Data Migration Specialist - Bradford - up to £50k

Larson Resource Group Limited
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Data Migration Specialist - Bradford - up to £50k

Are you an expert in data migration and extraction? Are you knowledgeable on SQL databases? Do you want to work for the market leader in the provision of case management systems?

The Larson Group is currently recruiting a Data Migration Specialist for the leading supplier of Law industry software in the UK. Our client is expanding, and as such they have a superb opportunity for bright, talented, self-motivated individuals to join their in-house Data Migration Team.

You will play a vital role in preparing the implementation of our clients' software systems for their clients, working alongside the industry's best people, whilst developing expert product knowledge. The role is based within an efficient and adaptable team that use their collaborative and analytical skills to achieve the right result for individual clients.

You will be involved with project teams, working with them on the conversion and migration of data from existing practice management systems to our clients' software.

Duties include

  • Analyse, extract, manipulate and migrate information and data from legacy case management systems, into our clients' systems.
  • To liaise with our clients to ascertain what specific data they require to have transferred, customising it to their needs.
  • To collaborate within dynamic project teams, to facilitate the build and delivery of workflow solutions utilising the our clients' case management application, to both new and existing clients.
  • Understanding the importance of maintaining positive client relationships throughout and beyond the project process.
  • Self-management of working within multiple concurrent projects.
  • Document, review, and confidently communicate project deliverables to stakeholders and internal team members.
  • Identify risks that could impact a successful migration.
  • Analysing, documenting and communicating migration details following implementation to take a constructive approach to continuous improvement.

What we need

You must be an enthusiastic and motivated individual, with the proven examples of the following essential skills, qualifications & qualities:

  • Solid background in data migration / conversion role
  • Experience in SQL databases and SQL query writing
  • Knowledge of Openedge 4GL / Progress programming (not mandatory but desirable)
  • Excellent organisational skills to facilitate being able to run multiple streams of work
  • Impeccable eye for detail
  • Confident communicator with all levels of users, whether they be IT confident or newer to IT solutions.
  • Professional approach.
  • Effective self and time management skills with practical examples to lead the Project Team with your direction.
  • Ability to multi task and be adaptable from moment to moment to cope with shifting priorities.
  • Excellent and resourceful problem solver.

Desirable qualities

  • ODBC knowledge
  • Experience gained within legal or practice management systems.
  • Legal accounts knowledge

What you get
A fantastic opportunity to become an expert in legal software. You will be working in a rewarding and supportive environment with ongoing training, enabling you to succeed in the build and delivery of workflow solutions to clients.

Pay is important, but it's not all you can look forward to. As well as competitive salaries, you can also enjoy a wide range of benefits that recognise the contribution you make to our continued success. These include a funded pension scheme with top-up facilities, share ownership schemes and a wide range of voluntary benefits along with free use of the onsite gym!

For more information call Jamie MacMillan on

Keywords - Data Migration Consultant / Data Migration Specialist / Data Analysis / SQL

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