Migration Lead Consultant

Information about the offer
  • Type of employment: b/d
  • Offer ID: SK1806MRB
  • Category: System Integrator
  • Place: Bratislava, Slovakia
Requirements
  • Minimal level of education:: b/d
  • Minimal experience: Between 2 and 5 years

VACANCY DESCRIPTION





































Migration Lead is responsible for all technical deliverables related to solutioning,
designing/planning, and executing a client’s IT migrations from point A to
Point B (includes migration across/within datacenters, server states, user
bases, operating systems, HW/SW versions, platforms, workplaces, delivery
teams, etc.).  Provides overall design/engineering
direction and support for migration across all towers to ensure the program
meets the contractual obligations and operational standards, as well as the
client’s business imperatives.





DUTIES























- Manages the migration design/planning and oversees execution,
ensuring that all data required to plan/execute the migration is
collected, validated, and updated in the SSoT (Single-Source-of-Truth)
data repository to ensure all data is 3C-data (correct, current, complete)
for all Source workloads (apps/servers) at all times; all move-groups,
workload placement, migration methods, and migration tools are selected
correctly; and all technical resources are engaged and tasked for
execution- Ensures WAME (Workload Assessment & Migration Engine)
capabilities and best-practices are used to optimize the migration of
workload- Identifies changes/additions to Source environment, and triggers
scope-change-control when/where necessary- Ensures prerequisites are in-place, test-plans are in-place
(technical & UAT), technical resources are available, and technical
escalation paths are in-place for successful migration waves- Triggers and manages technical escalations to ensure the right
technical resources are brought-to-bear to resolve issues during the
window- Ensures workload migration occurs on-scope, on-schedule,
on-budget, on-quality and manages client/account communications as related
to the migration

REQUIREMENTS















- Detailed design/planning of migration scope, approach,
dependencies, risks, wave schedule, resources, and finances- Wave schedules to includeo  
Validation of wave content, source/target mapping,
server groupings/dependencies, clustering, etc.o  
All prerequisites (upgrades prior to migrations,
driver loads/updates, etc.)o  
All components (servers, storage (local and
leveraged), applications, users, etc.)o  
All participants (HP, client, 3rd party, etc.)o  
Pre- and post- migration testing validation- All types of migrations in-scope

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P2P,
P2V, P2C, V2V, V2C, SameBox/Lift-n-Shift, etc.

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HW
and/or SW upgrades

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Within
datacenter, across datacenters

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Replication
via network, swing-gear, etc.

o  
Etc.

- Validation of all dependencies

o  
Hardware
build-out/configuration

o  
Business/application
outage windows

o  
Resource
allocations/commitments

o  
Etc.

- Generation of detailed playbook/checklist

o  
Key
milestones

o  
Milestone
owners

o  
Link
of key milestones to owners’ detailed playbooks/checklists

o  
Expected
start/end date/time for each milestone

o  
Dependencies
and durations

o  
Critical-path
with cushion time to address unforeseen issues and back-out

o  
Step-by-step
detailed technical instructions

o  
Go/no-go
criteria

o  
Critical-path
flagging, with rollback/back-out procedures

o  
Severability
of wave components (i.e. components that can be backed-out, allowing remainder
of wave to complete successfully)

o  
Change
requests

o  
Steady-state
turnover criteria

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Turnover
to steady-state

o  
Release
of resources

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Post-migration
validation/audit (monitoring, BUR, etc.)

Projecting demand of all key resources

o  
All
key milestone owners (HP, client, 3rd party, etc.) for all roles (Engineers,
SAs, testers, etc.)

o  
Contact
info for all participants

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Backups
for all participants (turnover for windows > 8 hours, or successive)
o  
Escalation
path for all participants

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Hardware

o  
Software

o  
Tools

o  
Outage/change
windows

o  
Walk-through
playbook/checklist with all key milestone owners prior to execution





WHAT WE OFFER

b/d