Senior SharePoint Architect

Job Description:

Avanade Inc. seeks a Senior SharePoint Architect in Miami, FL to lead project teams in the design, build, and deployment of large scale technology implementation projects using .NET Framework, ASP.NET, VB.NET, C#, Business Intelligence, SharePoint, Performance Point, Office Suites, Azure, and other advanced components of Microsoft technology for high-profile clients. Duties include the following: develop and test mission critical enterprise solutions, customer-centric IT systems, and modernized digital presence configurations including web services, enterprise portals, mobile applications and digital communication platforms; contribute to full-scale planning and execution of projects, including items incidental to project management such as planning, budgeting, overseeing, and documenting all aspects of each project to ensure project scope is on schedule; coordinate efforts of multiple geographically dispersed teams to ensure configuration and custom components meet application requirements; contribute to repository of intellectual property; perform risk management and effectuate appropriate resolution(s); and manage relationships between clients and relevant stakeholders. The employee spends 80% of his/her time traveling to client sites w/in the U.S. However, as the individual spends 20% of his/her time working in Miami, FL, s/he must live within commuting distance of Miami, FL.

Basic Qualifications:

The position requires a bachelor's degree, or its foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or a related technical field, plus at least five (5) years of progressively-responsible, post-baccalaureate experience in the job offered, or in a related position within the IT consulting industry. Alternatively, in lieu of a bachelor's degree and 5 years of experience, the employer will accept ten (10) years of progressively-responsible experience in the job offered or in a related position within the IT consulting industry. The employer deems that any suitable combination of education or experience is acceptable. In addition, the qualified applicant must have the following experience: 3 years performing collaboration solution architecture definition and solution planning on the SharePoint platform; 5 years engaged in SharePoint solution design and development; 2 years performing SharePoint solution architecture definition and solution planning for large-scale SharePoint deployment (>50,000 users); 2 years of project experience in planning and implementation of a SharePoint major version upgrade for a production SharePoint deployment; consulting w/clients on external projects, including clients in leadership roles, and communicating/presenting complex technical information to technical/non-technical stakeholders; 2 years performing in SharePoint development team leadership role on a large-scale SharePoint project(s) (>50,000 users / 20 developers); 2 years leading mid-sized technology teams (10-20 personnel) in multiple countries and in different time zones; 5 years analyzing and defining technical/conceptual architectures and articulating proposed solutions for use w/in large enterprise environments; and 2 years of hands-on experience leading large teams, including providing coaching/guidance, within a complex environment using scaled Agile methodologies.

Requisition ID - 53916

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud-enabling services, business solutions and design-led experiences, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation and has 30,000 professionals in 24 countries. Visit us at

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