JOB TITLE: AX Solutions Architect


Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : Staines
Job Reference : 12551SM Job Category : IT
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 08/08/2016
 
Salary & Benefits : £60000 - £70000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



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Job Summary

AX Solutions Architect Paying circa £70k depending on experience Based in Weybridge The Opportunity We are on the lookout for an experienced AX Solutions Architect to work for our end client who work heavily in global inflight catering supply chain solutions. They have been working with airlines around the world for over twenty years now and due to a recent acquisition of a company using Microsoft Dynamics AX2012/AX7 as an ERP, they need to integrate this with the current in house systems.


Job Description

AX Solutions Architect
Paying circa £70k depending on experience
Based in Weybridge

The Opportunity
We are on the lookout for an experienced AX Solutions Architect to work for our end client who work heavily in global inflight catering supply chain solutions. They have been working with airlines around the world for over twenty years now and due to a recent acquisition of a company using Microsoft Dynamics AX2012/AX7 as an ERP, they need to integrate this with the current in house systems.

The Role
Reporting to the Applications Manager (Supply Chain), the AX Solutions Architect is responsible for designing business focused solutions. Understanding all systems involved and the impact proposed solutions will have on those systems. The role will be involved in the complete application lifecycle and will ensure best practice is adopted, providing technical leadership in projects, working closely with the project manager to guide the technical resources to achieve the development and delivery of the technical solution. Ideal candidate will communicate effectively; therefore will be equally comfortable talking with business owners as with programmers and infrastructure resources.

Responsibilities
The AX Solutions Architect will

*Identify and recommending customisations and enhancements
*Provide gap-analyses, functional specifications for AX enhancements and integrations to other business applications
*Provide expert application configuration and design by optimising features, user experience, data integrity, and system performance
*Drive the effective transition of requirements to delivery, ensuring a clear and complete understanding of the requirements thereby ensuring successful delivery
*Preparation of implementation documentation to ensure the effective support of the application
*Collaborate, manage and lead meetings with Functional/Business Leads and Technical Leads/Developers to ensure each phase of an implementation/development is executed with the solutions provided or recommended in a timely manner
*Communicate the AX core solution as and when required
*Engage with project teams to gather best practices and guidance in an effort to integrate and improve user experience
*Proactively extends knowledge of the application

The Candidate
The ideal AX Solutions Architect will have;

*Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or related field
*Experience of Microsoft Dynamics AX2012/AX7, both functionally and technically/architecturally
* Solid experience working within an IT applications role
* Strong and proven experience of implementing AX

The Package
Paying circa £70k depending on experience
Healthcare
Pension

The Agency
Bluefire Consulting Ltd are a recruitment agency working on behalf of our client.

Your application will be reviewed by the consultants of Bluefire Consulting Ltd.

Please be aware that as part of our service, our end clients often ask us to conduct face to face interviews on their behalf for shortlisting candidates, so we may need to arrange to meet you if you have been shortlisted.

We receive a high volume of applications for every role advertised and regularly receive applications from candidates who exceed the job credentials.

We will only contact you within the next 14 days if you have been shortlisted for interview for this particular role and you meet the end client requirements.

Please consider yourself unsuccessful if you have not heard from us within 14days.

Kind Regards,
Stephen


Job Keywords

AX, Microsoft, Dynamics, Solutions, Architect, Applications, Weybridge, design, developer, development, technical, architecture, Logistics, Retail, computer science, implementation, Staines,



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