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Data Modeler

Digital Campus - Data Engineering | Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India | Full Time

Job Description

About Us:

Being the global leader in international education services, for more than 50 years IDP has been the pioneer in this sector, specializing in combining human expertise with leading technology to help people reach their global ambitions. Operating in more than 50 countries around the world, IDP values and celebrates diversity, fostering a safe and inclusive workplace.  

IDP Education Ltd is the proud co-owner of IELTS (International English Language Testing System), the world’s most popular high stakes English language proficiency test.   

To learn more about us and our various service lines, please visit  

If you share our passion in helping people to pursue their dreams through education and thrive in aninnovative agile digitalculture,then come and join us as we undergo our digital revolution.


  • In this role you will be collaborating with IDP’s Data Engineering and Governance, an enterprise capability team and be responsible for: -
    • Analyzing and translating business needs into long-term solution data models.
    • Evaluating existing data systems.
    • Working with the development team to create conceptual data models and data flows.
    • Developing best practices for data coding to ensure consistency within the system.
    • Reviewing modifications of existing systems for cross-compatibility.
    • Implementing data strategies and developing physical data models.
    • Updating and optimizing local and metadata models.
    • Evaluating implemented data systems for variances, discrepancies, and efficiency.
    • Troubleshooting and optimizing data systems.
    • Work with Product owners, Data Scientist, Data Engineers, Data Analyst, Software developers incl. Architects to efficiently build data models inline IDP’s data vision.
    • Prepare and maintain training material and SOPs, knowledge base articles and technical documentation.

Take responsibility for Outcomes

You love technology, are continuously learning and extending your knowledge of best practice and the business value of technology innovations.

Here’s what we’re looking for:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science / Statistics
  • 5 -8 years+ experience of machine-learning in production with evidence of successful delivery and overall, 10+ years IT experience.
  • Expert knowledge of metadata management and related tools.
  • Knowledge of mathematical foundations and statistical analysis.
  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills.
  • Advanced troubleshooting skills.
  • Able to effectively present information, gain feedback and respond to questions from groups of senior leaders, stakeholders, and customers.
  • Comfortable with working with multiple stakeholders in a multi-cultural environment
  • Any Data Modelling certification is desirable.


IDP Education’s ongoing success comes from our highly committed and caring employees around the globe. We encourage teamwork in order to leverage our people's diverse talents and expertise through effective collaboration and cooperation throughout our business.
We strive to provide a working environment where people are encouraged to excel, be creative, and seek new ways to solve problems, take initiative, generate opportunities, and be accountable for their actions.

We believe in developing dynamic, inclusive workplaces that encourage and celebrate cultural differences and views, and provide opportunities for personal, professional and career development all around the world. We respect diversity in our people: their ideas, work styles and perspectives as well as offering flexibility to ensure employees enjoy a satisfying balance of work and personal life.