Microsoft Dynamics 365 / AX Solution Architect

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    negotiable / monthly
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    6 days ago
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    IT & Software

About BDO BDO. Because relationships matter.There are many world-class accounting firms. Far fewer that offer a culture so rich in professional opportunity, personal fulfillment, and long-term growth. At BDO, we understand that exceptional service to our clients begins – and ends – with exceptional regard for our people. Because at its core, our business is not about numbers or spreadsheets, dollars or cents, but about people working with, for, and in service of others. In short, because relationships matter.BDO Canada LLP’s Advisory Services Solutions group is a full service Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software reseller and ERP business services provider. BDO specializes in Manufacturing & Distribution, Energy & Natural Resources, Retail, Financial Services, and Not for Profit industry solutions providing clients with the pivotal support they require in reaching industry best-in-class performance levels. BDO specializes in providing Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations / AX value-added business solutions that are aligned with companies’ goals and expectations.OverviewWe are currently seeking an experienced Microsoft Dynamics 365 for Finance and Operations / AX Solution Architect to join our GTA IT Solutions practice. At the opportunity stage the Solution Architect works with prospects to understand business requirements, advises BDO’s leadership and business development teams on the best solution, and prepares and delivers presentations and demonstrations of the proposed solution. At the delivery stage the Solution Architect works with implementation teams to ensure that the overall solution architecture is sound and the proposed design will meet the requirements and expectations set during the selection process. Finally, the Solution Architect will help to set the technical direction for the practice and help to mentor the more senior consultantsResponsibilitiesAs a technical leader, own the architecture of enterprise-level business solutions and lead other team members in the area of design, implementation, and quality assurance.Drive project initiatives by collaborating with the rest of the delivery team to ensure that solution development milestones and deadlines are met.Support of presales activities with sales teamsTechnical documentation and knowledge transfer internally and externallySupport client testing and QA activitiesConduct design and peer reviews including individual & team unit testingProactively works with Project Manager to manage scope deviations and technical issuesWork with the project team to review problems, define and test solutionsExercise leadership through superior technical and domain knowledgeParticipation in the preparation of technical design documentation and create implementation instructions to support application deploymentsEvaluate and introduce new tools and techniques to the development teamStay up to date on both current and future development technologiesQualificationsMinimum 7 years D365FO / AX Functional Consulting/Solution Architecting experienceBroad knowledge of D365FO / AX functional capabilities across multiple modulesMinimum of 6 full project lifecycles, from initial sales engagement through to go live, at 3 of which with a budget of over $1MExperience working in one or more target industries – Manufacturing & Distribution, Energy & Natural Resources, Retail, Financial Services and/or Not for Profit organizationsPost-secondary education in a relevant business discipline (B.Com., CPA, etc.) preferredTask Management and Project Coordination SkillsCoaching and/or mentoring experienceExceptional presentation skills for internal/external purposesAbility to thrive in a virtual, collaborative organization and atmosphereEffective time management skills and communication skillsAbility to listen and effectively communicate orally and in writing with clients and colleagues at different levels of the organizationAbility to multi-task effectively while delivering quality work with attention to detailExcellent time management skills with the ability to manage multiple projects involving a variety of resources with defined deadlines/schedules Able to adapt quickly to changing client requirementsEnjoy working in a self-teaching, learning organizationAbility to build strong relationships with clients and team membersWhy Work for BDO?BDO is the 5th largest accounting and advisory firm in the worldAt BDO, we consider our people to be our most valuable asset; we offer the opportunity to grow and develop in an innovative and collaborative environmentWe offer an unmatched degree of flexibility to help you professionally and personally succeedWe provide competitive salaries, a flexible benefits package and a matching RRSP optionOpportunity to work with like-minded individuals to support career developmentBDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives, FCC’s “Drive Away Hunger”, Children’s Miracle Network and United Way#LI-ES1