Service Transition Manager

Service Transition Manager

Job Title: Service Transition Manager
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Manchester, Greater Manchester
Salary: £450 - £500 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: STM_1558338552
Contact Name: Millie Scriven
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 20, 2019 08:49

Job Description

Contract opportunity: Service Transition Manager - Manchester - 1 year - £450-500 per day - Valid SC Clearance - candidates with more combined SQL DBA with oracle skills

The IT System Transition Lead will be expected to manage multiple moves of backend IT systems to a temporary or new host location. The project stands within a wider Datacentre programme with a designated Technical Project Manager to report to.

This is a data migration project

Lift and shift of virtual infrastructure



Transition of service between building

Looking at the service migrations, removal companies, what services they need to use

More physical infrastructure

1) Experience of undertaking multiple transition migrations simultaneously
2) Flexibility around location and working hours- may need to work across weekend at some stages or at different data centres
3) Experience within complex IT migration environment, up links and down links, policing radio systems etc

Policing background is key to have

Prince2 Qualification would be highly beneficial

Valid SC Clearance

Key Responsibility Areas:
* System change, transition and migration
* Infrastructure relocation
* Recording the current mode of operation of systems
* Creating system migration proposals with internal SME assistance and Software Supplier input
* Supplier relationship management
* Create System and UAT plans
* Leasing with system owners and users to agree system downtimes and testing
* Submit migration proposals to CAB and liaise with change function for service transitions
* Networks, telephony, call managing, call recording and radio system migration experience
* Update system catalogue information with details of new configuration
* Risk and Issue management, recording dependencies and system links
* Oversee testing process and validation
* Scheduling of engineering resources
* Create proposals and provide progress updates
* Knowledge of Policing systems

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