Area of expertise:

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

Job Description

D365 Supply Chain Management Functional Architect

Leading organisations – corporations, non-profits, government departments, look to Avanade to help them make the most of their investment in Microsoft and to push the boundaries of digital innovation. The result? Interesting work that is well supported, always evolving and sure to keep you engaged and interested. Together we go beyond.


Come join us

As a D365 Supply Chain Management Functional Architect at Avanade, you are considered a leader in solutioning and implementing Microsoft D365 Finance and Operations Apps which include Finance, SCM, Commerce and Project Operations. Clients trust you to solve their problems because you understand what they need - and how to do it. You are your client’s advocate and the ultimate authority on how specific systems, applications or process designs can move their business forward. As part of the D365 ERP team, you will connect with the best in the industry, and you will have the opportunity to work on large cutting-edge projects and cross-technology implementations. 

What you’ll do

  • Establish global ERP architecture by integrating solutions across functional lines
  • Support the sales team in shaping deals, with accountability for overall estimates
  • Recommend the right Dynamics apps and modules and industry specific ISV solutions
  • Oversee your project team, establishing and tracking achievements, coordinating actions, seeking expert advice, handling open issues, and contributing to team meetings and reports
  • Define how we measure business and operations success and validate ERP system performance
  • Lead across all phases of Avanade projects (e.g., Plan, Analyse, Design, Build, Test, Cut-over and Hypercare)
  • Liaise effectively between clients – end-users and IT staff, larger Avanade team and business partners to ensure high quality and timely delivery
  • Partner with cross-functional technology and design teams to ensure consistent, positive client interaction and solution delivery

Skills & Experiences

About you

  • You’re a problem solver, knowing the systems, applications and processes that will make a client happy, no matter how complex the Dynamics 365 modules or ISV solutions required
  • You bring expertise and creativity in business process redesigning and coaxing Customers to adopt leading business processes out of Dynamics 365
  • You can come up with the solution blueprint required to meet all of customer requirements.
  • You can guide and lead individuals with various strengths to a common goal of client satisfaction and project success
  • You will have mid-senior level experience in delivering Sitecore solutions and leading/mentoring junior software developers
  • You will have experience in agile concepts, ceremonies and practices
  • You will be passionate about web development and delivering high quality, fast, secure and accessible solutions that put user experience front and center
  • You will be comfortable working in a fast-paced, environment, supporting a team of developers. You will work closely with solution architects, delivery leads and project managers to provide technical guidance and ensure high quality outcomes
  • You will be comfortable in client facing roles through previous consulting experience or through managing internal stakeholders in your past roles
  • You help to define requirements and challenge misconceptions to deliver the right outcomes for clients
  • You weigh up the impact of decisions to factor cost, time, quality and deliverability. You can manage client expectations through calm explanation of decision-making processes and education on business and technical factors.

Technical Characteristics desired for this role

  • You will have a deep understanding of composable platforms and headless technology
  • You understand the business outcomes of migrating to XM Cloud and adopting headless build approaches
  • You will have experience in designing solutions on Azure infrastructure and designing solutions to support continuous delivery through DevOps automation

Certifications desired for this role

  • MB-700 Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations Apps Solution Architect
  • MB-310: Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance
  • MB-320: Microsoft Dynamics 365 Supply Chain Management, Manufacturing
  • PL-200: Microsoft Power Platform Functional Consultant

Enjoy your career 

Some of the best things about working at Avanade 

  • Opportunity to work for Microsoft’s Global Alliance Partner of the Year (14 years in a row), with exceptional development and training (minimum 80 hours per year for training and paid certifications)  
  • Real-time access to technical and skilled resources globally  
  •  Dedicated career advisor to encourage your growth 
  •  Engaged and helpful coworkers genuinely interested in you  


Find out more about some of our benefits here


A great place to work 

As you bring your skills and abilities to Avanade, you’ll get distinctive experiences, limitless learning, and ambitious growth in return. As we continue to build our diverse and inclusive culture, we become even more innovative and creative, helping us better serve our clients and communities. You’ll join a community of smart, supportive collaborators to lift, mentor, and guide you, and to lean on your expertise. You get a company purpose-built for business-critical, leading-edge technology solutions, committed to improving the way humans work, interact, and live. It’s all here, so take a closer look!

Together we do what matters. 

We work hard to provide an inclusive, diverse culture with a deep sense of belonging for all our employees. Visit our Inclusion & Diversity page. 


Create a future for our people that focuses on 

• Expanding your thinking   • Experimenting courageously   • Learning and pivoting 


Inspire greatness in our people by 

• Empowering every voice   • Encouraging boldness   • Celebrating progress  


Accelerate the impact of our people by 

• Amazing the client   • Prioritizing what matters    • Acting as one 


Learn more  

To learn more about the types of projects our Business Applications team works on, check out the following case study: 

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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 59,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 

We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.

We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 

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