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D365 Developer

IT - Piccadilly

Contract: Permanent
Salary: Competitive and Benefits

Our Head Office department is located in the heart of Piccadilly and occupies the 5th & 6th floor of our beautiful flagship store. This central London location, offers so much to explore including restaurants, bars, cultural sites, shopping and more, and only a short walk from the Green Park Tube Station.

This role will provide both technical and functional knowledge of the Dynamics AX / F&O application to design and develop software solutions which will enhance the performance, efficiency and capability of the Fortnum & Mason business.

The D365 developer reports into the Head of Business Systems and will provide both technical and functional knowledge of the Dynamics AX / F&O application to design and develop software solutions which will enhance the performance, efficiency and capability of the Fortnum & Mason business.

Strategic
• The Dynamics AX / F&O Developer is responsible for the design and development of modifications or extensions to the standard Microsoft Dynamics applications in addition to providing support and expertise on development technologies and environments
• The Developer will provide work estimates that permit prioritisation and assignments to be made
• Work with the solution architects and the functional team to streamline and optimise the D365 F&O coding procedures in order to develop solution designs, following Agile, MS DevOps development methodology

Operational
• The Dynamics AX / F&O Developer is responsible for coding, unit testing and creating supporting documentation for Microsoft Dynamics based Solutions; modifications will be tested for validity of results, accuracy, reliability, and conformance to established standards.
• Working closely with the Business Analysts and Business Systems Analyst, the Developer provides technical input in creating functional specifications when customizations or extensions to Microsoft Dynamics solutions are needed
• The Dynamics AX / F&O Developer may be tasked with additional development tasks such as: developing data migration procedures to integrate Microsoft Dynamics Solutions to other third-party systems (examples include web platforms, Middleware etc)

People & Collaboration
• The Dynamics AX / F&O Developer gains an understanding of Fortnum & Mason’s needs and collaborates with other partners and support teams to complete design and testing documentation including participation in system and acceptance testing

Previous Experience:
• Demonstrable commercial experience in Dynamics AX / F&O development at version 4.0 or later, ideally within the Retail sector (formal certification preferred)
• At least 6 months experience in X++ programming; advanced X++ programming (COM, XML, WinAPI)
• Expert-level knowledge of the AX AOT and database structures
• At least 6 months of experience in programming skills in Microsoft .Net Framework: C#, ASP.NET is desirable
• SQL Reporting Services skills including complex report writing is desirable
• SQL Analysis Services skills including cube creation and development is desirable

Competencies:
• Strong problem-solving skills, software coding skills relevant to the role
• Independence and creativity
• Ability to work in a team, communicativeness
• Activity, commitment, initiative
• Experience in working with DevOps, TFS
• Knowledge of the LCS environment
• Knowledge of ASP.NET
• Knowledge of Microsoft Azure
• Experience in building Dynamics AX2012 / F&O solutions
• Ability to ensure code is well documented at a high quality level
• Adherence to coding standards and best practices

 

• A competitive salary
• A generous store and restaurant discount of up to 40%
• 28 days holidays pro rata (inc. bank holidays) and an extra day off for your birthday
• A fantastic subsidised staff restaurant which uses Fortnum’s ingredients
• A range of opportunities to develop and grow personally and professionally
• Excellent pension scheme