Microsoft D365 ERP Functional Solutions Architect Senior Manager



Microsoft D365 ERP Functional Solutions Architect Senior Manager New York, NY

Title: Microsoft D365 ERP Functional Solution Architect Senior Manager

Job Type: Permanent, Full-Time/ Contract

Primary Location: Major cities in United States

Role & Responsibilities:

  • Develop new skills outside of comfort zone.
  • Act to resolve issues which prevent the team working effectively.
  • Coach others, recognize their strengths, and encourage them to take ownership of their personal development.
  • Analyze complex ideas or proposals and build a range of meaningful recommendations.
  • Use multiple sources of information including broader stakeholder views to develop solutions and recommendations.
  • Address sub-standard work or work that does not meet firm’s/client’s expectations.
  • Use data and insights to inform conclusions and support decision-making.
  • Develop a point of view on key global trends, and how they impact clients.
  • Manage a variety of viewpoints to build consensus and create positive outcomes for all parties.
  • Simplify complex messages, highlighting and summarizing key points.
  • Uphold the firm’s code of ethics and business conduct.

Essential Skills and Requirements:

  • Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor Degree
  • Minimum Years of Experience: 8-10 year(s)
  • Certification(s) Required:
    • Microsoft Dynamics 365 CRM or ERP
  • Demonstrates extensive ability to collaborate with Microsoft Dynamics 365 CE (CRM) or F&O (ERP) Technical Architects, clients, engineering teams including developers, testers and PMO to deliver a quality product and implementation.
  • Certification(s) Preferred:
    • ERP: D365 F&O Trade and Logistics and at least one other D365 F&O module (Microsoft LCS or Microsoft Sure Step Certification)
    • CRM: D365 Sales, Marketing, Dynamics CRM (D365/2013/2011)
  • Preferred Knowledge/Skills:
  • Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success as a Functional Solutions Architect leading efforts in consulting, designing, and implementing D365 applications-based solutions including:
  • Managing the entire project lifecycle and resources to meet client success;
  • Serving as the global point of contact on application design, optimizing features, availability, scalability, user experience, visualization and data integrity;
  • Creating the functional specs, functional design documents; Business Requirements Document/Functional Requirement Document], Functional Design Documents, user stories, implementation solution maps; and other deliverables;
  • Estimating and triaging high level requirements, future state processes and solution designs;
  • Developing functional specifications including use cases, business scenarios and functional requirements;
  • Participating in testing, quality management reviews and training including designs, prototypes and other work-products;
  • Conducting Joint Application Design workshop for acceptable solution design
  • Architecting solutions and work with technical team on configuration, design and testing efforts, driving the transition of requirements to the designers and developers;
  • Leading the team through the life cycle of a D365 implementation providing key inputs during design, migrating data from external systems; conducting and supporting solution testing; building test cases; assisting with functional, system and user acceptance testing and conducting and supporting user and administrator training;
  • Utilizing Microsoft BI suite, MS SQL Server and SSRS reporting services to manage the reporting lifecycle (Report Design, Creation, Publishing, Subscription, Alerts); and,
  • Providing Post Go Live Support.
  • Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success as a CRM CE Functional Solutions Architect including:
  • Architecting solutions that leverage Dynamics CRM (D365, 2013, 2011 or 4.0 systems/core, external components and architecture);
  • Having experience with D365 Marketing app;
  • Having experience with Field service and Resource scheduling; and,
  • Working experience with ClickDimensions integration with D365 CRM, and CRM Portals/ ADX Portals.
  • Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success as an ERP F&O Functional Solutions Architect including experience with the following:
  • Dynamics 365 Finance & Operations;
  • Other Dynamics 365 ERP Modules;
  • ISVs such as Dynaway EAM, AxTension, and Sana eCommerce;
  • APICS CPIM or CSCP; and,
  • Microsoft Azure DevOps.
  • Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success with one or more D365 application modules to:
  • Design, build, test and deploy the functional components; and,
  • Address client needs: building, maintaining client relationships; communicating value propositions; managing resource requirements, project workflow and budgets; preparing complex written and verbal materials; delivering clear requests for information; demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks; and communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor.
  • Demonstrates extensive abilities and/or a proven record of success as a team leader, supervising teams to create an atmosphere of trust, seeking diverse views to encourage improvement and innovation, answering questions and providing direction to less-experienced staff, and coaching staff including providing timely meaningful written and verbal feedback.



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