A government organisation is looking for an experienced Data Migration Manager. This is a 9-month contract and is based in Burwood.
The role is to lead data migration for a large complex program, ensuring an aligned, cohesive migration effort end-to-end across the multiple project workstreams of the program. As a key senior leadership role, requiring a broad knowledge base, the successful candidate will work closely with the data migration leads, testing resources and project managers to maintain oversight, facilitate integrated planning, communicate key interdependencies and facilitate issue resolution as it relates to data migration.
Work with the data leads, engineers and project managers within the 3 project workstreams - manage the overall, end-to-end data migration plan for:
Financial & Operating Integration Stream - SAP ERP source system data changes
Technical Integration Stream - Focussed on changes to middleware and downstream applications required to consume new financial and employee data from SAP-ERP
Application Access & Identity Stream - changes to identity data to enable unconstrained application access across agency staff members
Ensure all interdependencies and key timings of data migration activities between workstreams are understood and communicated between all affected stakeholders, resolve any issues that may arise as a result
Work closely with the testing team and migration test resources to ensure sound testing of data migration processes is undertaken
Work with stream data resources and business representatives to manage data cleansing tasks, balancing the need for data quality and the need to meet set deadlines
Work with the cutover team to ensure data migration tasks are appropriately incorporated and timed as part of the dress rehearsal and go-live cutover plans
Assure the validity of data migration processes and operation across the program
Lead required workshops for information gathering, planning and execution, bring together key resources to work in an aligned, effective manner
Providing regular status reporting, tracking/completion metrics
Focus on the customer experience; assist the change team in understanding impacts of data migration to be communicated to end-user communities
Oversee build of migration tools and testing to schedule
7+ years' experience as a leader in a similar data migration management role; bringing together resources from multiple projects or workstreams
Previous experience must be in large scale, enterprise environments with complex integration
Previous experience in any of: applications transformations projects, working knowledge of ERP systems/processes or SAP specific data migration. (Note: this role calls on broad data migration knowledge, not a resource who only has exposure within SAP)
Demonstrated ability and technical skills to be "hands-on" when required, to get the job done
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Excellent interpersonal skills
Able to start immediately
If you wish to apply for this position, please submit your resume by clicking the 'Apply Now' button. For further information please contact Freda Kwok at Clicks IT Recruitment on 02 9200 4404.