Senior Solutions Architect (Microsoft Dynamics CRM)

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    Bristol, England

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  • Salary:

    £700 - £850 per day

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    Ellie Bass

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Our Client are looking for a Senior Solutions Architect to deliver an enterprise CRM platform built on MS Dynamics 365 upon which the agency can build out ECRM services. We require experience of delivering enterprise CRM solution architecture services through design, development, implementation and service support into a software as a service environment.


  • Directing technical delivery teams in development of a quality MS Dynamics CRM platform.
  • Use of industry-standard tools and technologies to design and document solutions designs.
  • Designing Dynamics CRM platform enterprise scaled solution design that supports compliance with GDS Technology codes of Practice
  • Ensuring development teams leverage reusable assets and create future-proof, maintainable solutions.
  • Ensuring developers identify, package and document code with an open source standard approach.
  • Directly influencing development of common schemas and ensure a reusable component repository.
  • Ensuring integration methods for both internal and external data sources and third-party applications.
  • Directing platform upgrade management risks and mitigations
  • Bridging the gap between technical and non-technical people.
  • Listening to needs of technical and business stakeholders and interpreting between them through proactive and reactive communication.
  • Making and guiding demonstrable effective decisions.
  • 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 optimal designs through iterative processes, aligning user need with system requirements and organisational objectives
  • Looking beyond immediate technical problems and identifying 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.
  • Experience with: Visual Studio; Azure DevOps; Visio, Archimate, Sparx or other modelling tool; Advanced Word, Excel, PowerPoint; or comparable tools.
  • Experience with: Dynamics 365 tools - Configuration Migration tool, Package Deployer, Plug-in Registration tool, Solution Packager tool; or comparable tools.
  • Awareness of: PowerBI; PowerApps; Microsoft Flow; Azure Logic Apps; Azure Service Bus; Azure Functions; Azure AD & Azure AD B2C; or comparable tools.
  • Awareness of: SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS); SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS) and Kingswaysoft SSIS Integration Toolkit; SharePoint; or comparable tools.

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