Sharepoint Engineer - Implementation & Migration

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  • Location:

    Lancashire, England

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  • Salary:

    £55 - £60 per hour

  • Contact:

    Phil Johnson

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  • Published:

    10 months ago

  • Duration:

    5 months +

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Sharepoint Engineer - Implementation & Migration

+ 5 month initial contract

+ £55 to £60 per hour

Fully remote

+ Outside IR35

+ SC Clearance required

Key Skills:

+ IIS & Sharepoint

+ Sharepoint Data Migration

+ Powershell

Role Description

This role is suitable for an engineer with excellent SharePoint implementation, migration, and support experience.

Overall Role Purpose

Providing Microsoft SharePoint expert support and SME advice ensuring applications are kept running from a remote location. Provide expert support and SME advice for new projects.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Primarily perform project work involving building and migrating SharePoint farms and data

  • Learn the Production Integration Process and assume responsibilities for ensuring a smooth transition for relevant projects from development to production.

  • Perform project work consisting of installation and configuration of products.

  • Provide SME level advice on solution design, critical problem areas, training and related areas.

  • Working proactively to ensure problems do not occur by monitoring and optimising performance.

  • Assist in the resolution of helpdesk tickets, and where appropriate raise and progress change requests.

  • Liaise with various other multi-disciplined IT support teams to ensure timely resolution of mission critical service outages

Typical Outputs and Deliverables

  • Managing and building of SharePoint environments

  • Migration of SharePoint Data

  • Work to SLA thresholds for incident(s) and problem(s)

  • Self-Development

  • Mentoring of Junior Staff

  • Adhering to internal business processes

Key Attributes

  • Excellent computer knowledge/skill including MS Operating Systems

  • Excellent understanding of Microsoft web technologies including IIS and SharePoint

  • Excellent knowledge of SharePoint data migration using built-in or 3rd party tools e.g. Metalogix Content Matrix

  • Excellent knowledge of Powershell, and SharePoint and Nintex workflows

  • Excellent understanding of computer networking\VPNs\SSL, security, install and configuration processes, typical SharePoint architectures and topologies, PKI, federation (ADFS), identity management, active directory, Office 365, web technologies (HTML, CSS, javascript).

  • Knowledge of SharePointPnP, spfx, Devops and Agile.

  • Knowledge of cloud services such as Azure and AWS

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Team player and innovator

  • Willing to mentor junior staff

  • Ability to problem solve in complex scenarios under pressure