PowerObjects is seeking a Microsoft Dynamics 365 Data Migration Lead to join their award winning and growing team. This individual will collaborate with business analysts and other team members to determine the best design approach regarding data modeling, migrations, and integrations. The candidate must be extremely detail-oriented, have the ability to multitask, be meticulously organized, and be able to prioritize multiple demands in a fast-paced environment. 


Essential Functions

  • Exhibit PowerObjects’ Guiding Principles
  • Provide required data migration support to customers during Microsoft Dynamics 365 implementations
  • Create and review technical data migration documentation
  • Review data migration requirements/specifications in business processes and recommendations with proposed solutions
  • Develop functional specifications and data design specifications for client engagements
  • Customize and configure data according to business requirements
  • Design, develop, review and test customized data migration scripts using Dynamics DIXF or SSRS/SSAS data migration packages
  • Plan the data transformation & migration strategy
  • Manage the data migration process and ensure that it meets the expected deadlines for delivery
  • Define & implement data cleansing and de-duping procedures
  • Define & implement data validation rules and processes
  • Work with client personnel to identify required changes
  • Manage client expectations effectively
  • Design and develop data migration framework from/to Dynamics 365 data migration
  • Plan and execute mock go-lives (data migration iterations)
  • Create appropriate automation of data migration processing with Dynamics 365 DIXF framework
  • Keep updated on Dynamics 365 data migration activities
  • Train end users and understand requirements from client
  • Ability to lead offshore teams & work with onshore teams effectively in a diverse environment

Required Skills and Experience

  •  10+ years of work experience with minimum 5+ years of experience with Dynamics AX / CRM including data migration
  • Exposure to Microsoft SQL databases (SSAS/SSRS/SSIS) is advantageous
  • At least 2-3 data migration implementations of Dynamics AX / CRM solutions using DIXF or SSRS and SSIS
  • Hands on data migration from legacy system to Dynamics 365
  • Demonstrate strong coding skill using Dynamics AX X++ and its related technologies/tools
  • Experience in AX 2012 and the latest releases of Dynamics 365
  • Knowledge on installation and configuration Dynamics 365 DIXF framework
  • Experience in preparing technical data design document, data solution architecture, deployment, operations guides, and readiness plans
  • Ability to map and configure business requirements into Dynamics 365
  • Engage in discussions with functional consultants
  • Strong experience in X++/SSRS/AIF/DIXF/Azure server management
  • Good knowledge of web services, SOAP, REST API services
  • Experience in deployment and migration using AX or CRM tools and techniques such as DMF
  • Ensure no deadlines of projects are slipped and take ownership for given deadlines
  • Comfortable with timeline flexibility and capable of working in a process-oriented environment
  • Excellent in written and verbal communication skills
  • B.E/ B.Tech / M.C.A / MSC-CS/Equivalent
  • Relevant certifications is advantageous