Data Migration Lead - 12 Months FTC Data Migration Lead - 12 Months FTC …

M&G plc.
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 03 May 21
M&G plc.
in London, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 03 May 21
Data Migration Lead - 12 Months FTC
At M&G our vision is: to become the best loved and most successful savings and investment business and we're looking for people who are excited about joining us on our journey. We're digitally transforming and investing heavily in technology and innovation to develop new and improved customer propositions that really raise the bar for our customers. To help us achieve our vision we're looking for exceptional people who live our values and behaviours and who can inspire others; embrace change; deliver results and keep it simple.

We know that an inclusive environment makes us more accessible and ensures we attract, engage, promote and retain exceptional people. We welcome applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender/gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity/nationality, disability, or military service and welcome those who have taken career breaks. We will consider flexible working arrangements or home working arrangements for any of our roles.

What you can expect from us:
We are committed to creating an environment where you can be exceptional at all you do. To help us deliver this, we promise to:
  • Challenge Your Limits by creating a stimulating working environment and providing opportunities for you to be involved in meaningful and challenging work
  • Support Your Aspirations with a commitment to learning and development that helps you achieve and build your experience with people who want you to succeed
  • Value Your Input whereby leaders and managers will involve you in key decisions, listen to your thoughts and recognise the important contribution you make
  • Balance Your Life through a work life partnership that focuses on making this an inclusive, diverse and friendly place to work and offers the flexibility and support that enables everyone to be at their best

How do we support our employees:
All M&G plc employees will be supported in the workplace through our M&G Employee Assistance Programme (EAP). If you need counselling, confidential financial or legal advice. The service is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year and offers access to qualified professionals who can provide specialist information, advice and support on many issues. It offers a broad range of services, including help with family issues, maintaining work/life balance and mental health support.

Working with M&G plc as a Data Migration Track Lead means becoming part of a brand with a global reputation, a remarkable history and exciting plans for the future. If you're inspired to join us, and if you have the necessary qualities, then this could be the opportunity you've been looking for.
In this role you will be a pivotal part of our Finance Ambition Change Programme by supporting the transition and introduction of a new Oracle Financial Accounting Cloud solution.

Knowledge & Experience:

To ensure your success in this role you have experience or skill in:
  • Manage the day to day Data Migration track activities related to Oracle Fusion Implementation for both TS1 /2
  • Identify, incorporate and manage the data migration track detailed plans and deliverables
  • Work with the functional streams to establish the data migration requirements, scope and validation / recon approach,.
  • Work with N&G IT & Delivery partner ( and any other 3rd parties ) to agree the data migration ETL approach
  • Create an inventory of data migration objects, their scope and sequence of load including validations / reconciliation and timing to feed into test cycle preparation activity and cutover planning
  • Support appropriate governance and controls put in place for go-live transition plan including go-live readiness checkpoints and setting up a command centre
  • Collate evidence of data migration, validations and reconciliations to satisfy audit requirements
  • Manage data migration track Risks, Issues and dependencies across teams
  • Support the stabilisation period working closely with stabilisation command centre and BAU to ensure any data migration exceptions are addressed
  • Perform Weekly progress status reporting to programme and Support teams

We expect a candidate to also have:
  • A high level understanding of M&G's strategy, our key products and distribution methods
  • Strong project management skills and experience of dealing with complexity on large scale systems implementations and enhancements
  • Confident in communicating to senior executives (verbal and written) - strong stakeholder management skills
  • Proactive self-starter who takes ownership, and has a strong track record for service transition and delivery
  • Excellent Microsoft Office skills, in particular MS Project and MS Excel experience
  • Data Migration track experience in industry and Oracle Cloud implementations

Other Capabilities:
  • Strong hands-on expertise in transition planning and reporting
  • Excellent analytical and organisational skills, able to process and present information in a structured format to meet demanding timescales, and present in a clear unambiguous way
  • Knowledge of life and pension industry and its products, markets and competitors
  • Knowledge of financial services regulatory and legislative frameworks

We live by four behaviours at M&G and we ask all our employees to:
  • Inspire Others - Support and encourage each other, creating an environment where everyone can contribute and succeed
  • Embrace Change - Be open to change, willing to be challenged and able to adapt quickly and imaginatively to new ideas
  • Deliver Results - Focus on outcomes, set high standards and deliver with energy and determination
  • Keep it Simple - Cut through complexity and bureaucracy, be clear and decisive and never overcomplicate things
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