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New data quality beta exam launches June 23

by SAS Moderator on ‎06-12-2015 01:41 PM - edited on ‎10-05-2015 03:09 PM by Community Manager (309 Views)

SAS Global Certification is launching a beta exam for a new credential in Data Management. The SAS Certified Data Quality Steward for SAS 9 Credential beta exam will be offered June 23-July 17th.


This credential is designed for individuals who are using DataFlux Data Management Studio to perform a variety of data quality tasks including profiling data, cleansing data and monitoring data for usability. Successful candidates should be able to:

  • Create and review data explorations and data profiles
  • Create data jobs for data improvement
  • Parameterize jobs and business rules within DataFlux DataManagement Studio  
  • Create, maintain and apply business rules and tasks
  • Understand the QKB components and various definition types
  • Apply QKB components to address data quality issues
  • Expand basic functionalities using Expression Engine Language (EEL) 
  • Use macro variables
  • Create process jobs 
  • Configure the Data Management Server to run jobs


Requirement to earn this credential: Pass one exam -  the SAS Data Quality using DataFlux Data Management Studio exam


We are seeking a variety of candidates with different skill levels to take the exam. The application for the beta exam is now posted on the SAS Global Certification web site.

Additional information about the exam content, beta process and exam preparation is posted on the site. If selected, you will receive additional registration information and a voucher to register for the exam. The exam is open to SAS employees, partners and customers and there is no charge to take it.


The beta exam will be delivered globally through Pearson VUE testing centers as well as mobile testing in SAS offices.

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