCP).
  • Current state is SAS and Hadoop for data wrangling, exploration, profiling, attribution, and modeling.
  • Amongst other tasks, you will help our client's team of data scientists migrate from SAS to a Python and R based platform. You will help them develop the best approach and tools to use to speed up the migration activity. 
  • Work with the existing SAS owners/users to understand current process (reverse engineer) and develop the right approach to move the solution from SAS to Python/GCP.
  • Other tasks include developing some of the new solutions in Python on GCP.
  • Ideal candidate is SAS developer who has transitioned to Data Sciences (Python).


Required skills:

  • Expert/senior advisor who can guide team in developing the best approach to migrate off of SAS and into the GCP environment.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills; team player.
  • 3+ years SAS
  • 3+ years as a Data Scientist
  • 3+ years Python
  • 1+ years Cloud (Google Cloud Platform/GCP is preferred)

Preferred skills:

  • Hadoop
  • Financial Services

*** CANDIDATES MUST BE EMPLOYABLE AS W2 CONSULTANTS. NO C2C, 3RD PARTIES, VISA SPONSORSHIP/TRANSFER ***



Posted On: Monday, October 12, 2020



Position Contact
Tony Verde
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