Software Engineer

Ordnance Survey
Southampton, UK/Remote
Added: April 26, 2024

Software Engineer - D365 Finance & Operations

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 to join our Technical Operations Department, having just made a major investment into our Enterprise Resource Management (ERP) system with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Finance & Operations.

We are looking for a software engineer to work with our development team to build and configure solutions on our new finance system for our business and internal teams. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone with a background in ERP development, specifically D365 Finance & Supply Chain Management (FSCM) modules.

Main Responsibilities

  • Development and configuration of Dynamics D365 FSCM, 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.
  • Clear / Concise communication skills to engage with development teams and our internal finance and supply chain teams.
  • Can solve problems individually and support the team where required.

Essential Experience

  • 2-3 years D365 Development experience would be advantageous
  • Engineering proficiency with X++ or equivalent 4GL
  • Skilled in using modern coding practices, and design patterns.
  • Understanding of security design principles for both D365 F&SCM, including the mechanisms for authorization.
  • Ability to troubleshoots issues and deploy fixes through environments.
  • Software Testing Lifecycle, ensuring appropriate testing is applied at all stages prior to a production release.
  • Software Delivery methodologies such as Agile, Kanban, Waterfall

We’ll give you

  • Salary – £ 37,511 - 44,130 (depending on experience)
  • 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

The Rewards

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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, 21 April 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.