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Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated

GIS Research Intern

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated - Vienna, VA

About JLLJLL (NYSE: JLL) is a leading professional services firm that specializes in real estate and investment management. A Fortune 500 company, JLL helps real estate owners, occupiers and investors achieve their business ambitions. In 2016, JLL had revenue of $6.8 billion and fee revenue of $5.8 billion and, on behalf of clients, managed 4.4 billion square feet, or 409 million square meters, and completed sales acquisitions and finance transactions of approximately $136 billion. At the end of the first quarter of 2017, JLL had nearly 300 corporate offices, operations in over 80 countries and a global workforce of more than 78,000. As of March 31, 2017, LaSalle Investment Management had $58.0 billion of real estate under asset management. JLL is the brand name, and a registered trademark, of Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated. For further information, visit is focused on winning in the marketplace and being the industry leader, executing better than anyone else and innovating to create great products and services. We operate in an atmosphere of excellence, integrity, respect and trust. We bring a sense of teamwork, inclusion and diversity in everything we pursue. Our clients see the results as we address their needs, solve their problems and bring new ideas. As a distinguished market leader, we offer challenging career opportunities in an exciting environment. Our future success as a firm depends on our ability to attract, develop and retain the very best people in the business.Our values define who we are, underscore our commitment to clients and provide direction for everything we do.Our unique culture has been recognized by industry experts and our peers. We are:• A “best company to work for’ in multiple locations around the globe, including Chicago, San Francisco, London, Ireland, Shanghai and Hong Kong• World’s Most Ethical Companies from Ethisphere Institute for seven consecutive years • America’s 100 Most Trustworthy Companies from Forbes Magazine• #1 Top Corporate Real Estate Firm 2013 from Watkins Research Group, Inc. for six consecutive yearsThis partial list of awards demonstrates our record of achievement and our commitment to fostering an award-winning culture. For further information, visit Information Security StatementEmployees are expected, at all times, to perform their responsibilities in accordance with the JLL Code of Business Ethics and the firm’s corporate policies. Employees granted access to the firm’s information technology are expected to follow the firm’s guidance designed to promote best practices for information security, data privacy and the appropriate use of technology systems. Jones Lang LaSalle, Inc. (NYSE: JLL), a global real estate services firm, is seeking a part-time GIS/Data Visualization intern ( /15 hours per week) starting in January 2018 in our Tysons, VA office. The intern will be involved with web map creation, maintenance, support, analysis and presentation utilizing ESRI products and JLL’s proprietary geospatial mapping tool. The role will support Brokerage professionals and business pursuits in our Mid-Atlantic offices.The Intern will contribute to best in class research and data visualization products that differentiate JLL and build and maintain a competitive advantage in the commercial real estate marketplace through market expertise, analysis, and insight. The role will not only help JLL in broadening our market-leading Research platform, but give the candidate a strong analytical and organizational learning experience in the commercial real estate sector with a Fortune 500 company.  Essential functions: 
Responsible for information design utilizing the company’s geospatial mapping tool (“Blackbird”) in combination with other graphics tools.
Production of dynamic mapping products covering commercial real estate and other relevant subjects
Responsible for the maintenance, storage, and retrieval of data “layers” used as components of Geospatial presentations relating to commercial real estate.
Create layers and accumulate the information populating these layers as required.
Organizes and loads research data into the geospatial tool.
Maintains a well-organized and searchable database of layers
Work closely with the Mid-Atlantic GIS\\BI team to implement new solutions, ideas and best practices.
Compile geographic data from a variety of sources to improve industry and market knowledge
Conform to QA/QC processes to maintain integrity of mapping resources and geospatial data
 Experience and qualifications: 
Pursuing Bachelor’s degree in geography, GIS, business, economics, or related field required.
Junior or Senior year of college preferred
High proficiency in ArcGIS and related software
Proficiency in Adobe Creative Suite and DBMS a plus
Willingness to Understanding of real estate markets and dedication to learning local markets and business.
Working knowledge of KML, HTML, SQL
Knowledge of Python and R a major plus
Ability to multi-task and effectively manage time and workload
Ability to both work independently and collaboratively in a team.
High-level analytical and problem-solving skills and strategic-thinking capacity
Experienced, polished and innovative presentation skills
Motivated and self-starting focus
Organized and proactive approach
Innovative by nature with command of constantly-evolving technology offering
Analytical with problem-solving skills and strategic-thinking capacity
 About JLL ResearchJLL Research consists of 550 full-time professionals globally and is the largest research group in the real estate industry and among the best of any world-wide professional services firm. Our mission is 'To create clear competitive advantage for our clients through the strategic use of accurate data, market intelligence and innovative thinking from around the world.' Our research activities include maintaining comprehensive property market databases; analyzing current market conditions and future trends; understanding the factors that drive property performance and occupancy trends; and providing research-led strategy and advice to investors, developers and occupiers around the world. We are committed to developing new metrics and methodological tools to capture and understand the factors driving office, retail and warehousing/logistics real estate markets across the world and bring insight to the future for our clients. JLL is committed to developing and maintaining a diverse workforce, and strongly believes in equal opportunity extended to all individuals in all aspects of the employment relationship. Please visit for additional information on JLL’s commitment to equal opportunity.

12 days 8 hours ago

Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated


GIS Research Intern Jones Lang LaSalle Incorporated - Vienna, VA, United States


Location: Vienna, VA

Company Profile:
JLL is a financial and professional services firm specializing in commercial real estate services and investment management. We create value for companies and institutions that invest in and use real estate. Our 48,000 people work across 1,000 locations in 70 countries to serve the global, regional and local needs of corporates, investors and developers. Our integrated services offering is grounded in expertise in all property types, a deep understanding of real estate markets and capital markets, and is coordinated and consistent across geographies.