Oracle Migration Consultant

Location Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type Contract
Reference JO-2007-101049_1596180610
Posted 3 days ago

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced consultant to join a well known Melbourne Utilities company on a contract basis working on a major ERP re-platform project. This project is part of a multi-year initiative aimed at migrating all databases and applications away from SPARC/Solaris.

Proof of concept was carried out last year to assess the technical viability of moving database across and provided few options as migration path. It's now time to start a deep dive and run design workshop to nail down the best migration path and set the direction for this multi-year program of work.

About you:

  • Experience in conducting detailed investigations, analysis and evaluation of Oracle Database, Oracle apps and hosting platform to prepare for the move to new platform and operating system
  • Proven ability to document, interpret and translate analysis results to create 'As-is' and 'To-be' document to clearly define risks, challenges, interdependencies and ROI
  • Proven experience in reviewing technical constraints, analyse process and explore alternative solution
  • Ability to capture detailed description of relevant technical, use case and architecture design
  • Ability to produce relevant documentation and plan for high level design, migration plan, test plan and solution proposal
  • Strong co-ordination skill relating to integration and testing activities
  • Broad knowledge in business analysis with strong technical understanding in the Oracle application stacks

What we're looking for:

  • Excellent stakeholder engagement and communication skills
  • Think out of the box, flexible and 'Can-do' attitudes
  • Ability to extract information and ask the right questions
  • Ability to work with diverse group of stakeholders both from internal and external
  • Highly developed analytical, problem solving and writing skills
  • Capable of facilitating workshop and design forum
  • Experience in complex and large ERP hosting platform migration involving the move of database and applications
  • Working knowledge with Oracle database and Oracle E-Business Suite applications with some level of hands on experience
  • Good understanding of Unix/Linux operating system and virtualisation technology
  • Bachelor's degree in information technology or related field
  • Oracle certification is preferred but not essential

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Maddison Glass on 03 9929 9508, quoting ref no. JO-2007-101049. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at