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JLL Spark
JLL Spark

Specialist, Data Engineering

JLL Technologies

JLL Technologies

Data Science
Multiple locations
Posted on Friday, January 26, 2024

JLL supports the Whole You, personally and professionally.

Our people at JLL are shaping the future of real estate for a better world by combining world class services, advisory and technology to our clients. We are committed to hiring the best, most talented people in our industry; and we support them through professional growth, flexibility, and personalized benefits to manage life in and outside of work. Whether you’ve got deep experience in commercial real estate, skilled trades, and technology, or you’re looking to apply your relevant experience to a new industry, we empower you to shape a brighter way forward so you can thrive professionally and personally.

Job duties

  • Assist our team in migrating from an on premise data environment to a cloud environment including UAT testing, ETL activities, data validation, and mapping.

  • Perform data management analysis, including retrieving data from multiple sources, profiling, transforming, validating, and migrating data to centralized data platforms

  • Validate and clean input data, ensure assumptions are correct, manage outliers appropriately, raise issues with stakeholders, and help find the root cause of those issues

  • Create action plans to resolve data-related issues and drive quality improvement to our data ecosystem over time, including the data itself, the analytical data warehouse and the tools used to analyze and interpret results and trends

  • Implement best practices for knowledge transfer and documentation to achieve internal consistency and long-term scalability

  • Devise and promote creative data visualizations, reports, tools, and dashboards to derive actionable real-time insights from business data pertinent to the audience

  • Validate and clean input data, ensure assumptions are correct, manage outliers appropriately, raise issues with stakeholders, and help find the root cause of those issues

  • Proactively identify opportunities to optimize the performance and efficiency of existing processes/procedures

  • Take ownership of projects end-to-end, from initial requirements and data gathering to user testing and deployment – become your stakeholders’ trusted advisor


  • Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree, or evidence of expert skill in BI, data science, computer science, econometrics, operations research, statistics, Information Management, or related analytical field

  • Experience that demonstrates ability in being the SME/Analytics leader in migrating from an on premise tech stack to a cloud environment

  • 5+ years of BI, business, or data analyst experience, ideally in an enterprise environment across multiple application systems and business functions

  • 5+ years of SQL experience – experience developing complex queries

  • 2+ years utilizing a modern/cloud technology stack (Databricks preferred)

  • 2+ years of working experience in a BI visualization tool (Tableau preferred) and in an ETL tool (Alteryx preferred)

  • Ability to lead BI project delivery through the development lifecycle: including requirements analysis, managing project stakeholders, and managing development through to production, training, go-live and phasing in of support & maintenance structures

  • Ability to successfully maintain working relationships with account team stakeholders with minimal oversight, in a manner that ensures BI projects are prioritized and executed based upon business impact and level of effort for each deliverable

  • Excellent presentation skills (verbal and written); strong understanding of analytic/statistical concepts with the ability to comfortably explain them while leading meetings with business stakeholders of all levels

  • Reliable, self-motivated, and self-disciplined individual capable of planning and executing multiple projects simultaneously within a fast-paced remote environment


  • Having a broad understanding of the Corporate Real Estate business

  • Ability to manage and oversee work for a team of analysts

  • Development experience in SharePoint Power Applications and SSRS (Report Builder)

  • Business analysis, consulting/advisory and/or project or client management experience

  • Working experience in analytical toolkit (e.g. SPSS, SAS, R, DataBricks or Python)

  • Certification in BI software tools and/or an impressive public portfolio of BI-related content

  • Experience with Agile methodologies

Estimated compensation for this position is:

100,000.00 – 115,500.00 USD per year

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.


Remote –Atlanta, GA, Austin, TX, Boston, MA, Charlotte, NC, Hartford, CT, Jacksonville, FL, Miami, FL, New York, NY, Orlando, FL, Philadelphia, PA, Providence, RI, Richmond, VA, Tampa, FL, Washington, DC

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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