Dynamics 365 F&O Senior Technical Architect

KPMG International Cooperative

Dynamics 365 F&O Senior Technical Architect


KPMG International Cooperative, Blythswood New Town, Glasgow City

  • Full time
  • Permanent
  • Onsite working

Posted 1 week ago, 4 Jul | Get your application in now before you miss out!

Closing date: Closing date not specified

job Ref: f3847b70d4ee4a9e97309292ab5f606f

Full Job Description

You will work closely with both the functional team and the clients of KPMG Microsoft Business Solution. Your day-to-day function will require you to work closely with Consultants in designing solutions tailored to the customers' requirements, which are often large-scale enterprise D365FOprojects.

This will require you to take a hands-on approach in designing and leading the technical implementation of Dynamics products, working with both on-shore and offshore development teams.

You will need to demonstrate an effective balance between management skills and a broad range of technical skills.

The D365FO Senior Technical Architect is a key role to KPMG Microsoft Business Solution. It is adynamic and exciting opportunity to join a rapidly developing business area within an established and market-leading global firm that is KPMG Microsoft Business Solution.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • The D365FO Senior Technical Architect will lead the technical delivery of D365FO;

  • Be a champion for technical solutions on the Microsoft platform with a strong understanding of Dynamics D365FO development practices, and a good knowledge of other development techniques

  • Provide capability to develop sector specific templates to enhance the out of the box D365FO functionality, giving KPMG Microsoft Business Solutions unique selling point and also a resalable asset

  • Deliver high quality development services to clients

  • Work closely with the architecture team to design and develop our most complex customer needs, providing development only where these requirements cannot be met through configuration : creating high quality and sustainable client solutions and project documentation

  • Deliver training needs within the team and coach junior staff members;

  • Deliver all consultancy according to the KPMG Microsoft Business Solution Project Methodology, ensuring that all software applications are implemented successfully according to the project plan

  • Meet and exceed customer expectations of business knowledge, skills and behaviour

  • Identify business / project risk and mitigate or communicate as necessary

  • Communicate progress updates to relevant parties both formally and informally

  • Participate in pre-sales activities as requested

  • Support practice development activates such as defining and configuring industry specific templates

  • Carry out additional duties as may occur from time to time as instructed and agreed by the Directors

  • In all activities, ensure timely completion of internal processes and mandatory training

  • Always represent KPMG Microsoft Business Solution in a professional and positive manner

    Excellent written and verbal communication skills;

  • Excellent presentation and consultancy skills;

  • A proven track record of hands-on experience with D365 F&O, including appropriate certification(s)

  • Experience of using PowerApps, LogicsApps, CommonData Service and other Azure Services.

  • Knowledge of Lifecycle Services and DevOps / 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 and other Sure Step methodologies

  • Good understanding of functional capabilities of D365FO in one or more of the following Financials Human Resources Project Management and Accounting Procurement & Sourcing Trade & Logistics Production and Manufacturing Retail and Commerce

  • Experience in responding to RFPs and RFQs would be beneficial.

  • Knowledge of best practices for working with offshore teams;

  • Graduate from a top University;

  • A relevant degree within a computational discipline

  • Experience and Background
  • Expertise in providing development solutions in aD365O environment

  • Extensive experience as an ERP consultant

  • Experience with D365O in a Development Consulting 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

  • Experience of mentoring junior and offshore staff