Associate Data Consultant in Kansas City, MO

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

Appirio   •  

Kansas City, MO 64101

Industry: Technical Services

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Less than 5 years

Posted 51 days ago

About Us

Appirio, a Wipro Company helps customers create next-generation Worker and Customer Experiences using the latest cloud technologies. Our free-thinking consultants deliver unmatched customer value by creating actionable strategies, delivering results quickly, and helping organizations adapt to a new experience-driven era. We do this by harnessing the power of one of the world's largest crowdsourcing communities and thousands of pre-built solution accelerators. Appirio is a trusted partner to some of the world's largest brands, including YP, Cardinal Health, Coca-Cola, eBay, Facebook, Home Depot, Sony PlayStation, Moen, and IBM.

Brief Summary of Role

The Data Migration Consultant will be a customer point of contact for data migration between the project team and customer team. The person in this role uses their knowledge and experience to influence and guide teams and clients through the entire data migration lifecycle - from initial strategy, through mapping, script development, data quality reviews and final load to production. This position requires a self-motivated, customer-focused professional with a passion for data who consistently keeps commitments to customers and fellow employees. This is a hands on role that requires significant technical experience and abilities with Salesforce and related cloud technologies.

Responsibilities:

Work directly with customers, functional consultants and integration consultants to establish data migration plan and approach, lead development and testing of migration scripts and complete the data conversion and load of data into Salesforce

Understand technical data conversion issues, expertly resolve issues and communicate solutions

Serves as a data resource on Appirio projects focused on Salesforce implementations.

Assist customers with their data extract, explaining the conversion process, defining data requirements, and working with them to correct data in their legacy systems / staging database in preparation for the data conversion cycle

Release and Environment Management including sandbox usage planning, data storage capacity estimation, metadata and data migration, environment comparisons and version control

Works directly with clients to contribute on projects, facilitates business process analysis sessions, develops and delivers key components of technology solution

Provides guidance to offshore team members

Education and Required Experience (Requirements):

Requires Master's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Management Information Systems, or a related field plus two years of experience with Salesforce development. Alternatively, employer will accept a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Management Information Systems, or a related field plus 2 years of experience with Salesforce development or equivalent combination of education and experience

1+ years of experience in a hands-on technical leadership position

1+ years of experience consulting for enterprise software applications with a focus on the data conversion process or similar industry experience

1+ years of experience with Salesforce development is preferred

Experience with industry-specific CRM and fundraising platforms (e.g., Banner, Blackbaud CRM, Raiser's Edge, Team Approach, Donor Direct, Luminate, eTapestry, etc.)

Experience with Salesforce data model

Expertise in data extraction, transformation, and data loading techniques and comfort creating Entity Relationship and Data Flow diagrams to communicate complex migration and transformations to clients

Experience with database systems (Oracle, SQL, MySQL, etc.) and query languages (SQL/PLSQL)

One or more current Salesforce certifications (Administrator/Advanced Administrator, Platform Developer 1 or 2, App Builder, Sales/Service Cloud) is preferred

Experience with the complete software project lifecycle, understanding of the importance of data conversion and the time commitment involved

Demonstrated on the job experience with ETL software

Passion for data accuracy and completeness

Can work in fast paced, fast-growth, high-energy environment and deal with multiple high priority activities concurrently

Unit testing experience heavy data conversion experience

For US only,Not eligible for US Sponsorship

Valid Through: 2019-10-18