Sr Data Analyst

We currently have a need for a Sr Data Analyst

McDonald’s is looking for an established Data Analyst to
join the Global Data and Analytics Platform. You will be a self-starter who can
work in a diverse and fast-paced environment. If you enjoy working closely with
multi-functional teams and learning about new technologies then this job is for


The Sr Data Analyst will be part of a team of data
modeler/architects supporting the data and analytics team. The team is
responsible for all logical and physical dimensional modeling using Erwin (or
similar) modeling and support for the NoSQL databases. They will interact
directly with product owners, business analysts, developers and DBA team. This
person should possess excellent oral and written communication skills with the
ability to quickly learn about multiple business subject areas.

BS in Computer Science or related field is

You have 2+ years of exposure to the CA Erwin
Data Modeler or something similar

Possess 2+ in Relational and Dimensional data
design and modeling in a large multi-platform data environment

1+ years of experience with creating SQL to
investigate data anomalies, patterns and profiling

1+ years exposure to an Agile Tool, specifically
JIRA and Confluence is a plus

1+ years of professional experience with Agile
terminology and practices such as User Stories, Backlog, Scrum, and Acceptance

Desired Skills:

Advanced SQL coding skills preferred

Cloud AWS experience preferred.

Experience with Redshift, NoSQL, Cassandra, and
SQL Server is preferred

Possess excellent written and verbal communication.

Strong knowledge of principles, techniques, and
methodologies of enterprise data modeling and dimensional data modeling and
enterprise data modeling related to Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence

Experience or knowledge of NoSQL Modeling

Knowledge and experience in CRM standards a plus

We are proud to be one of the most recognized brands in the
world, with restaurants in over 100 countries and billions of customers served
each year. As the global leader in the food service industry, we have a legacy
of innovation and hard work that continues to drive us. Today, we are growing
with velocity and are focused on modernizing our experiences, not to make a
different McDonald’s but to build a better McDonald’s.

We pride ourselves in being a people business just as much
as we are a restaurant business. We strive to be the most inclusive brand on
the planet by establishing teams with varying strengths who create delicious,
feel good moments that are easy for everyone to enjoy. Joining McDonald's means
thinking big every day and preparing for a career that can have impact around
the world.

We are dedicated to using our scale for good: good for
people, our industry and the planet. From leading recycling initiatives and
sustainable sourcing efforts to our partnership with Ronald McDonald House
Charities, we see every day as a chance to have a genuine impact on our
customers, our people and our partners.

Our new, state-of-the art headquarters is located in the
booming West Loop area in the heart of downtown Chicago. It is set up to be a
global hub that champions innovation: take a class at Hamburger University,
sample future menu items in our Test Kitchen, and utilize the latest technology
to stay up to date with your team around the globe. With monthly organized
events, massive outdoor spaces, an 8000 square foot gym, and an onsite
McDonald's serving international favorites, our office helps us connect with
each other like never before. Needless to say, you’ll be lovin’ it here…

McDonald's Corporation continues to grow and expand!

We are one of most recognizable names in the world. In 2018,
we have been rated as a top 10 place to work in Chicago. As a modern,
forward-thinking “Tech” company, we are continually changing the Retail QSR
industry. Working in our IT sector of the corporation will provide you with
important work and one of the best comprehensive benefits packages in the

Translates and transforms business requirements into data
models (Conceptual, Logical and Physical)

Analyze source system data and profile data as needed.

Design dimensional and NoSQL data models for the analytics

Maintain relational data model repository in Erwin as well
as NoSQL data models.

Design dimensional and relational data models

Provide insight, best standards for NoSQL data modeling as
well as assist in data modeling tool selection.

Drive conversations with development and DBA teams to
optimize the schema structure and ingestion processes influencing the write and
read performance.

Provide assistance to project teams on data modeling policies,
procedure, processes and standards.

Provide recommendations to enhance current DA standards as
necessary or develop standards for new technology implementations.

Assist with collecting and documenting system flow and other
pertinent technical information about data database design and/or systems

Implement and follow established data governance and
consistency in the data model and standardization of business definitions

Knowledge of DBMS platforms (e.g. Redshift, SQL Server,
NoSql, Cassandra) with experience in generating DDL as needed

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In the heart of the West Loop, a vibrant and rapidly growing tech neighborhood. Our new HQ is accessible by all forms of transportation.

An Insider's view of McDonald's Technology

What’s the vibe like in the office?

The entrepreneurial spirit at McDonald’s is noticeable at all levels. People inspire; people are nimble; people are team-driven; people are focused on evolving and improving. When you walk around the space, you can feel the energy that comes from collaboration and problem-solving. I am motivated to push myself every day.


Product Manager, Global Mobile App

What kinds of technical challenges do you and your team face?

We are providing insights and real time event data for decision making and marketing activation at a scale very few other companies can compare to. We are moving from a 1 to many CRM strategy to a 1 to 1 contextual and personalized experience for our customers and are watching our data drive the direction of feature development within McDonald’s.


Sr. Manager, Digital Analytics

What does career growth look like on your team?

Working at a company of this Global scale has stretched my skills like never before. The sheer number and variety of customers using the product I work on every day is both challenging and exhilarating; developing my skillset in a way that would be hard to match elsewhere


Sr. Product Manager, Kiosk

What's the biggest problem your team is solving?

McDonald’s has a few consistent challenges that we’re always solving for - scale and flexibility are critical. Every piece of technology that we build has to be scalable to 30,000+ restaurants! The second challenge is flexibility –we need to provide a consistent and reliable experience, and every restaurant is unique!


Product Capabilities and Innovation

What are McDonald's Technology Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
Open office floor plan
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Disability Insurance
McDonald's provides both short and long term disability benefits at no cost to you.
Dental Benefits
McDonald’s Dental Plans allows you to see the dentist of your choice and provides coverage for preventive, basic, major and orthodontic care at 100%.
Vision Benefits
McDonald's Vision Plan provides eye exam coverage and benefits that reduce your costs for prescription eyewear, contact lenses and laser vision correction.
Health Insurance Benefits
McDonald’s offers medical plan options to help pay for the cost of health care when you need it. During enrollment, you can sign up for the insurance and pick which plan is best for you.
Life Insurance
McDonald’s automatically gives you basic life, dependent life, accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) and Business Travel Accident Insurance (BTA) at no cost to you.
Onsite Gym
We have an 8000 square foot gym on our 9th floor with best-in-class equipment, classes, personal training, and magnificent views of the city!
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Once you’re eligible for the company match, McDonald’s will match your contributions with $1 for each $1 you contribute up to a maximum of 6% of your annual pay, up to IRS limits.
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
McDonald’s Matching Gifts Program encourages employee support of not-for-profit organizations. Under this program, McDonald’s gives $1 for every $1 you contribute, up to $5,000 a year.
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
McDonald’s has agreements for employee child care discounts to help you with the cost of child care while you work.
Generous Parental Leave
McDonald’s provides four types of Parental Leave, and you may be eligible for one or more of the types of leave listed: Paid Parental Leave, Maternity Leave, Adoption Leave, Unpaid Parental Leave.
Flexible Work Schedule
McDonald's provides employees with a flexible work schedule that includes Summer hours, Core hours, Compressed week, Flexible start and end times.
Family Medical Leave
The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) and certain state laws allow you to take unpaid leave to care for yourself and your qualified family members, as long as you are eligible.
Adoption Assistance
McDonald’s Adoption Assistance Program helps with the costs of adopting a child. The child must be under age 18 and not related to you by blood or marriage.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
McDonald's employees receive between 15 and 25 days per year of paid time off based on years of service.
Eligible employees get 40 days of paid sabbatical after their first 10 years of working at McDonald's
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
McDonald's employees receive 100 hours per year of paid sick leave.
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Happy Hours
Happy hours are hosted on Thursdays in the summer, and twice a month on Thursdays during the remainder of the year.
McDonald's offers employees paid on-site garage parking.
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Tuition Reimbursement
Diversity Program
Continuing Education stipend
Paid industry certifications
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