Director, Data Engineering
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About JLL and JLL Technologies
JLL is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. Our vision is to reimagine the world of real estate, creating rewarding opportunities and amazing spaces where people can achieve their ambitions. In doing so, we will build a better tomorrow for our clients, our people and our communities.
JLL Technologies is a specialized group within JLL. At JLL Technologies, our mission is to bring technology innovation to commercial real estate. We deliver unparalleled digital advisory, implementation, and services solutions to organizations globally. Our goal is to leverage technology to increase the value and liquidity of the world's buildings, while enhancing the productivity and the happiness of those that occupy them.
What this job involves
JLL Technologies Data Engineering & Platform team is seeking data professionals to work with our colleagues at JLL around the globe in providing solutions, developing new products, building enterprise reporting & analytics capability to reshape the business of Commercial Real Estate using the power of data.
We are looking for a Principal Data Engineer (or Director, Data Engineering) who is self-starter to work in a diverse and fast-paced environment that can join our Enterprise Data & Platform Engineering team. This is an individual contributor role (manager role can be considered but hands-on experience required) that is responsible for designing and developing data solutions that are strategic for the business and built on the latest technologies and patterns. This is a global role that requires partnering with the broader JLLT team at the country, regional and global level by utilizing in-depth knowledge of data, infrastructure, technologies and data engineering experience.
What we are looking for/ Responsibilities:
10+ years’ overall work experience and bachelor's degree in information science, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics or a quantitative discipline in science, business, or social science.
Individual with strong tech industry background and minimum of 6 years of experience with using or implementing Cloud technologies related to data with AWS, Azure or Google.
Developed systems that ingest, cleanse and normalize diverse datasets, develop data pipelines from various internal and external sources
Someone who could drive and execute data platform strategy towards modern data & tech architecture and support multi cloud technologies to meet key business objectives.
Has exposure building a modern data stack by conducting POCs and partner with platform architects, product managers and software engineers to validate solution proposals
Hands-on engineering lead who is curious about technology, should be able to quickly adopt to change and one who understands the technologies supporting areas such as Cloud Computing, Micro Services, Streaming Technologies, Network, Security etc
Assist in building and evolving the future generation fit for purpose technology architecture and organization to meet the needs of business. Oversee the investigation and evaluation of existing technologies and providing digital thought and technical leadership.
Individual who has demonstrated influencing skills related to data & platform solutions with stakeholders and leadership team
Working with legal, privacy, regulatory, and other functions to pave the road for data solutions.
Team player, reliable, self-motivated, and self-driven individual capable of executing multiple projects simultaneously within a fast-paced environment working with cross functional teams.
Offer hands-on leadership geographically distributed engineering teams, encouraging technical excellence and promoting a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous learning. As a leader, you will provide mentorship and strategic direction to the team, ensuring projects align with organizational goals.
Participate & influence in the evaluation, execution and rollout of Generative AI solutions and platform technologies in the evolving AI landscape.
What you can expect from us:
You’ll join an entrepreneurial, inclusive culture. One where we succeed together – across the desk and around the globe. Where like-minded people work naturally together to achieve great things.
Our Total Rewards program reflects our commitment to helping you achieve your ambitions in career, recognition, well-being, benefits and pay.
Join us to develop your strengths and enjoy a fulfilling career full of varied experiences. Keep those ambitions in sight and imagine where JLL can take you...
Estimated compensation for this position is:215,000.00 – 225,000.00 USD
The pay range listed is a total compensation range including bonus, if applicable. The provided range is an estimate and not guaranteed. An employment offer is based on applicant’s education, experience, skills, abilities, geographic location, internal equity and alignment with market data.
Location:Hybrid –Chicago, IL, San Francisco, CA, Toronto, ON
If this job description resonates with you, we encourage you to apply, even if you don’t meet all the requirements. We’re interested in getting to know you and what you bring to the table!
Personalized benefits that support personal well-being and growth:
JLL recognizes the impact that the workplace can have on your wellness, so we offer a supportive culture and comprehensive benefits package that prioritizes mental, physical and emotional health. Some of these benefits may include:
401(k) plan with matching company contributions
Comprehensive Medical, Dental & Vision Care
Paid parental leave at 100% of salary
Paid Time Off and Company Holidays
Flexible and Remote Work Arrangements may be available
About JLL –
For over 200 years, JLL (NYSE: JLL), a leading global commercial real estate and investment management company, has helped clients buy, build, occupy, manage and invest in a variety of commercial, industrial, hotel, residential and retail properties. A Fortune 500® company with annual revenue of $20.9 billion and operations in over 80 countries around the world, our more than 103,000 employees bring the power of a global platform combined with local expertise. Driven by our purpose to shape the future of real estate for a better world, we help our clients, people and communities SEE A BRIGHTER WAY. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit jll.com.
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