Country:

United States

Cities:

Dallas, Denver, Houston, Phoenix

Area of expertise:

Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP)

Job Description

Description:  

  • Technical Architects develop and execute delivery and sales strategies, shape the technical solution scope and provide demonstrations of the D365FO technical platform to prospective clients.
  • A broad understanding of clients’ IT environments and technology across industries is required. 
  • TSAs also bring deep understanding of the D365FO technology stack and the peripheral technologies that can be leverage including, but not limited to, Azure, Azure SQL, Power BI, Common Data Service, Power Apps, Azure Logic Apps, Azure Machine Learning, etc.  
  • Proven record of delivering business value by leveraging technology and an ability to communicate strategic technical concepts at an executive level and be a trusted voice at the decision-making table.

 

About the Job:


Delivery

  • Works with the customer and end users to define technical requirements
  • Ensures that the technical requirements tie back to the established customer requirements and performance goals and that the technical direction is consistent with the client's long-term strategy
  • Fully understands the capabilities and limitations of the technical environments of the applications used by the enterprise
  • Makes sure the proposed gap resolutions fit in the overall architecture and business logic of Dynamics Ax and its modules
  • Aligns the RICEW customization requests with each other
  • Performs the technical design for all RICEW components
  • Reviews technical architecture deliverables throughout development to ensure quality and requirements traceability
  • Has overall technical responsibility for the technical aspects of the project environments until system handover
  • Ensures that internal development guidelines are understood and applied by the development team
  • Identifies and communicates any cross-area or cross-release issues that affect other project areas
  • Ensures adherence to all quality management plans and standards by participating in quality management reviews
  • Validates the design with the stakeholders to ensure that the design satisfies the requirements
  • Ensures security practices are used and applied throughout the engagement’s lifecycle



Sales Support 

  • Presenter and representative at industry events           
  • Author *Point of View* documents 
  • Contribute to the development of Avanade intellectual property 
  • Participate in the envisioning phase of client projects leading technical workshops and providing design guidance in areas such as product extension, data conversion, and application integration.


Your background likely includes:

  • Expertise in providing development solutions in a D365O environment
  • Experience with D365O in a Development role
  • Experience of at least two large scale ERP implementations
  • Adept at Business Requirement Analysis with a focus on reducing development effort
  • Pre-sales experience
  • Excellent presentation and demonstration skills
  • Business process mapping, modelling and documentation knowledge;


Your experience likely includes:

  • 5+ years of ERP technical implementation and integration experience working with Enterprise clients
  • 1+ years of experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations (Implementation and Consulting) with Enterprise clients and at least 3+ years of experience with Dynamics AX 2012.
  • Minimum of two full lifecycle ERP implementations leading a technical workstream such as integration, data conversion or extension development
  • Knowledge of Lifecycle Services and Visual Studio Team Services
  • Experience in other technologies such as SQL, PowerBI, SharePoint along with a good knowledge .Net
  • Knowledge of end to end D365FO implementation
  • Experience with D365FO interfacing and integration
  • Knowledge in gathering technical requirements
  • Knowledge of Agile
  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 and Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations in the following technical areas:
    • Data Management Framework (aka DIXF)
    • PowerApps, LogicApps, Common Data Service and other Azure Services
    • Extension approach to customization versus overlayering
    • Role-based security design and customization
    • Extensible Data Security
    • Report development and Power BI
    • Code build and deployment via Visual Studio Team Services and LifeCycle Services
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Good understanding of functional capabilities of D365FO:
    • Financials
    • Project Management and Accounting
    • Procurement & Sourcing
    • Trade & Logistics
    • Manufacturing
  • Bachelor's Degree, preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field.

 


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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.