Data Tools Support Officer

GRIT Talent Consulting

Provide support for SAS and the department's in-house validation tool to staff.

  • Work in Canberra!
  • 6 month contract + 6 + 6 extensions
  • Resolve SAS User support requests
We are seeking an experienced Data Tools Support Officer for an initial 6 month contract beginning the start of August. This role will be based in Canberra and you will be working for a small Federal Government department. 

About the Role

The primary role of the position is to provide support for SAS and the department's in-house validation tool to staff. This will involve a range of activities, including resolving ad hoc issues, providing one-on-one support and training, and developing user guides and training material. The position is will also be responsible for contributing to the review of the department's analytical toolkit, including the use of R and Python.

About You

The successful candidate will be provided with support and training in SAS software, as required. The candidate will work as part of a small team within SCU that is responsible for delivering a range of SAS support and data loading functions.

The main skills required include:
  • Technical expertise and experience in SAS or the technical aptitude to develop skills in SAS on the job. Skills in other data tools, such as Python or R will be considered valuable.
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills
  • Well-developed ability to develop productive relationships
  • Well-developed organisational skills, including the ability to determine priorities, develop local strategies, procedures and work practices
  • Demonstrates personal drive and integrity
Please apply today! For more information please call Maddie Austen on 0419 722 823.