Data Migration Consultant

at Farsight Africa Group
Published June 5, 2022
Location Nairobi, Kenya
Category Computer & IT  
Job Type Full Time  




Farsight Africa Group is a leading full-service Pan-African communications company that delivers impactful solutions and public finance management services to companies, governments, development organizations and individuals across East Africa.


Farsight Africa Group has established a reputation in the marketplace for working in complex and challenging environments that demand a comprehensive understanding of local cultures, indigenous communication practices and relationships with stakeholders at both the grassroots and national level.




Technical Data Migration Responsibilities:


Execute the data migration process from end to end

Analyze, extract, manipulate and migrate information and data from legacy case management systems, into the application to be developed

Analyze data in legacy formats and validate data sets to ensure data consistency and internal requirements are met

Coordinate with all impacted source-system, and IT teams to ensure integration points are managed and involved

Perform technical validation of extracted and uploaded data to ERP systems

Responsible for the conversion of client data from various sources, including document management systems, records management systems and matter management systems

Develop procedures, scripts and utilities for conversion processes that transforms the data to meet business requirements

Provide Statistical reports of data moved, transformed, cleansed and loaded

Coordinate and develop test flows for QA of the data migration

Communicate with all disciplines to ensure flow of data set before roll out



Bachelor degree in IT, Engineering, Statistics, Mathematics, Actuarial Science, Business, Finance or other related disciplines.

At least 5 years of experience working in a data migration position.

Position largely based in Ghana

Thorough knowledge of databases, HTML or content management

General data/engineering competency to understand engineering terminology and systems/tools, manage and maintain information around products, data, governance, SOPs, (B.S)

Successfully completed three (3) projects involving migration of large data sets from legacy systems to a new application.


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