Ellucian Sr. MS Dynamics CRM Tech Consultant (Install/migrate/upgrade) REMOTE in Lakewood, New Jersey

3178BR

Posting Title:

Sr. MS Dynamics CRM Tech Consultant (Install/migrate/upgrade) REMOTE

Department:

Global Services

# of Openings per Req:

1

Role Description:

location - REMOTE FROM HOME - ANYWHERE IN N. AMERICA

travel MAX OF 25%

f/t salaried only - no c2c

seeking someone that has technical exp with MS Dynamics CRM, upgrade/migrate/install, integration exp & someone that can be a leader on this team!

  • Implement and deploy Microsoft Dynamics CRM based products and integrate them with multiple Ellucian applications.

  • Work with our functional team to identify opportunities for improvement in our client’s processes through technical automation or new functionality not found in the standard product as well as identifying integrations opportunities to enable information and business flow for our client’s solutions.

  • Translate functional requirements into technical solutions

  • Perform gap analysis between a client’s requirements and the functionality within Microsoft Dynamics CRM based products and work with custom development team to offer custom solutions.

  • Configure the application to meet a client’s requirements using the Microsoft Dynamics CRM Customization Tool, Workflow Tool, or SDK

  • Understand and research the functional capabilities and limitations for out of the box functionality

  • Provide infrastructure recommendations and establish best practices for CRM Online and CRM On-Premise

  • Strength in integrations is critical as 95% of our projects require integrations utilizing web services, file exchanges, API’s and other sources. A strong understanding of integration technologies and approaches is a must.

  • Develop data conversion and testing strategies

  • Develop high level project work plans

  • Lead technical discussions with clients

  • Train junior staff members and participate in services improvement initiatives.

  • Own the responsibility of becoming a SME for certain products and lead delivery initiatives

  • Provide technical support to existing CRM clients

Auto req ID:

3178BR

Positions Remaining:

1

Business Unit:

Professional Services

Job Posting Location(s):

US-AZ-Phoenix, US-CA-Aliso Viejo, US-CA-Costa Mesa, US-CA-Los Angeles, US-CA-San Francisco, US-CA-Tustin, US-CA-Victorville, US-CO-Denver, US-CT-New London, US-CT-West Hartford, US-DE-Dover, US-FL-Choctaw Beach, US-FL-Crewview, US-FL-Fort Walton Beach, US-FL-Lake Mary, US-FL-Maitland, US-FL-Melbourne, US-FL-Niceville, US-FL-Pensacola, US-GA-Atlanta, US-ID-Boise, US-IL-Chicago, US-IN-Indianapolis, US-KS-Kansas City, US-KS-Topeka, US-KY-Lexington, US-MA-Andover, US-MA-Danvers, US-MA-Lowell, US-MA-Shrewsbury, US-MA-Worcester, US-ME-Biddeford, US-MI-Bay City, US-MI-Detroit, US-MI-Muskegon, US-MI-Port Huron, US-MO-Sedalia, US-MS-Clarksdale, US-MS-Cleveland, US-MS-Gautier, US-MS-Gulfport, US-MS-Jackson, US-MS-Perkinston, US-MS-Poplarville, US-MT-Helena, US-NC-Asheville, US-NC-Belmont, US-NC-Charlotte, US-NC-Hickory, US-NC-Winston-Salem, US-NE-Lincoln, US-NH-Nashua, US-NJ-Cranford, US-NJ-Englewood, US-NJ-Hackettstown, US-NJ-Hoboken, US-NJ-Jersey City, US-NJ-Lakewood, US-NJ-Lincroft, US-NJ-Newark, US-NJ-North Bergen, US-NJ-Paramus, US-NJ-Pemberton, US-NJ-Somerset, US-NJ-Toms River, US-NJ-West Windsor Township, US-NV-N. Las Vegas, US-NY-Batavia, US-NY-Dobbs Ferry, US-NY-Manhattan, US-NY-New York, US-NY-Plattsburg, US-NY-Purchase, US-NY-Rochester, US-NY-Stone Ridge, US-NY-Washington Heights, US-OH-Anthems, US-OH-Cleveland, US-OH-Columbus, US-OH-Nelsonville, US-OH-Tiffin, US-OH-Yellow Springs, US-OR-Salem, US-PA-Cheyney, US-PA-Glenside, US-PA-Immaculata, US-PA-Malvern, US-PA-Media, US-PA-Pittsburgh, US-Remote, US-SC-Columbia, US-TN-Chattanooga, US-TN-Nashville, US-TX-Alpine, US-TX-College Station, US-TX-Frisco, US-TX-Houston, US-TX-Prairie View, US-TX-San Antonio, US-VA-Reston, US-VT-Burlington, US-WA-Seattle, US-WY-Cheyenne

:

  • 4-year degree in computer science, engineering, business, MIS or equivalent

  • 3 years of experience implementing Microsoft Dynamics CRM is required

  • Experience with Dynamics CRM 2011 and 2013 is required

  • 4+ years of experience implementing large packaged CRM applications (Microsoft Dynamics CRM, Siebel, SAP CRM, Oracle CRM, SalesForce.com, SalesLogix, or Pivotal) is required

  • Minimum 5 years consulting experience preferred

  • Significant experience with customer service processes

  • Microsoft Dynamics CRM certifications preferred

  • CRM installation/deployment, upgrades

  • Architect / design CRM system, related customizations, portals, and reports

  • CRM integration best practices

  • Technical specifications documentation

  • Data migration and integration mappings using SQL Integration Services, Scribe or Web Services

  • ADFS / Federation

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Company Information:

Ellucian is the world’s leading provider of software, services and insight to higher education. Ellucian helps the higher education community—students, faculty, and staff—achieve their goals more efficiently, effectively, and with reduced risk. Ellucian’s comprehensive suite of software solutions includes student information systems (SIS), finance and HR systems, recruiting and retention systems, among other offerings. With more than 1,500 institutions subscribing to Ellucian’s cloud services and SaaS offerings, the company is one of the largest providers of cloud-based solutions. Ellucian also supports the higher education community with a range of professional services, such as application software implementation, training, education, and management consulting. More than 2,400 institutions in 40 countries rely on Ellucian to help enable the mission of higher education.

Functional Area:

Professional Services

Primary Location:

US-Remote

We’re inclusive

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at Ellucian without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.

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