Migration Consultant (m/f)

Job type:
12 MM++
Hays AG
flag_no United Kingdom
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Hays ist ein weltweit führender Personaldienstleister, der sich auf die Rekrutierung von Spezialisten konzentriert - sowohl für den Projekteinsatz als auch für Festanstellungen und auf Zeit. In Deutschland, Österreich und der Schweiz vertrauen mehr als 600 internationale Topunternehmen auf unsere qualitätsgesicherten Prozesse, wenn Sie Experten suchen.

We are looking for a "Migration Consultant" responsible for migration of customer server and data from Legacy storage to our clients storage using our clients migration methodology.
Migration Consultant (m/f)

Referenz: 175900/9-en
Beginn: asap
Dauer: 12 MM++
Ort: nationwide
Branche: Institutionen für Finanzierungsleasing

Ihre Aufgaben:
  • Establish and agree the migration process for each assigned group of servers
  • Design, agree and execute a migration plan including scheduling of application/service downtime, roll-back and fall-back planning, post migration User Acceptance Testing in line with clients Migration Methodology
  • Select and agree the most appropriate data migration technique based on customer requirements and overall customer objectives
  • Work with customer technical resources (System admins, DBAs etc) to ensure smooth migration with minimum disruption to customer application or service
  • Work with customer change processes and tools to ensure that migration changes are approved and recorded in line with agreed project standards
  • Overall, ensure that all completion milestones are achieved, obtaining customer signoff and acceptance certification
  • Report progress to both the customer and line management, ensuring a sound, comprehensive status is reported and all issues, risks and exposure are highlighted in a timely and effective manner
  • Manage or participate in any post-project reviews, and report on lessons learned as part of clients process improvement
  • Communicate with the Resourcing Manager to ensure that all projects are recorded and managed, including project definition, deliverables, time, expense and third party costs. Ensure budgeted and planned hours are maintained accurately and project time is recorded in a timely manner
  • Ensure quality standards are met by maintaining a high standard of professionalism at all times and ensuring high customer satisfaction

Ihre Qualifikation
  • At least two years experience within complex migration projects in an IT supplier, end-user or IT consultancy services company
  • Proven ability to lead and co-ordinate multi-skilled teams, including customer, third party, and client
  • Accent on ability to plan, manage risk and assess complex situations
  • Practical 'hands on' experience of IT projects, knowledge of the techniques, sensitivities and issues that arise
  • Knowledge of virtualisation technology
  • Familiarity with virtualisation based migration, host based migration and other common migration techniques
  • Knowledge of EMC, HP or IBM storage products is an advantage
  • Ability to write well structured reports with clear, logical and succinct English together with good use of word processing skills

- Database Administration
- Database Development
- Project Management
- Project Management