Data Migration / Cutover Manager (ID:11181)

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migration manager sap assessment collaboration support functional english
Англійська: eng: Intermediate

Infopulse welcomes talented professionals to join our project as a Data Migration Manager/Cutover Manager.

Our customer, with its head office in the EU, is an international company that has been specializing in logistics for more than 20 years. Our customer manages thousands of trucks around the EU, provides transportation, logistics, and basic warehouse services.

The cutover manager will be collaborating closely with project managers to develop and execute the pre-cutover, cutover, and post-cutover A implementation of SAP and all inter-related activities. The cutover manager will develop the strategy, approach, checklists, and project plans to drive to a successful deployment of the new SAP S/4HANA application. The cutover manager will be the leader of the cutover execution.

Areas of Responsibility

  • Involvement in defining the process, responsibility for data migration across all functional work streams, and identification of data to be transitioned from legacy systems to S/4HANA
  • Development of core data migration deliverables and technical assets and support of the testing throughout the data migration test cycles
  • Segregation of master, reference, and transactional data
  • Assessment of data quality
  • Management of risks associated with data migration
  • Collaboration with existing legacy system support teams to define a data migration strategy
  • Ownership of data extraction, transformation, and migration activities
  • Management of data validation processes for migrated data
  • Support of the programme plan for each iteration of data migration
  • Collaboration with the functional/technical team to understand what data needs to be redacted
  • Should be able to identify resource requirements, assign tasks and activities that lead to programme completion


  • Experience in running data migration in major projects
  • Full life cycle experience of the data migration process, from strategy and planning through to execution and go-live
  • Ability to define and execute multiple detailed activity plans simultaneously, maintaining an ability to articulate progress and status clearly to key stakeholders
  • Natural ability to coordinate and facilitate diverse teams of different skill sets, backgrounds, cultures, and languages
  • Good understanding of key SAP functional process streams as well as project management skills
  • Ability to conduct and facilitate workshops with business representatives, management, and executive, team member resources, and external 3rd party groups
  • Problem-solving skills that use techniques to identify the root cause of the issue and the ability to communicate (verbally) this position clearly
  • Attention to detail in written communications
  • Advanced communication skills with a demonstrated ability to provide advice, consult, and negotiate with senior management and to manage key relationships between stakeholders involved in an upgrade/implementation environment
  • Good performance under pressure
  • Cutover management, especially of implementing SAP projects
  • Functional knowledge of specific SAP modules is an advantage
  • Understanding of the release management concept
  • Demonstrated skills in customer-facing activities covering requirements gathering, data preparation, cutover support, and documentation preparation
  • Relevant cutover management and data management experience
  • Upper-Intermediate level of English