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MSCRM Architect at Cognizant

Posted in Information Technology 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: Irving, Texas

Job Description:


As a Microsoft Dynamics CRM / XRM Consultant, you will be part of a Cognizant team that is focused on the delivery and implementation of Microsoft CRM / XRM solutions for Cognizant's clients. You will spend a majority of your time consulting directly with our clients and developing line of business solutions. You will also have the opportunity to work with the latest Microsoft technologies and solutions in enterprise-level environments. You will architect, design, and implement high-quality CRM / XRM applications and platform solutions that include such activities as:

- Lead client meetings and/or facilitated strategy sessions

- Working with customers to analyze business requirements, defining functional specifications, and consulting with clients on strategic and operational uses of the CRM/XRM platform

- Developing high level project work plans, and managing budgets and scope of work

- Developing robust architecture design and functionality

- Designing integration solutions for backend services and back office/ERP applications

- Identifying creative solutions to meet system/business requirements with and without the development of custom code

- Developing data conversion and testing strategies

- Training client personnel on the usage and administration of Microsoft Dynamics CRM / XRM

Microsoft Dynamics architecture, design, implementation and deployment experience in delivering enterprise level solution. Ability to develop software based on the description of business logic and based on the existing  Application. Ability to work and produce required results without close supervision.

- Good oral and written communications skills.

- Good work ethic and self-starting attitude, and ability to work well among a team of professionals.

- Ability to work capably under stress and to juggle multiple tasks within tight deadlines.

- Experience on Agile development experience.

- Strong analytics and problem-solving skills, interpersonal and teamwork skills;

- Sensitive to working in a multicultural environment.

Ability to perform in customer settings and discern client business needs

Desire to work in a team environment and work across organization functional boundaries

Excellent analysis and design skills

Full lifecycle development experience

Excellent presentation, verbal and written communication, and time management skills

5+ years of experience with Microsoft Dynamics CRM/XRM

5+ years of implementation experience in medium to large scale (100+ users) environment

Microsoft Dynamics CRM / XRM customization, workflows and .NET integration

Hands on development of plugins and custom workflow assemblies

Working knowledge of the web resource capabilities within Dynamics CRM

General understanding of full lifecycle development of a Dynamics CRM application (installation, configuration, customization, and deployment)

Understanding of the Microsoft and software technologies - .NET development, SQL Server system integration technologies and techniques, SOA, design patterns (MVC, MVP….)

A bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent with 10+ years of IT experience

Technical Skills

SNo Primary Skill Proficiency Level * Rqrd./Dsrd.
1 MS CRM Common Data Model PL1 Required
2 MS CRM Power Apps PL1 Required
3 MS CRM Connected Field Service PL1 Required
4 MS Dynamics-Great Plains PL1 Required
5 MS Dynamics-Axapta PL1 Required


* Proficiency Legends

Proficiency Level Generic Reference
PL1 The associate has basic awareness and comprehension of the skill and is in the process of acquiring this skill through various channels.
PL2 The associate possesses working knowledge of the skill, and can actively and independently apply this skill in engagements and projects.
PL3 The associate has comprehensive, in-depth and specialized knowledge of the skill. She / he has extensively demonstrated successful application of the skill in engagements or projects.
PL4 The associate can function as a subject matter expert for this skill. The associate is capable of analyzing, evaluating and synthesizing solutions using the skill.