Migration Preparation Engineer

Newcastle upon Tyne
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
We have an exciting opportunity to recruit a Migration Preparation Engineer for our Client based in Newcastle. The successful candidate will be responsible for providing site provisioning support for site readiness activities, for example, site startup and long term date migration objectives.

Key Responsibilities:
- Contribute to the site readiness for delivery of multiple migrations by provisioning sites in advance of 24x7 migration activities
- Ensure successful migration events occur
- Drive quality and service improvement
- Perform data extraction, migration, manipulation, processing and analysis
- Analysing data for different sources using current toolset
- Identifying and documenting data migration paths and processes
- Developing and performing standard queries
- Profiling, collating and mapping data to use in the new solution
- Experience in the following:
o DOVave
o 0365
o Meridio site provisioning
o Robocopy

Essential Skills:
- An in-depth understanding of the interrelationship of data migration and provisioning
- Minimum 3 years professional experience in data migrations and various toolsets, for example, power shell scripting and robocopy
- Professional experience in organisational design and process management including methodological development of a large migration project
- Ability to perform relationship management analysis with applications

Personal Skills:
- Outstanding interpersonal, communication and negotiating skills across all levels of management
- Drive for results at a personal and team level
- Willing to travel

Due to the business needs of this role the successful candidate must have existing security clearance or be able to attain security clearance. If applicants do not currently have security clearance they must have photographic ID in the form of a passport or driving license, that is in date and reflects the applicants current address. Proof of address would also be required in the form of 2 bills dated within the last 3 months.