University of Bath

Dynamics contractor

Incomplete applications

20
Incomplete applications
18 SME, 2 large

Completed applications

14
Completed applications
11 SME, 3 large
Important dates
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Published Thursday 28 March 2019
Deadline for asking questions Thursday 4 April 2019 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications Thursday 11 April 2019 at 11:59pm GMT

Overview

Overview
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Specialist role Developer
Summary of the work 1)Developing,Customising &Integrating Microsoft Dynamics CRM
2)Development MS Portals
3)Customising and creating CRM entities
4)Implementing customer workflows and processes
5)Using either CRM SDK or plugin platforms
6)Create software/plugins using C#,JavaScript,HTML,CSS,JQuery
7)Experience with Azure(App Services,Function Apps,Azure AD,Storage Accounts,Application Insights)
8)Experience with web services and related integrations, I.E. RESTful APIs.Build &implement API wrappers
Latest start date Tuesday 30 April 2019
Expected contract length 6 months
Location South West England
Organisation the work is for University of Bath
Maximum day rate

About the work

About the work
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Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with You will be working in the Computing Services department, with our Assitant Director to work on all phases of the development of new systems that underlie our corporate services.
What the specialist will work on 1)Developing,Customising &Integrating Microsoft Dynamics CRM
2)Development MS Portals
3)Customising and creating CRM entities
4)Implementing customer workflows and processes
5)Using either CRM SDK or plugin platforms
6)Create software/plugins using C#,JavaScript,HTML,CSS,JQuery
7)Experience with Azure(App Services,Function Apps,Azure AD,Storage Accounts,Application Insights)
8)Experience with web services and related integrations, I.E. RESTful APIs.Build &implement API wrappers

Work setup

Work setup
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Address where the work will take place University of Bath
Claverton Down
Bath
North East Somerset
BA27AY
South West
Working arrangements 5 days a week onsite
Security clearance N/A

Additional information

Additional information
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Additional terms and conditions

Skills and experience

Buyers will use the essential and nice-to-have skills and experience to help them evaluate suppliers’ technical competence.

Skills and experience
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Essential skills and experience
  • Significant experience of building a Microsoft Dynamics solutions to successfully meet the project brief and objectives.
  • Significant experience of project work, including working in teams and on multiple tasks simultaneously
Nice-to-have skills and experience

How suppliers will be evaluated

How suppliers will be evaluated
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How many specialists to evaluate 5
Cultural fit criteria
  • Share knowledge and experience with other team members
  • Be comfortable standing up for their discipline
Assessment methods Work history
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence

65%

Cultural fit

15%

Price

20%

Questions asked by suppliers

Questions asked by suppliers
Supplier question Buyer answer
1. Supplier Question

Please can you confirm, is the role a Dynamics 365 contractor? What would be the full job title?
Hi there, I am new to DOS so apologies if I have not covered everything straight away. I now realise you are unable to edit once a request has been submitted and wish to update the Contractor title. Therefore in answer to your question we are looking specifically for a MS Dynamics 365 Contractor.
2. Can you please confirm there is a current incumbent in this role? There is no-one in this role currently.
3. Due to the speed candidates can go off the market, how quickly will CV feedback be? We will work to go through CV's as quickly as possible as appreciate the difficulties of the market. The tunaround will be 2 or 3 days at the most.
4. Can you please confirm there is a current incumbent in this role? There is no-one in this role currently.
5. What is the IR35 status? This role is deemed to be outside the scope of IR35.

Offer of employment subject to satisfactory completion of pre-employment checks.
6. What is maximum day rate? We are looking to pay a day rate of £450 for this role.
7. What is the Max Daily Rate signed off for this role? We are looking to pay a day rate of £450 for this role.
8. Is there a current incumbent in this role? There is no-one in this role currently.
9. Is there a budget for this task? We are looking to pay a day rate of £450 for this role.
10. What is the budget for this role? and is it inside or outside IR35? We are looking to pay a day rate of £450 for this role.

This role is deemed to be outside the scope of IR35.
Offer of employment is subject to satisfactory completion of pre-employment checks.
11. Please can you confirm if this role is within IR35? This role is deemed to be outside the scope of IR35.
Offer of employment is subject to satisfactory completion of pre-employment checks.
12. Please can you confirm if there is an incumbent? There is no-one in this role currently.
13. Is there an incumbent in place? There is no-one in this role currently.
14. Do you envisage this requirement to sit inside or outside of IR35? This role is deemed to be outside the scope of IR35.
Offer of employment subject to satisfactory completion of pre-employment checks.
15. Can you confirm the maximum day rate for this opportunity please? We are looking to pay a day rate of £450 for this role.
16. Can you give an idea of the budget as in the rate you are prepared to pay to the consultancy please? Please find the rate below;
Commission rate for agency: £5.20 per hour
17. Is MS CRM On-Premise or Online? (Looking at the Summary of the work, they expect experience in Azure, so it seems that it’s ONLINE, please confirm) That is correct it is ONLINE
18. Are there any existing integrations with MS CRM like CTI integration, ERP integration, SharePoint integration, etc. ? This is confidential and will be discussed with successful candidate
19. Does the client's CRM system interface with third party tools like ClickDimensions, RibbonWorkBench, etc. ? Our CRM system interface with third party tool ClickDimensions
20. How is the authentication system configured in their MS CRM ?
Windows Authentication, Claims-based authentication: internal access, Claims-based authentication: external access, Claims-based authentication: internal and external access. (If on-premise hosting)
Windows Active Directory
21. Email configuration in their MS CRM system – Has it been done using Email router, Outlook client or Server-side-sync ? To be answered upon appointment
22. What is the client's preferred approach for building portals ?. Example – ADX Studio We tend to use PowerApps
23. What is the MS CRM version that the customer is currently using? If not CRM 365, then are they willing to upgrade to CRM 365 ? To be discussed upon appointment
24. Is the rate "all-in" or "rate to candidate"? The rate is all in, but we appreciate there may be some negotiation.