Solution Architect (Finance) – F&SCM, Australia / New Zealand

Role: Delivery
Position: Solution Architect (Finance) – F&SCM, Australia / New Zealand
Location: Australia
Team: Delivery
Reports to: Head of Client Delivery – Australia / New Zealand

Position Overview

Experienced Microsoft Dynamics AX – Dynamics 365 Finance and Supply Chain Management (D365 F&SCM) solution architect with recent D365 FSCM implementation experience to join and lead its large Microsoft Dynamics practice. As a member of the professional services team, you will be working closely and effectively with our clients and responsible for reviewing clients’ business processes, providing solid analysis, assessing solutions, and advising our clients on how to best meet their goals.

We are looking for a strong professional with deep understanding and knowledge of General Ledger, Budgeting, Cash and Bank management, AR, AP, Fixed Assets and Cost Accounting areas in D365 F&SCM.

The Solution Architect (Finance) - D365 F&SCM is a key role for Arbela Australia and New Zealand. It is a dynamic and exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing partner. Arbela is an established North American partner who is now expanding its best-in-class services to the Australian and New Zealand marketplace.

Required Qualifications, Experience & Skills
  • Senior level consulting experience in the Microsoft Dynamics F&SCM application with focus on business modelling and solutions implementation
  • 8+ years of Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012/D365 F&SCM implementation experience and have participated in a minimum of 10 complete life cycle implementations
  • Experience in D365 F&SCM implementation, business process modelling, utilizing main LCS tools
  • Good understanding of existing Microsoft ALM stack and experience using it
  • Ability to use VSTS/TFS as a consulting task tracking tool
  • Complete understanding and following process-driven implementation approach
  • Demonstrated ability to:
    • Analyze and understand business problems
    • Apply high-level solution architecture and design (Functional and/or Technical)
    • Analyze, understand, and dissect business processes and re-engineer with best practices
    • Document and capture business requirements and processes properly
    • Model data and processes
    • Conduct workshops and training sessions
    • Plan and carry out system and user acceptance testing
    • Provide client focused support
  • Solution estimation methods
  • High impact communication skills
  • Client orientation
  • Preferred - Tertiary Qualification in IT / Computer Science / related discipline
Key Responsibilities
  • Participates in every aspect of the solution implementation from analyzing the client’s business requirements to configuring and testing the Microsoft Dynamics application to meet the client’s needs
  • Collaborates with stakeholders throughout the organization to ensure a comprehensive set of requirements, aligned to business objectives, gaining full understanding of current business processes and identifying opportunities for improvements
  • Provides in-depth knowledge of the Microsoft Dynamics application and evaluates the client’s business processes against the standard Microsoft Dynamics functionality
  • Follows Arbela Agile Implementation methodology; understands the key activities and deliverables for the client engagement and internal projects, reuses all standard templates and project artifacts and improves quality of Arbela documentation assets
  • Fully utilizes Microsoft Technology and ALM stack (LCS, BPM, VSTS, Task guides, Power Apps, Office 365, etc.)
  • Provides ongoing input to the delivery practice through suggestions and implementations of practice improvements
  • Documents business requirements which express what actions a solution must take and what outcome is expected
  • Configures and customizes the Microsoft Dynamics application to achieve the client’s business requirements
  • Facilitates the client’s decision-making process and develops the functional design document that will drive the development process if modifications/customizations are required, either to processes or to the Microsoft Dynamics application
  • Conducts acceptance testing and training client resources to successfully use and maintain the Microsoft Dynamics application

To apply, please email your cover letter and resume to