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Microsoft Dynamics AX (2009) Developer

Job Title: Microsoft Dynamics AX (2009) Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: St Asaph North Wales or Hamble Southampton
Salary: 45000 - 65000
REF: 5224
Contact Name: Ami Jones
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 4 years ago

Job Description

Job Outline:

The successful candidate will be passionate about technology and software development and will provide expertise in the customisation, extension and enhancement of our Dynamics AX2009 platform.The role will be based out of our St Asaph (North Wales) or our Hamble (Southampton) office and with the prime responsibility for supporting and developing our Microsoft AX2009 ERP system.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Producing estimates and detailed designs for proposed solutions;
  • Exploiting the Dynamics platform and utilising the inbuilt capabilities;
  • Developing high quality solutions in X++, including the implementation and testing of changes and customisations;
  • Strong functional knowledge of the system – including Financials, Trade & Logistics and Production;
  • Configuring Dynamics AX environments for development, testing and production use;
  • Release management and controlled deployment to LIVE, with code merging;
  • Developing high quality reports using SQL Server Reporting Services;
  • Participating in the full development lifecycle (requirements capture, architecture, design, implementation, test and deployment);
  • Documentation – Functional and Technical specifications, test plans and change acceptance


Personal Specification:   

It is essential that all candidates have the following Development, Testing & Deployment skills:

  • 7+ years X++ development
  • MorphX
  • Debugging
  • Writing/modifying - Classes, Jobs, Tables, Forms, Reports following Microsoft best practices white paper
  • Deployment from DEV to TEST to LIVE - Source/version control
  • Merging code
  • Testing
    • Unit, Module, Integration, System & Regression testing
    • Microsoft hotfixes
  • Reverse engineering code
  • Integration with other systems – odbc, flat file, Excel, data migration scripts
  • Deployment techniques - .aod vs. .xpo
  • Backup and restore – AX Application & SQL


Functional and Technical areas – AX2009 (5 Years) / AX2012

  • Finance
  • Trade & Logistics
  • Production & Shop Floor Control
  • CRM
  • Projects & Advanced Projects
  • Solution Centre (To-Increase) – workflows, document handling


The following are desirable but not essential

  • .NET experience
  • Enterprise Portal
  • AIF experience

Contact Ami at S2 REcruitment on 03333 234 371