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Data Migration Lead

Job Title: Data Migration Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Duration: 6 Months
REF: 14276/001_1511196213
Contact Name: Eric Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Data Migration Lead - Sheffield - 6 Month

I'm in the market seeking an experienced Data Migration Lead, you will be required to oversee all aspects of the migration and transformation for a large change project.

The Role …

● Leading​ ​on​ ​the​ ​data​ ​migration​ ​needs​ ​for​ ​the​ ​new​ ​solution

● Overseeing​ ​and​ ​ensuring​ ​delivery​ ​of​ ​all​ ​aspects​ ​of​ ​data​ ​analysis,​ ​mapping​ ​and transfer

● Working​ ​with​ ​the​ ​functional​ ​project​ ​work​ ​streams​ ​leads​ ​and​ ​Subject​ ​Matter​ ​Experts (SMEs)​ ​to​ ​identify​ ​and​ ​manage​ ​data​ ​extraction​ ​from​ ​the​ ​legacy​ ​system(s)​ ​and validation​ ​issues​ ​as​ ​part​ ​of​ ​delivery​ ​against​ ​an​ ​agreed​ ​data​ ​migration​ ​strategy​ ​to​ ​the target​ ​system

● Design​ ​and​ ​implement​ ​a​ ​process​ ​of​ ​migrating​ ​data​ ​back​ ​to​ ​the​ ​legacy​ ​system​ ​for​ ​any data​ ​required​ ​to​ ​ensure​ ​parallel​ ​running​ ​operations

● Support​ ​both​ ​bulk​ ​and​ ​delta​ ​migrations

● Managing​ ​the​ ​timely​ ​delivery​ ​of​ ​the​ ​required​ ​source​ ​data​ ​sets​ ​into​ ​the​ ​agreed​ ​format

● Ensuring​ ​that​ ​data​ ​quality​ ​of​ ​the​ ​migrated​ ​data​ ​is​ ​fit​ ​for​ ​purpose​ ​in​ ​the​ ​new​ ​system and​ ​establish​ ​the​ ​validity​ ​of​ ​the​ ​migration​ ​processes​ ​and​ ​operations

● Working​ ​with​ ​the​ ​in-house​ ​team​ ​on​ ​Enterprise​ ​Service​ ​Bus​ ​(ESB)​ ​and​ ​Extract, Transform​ ​and​ ​Load​ ​(ETL)​ ​tasks

The Ideal Candidate …

● Proven​ ​experience​ ​of​ ​managing​ ​of​ ​data​ ​migration​ ​projects

● Experience​ ​of​ ​working​ ​with​ ​external​ ​suppliers

● Experience​ ​of​ ​working​ ​in​ ​a​ ​complex,​ ​multi-priority​ ​organisation​ ​with​ ​ability​ ​to​ ​manage work​ ​requests​ ​and​ ​prioritise​ ​workload​ ​appropriately

● Experience​ ​of​ ​working​ ​within​ ​delivery​ ​teams​ ​for​ ​projects​ ​of​ ​significant​ ​size

● Experience​ ​of​ ​managing​ ​client​ ​SMEs/stakeholders​ ​through​ ​complex​ ​data​ ​migration delivery

● Ability​ ​to​ ​engage​ ​clearly​ ​with​ ​client​ ​representatives​ ​to​ ​explain​ ​data​ ​migration​ ​concepts

● Experience​ ​of​ ​using​ ​an​ ​enterprise​ ​service​ ​bus​ ​(ESB)​ ​such​ ​as​ ​Talend​ ​would​ ​be desirable

Please forward your cv for immediate consideration.