Data Migration Specialist at Isystems Integration Ltd, London, £Contract Rate

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  • London, UK
  • Jul 01, 2020
Duration not stated

Contract Description

Data Migration Specialist


Summary of the work: seeking a Data Migration & Interfaces Manager to oversee the data cleansing, migration and interfacing activities of the project.

The core legacy housing system is to be replaced as well as six other legacy systems including Asset Management and Needs.

Start date: 10/08/2020 for 12 months

Security clearance: None required

What the specialist will work on:

·Develop a Data Migration Strategy and document, which covers business/data quality requirements, sources of data from the legacy systems.

·Manage the data cleansing and migration work-stream.

·Oversee the implementation of interfaces.

·Lead the data work-stream in developing various mappings and process flows using SQL and other business intelligence tools to migrate data from the Legacy systems.

·Develop Test plans, scripts and execution test cases for Systems End to End testing and UAT.

Working arrangements: The Office is in Ilford, London but all staff are currently working remotely, going forward your time will likely be split between working in Ilford and working remotely. Working hours are generally office hours (Mon - Fri 9 - 5). Although the specialist is expected to work outside of these hours at critical times of the project e.g. cutover to go live, testing.

The specialist will be required to write 100 word answers for each of the essential and nice-to-have skills.

The candidate’s essential skills and experience;

  • Housing
  • Data Cleansing
  • Data Migration
  • Interfaces
  • Full data lifecycle of project.
  • Excel for data cleansing and migration

The candidate’s Nice-to-have skills and experience;

  • Experience of data migration from Northgate OHMS
  • Experience of Housing, Local Council, Repairs, Asset Management interfaces
  • Experience of Oracle and SQL Server
  • Experience of managing Junior Staff
  • Full understanding of data protection practice and GDPR
  • Database administration experience and understanding of data management

Cultural fit:

·Highly developed oral and written communication skills, with an ability to explain complex information clearly to a range of audiences

·Effective working practices within the team and with a range of service providers

·Provides professional expertise at a range of meetings