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Role: Platform Architect
Investec is undertaking a once-in-a-generation transformation to move to a fully cloud native & SaaS technology stack, entirely built on Azure. As part of this transformation, we are heavily leveraging D365 as the backbone of our business processes.
The D365 Digital & Technology team plays the central role in this transformation, both in shaping the blueprint for the future state and the role of D365 in that vision, and also in delivering broad and deep digitalisation, automation and data-driven insights.
Description of role and key responsibilities
This is the most senior technical role for D365 in the UK. It is accountable for the technical direction of the platform as a whole, and the technical quality of all solutions implemented in D365. Specific responsibilities include:
Core skills and knowledge
The ideal candidate for this role would have deep technical and business expertise in Microsoft Dynamics, with particular application to Banking.
Core skills include:
Other attributes that would be helpful, but not essential for the role.
Other beneficial attributes include: