Data Integration Consultant

Data Integration Consultant - 27156

Technology and Engineering - USA Chicago, Illinois 

Job Title: Data Integration Consultant


Job Location: Chicago, US


Job Purpose:


In this role you will be responsible for the integration consultancy with new and existing customers to support their implementations as well as the design and implementation of data syndication feeds plus the 2nd line support of feeds to data consumers. The role requires you to have a good blend of both customer & technical skills as you will often be required to work with both commercial & technical contacts.


Job Responsibilities:


  • Develop a thorough understanding of every aspect of Nielsen’s Brandbank’s processes and business model.
  • Gathering and documenting customer requirements and identifying customer objectives.
  • Technical consultations with customer development teams.
  • Visiting customer sites to present proposed solutions to stakeholders.
  • Compiling documentation for customers and staff including: technical and usage guides; policies and frameworks; knowledge transfer and basic training.
  • Provide 2nd line support for internal & external customers
  • End to end ownership of new integrations with our data consumers
  • Dealing with commercial and technical personnel at all levels.
  • An understanding of consumer content and/or online retail industry and related technologies.


Role Requirements:


  • Good working knowledge of Databases and SQL.
  • Good working knowledge of JSON, XML, RESTful and SOAP APIs and other web technologies.
  • Experience of the Ruby programming language, the .NET programming environment, as well as other Microsoft product environments.
  • An appreciation of complex data structures.
  • The ability to quickly grasp a clear understanding of a customer’s needs and translate them to a set of requirements and well-planned deliverables.
  • The ability to understand and dive into the details of a solution, e.g. API definitions.
  • Excellent communication skills, including building customer rapport.
  • Ability to work under own initiative
  • Ability to manage your own time effectively
  • Ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
  • A strong level of technical knowledge.
  • Desire to learn and develop
  • Strong problem-solving skills




About Nielsen:

Nielsen N.V. (NYSE: NLSN) is a global performance management company that provides a comprehensive understanding of what consumers Watch and Buy. Nielsen’s Watch segment provides media and advertising clients with Total Audience measurement services across all devices where content — video, audio, and text — is consumed. The Buy segment offers consumer packaged goods manufacturers and retailers the industry’s only global view of retail performance measurement.

By integrating information from its Watch and Buy segments and other data sources, Nielsen provides its clients with both world-class measurement as well as analytics that help improve performance. Nielsen, an S&P 500 company, has operations in over 100 countries that cover more than 90 percent of the world’s population. For more information, visit

Nielsen is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

Job Type: Regular 

Primary Location:  Chicago,Illinois 

Secondary Locations: , , , 

Travel:  Yes, 20% of the Time 

Full time
Chicago, IL 60290, US