Sr. Power Platform Consultant – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

Sr. Power Platform Consultant

Job Description

Role Overview:

As a  Power Apps Consultant, you are considered a Solution Specialist and have in depth knowledge of D365 CE and Power Platform and Azure services. You are energetic and passionate about Power Platform and how it can be used to solve complex business problems. You have in-depth knowledge of Dataverse, Model driven Power Apps, Canvas Apps and Power Apps Portals.

You will support the architects for presales engagements, providing expert services to solve large complex deals that span multiple technologies and offerings. You will also be responsible for driving Power Platform implementations through all SDLC (Secure Development Lifecycle) phases including requirement gathering, design, develop, test, and deploy using Power Platform and Azure components.

You are also seen as the Power Platform expert within the Power Platform community, and you routinely share your knowledge on bleeding edge topics in community, internal events, as well as coaching junior team members.

Day-to-day you will:

  • Contribute across all phases of Avanade projects (e.g., Plan, Analyze, Design, Build and Test)
  • You will be required to be hands-on with Power Platform
  • Liaise effectively between clients, IT (Information Technology) staff, and business partners to ensure high quality and timely delivery
  • Assess Client requirements and scope and recommend appropriate solutions
  • Partner with cross-functional technology and design teams to ensure consistent, positive client interaction and solution delivery
  • Support the team in defining technical, operational and user requirements
  • Oversee the timely and effective resolution of client issues
  • Work under general guidance and direction, but fully independent in own work with latitude for autonomous decision-making related to work process
  • Travel as needed. You may be required to travel based on presales and project demands

Key Role Skill & Capability Requirements:

You are excited about working with a global technology leader to solve business-critical problems for some of the top companies in the world. You are a fast learner, self-starter, and creative thinker. You are passionate about software and its potential to move organizations forward through innovation.

Your technical skills include:

  • Understanding of common Industry standard business practices supported by Power Platform
  • In-depth understanding on Power Platform limitation, boundaries and constraints
  • Experience in building enterprise level apps using Power Platform (PowerApps Portal, Canvas and Model Driven Apps, Power Automate, Power Virtual Agent) and Dataverse
  • Experience in Configuration and Customization of Dataverse (Security, Plugins, JavaScript, Logic Apps, Azure Functions), Web API and SSIS
  • Understanding of API or services integrations with multiple data sources
  • Experience and knowledge of working with Power Apps Component framework
  • Experience in Power BI data modeling and visuals
  • Experience in SharePoint Online and SPFx
  • Experience in D365 CE is an asset
  • Experience in D365 F&O is an asset
  • DevOps and CI-CD Pipeline with Power Platform Build tools and Power Platform CLI
  • Experience in a Software as a Service (SaaS) environment, SQL Server, HTML (Hyper Text Markup Language), C#, .NET
  • Solid understanding of Relational Database concepts
  • Experience working in both Agile and Waterfall delivery models

Preferred Education Background: Bachelor’s degree in business systems or related field

Certifications Preferred:

  • PL-200: Power Platform Functional Consultant Associate
  • PL-400: Microsoft Power Platform Developer
  • PL-600: Power Platform Solution Architect
  • PL-900: Power Platform Fundamentals
  • MB-210: Dynamics 365 Sales Functional Consultant Associate
  • MB-230: Dynamics 365 Customer Service Functional Consultant Associate
  • AZ-900: Microsoft Azure Fundamentals

Preferred Years of Work Experience: 5+ years of experience in consulting, configuration, and customization of Dynamics CRM and/or Power Platform applications.

Avanade Vaccination accommodation:

Avanade requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment.

Avanade will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement on an individual basis.