Solutions Architect – D365/Azure/Cloud – Remote Working

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Solutions Architect – D365/Azure/Cloud – Remote Working

Solutions Architect required for Crimson; a leading Microsoft Gold Partner based in Birmingham. At Crimson we are a passionate, hard-working, likeable team, and we take enormous pride in the work we do for our clients. This fantastic culture has allowed us to be named as one of the top 75 Best Companies to work for in the Midlands!

As an organisation, Crimson Solutions’ focus is to unite people, processes, and technology to solve the client’s toughest business problems. Crimson has three main verticals, and they work within the Housing, Higher Education and Council sectors providing Dynamics 365, Azure and Data solutions for their clients.

Being a Microsoft Gold Partner allows Crimson to use the newest technologies and it’s a great organisation to join if you are looking to strengthen your skills in new and emerging technologies. To ensure your growth within the organisation we provide you with the time and budget to invest in your development, including Microsoft exams!

As a Solutions Architect you are responsible for creating solution designs and ensuring the delivery software solutions that adhere to those designs. You will be working with a variety of Microsoft cloud platforms; Dynamics 365, Azure, Modern Workplace (Teams/Sharepoint), as well as Bespoke/Integration. You will utilise your knowledge and experience of these technologies and capabilities to meet the business, service level and software architecture needs of the client in the most cost-effective and secure manner.

The role will be mainly remote, with the expectation to attend client site and the office when required.

Key Responsibilities of the Role:

  • Strong Solutions Architect background, ideally working in one of our key sectors or at another Microsoft Partner.
  • Carry out the role of Solution Architect for complex IT projects
  • Act as Design Authority for complex IT projects.
  • Create solutions utilising D365, Power Platform, Azure Storage and Data Services, Azure Application Services.
  • Maintain the Architecture Repositories supporting best practice, frameworks and building blocks across a multi team environment.
  • Strong understanding of technology trends.
  • Manage Decision Requests processes.
  • Mentor and guided staff on the use of Architecture Best Practice.
  • Strong technical leadership and governance experience.

Key Skills of the Role:

  • Demonstrable experience of implementing integrated D365 leveraging Sales, Customer Service, Field Service, PSA, Marketing, Omni-Channel, Portals.
  • Strong working experience and understanding of edge technologies commonly implemented alongside D365 such as:
    • Power Platform
    • PowerBI
    • ClickDimentions
    • Document Core Pack
    • Dynamics Portals
  • Demonstrable experience of implementing integrated web applications and services utilising technologies such as ASP.NET/MVC/.Net Core.
  • Knowledge of frameworks and platforms such as Entity Framework, Microsoft Well Architected Framework
  • Strong DevOps experience with hands on build and release pipeline at least 2 years.
  • Demonstrable experience of designing and implementing solutions leveraging Azure Platforms and services:
    • Azure Integration Services
    • Azure Synapse/Data Factory
    • Azure Storage
    • Azure Application Services

Crimson are offering a salary of up to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits.

Interested?! Send your up-to-date CV to Kate Sadler at Crimson for review

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Solution Architect – D365/Azure/Cloud – Remote Working

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