Data Migration Specialist for Local Authority Housing Service (DE)

Closing date for applications: 06/07/2020
Specialist role
Data engineer
Summary of the work
Redbridge are seeking a Data Migration & Interfaces Manager to oversee the data cleansing, migration and interfacing activities of the project. The core legacy housing system Northgate (OHMS) is to be replaced as well as six other legacy systems including Asset Management (Codeman) and Needs (Hope).
Latest start date
Expected contract length
12 months
No specific location, eg they can work remotely
Organisation the work is for
Redbridge Council
Maximum day rate
Please specify required day rate
Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with
You will report into the project manager and be an integral part of a small project team. You will mentor junior data analysts.
What the specialist will work on
Develop a Data Migration Strategy and document, which covers business/data quality requirements, sources of data from the legacy systems. Manage the data cleansing and migration work-stream. Oversee the implementation of interfaces. Lead the data work-stream in developing various mappings and process flows using SQL and other business intelligence tools to migrate data from the Legacy systems. Develop Test plans, scripts and execution test cases for Systems End to End testing and UAT.
Address where the work will take place
The Office is in Ilford, London but all staff are currently working remotely, Going forward your time will likely be split between working in Ilford and working remotely.
Working arrangements
Working hours are generally office hours (mon - fri 9 - 5). Although the specialist is expected to work outside of these hours at critical times of the project e.g. cutover to go live, testing.
Security clearance
Additional terms and conditions
How many specialists to evaluate
Cultural fit criteria
-Highly developed oral and written communication skills, with an ability to explain complex information clearly to a range of audiences -Effective working practices within the team and with a range of service providers -Provides professional expertise at a range of meetings
Assessment methods
Evaluation weighting
Technical competence 55% Cultural fit 5% Price 40%
Essential skills and experience
  • Housing
  • Data Cleansing
  • Data Migration
  • Interfaces
  • Full data lifecycle of project
  • Excel for data cleansing and migration
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • Experience of data migration from Northgate OHMS
  • Experience of Housing, Local Council, Repairs, Asset Management interfaces
  • Experience of Oracle and SQL Server
  • Experience of managing Junior Staff
  • Full understanding of data protection practice and GDPR
  • Database administration experience and understanding of data management

Closing date for applications: 06/07/2020

Data Migration Specialist for Local Authority Housing Service (DE)

Closing date for applications: 06/07/2020

Specialist role:

Data engineer


No specific location, eg they can work remotely


Redbridge Council

Maximum day rate:

Please specify required day rate

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