Job Summary

Aptitive is a Chicago-based data & analytics consulting firm that helps companies to uncover the power of their data. As an Aptitive consultant you’ll work closely with our clients, technology partners, and our team to develop tech forward solutions for our client’s unique business challenges. Typical projects focus on areas such as:

  • Data Strategy
  • Data Modernization and Warehousing
  • Analytics & Business Intelligence
  • Application & Data Integration
  • Data Science & Machine Learning
At Aptitive, we believe in hiring top talent, letting them push boundaries, and develop the career that supports their personal and professional goals.

Why Aptitive

At Aptitive, you’ll have the freedom to use your technical background and creative problem solving to make a direct impact on our clients. Exceptional client work is rewarded with fast-paced growth opportunities. Our bi-annual review process and mentorship program ensures that top performing consultants are recognized and promoted. We also offer a generous training stipend to further support our employee’s growth. Local projects and flexible schedules are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to our commitment to work-life balance. Aptitive offers unique benefits, like our helping hand program and unlimited PTO, that help you to do what you love.

What You’ll Do

  • You will be working with local clients throughout the Chicagoland area.
  • Opportunity to learn and work with cutting-edge technologies and gain knowledge about industries such as Healthcare, Retail, Insurance, Manufacturing, etc.
  • Collaborate with a team to help design and architect robust data and analytical solutions for our clients
  • Work directly with the clients to understand and document their business & technology requirements and to design, code, & test data centric solutions
  • Be involved from the beginning to the end of the system development life cycle (SDLC)
  • Mentor and help grow the careers of others
  • Opportunity to contribute significantly to the growth of Aptitive and our clients

Our Ideal Candidate

General Attributes

  • You’re an effective communicator that’s comfortable presenting to executive clients
  • You are curious and love to explore new technologies
  • You have a passion for personal growth and continuous learning
  • You can think through problems and come up with a creative solution
  • You have the ability to think independently while working in a collaborative environment
  • You can quickly adapt to new situations and get comfortable being uncomfortable
  • You have strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills
  • You’re excited to share knowledge and expertise with other Aptitive software innovators and architects


  • Bachelor Degree or higher
  • Experience working with clients or customers
  • Diverse technology background or willingness and desire to learn new and unfamiliar technologies
  • Polished written and oral communication skills
  • Willing to commute to client sites within Chicagoland
  • Authorized to work in the United States

Desired Experience

  • Consulting, technology, or related experience a plus
  • Ability to develop a technical solution to a business problem
  • Ability to bridge the gap between a technical team and a business stakeholder
  • SQL and database development fundamentals
  • Experience in a team setting
  • Experience working with clients or customers
  • Experience with multiple phases of the System-Development Life Cycle (SDLC)

Select Technology Skills

  • Dimensional and Relational Data Modeling
  • Database and SQL Development
  • Dashboard and Report Development
  • ETL Development
  • Custom Application Development using object oriented techniques
  • Knowledge of AWS and/or Azure Technology and Architecture
  • Knowledge of AWS and/or Azure PaaS design patterns

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