Sharepoint Administrator in McLean, VA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 11/13/2019

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Job Description

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SharePoint System Administrator
Duties and Responsibilities
  • Provides SharePoint farm and infrastructure administration services.
  • Daily monitoring of all SharePoint technical activities; primary support of the SharePoint service with a thorough knowledge of appropriate utilities/tool, user roles and application permissions; and support of Microsoft web services on Windows servers.
  • Provides SharePoint support in a production 24x7 environment, with rotating on-call duties. This includes work on nights and weekends to provide operations support, security patching, and accommodate customer needs for off-hours maintenance completion.
  • Checks on the proper execution of all tasks daily.
  • Develops, changes, modifies, and implements SharePoint processes after approvals
  • Assists customer application teams in solving intermittent recurring problems.
  • Tracks and ensures the expeditious solution of all problems with all migration activities.
  • Answers questions related to tasks, roles, site virtualization in a SharePoint environment.
  • Troubleshoots and resolves issues that affect the ability of the SharePoint performing at full functionality.
  • Maintains, tunes, and patches systems for optimum performance and security and with no or minimal downtime.
  • Troubleshoots problems and take corrective action to fix problem.
  • Monitors system performance and take corrective action to optimize usage of system resources.
  • Provides support for farm, server, database, site, and file level backup and restores.
  • Installs and configures the SharePoint application in Windows environment.
  • Upgrades SharePoint as required.
  • Provides solutions architecture advice for Enterprise SharePoint supports.
  • Analyzes and defines the organization's information architecture.
  • Understands and designs taxonomies for customer organizations.
  • Designs and documents the appropriate SharePoint solution based on information architecture, taxonomy analysis and the customer's functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Ensures changes are planned and implemented in a sound, low risk manner, without creating system outages.
  • Implements security structures provided by the security infrastructure group to prevent unauthorized access and maintain system security.
  • Experience with SharePoint upgrade process and technique to latest version of SharePoint as well as to SPO/O365.
  • Experience with architecture and support of SharePoint Online and Office 365
  • Experience with working with F5 load balancer device
  • Experience with Bamboo Solutions including individual web parts and PMC components
  • Experience with SharePoint service architecture and setting up, configuring, and supporting all SharePoint service applications such as Search, UPA, Metadata, Secure Store, BCS in a cross-farm configuration.
  • Experience in install, configure, and support SQL Reporting Services
  • Experience in install, configure, and support Office Web Apps/Office Online Server
  • Experience in install, configure, and support Workflow Manager
  • Experience with SharePoint OOTB workflow as well as third party workflow tool such as Nintex
  • Experience in integration with ADFS Federation services and External IDPs
  • Troubleshoots and corrects issues and concerns to affect the functionality of the web sites.
  • Assigns windows authentication permissions to provide access and functionality of web sites with different levels of access allowed.
  • Submit Domain Name Services requests to allow for the addition, modification and deletion of host names, and A records.
  • Develops and maintains detailed and accurate documentation as requested by the Service Manager, team lead and/or CTR. Documentation may be required for operational procedures, troubleshooting aids, and technical analyses for products, features, and capabilities.
  • Ensures all changes are logged through the use of listserv archive lists, and division, branch, and team change management procedures.

Job Requirements
  • At least three years of experience working in a Windows server environment
  • In depth knowledge and experience in Windows Servers 2012, 2008 configurations and administration.
  • At least three years of experience with the SharePoint application, with formal training; experience with SharePoint implementation.
  • Microsoft SharePoint Certifications a plus.
  • Microsoft Office desktop application integration with SharePoint
  • Knowledge of Microsoft .NET Framework and ASP.NET is a plus.
  • Excellent problem management and troubleshooting skills and ability to diagnose and resolve SharePoint and web service related problems
  • Experience and expertise in VMware ESX virtual servers on Cisco/Client Blade hardware is desirable.
  • Great customer service and interfacing with cross functional teams required.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Applicants selected will be subject to a Public Trust background security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to sensitive information. US Citizens or Permanent Residents only.