Microsoft Business Applications Power Platform Architects/Technical Leads - AMER

united-states,north-america

About the Position

PowerObjects is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, age, marital status, or status with regard to public assistance.

PowerObjects, an HCL Technologies Company is seeking Microsoft Power Platform Architects and Technical Leads to join their award-winning, global team. The Power Platform Architect and Lead must be comfortable facilitating/running customer facing workshops, have a good level of knowledge of all components of the Power Platform. They will stay up to date on the latest functionality offered by the platform and work with team members both in a project and practice context. The Power Platform Architect and Lead will also be keen to improve upon their skills and dedicate themselves to a high level of understanding of new features released by Microsoft. 

Required Skills and Experience

  • Highly skilled in Power Platform code syntax and language requirements, PowerFX, API, rest service integrations, creation of custom connectors
  • Develop Power Apps Portals, Canvas and Model Driven Apps, Power Automate, Power BI
  • In-depth knowledge of integrating Power Platform with other systems
  • Strong understanding of the Power Platform solution deployment model
  • Experience with common Power Platform data sources such as Dataverse and SharePoint lists
  • Experience with Azure Integration Services such as Logic Apps and Azure Functions
  • Familiar with Azure DevOps or other similar enterprise planning and delivery tools Microsoft C# & ASP.NET
  • JavaScript & web development
  • Ability to write maintainable & testable code
  • Skilled in creating & consuming web services
  • Knowledge of software testing and QA practices
  • At least 2 end-to-end full life cycle implementations of the Power Apps/Automate with Dataverse
  • Ability to balance short-term demands while maintaining the long-term vision needed to guide a customer through the implementation process
  • Ability to work with other team members of customer and its vendors Knowledge and experience with developing Model-driven and Canvas apps as well as an understanding on the difference between them

Desired Skills

  • Professional demeanor
  • Experience using Microsoft Azure, AWS, or other cloud computing platforms
  • Strong oral and written communication skills. This includes the development and delivery of oral presentations and written reports targeted for the appropriate audience
  • Ability to present to technical, non-technical, and executive level individuals
  • Exceptional problem-solving skills
  • Familiarity and understanding of Power Platform licensing structure, plans and the costs associated
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent from an accredited university in a technically related field (i.e. computer science, engineering, IT, etc.)
  • Proven experience in software development lead or architecture roles
  • Proven consulting experience
  • Participation in multiple large- or enterprise-scale projects
  • Relevant Microsoft certifications in Microsoft Business Applications – PL900, PL200 etc
  • Expertise of the Power Platform COE and all governance components
  • Experience working with SharePoint Designer workflows, InfoPath, Nintex or any other solution type conversion to Power Platform solutions
  • Ability and experience working in both Agile/Waterfall project delivery Ability to work with functional teams with both onshore and offshore resources Expected to be flexible with time and capable of working in a process-oriented environment
  • Hands-on professional experience within a consultancy environment Prefer industry domain knowledge in energy sector, oil & gas, manufacturing operations
  • Houston, TX will be a desired location and working overlap with GMT zone