AX Solution Architect in Glenview, IL at Signode

Date Posted: 12/10/2019

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Job Description

The Solution Architect (SA) will function asa subject matter expert for application design, feature optimization,enhancements, availability, scalability,user experience, visualization,integrations anddata integrity for global ERP implementation. In this role, individual willleverage deep knowledge of Dynamics AX 2012 platform across multiple areas likeFinance,Warehousing, Production, Sales & Service andLogistic/Transportation and help Signode maintain and enhance current AXimplementation. Solution architect will be able to see the holistic picture ofAX implementation in current state and offer directions to meet future businessrequirements.


Job Responsibilities:

As a MicrosoftDynamics Solution Architect, you will be responsible for the following:

       Act as subjectmatter expert for Dynamics AX 2012 and its various modules and provide lead inarchitecting enhancements while supporting existing implementation atSignode

       Be a go to person for systemconfiguration and solutiondesign

       Work with Functionaland Technical team to design and deploy the new requirements and integrationsacross all AX 2012deployments

       Take ownership of Global template andits design

       Use their knowledgeof business processes and Dynamics AX to identify software gaps and suggestalternatives

       Work with thirdparty vendors to analyze, architect and integrate solutions to Signode's AXenvironment

        Assist PM in project management and execution

       Define and Analyze high levelfunctional requirement

       Perform impact analyses of any newsolutions/changes implemented to current AXsolution

       Demonstrate industry best practicesand how they would be delivered in thesolution

       Move between highlevel architectural review/design and the "roll up the sleeves"level of providing architectural oversightfor deliveryprojects



       Minimum of 7 yearsMicrosoft Dynamics AX ERP (AX 2009, AX 2012 R1/R2/R3) and three full cycleimplementations.

       Extensive experienceworking in Finance and core logistical and manufacturing business processessuch as Procurement, Sales,Distribution,WarehouseManagement, Material and Resource Scheduling/ Planning,Production Routing,Bill of Material Costing, and ShopFloor.

       Extensive experience working withISV's and integration withdifferentplatforms.

        AX reporting, SSRS and Power Bl is plus.

        Previous supply chain management andsoftware experience is alsohelpful

        Bachelor's degree in a business ortechnically oriented field

       Working knowledge of relationaldatabases and data migrationconcepts

       Team player with strongcommunication, organization, and client interactionskills

       Experience with D365 migration fromAX 2012 is a plus

       Ability to travel up to 10%

Certification(s), desired but not required, in any of thefollowing disciplines:


       Dynamics AX Financials

       Dynamics AX Trade & Logistics

  • Microsoft Distribution and TradeCertifications

  • Dynamics AXProduction