Dynamics AX Solution Architect

  • Paris, France
  • Full-time

Company Description

Hitachi Solutions is a core IT Company of the Hitachi Group, which employs over 330,000 people worldwide. Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Hitachi Solutions' reach extends to group companies in Japan and abroad, working with a worldwide network of alliance partners. Through systems integration, we strive to provide ideal solutions and products to customers in a diverse set of countries and regions including Asia, North America and Europe. Using a portfolio of management consulting, implementation, and support services, we help our clients compete with the largest global enterprises leveraging powerful, affordable, and easy to use industry solutions built on Microsoft technologies. Our vision is to help you achieve your vision through superior products, prices, and people.

Hitachi Solutions is the largest and most diverse Dynamics AX Partner in the world. We are hiring in multiple roles across France in all areas. A key focus is increasing our ability to assist sales and delivery in project closings. This is an opportunity to join a growing practice which will provide opportunity to grow professionally and personally.

Job Description

The main responsibilities for an AX Solution Architect are to:

  • work directly with clients to understand their business strategy, high level requirements & processes

  • Demonstrate the future state solution enactment of the articulated business strategy in the context of Microsoft Dynamics AX & related applications and technologies

  • Utilise specialist knowledge of business processes and the Microsoft Dynamics product suite (including related applications and technologies) to support the development and expansion of the solution footprint to meet clients’ articulated business strategy

  • Provide solution demonstrations

  • Develop original approaches to improve or replace existing processes and procedures

  • Design bespoke solutions

  • Document the Solution Design

  • Review functional specifications for clients of high complexity and quality, including complex integrations or significant module changes

  • Act as the single point design authority between functional and technical teams so that solutions can be developed

  • Guide Client Programme Directors & Project Managers and keeping them informed

  • Share knowledge with other project team members or other Hitachi Solutions functional consultants

  • Execute assigned responsibilities in a manner consistent with Hitachi Solution Europe Ltd’s Quality Management Policy

 The AX Solution Architect will take accountability for:

  • the overall functional & technical workstream solution design

  • the overall solution integration design.

Qualifications

AX Solution Architects will typically have:

  • Experience minimum 4 years with Dynamics AX

  • A deep functional knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics AX solutions & integrations

  • Experience of developing customised solutions to complex business problems

  • Demonstrable Solution Architect experience

  • Strong working knowledge of Solution and Integration Design

  • Relevant Microsoft certifications

  • Excellent documentation and communication skills

  • A logical approach to problem solving and the structured introduction of change into operational systems

  • Ability to multitask and prioritise

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Good attention to detail

  • English speaking fluent mandatory since we work mostly on international projects and within an English speaking team in the UK

Additional Information

The Hitachi Solutions Europe office is in Paris but our client offices are spread throughout France so candidates must be willing to travel and stay away from home during the working week.