Data Conversion Lead

Eagle is currently seeking a Data Conversion Lead for a one (1) year contract opportunity, scheduled to begin in October.

Key Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be responsible for:
  • Providing overall guidance and mentorship to the migration team to ensure migration is successful;
  • Overseeing a team of Analysts and Developers responsible for the conversion of data from existing applications into new systems;
  • Providing overall guidance and mentorship to the migration team to ensure migration is successful;
  • Working with the team and vendors to identify the list of tasks and dependencies for all aspects of the migration work and provide to management;
  • Meeting with and Support Business Leaders, Product Managers, Program Auditors, and Risk Management Team;
  • Helping identify and raise migration issues, risks, and resource needs to management;
  • Communicating, coordinating, and collaborating with the vendors and the other program teams to help ensure overall program success;
  • Creating and maintaining the Data Migration and Retention Strategy;
  • Reviewing the following deliverables to ensure the overall migration solution fits together and meets requirements:
    • Detailed migration analysis specifications;
    • Data cleansing strategy and specifications;
    • Data validation strategy and specifications;
    • A high-level migration design;
  • Implementing and overseeing change control procedures for the migration strategy, analysis, development, and testing artifacts to ensure incremental changes are identified and incorporated;
  • Creating the Data Migration Test Strategy;
  • Overseeing the Conversion Team’s support of the QA testing for the migration analysis specifications and overall program QA testing;
  • Creating the Data Migration Implementation Plan;
  • Creating the detailed migration implementation task list and procedures with assistance from the team;
  • Overseeing the production dry-runs and implementations;
  • Developing requirements, feasibility, cost, design, and specification documents for new or production systems;
  • Gathering and analyzing data for the conduct of studies to establish the technical and economic feasibility of proposed computer systems;
  • Analyzing functional requirements to identify information, procedures and decisions flows and recommend alternatives for solutions;
  • Defining and documenting interfaces of manual to automated operations within sub-systems, to external systems and between new and existing systems;
  • Defining input/output sources including a detailed plan for technical design phase;
  • Defining and documenting all systems components, their interfaces and operational environment;
  • Defining data structures and files, sub-systems and modules, programs, batch, online, production monitoring procedures, testing strategy and systems;
  • Documenting systems design, concepts and facilities, present and obtain approval for detailed system design;
  • Translating business requirements into systems design and technical specifications;
  • Working with Developers to model and produce functional prototype and an operational system including all forms, manuals programs, data files and procedures;
  • Implementing systems to support projects, departments, organizations or businesses;
  • Creating, updating, and maintaining procedures and standards;
  • Maintaining up-to-date business knowledge of standards, policies, and processes;
  • Providing expert consultation in production system analysis, performance, scalability security, and maintenance;
  • Analyzing and coordinating data file conversions including completing mapping, interfaces, mock conversion work, enhancements, and actual conversion and verify completeness and accuracy of converted data;
  • Working with importing / restructuring files and data from various sources and in diverse formats.
Skills and Qualifications

The qualified candidate must have:
  • Seven plus (7+) years of relevant experience in this role, preferably with a recognized professional certification.
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Eagle is an equal opportunity employer and will provide accommodations during the recruitment process upon request. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only candidates under consideration will be contacted. Please note that your application does not signify the beginning of employment with Eagle and that employment with Eagle will only commence when placed on an assignment as a temporary employee of Eagle.

JOB#67941
  • Posted On: September 25, 2020
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Job ID: 67941
  • Location: Winnipeg MB