Data Modeler - RED data platform in Chicago, IL at JLL

Date Posted: 11/14/2018

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    Chicago, IL
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Job Description

JLL, an international commercial real estate management company, is seeking a senior analyst to join our global Technology Data & Information Management organization.   We are seeking candidates that are self-starters who can work in a diverse and fast-paced environment.

The data modeler will be the key person designing data flows, integrations, structures and schemas appropriate to supporting BI and analytics from various source systems within the CRE space.

The data modeler will be the key person designing data flows, integrations, structures and schemas appropriate to supporting BI and analytics from various source systems within the CRE space.

Key Responsibilities

  • Work directly with Product Owners, business SMEs and data analysts as the lead in understanding and documenting business requirements
  • Work with the data architect and data analyst to translate business requirements into conceptual, logical, and physical data models
  • Review the data model with both technical and business audiences as well as Data Governance
  • Define data modeling and design standards, tools, best practices, and related development methodologies.
  • Design the flow and integration of information between departments for structured and unstructured data
  • Optimize flow of data
  • Learn and stay informed of the ways the organization uses its data 


  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Science.
  • Minimum 6-8 years of technical work experience in the field of computer science
  • 3-4 years data modeling and data integration experience specifically in a data warehousing setting utilizing both onshore and offshore resources
  • 2-3 years in business requirements gathering
  • 1-2 years in Agile modeling
  • Experience with data architecture, data integration/ETL, data warehousing, and business intelligence deployed in a complex environment.
  • Understand data and systems engineering concepts to effectively integrate data
  • Experienced in use of data analysis and modeling tools
  • Expert knowledge of SQL
  • Experienced in RDBMS platforms, specifically SQL Server.
  • Experience with ETL tools
  • Understanding of data vault and dimensional design principals
  • Understanding of modeling document data for NoSQL databases 
  • Able to think logically, organize work flows efficiently, and solve problems independently.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills, including technical writing.
  • Excellent technical, analytical and organizational skills.

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