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Home-based
Westminster, Greater London
£46,771 - £50,291 per year
Contract, Full-time
Job description

You will be a confident, trusted expert with bags of initiative and drive. This role will suit someone who thrives in complex environments with lots of change and challenge. You should have a proven track record of stakeholder management, supporting projects and leading / implementing change.

  • Leading on the data migration needs for the new solution
  • Overseeing and ensuring delivery of all aspects of data analysis, mapping and transfer
  • Owning the quality of the migrated data and the validity of the migration processes and operation

This is a hands on role that will need both a strategic and operational approach: planning and making things happen.

The main responsibilities are:

  • Meet with stakeholders to understand data migration requirements and needs
  • Liaise with system owners, new system provider, data stewards, information governance and data protection and Technology team to understand data migration risks, limitations and governance requirements
  • Strategize, plan, and manage an end-to-end data migration process, including moving the data and converting/transforming content as necessary, whilst considering risks and potential impacts
  • Review gaps and propose a solution for data migration during the solution design phase
  • Devise and get approval for the data migration strategy for the implementation
  • Oversee and ensure the production of a mapping matrix for all data
  • Oversee and ensure a gap analysis for any missing or archive data
  • Review the system provider’s migration approach, methodology and tools and ensure this is fit for purpose or recommend changes or alternatives.
  • Identify data that cannot be migrated, with recommendations for where and how this data will be stored/accessed.
  • Review as is data quality and put in place plans to address any required data quality improvements
  • Audit existing data systems and deployments and identify areas for improvement
  • Cleanse or transform data so that it can be effectively moved between systems
  • Oversee the direct migration of data, which may require minor adjustments
  • Test the migration approach and methodology before and after the migration process including the production of data validation scripts and managing error reports and/or points of corruption
  • Support the UAT for the new system to ensure that users can find and access the data.
  • Provide documentation on the strategy, the exact migration processes, risks, testing etc.
  • Develop and propose data migration best practices for this project
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and guidelines for all migrated data

The ideal candidate should 

Essential:

  • Degree in IT and computer science
  • At least 3 years experience of working in a complex, multi-priority organisation
  • Full life cycle experience of the data migration process, from strategy and planning, through to testing, execution, go-live and aftercare
  • Experience in working with data migration in major projects
  • Experience of managing migration error reporting and mitigation
  • Experience of using a variety of migration tools and able to recommend the best solution
  • Strong attention to detail in order to evaluate data for accuracy and errors
  • Understanding of data mapping and modelling
  • The ability to problem-solve under pressure and in complex situations
  • A methodical and logical approach to planning and organisation
  • The ability to clearly communicate with team members
  • Excellent time management skills and a goal-oriented personality
  • A strong understanding of data protection and data governance
  • A commitment to growth and an interest in professional development as the IT industry grows
  • A thorough understanding of database systems and software
  • Proactive approach to problem solving
  • Experience with Master Data, understanding MDM domains, data structure (hierarchy & groups), fields and the business definitions of these

Desirable criteria:

  • Understanding of Data Quality best practice, an advantage.
  • Previous experience in doing similar role in relation to Safeguarding and/or Casework Management System
  • Experience of working in an integrated environment
  • Knowledge of Dell Boomi integration and master data management

Other:

  • Occasional travel required when Covid-19 related restrictions are lifted.
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Posted on: 23 April 2021
Closing date: 10 May 2021
Job ref: cofe/TP/223/3084
Tags: Management,Project Management
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