Finance Software Engineer

Ordnance Survey
Southampton, UK/Remote
Added: March 4, 2024
Our growing Technology department plays a key role in ensuring OS is at the forefront of geospatial capability and is looking for people to join them. Its mission is to work across the business to provide customer-centric design and technology services.

Join us and you will have an opportunity to make an impact. To empower projects that deliver real-world benefits across Britain and internationally. To hear our customers say they could not have done it without us. And to be central to OS's vision: to be recognised as world leaders in geospatial services; creating location insight for positive impact.

About The Role

This is an exciting time of transformation, specifically within our Business & Fulfilment Services Domain, having just made a major investment into our Enterprise Resource Management (ERP) system with Microsoft Dynamics 365.

We are looking for a software engineer to join a new team and develop solutions for our new finance system, D365 Finance & Operations (D365 F&O). This is a fantastic opportunity for someone that has a background / interest in ERP development, specifically D365, Finance and Supply Chain Management.


  • Assist with the implementation and configuration of Dynamics D365 F&O, customizing the product to meet specific business needs.
  • Developing and extending business logic using X++
  • Create and modify D365 F&O reports and workspaces, customizing user interfaces, providing endpoints and APIs to support Power Platform apps and external systems.
  • System & Integration testing of development and configuration to ensure business requirements are met.
  • Provide second level Dynamics support to technical and non-technical users.
  • Engage in design reviews with the team and drive adherence to best practices.
  • Assist in planning for and implementing Microsoft D365 F&O platform updates.
  • Maintaining and implementing integrations with other business enterprise systems and software.

We are looking for

  • Self-driven and motivated to learn, asks the right questions to achieve goals efficiently.
  • Ability to deliver development activities for Microsoft Dynamics AX/D365 systems.
  • Client facing communication skills that enable engagement with our internal finance and supply chain teams.
  • Can solve problems individually and support the team where required.

Essential Experience

  • Minimum 2 years of professional development experience with one or more programming languages for example; X++ or any other 4GL, C#, SQL
  • Understanding and ability to use modern coding practices and design patterns.
  • Ability to troubleshoots issues and deploy fixes through environments.
  • Experience in developing and delivering production ready systems.
  • Good knowledge of the Software Testing Lifecycle, ensuring appropriate testing is applied at all stages prior to a production release.
  • Using workflow tools such as Azure DevOps, Jira or equivalent.
  • Delivery methodologies such as Agile, Kanban, Waterfall


  • Previous ERP development experience
  • Experience with integration of D365 Finance & Operations with other applications using OData, webservices or third-party applications.
  • Understanding of industry standard Finance modules
  • Experience in any of the following: Azure platform, Power Platform, Ex flow.

We'll give you

  • Salary - £ 37,511 - 44,130
  • Performance related bonus
  • A competitive pension scheme
  • We adopt flexible working and can consider different working hours dependent on the role and your personal circumstances
  • 25 days annual leave - (rising by 1 day each year to 30 days after five years) bank holidays and an extra 3 days over Christmas
  • Plus, a suite of excellent additional benefits


We embrace a hybrid working model at OS and understand there is no one size fits all in relation to how we work. We have a fantastic HQ in Southampton, Hampshire from where you may choose to work or spend more time at OSHQ.

Closing date : Sunday, 3 March 2024

We believe diversity and inclusion is about working together - in an encouraging and respectful environment to reach our full potential.

We believe combining diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives will help us reach our vision and be trusted and admired across the globe for setting the standards and leading the way.

We are individually talented and collectively powerful, and we give you the space to take your career in whichever direction you want.