Data Migration Specialist

Posted 01 February 2024
Job type Permanent
DisciplineIT General

Job description

We are partnering with one of our long term clients in the private sector to find them a Dynamics 365 Data Migration Specialist/SME. This is a permanent opportunity, based in their north side Brisbane office, with parking available on site.

Data Migration Specialist

  • The data migration specailist role will be responsible for performing data analysis and successful migration of data from varying sources into Dynamics 365.
  • The role will work closely with the current Data Team and be responsible for Acquisition data migration requirements from end to end.
  • Ideal Candidate will possess a strong understanding of data management principles, excellent analytical abilities with a focussed mindset, and a proven track record in successful data migration projects.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support internal and external stakeholders, planning and managing data migration processes.
  • Support migration and testing of static and transactional data.
  • Understand source data and define detailed transformation scripts and rules.
  • Execute data migration for trial / mock migration.
  • Provide Source data extraction for data cleanup initiatives prior to committing data to destination.
  • Perform data migration audit, reconciliation, and exception reporting.
  • Support with the overall delivery of data migration plans.
  • Collaborate with SME's and Stakeholders to identify, define, collate, document, and communicate the data migration requirements.
  • Support a continuous data cleansing methodology.

Skills / Experience

  • Strong attention to detail and the ability to work with large datasets accurately.
  • Extensive experience in Dynamics 365 data landscape.
  • Familiarity with ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) processes and data migration tools.
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment in matters relating to the migration deliverables, prioritisation of issues and escalations.
  • Demonstrated analytic ability to ensure data accuracy throughout the end-to-end migration process.
  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate with a varying range of stakeholders to ensure thorough understanding of source data and source processes to ensure data accuracy.
  • Well-developed written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to gain cooperation from others and influencing decisions and negotiating results.
  • Must be self-motivated and highly results oriented.
  • Extensive experience with data mapping tools
  • Extensive experience with MS Excel
  • Extensive experience with SQL and working with complex datasets.
  • Demonstrated Experience with API query building.
  • Exposure to financial systems and processes.
  • Strong time management skills.

Qualifications / Education

  • Degree qualification in Computer Science / Information Technology or equivalent.

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Emma Metzger on +617 3339 5618 or email [email protected] and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.