Sr. SharePoint Administrator DevOps Engineer

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Job Description

Are you someone who loves technology? Do you find yourself building out Linux or Windows servers to deploy and learn open-source projects? Do you enjoy learning scripting, coding and find yourself making up projects to try out and exercise your developer skills? Are you a software developer or do you long to become a software developer? If any or all of these describe you, then you'll love working on our Enterprise Content Services DevOps team!!

We are seeking an energetic and talented Senior SharePoint Administrator to join our DevOps team. In this role, you will be our SharePoint technical expert supporting our company-wide employee facing portal. Additionally, you will get to mentor and grow junior team members as you grow, develop and build your own career!

Key Responsibilities

  • Use SharePoint Designer 2013 to manage site content and workflows, as needed.
  • SharePoint general architecture expert.
  • Develop workflows in SharePoint to help execute business processes.
  • Implement and maintain user profile properties, including 'MySites' functionality.
  • Create, leverage and manage content types, site columns, page layouts, lookups and templates for re-use in sites.
  • Edit and customize pages using SharePoint Designer.
  • Archive data as appropriate.
  • Site collection administration.
  • Site farm administration.
  • Provide content publishing support, webpart site pages, workflow support, et al.
  • Site storage support.
  • Social content support using Skyera.
  • Work on new site provisioning (sub-sites).
  • Execute moderately complex to complex tasks related to systems analysis and scripting.
  • Migration to new SharePoint version (Cloud, On premises).
  • Change management: Planning and executing complex change tasks.
  • Configuration management.
  • System monitoring, web analytics and dashboard support.
  • Incident resolution.
  • Operational document maintenance.
  • Off hours support as needed and participate in weekend application deployment and validation rotation.
  • Reduce manual effort by designing, developing and implementing automated validation.
  • Disaster recovery planning and execution.


Job Qualifications

Education: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline.
  • 3+ years of experience administering and maintaining a SharePoint 2013 infrastructure
  • 5-7 years of related information technology experience preferred.
  • Microsoft Certifications are preferred
  • Play well with others and work well within a team.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication, interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Willingness and desire to learn and grow.
  • Already know or interested to learn .NET programming and PowerShell Scripting.
  • Windows Server Administration experience a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Windows desktop and Server.
  • Have an understanding of SDLC and PMO processes.
  • Have familiarity with the following methodologies: Waterfall and SCRUM or XP.
  • Working knowledge of any or all the following a plus: SQL Server, Dynatrace, Logviewer, ServiceNow, Jenkins, Artifactory, GitHub.


The candidate(s) offered this position will be required to submit to a background investigation, which includes a drug screen.

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