Technical Architect




Strategy & Architecture




South West England

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Amazing new 12 month contracted role for a proven Technical Architect required to produce a solutions architecture design for enterprise level Microsoft Dynamics CRM implementation to obtain the best value from the Microsoft Dynamics Platform.

Ensure development teams:

  • abide by the GDS Technology codes of Practice.
  • leverage reusable assets and create future proof, maintainable solutions.
  • identify, package and document code adopting an open source and standards approach.
  • directly influence the development of common schemas, and ensure a reusable component repository, integration methods for both internal and external data sources and third-party applications.
  • direct platform upgrade management risks and mitigations.
  • Ensure a quality CRM solution is delivered and maintainable.

Suitable candidates must have BPSS (Baseline Personnel Security Standard).

Essential Skills and Experience

  • Designing a Dynamics CRM platform enterprise scaled solution design that supported compliance with the GDS Technology codes of Practice
  • Directing platform upgrade management risks and mitigations
  • Listening to the needs of the technical and business stakeholders and interpreting between them through proactive and reactive communication.
  • Understanding and resolving technical solution disputes across varying levels of complexity and risk.
  • Working with business and technology stakeholders to translate business problems into technical solution designs.
  • Creating an optimal design through an iterative process, aligning the user need with the system requirements and organisational objectives
  • Looking beyond the immediate technical problem and identification of the wider implications.
  • Knowing relevant historical context and future impact, understanding how current work fits in broader contexts and strategies, and looking for deeper underlying problems and opportunities.
  • Experienced with the following tools: Visual Studio; Azure DevOps; Visio, Archimate, Sparx or other modelling tool; Advanced Word, Excel, PowerPoint; or comparable tools.
  • Experienced with the following tools: Dynamics 365 tools - Configuration Migration tool, Package Deployer, Plug-in Registration tool, Solution Packager tool; or comparable tools
  • Expect awareness/familiarity with surrounding technologies such as: PowerBI; PowerApps; Microsoft Flow; Azure Logic Apps; Azure Service Bus; Azure Functions; Azure AD & Azure AD B2C; or comparable tools.
  • Expect awareness/familiarity with surrounding technologies such as: SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS); SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) and Kingswaysoft SSIS Integration Toolkit; SharePoint; or comparable tools.

Interviews will be taking place this week, so please apply immediately to be considered for this role or call Bangura Solutions on 0203 854 1400 to discuss further.