Microsoft Dynamics 365 Solution Architect

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  • Experience 6 Years

Job Description

About Our Team

Dynamic Consultants Group is a market leader in white-label Microsoft Dynamics consulting, and a leading company in Microsoft Dynamics 365 implementation, support, and data migrations. We develop solutions to improve business quality and operations for people today and for future generations. Drawing on our in-depth development and product knowledge, we work side-by-side with customers, partners, and Microsoft to make our cutting-edge technologies work for them. Our solutions help differentiate products in markets such as banking, healthcare, manufacturing, automotive, sales, and retail. We have offices in Missouri, California, Texas, and Connecticut as well as the United Kingdom, Serbia, and India. Dynamic Consultants Group has a network of talented developers, architects, and consultants. Quality, innovation, and customer orientation are essential attributes for our client, which is characterized by being a collegial, informal, and result-oriented company culture.

Responsibilities

  • Within the field of practice, define, maintain, and evolve solution specific architectural standards and guidelines, in line with overall standards and guidelines.
  • Ensure that sustainable and value-creating solutions are chosen to fulfill business needs, based on both own and others’ suggestions.
  • Estimate development work as outlined by sales and operations to both demand framing and detailed planning.
  • Create robust, performance-optimized, efficient, scalable, reusable, and value-creating architectures as well as functional and non-functional designs to fulfill solution requirements. Includes all types of solution components, such as configuration, code objects, forms, workflows, reports, and integrations.
  • Ensure that patterns, functional designs, and non-functional designs are appropriately documented.
  • Perform or lead fit/gap analysis between solution requirements and existing functionalities.
  • Transition designs to Developers to ensure a clear and complete understanding of plans.
  • Provide guidance, best practices, and procedures to developers building the solution.
  • Work with other team members to ensure that designs and solutions work together and fulfill requirements.
  • Follow general and application-specific best practices.
  • Research and review new technologies for applicability to solutions within the field of practice.
  • Review existing design patterns for applicability to solutions within the field of practice.
  • Identify and suggest improvement opportunities for assigned applications.
  • Coach and support colleagues in subject matter knowledge and ways of working.
  • Be available for and suggest peer reviews of yours and others’ work.
  • Be available for and suggest evaluation of lessons learned from tasks and activities.
  • Perform and/or advise users in performing configuration and development changes.
  • Create and execute relevant test cases and supporting test scripts to test solutions against requirements.
  • Support and execute system testing, integration testing, acceptance testing, and performance testing.
  • Independently and as a team, resolve incidents, requests, and activities with the objective to provide the best in class end-user support. Support and perform defect and root cause analysis.
  • Travel up to 50%.

Technical Requirements

  • Ability to communicate complex business information to technical audiences and complex technical information to business audiences.
  • Ability to manage client-facing communication, to facilitate customer meetings and capture and distribute action items.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (as well as O365) products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Skype, OneNote, SharePoint, Office Graph, One Drive, Exchange, Yammer.
  • Proficient in Visual Studio, PowerBI/Tableau, O365 & D365 Administration, SQL Server Data Tools, and Team Foundation Server, Azure Development Tools, Logic Apps, PowerApps, and ESB/ETL Technology.
  • Knowledge of Dynamics 365 for Sales & Marketing, Social Engagement, Field Service, Project Service Automation, Customer Service, Voice of the Customer, Portals, and other emerging Microsoft software.
  • Ability to elicit technical and functional requirements to create visual representations of business processes.
  • Ability to plan and execute projects on time and on budget; to create and manage a backlog of tasks and consistently maintain sprint velocity; ability to accurately estimate time-to-completion and budget and manage multiple projects concurrently.
  • Ability to design, configure, and deploy Dynamics CRM solutions based on out-of-the-box features.
  • Ability to manage a team of diverse skill sets and personalities to maintain morale and execute projects efficiently and maintain customer satisfaction.
  • Ability to design, configure, and deploy Dynamics CRM solutions based on complex xRM solutions with multiple customizations, plugins, and integrations.
  • Ability to build workflows, configure custom actions, business process flows, and complex fields.
  • Ability to configure custom command bar buttons, web resources, and other complex solution components.
  • Ability to design Dynamics CRM solutions based on technical and functional requirements.
  • Deep knowledge of Dynamics CRM features and limitations.
  • Deep knowledge of the Dynamics CRM SDK.
  • Certifications in supported Dynamic CRM versions (2013, 2015, 2016, and Dynamics 365).
  • Participation in the Dynamics CRM community (forums, CRMUG, etc.).
  • Involvement in CRM activities such as blog sites, videos, speaking engagements, etc.

Education and Experience:

  • 6+ years of related work experience
  • An equivalent combination of education and work experience
  • 6+ years of experience with Dynamics CRM or Salesforce
  • 4+ years of experience with SDLC, Agile and/or Waterfall

 

Required skills