Job Description

Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains Implementation Lead

European based company, excellent work environment – international presence seeks a highly qualified Microsoft Dynamics Great Plains Implementation Lead. Superior work environment includes excellent benefits and vacation packages, strong leadership and career path.

This role will focus on overall support of GP environments including Development/customizations, Test, Disaster Recovery and Production.

Essential Functions:

  • Leads initiatives to implement and maintain Dynamics Great Plains (GP) functionality
  • Supports GP environments including Development, Test, Disaster Recovery and Production
  • Continuous improvement of configurations and processes
  • Supports integrations that create the ability to 3-way match PO, Receipt, and Invoice
  • Collaborates with all users and members of IT to ensure successful application and database implementations
  • Assists in solving production problems in a timely manner, including off hours and weekend support when necessary
  • Troubleshoots database and application errors
  • Installs, configures, upgrades and integrates third party applications and tools as needed
  • Serves as the application subject matter expert for daily support initiatives
  • Writes SQL scripts, queries, and ad hoc reports
  • Monitors application health, runs tests to diagnose problems, and takes action to fix internal software, third party add-ons, and SQL Server database
  • Dynamics GP related Visual Basic application development and support
  • Other duties as required and assigned

Skills / Position Requirements:

  • C# Development using Visual Studio Tool Kit for Microsoft Dynamics GP.
  • Dexterity development skills are a plus, but not required.
  • Accurate and logical problem solving independently and in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver a high-quality customer support experience with strong customer service skills.
  • Regularly exhibits a grow mindset with passion for lifelong learning and personal and professional development.
  • Experience with Microsoft technologies including Azure, SQL Server, Exchange, Active Directory, IIS, SharePoint and Office.
  • Excellent communication skills – spoken and written English including technical writing and the ability to deliver messaging to all levels of customer and partner organizations.
  • Strong debugging skills desired but not required, e.g. ability to read and analyze network traces, fiddler, SQL trace, etc.
  • Experience presenting technical content to both large and small audiences.
  • Experience setting up virtual environments (e.g Azure, AWS).
  • Accounting, business process, or financial/distribution related industry experience.
  • Degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Computer Information Systems, Computer Engineering, or Accounting (preferred)

Educational & Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from a 4-year college or university strongly desired
  • Minimum 5 years relevant work experience in application support and/or implementation; or an equivalent combination of education and experience

Technology Skills:

  • Microsoft Great Plains versions 2013-2016 (2018 nice to have)
  • Great Plains user role and access management
  • Strong SQL development experience in SQL 2008-2017
  • SQL Server Database and query troubleshooting, tuning, indexing, and optimization
  • SQL Server Stored Procedure Design and implementation
  • SQL Application Development
  • Experience in performing upgrades to the Great Plains application and SQL Server
  • Strong understand on Accounting and Finance processes
  • Highly Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suites - Word, Excel and Outlook.
  • Highly Proficiency with Microsoft Project or similar project management tool, PowerPoint and Visio.

 

 

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