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Sr. AX Solution Architect of Design and Development


TX, Houston

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Job Description

The successful candidate should have experience executing on the rationalization of multiple systems into a single Dynamics AX instance where Biztalk was leveraged as the messaging BUS, bringing best practices and experience as it relates to data integration to AX and supporting the ongoing AX development needs of a large-scale AX implementation post go-live.


  •  10+ years of Dynamics AX project experience (Microsoft Dynamics Sure Step Methodology), preferably working as a development or design lead for at least one complex, multiple ISV solutions / work streams, deployment
  • 10+ years of functional knowledge in Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3 or later
    • Finance (General Ledger, A/R, A/P, Cash & Bank, Fixed Assets, etc.)
    • Supply Chain (Warehouse, Inventory, Product Information Management, etc.)
    • Sales & Marketing (Order Management and Field services)
    • System Administration and Security
    • Experience with SQL Server, SSRS, SSIS, and SSAS
    • Familiar with Dynamics AX 2012 R2/R3 database schema
  • 10+ years working with and can demonstrate a good understanding of operating systems, personal computers, servers, databases, and applications software
  • 10+ years of Deep experience with implementation of large ERP projects, such as Microsoft’s Dynamics AX and/or competitive ERP solutions such as SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, JD Edwards or BAAN
  • 10+ years of managing cross functional and technical teams
  • Experience with Dynamics AX Trace Parser, third party billing solutions, field services automation applications, .Net framework, UML, XML, SharePoint, BizTalk, X++, C++, C#, VB.NET, Java and Working knowledge of database design and SQL (Query Language)
  • Capable of performing in-depth code reviews and solutions diagnostics activities 
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, MIS, a related field, or equivalent experience
  • Master Degree preferable


  • The MS Dynamics Sr. AX Solution Architect/Developer maps specific requirements to the functions of the Dynamics AX platform
  • Works with executive and senior leaders to create and maintain an operating plan to achieve the strategic vision and operating platform that defines the people, processes, tools, and technology
  • Partners with business and technology partners to elicit, analyze, translate, and document business requirements into technical requirements
  • Analyzes, documents and tests program development, logic, process flows and specifications
  • Partners with business partners to design and monitor user acceptance testing
  • Documents user manuals to describe application installation and operating procedures
  • Coordinates the project resources to ensure that projects are delivered on time and within budget
  • Responsible for adhering to delivery methodology and project lifecycles
  • Expert knowledge in waterfall, iterative, and agile project planning and management
  • Responsible for managing onshore and offshore tactical and project teams made up of both technical and functional resources
  • Maintains Business Process Models and Catalogs
  • Identifies solution gaps and develops solution options
  • Establishes an overview of the requirements defined by internal stakeholders including definition of business, technical, and architectural requirements
  • Recognizes any inconsistencies, assumptions, and critical elements
  • Designs the end-to-end functional architecture and solution design
  • Documents, proposes and discusses the architecture and solution options, recommendations and implications
  • Facilitates and accelerates the decision process considering the company’s business strategy, drivers and requirements, pain points and challenges with the industry trends
  • Plays a key role in leveraging partners and Microsoft Global Delivery as part of the overall Microsoft services delivery model
  • Must apply advanced analysis skills and experience in principals of the Dynamics ERP Solution to provide detailed reliable solutions and estimates for service implementations
  • Provides oversight at various points throughout the program lifecycle including experience in multi-phase/multi-dimensional/multi-resource programs
  • Possesses strong written and verbal communication and attention to details
  • Possesses strong organizational, prioritization, planning and follow up skills
  • Apply and develop in and around the AX solution as well as govern over and end to end solution design
  • Effectively manage resource pool and costs associated with them and their efforts on a $100m AX implementation project
  • Proficient with architectural frameworks (TOGAF, Zachman, etc.)