Database Engineer


Forum Analytics, a CBRE Company is seeking a Database Engineer at our River West offices in Chicago, IL. We are located long the Chicago River, at Halsted and Chicago, in a historic factory building with striking skyline views and a private courtyard.

Our office is a fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment where you will be encouraged to take ownership of your work, and improve and apply your knowledge to help us continue our rapid growth as an industry leader in data-mining and geo-spatial technologies related to the commercial real estate industry.


  • Manage the company's existing data update processes for all existing clients
  • Design and build the data update process for all new clients
  • Work to design and build automated data update processes and procedures
  • Manage the company's existing automated web data collection process
  • Work with developers to diagnose and resolve data and technical issues
  • Work with support personnel to diagnose and resolve client and data issues
  • Serve as a data and database resource for the company


  • 2+ years of experience working with relational databases
  • 1+ year of experience with at least one major scripting language, preferably Perl
  • Very strong SQL skills
  • Strong debugging and problem-solving skills
  • Experience in database design
  • Experience in query design and tuning
  • Experience with PostgreSQL, or with at least two other major database platforms
  • Experience with PostGIS is a huge plus
  • Experience with automated web data collection is a huge plus


To apply for consideration, contact us for more details.

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