Migration ConsultantJob DescriptionThe Migration Consultant focuses on delivering projects in the field of infrastructure technologies including data centre consolidation / relocation, and migration (physical and logical) including server, storage, virtualisation, and database.
Key ResponsibilitiesThe position will require strong client facing skills and a consulting background. The candidate will support all aspects of the data centre migration project.
ResponsibilitiesObtain and maintain working knowledge of our migration / transformation tool and use in the delivery of migration projects (training provided)Take direction from Towers Associates Project Management team and Sr.
Migration Consultant to deliver Client projectsSupport migration discovery, analysis & planning and execution project phases with Clients and internal resourcesWork with Client and Towers Associates Project Management to gather / analyse Client requirements and match to solutionsAnalyse gathered environment data to normalise, map and import to establish dependencies and determine move groups and events.
Create or edit runbooks necessary to facilitate move events.Participate in SME interviews to gather system, application and dependency information.
Attend logistical and technical migration strategy sessions with internal consultants and ClientsWork to deliver assigned tasks per defined project schedulesAttend remote and on-site meetings with Clients.
Data manipulation and analysis using Microsoft ExcelCommunicationParticipate in regular status meetings with Client and project team.
Effective written and oral communication skillsHelp develop Client presentations and project deliverablesEffectively communicates relevant project information to team and superiors.
Support Client deliverable presentations.Knowledge / UnderstandingKnowledge and experience in application, data centre and infrastructure projects data centre migrations and consolidations.
Understanding of and ability to perform server and application dependency analysis.General understanding of data centre IT functions with a focus on application, server, storage, and networkComfort with data manipulation and cleansing using MS Excel and / or DB toolsKnowledge of MS Excel advanced features (V-Lookup, H-Lookup, Pivot Tables, Advanced Formulas, etc.
is desirableContract length : 6 monthsExpected Start Date : 10 / 1 / 2020Job Types : Full-time, ContractSalary : From QAR1,900.00 per dayWork Remotely : Yes