Lead Technical AX Consultant

  • London, UK
  • 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.

Job Description

The main areas of responsibility for a Senior Technical AX Consultant at Hitachi Solutions are:

  • Assisting customers to maximise returns on their Dynamics investment

  • Developing long lasting and high-quality business relationships with clients by instilling trust and confidence

  • Working directly with clients to understand their business processes and determining project deliverables

  • Utilising specialist knowledge of Finance processes and the Microsoft Dynamics product to support the development and expansion of Dynamics AX

  • Providing AX demonstrations

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

  • Designing bespoke AX solutions

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

  • Acting as the translation point between Technical and Functional teams so that solutions can be developed

  • Effectively managing work streams to stay within scope, meet or exceed project schedule and remain within the approved budget

  • Guiding Project Managers and keeping them informed

  • Leading System Acceptance Testing and preparing clients for User Acceptance Testing

  • Delivering end user training

  • Preparing our Managed Services team for the transition to support

  • Sharing knowledge with other project team members or other Hitachi Solutions Technical consultants

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

 

 

 

Qualifications

  • Typically, 6 to 8 years’ experience working in a Technical Consultant role
  • Deep Technical knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics AX

  • Experience of developing customised solutions to complex business problems

  • Demonstrable consultancy experience

  • Strong working knowledge of business processes

  • Relevant Microsoft certification

  • 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

  • Attention to detail

Additional Information

Whilst Hitachi Solutions is respectful of our employees work / life balance candidates should be prepared to undertake travel to client sites throughout the UK and internationally if required.

 

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