Taco Bell Corp., a subsidiary of Yum! Brands, Inc. (NYSE: YUM), is the nation's leading Mexican-inspired quick service restaurant (QSR) brand. From breakfast to late night, Taco Bell serves made-to-order and customizable tacos and burritos, among other craveable choices, and is the first QSR restaurant to offer American Vegetarian Association (AVA)-certified menu items.
Taco Bell and its more than 350 franchise organizations proudly serve over 42 million customers each week through over 7,000 restaurants around the world, as well as through its mobile, desktop and delivery ordering services. Internationally, Taco Bell has over 600 restaurants, with plans to add 2,000 more restaurants in the next decade.
The brand encourages its fans to “Live Mas” and connects with them through sports, gaming and new music via its Feed The Beat® music program. Taco Bell also provides education opportunities and serves the community through its nonprofit organization, the Taco Bell® Foundation™, and connects fans with their passions through programs such as the Live Mas Scholarship program. According to Harris Poll, Taco Bell has been named America’s Best Mexican-Food Restaurant for two back-to-back years.
About the Job:
As Senior Applications Engineer, Microsoft Dynamics, you will work on and shape sustainable technical solutions and implementation strategies for Taco Bell’s Franchise Development Systems including Franchise Information & Relationship Manager (FIRM), a cloud-hosted CRM built on Dynamics 365 that is used across various business functions as well as by external Franchise partners. If you are a self-starter and jump on new ideas to make the platform more stable, secure, and feature-rich, this is your opportunity.
Identify and propose sustainable technical solutions and implementation strategies for FIRM, a cloud-hosted CRM built on Dynamics 365 that is used across various business functions as well as by external Franchise partners through Dynamics 365 Portal
Research, identify, test, validate and select Microsoft Dynamics and Power Platform techonologies and architect solutions for business needs
Support and update FIRM’s existing Dynamics customizations with other Microsoft products including SharePoint, Power Apps, & Power BI as well as 3rd party tools
Attend meetings representing the FIRM Development team as a Subject Matter Expert
Guide, oversee the work of, and mentor junior-level team members
Create documentation for technical solutions
Resolve and verify configuration and other non-software related issues
Remediate 3rd level above-restaurant issues
Is This You?
8 years experience in development and support of business applications and services using the Microsoft stack
4-6 years of Microsoft Dynamics and/or Dynamics 365 development, customization, and administration
2-4 years of database development
2-4 years of .NET programming experience
Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Dynamics CRM including coding plugins, designing custom entities, creating JS modules, and Dynamics Portal customization and development
Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Sharepoint
Strong working knowledge in Azure, Azure Functions and cloud-based application integration and customization
Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Power BI
Experience with middleware such as Talend is highly desired
Experience with Agile with Scrum software development methodologies are highly desired
Excellent general knowledge of computer and networking technologies
Good understanding of web and cloud application principles and best practices
Demonstrated strong communications skills (internal and external to the group)
Demonstrated strong teamwork skills leading small technical teams
Why Taco Bell?
We truly believe that where you work matters, and we know a thing or two about what makes employees happy. Join us on our mission of feeding people’s lives with más!
Year-round Flex day Fridays
Free snacks, drinks and bagel & donut Fridays
Onsite childcare through Bright Horizons
Onsite dining center and game room (yes, there is a Taco Bell inside the building)
Onsite dry cleaning, laundry services, carwash, salon services
Onsite gym with fitness classes and personal trainer sessions
4 weeks of vacation per year plus holidays and time off for volunteering
Tuition reimbursement and education benefits
Discounts for life’s adventures (ex: theme parks, wireless plans, etc.)
Generous parental leave for all new parents and adoption assistance program
Opportunity to taste test new products
401(k) with a 6% matching contribution from Yum! Brands with immediate vesting
Comprehensive medical and dental including prescription drug benefits and 100% preventive care
Healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
Opportunities to support the Taco Bell Foundation’s educational initiatives and programs.
Recognition based culture and unique, fun events year round (recess at work, Halloween Spooktacular, employee art show benefiting Taco Bell Foundation, etc.)
*Please note that some perks/amenities may not be available and/or may be modified at the Company’s sole discretion during the COVID-19 temporary work-from-home period.