Power Platform Team Lead

IT – Software Development
Cape Town – Western Cape

DO you love the Power Platform? Then a leading Data Analytics and Data Science Consulting Firm wants your expertise to fill the role of its next Power Platform Team Lead. You will manage a Power Platform team providing guidance on tasks & projects, you will help develop technical specs while building Power Apps, Power Automate Flows and Power Virtual Agents chatbots. The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual, who is eager to learn and grow, has 3+ years’ experience with Power Platform tools or equivalent low code Dev tools, 3-5 years’ SharePoint with experience using Dataverse (CDS) for Power Apps and/or MS Teams and using Dataflows & Data Gateways.
  • Manage a team of Power Platform resources across South Africa.
  • Host and/or support First Technologies’ Account Managers in pre-sales activities.
  • Form customer relationships and communicate clearly to customers.
  • Provide support and guidance to your team members on projects and tasks.
  • Participate in the development of client Power Platform solutions.
  • Collaborate with national Development teams.
  • System analysis.
  • Development of technical specifications.
  • Build –
    • Power Apps
    • Power Automate Flows
    • Power Virtual Agents chatbots
  • 3+ Years’ experience with Power Platform tools or equivalent low code development tools.
  • 3-5 Years’ experience with SharePoint (2010/2013/2016/2019 and SP Online).
  • Microsoft Certifications (PL-100 + PL-200 + PL-400 or PL-600).
  • Experience building multiple apps and flows.
  • Experience using Dataverse (CDS) for Power Apps and/or Microsoft Teams.
  • Experience using Dataflows and Data Gateways.
  • Solid understanding of Software Design principles and best practice.
  • Familiar with Agile and SCRUM development methodologies.
  • Eager to learn new methodologies and technologies.
  • Member of the Power Apps Community.
  • Familiar with compliance components such as POPIA, GDPR, ISO Document Management.
Advantageous –
  • Azure resource provisioning experience.
  • Azure PaaS service configuration experience.
  • JavaScript.
  • Data Analysis Expressions (DAX).
  • Power BI.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Interest in creating comprehensive user experiences.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to collaborate in a fluid team environment. 
  • Can work under dynamic conditions and within deadlines.