SharePoint Administrator

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    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    Jack Williams

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    10 months ago

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SharePoint Administrator

Our client is looking for a SharePoint Administrator to be responsible for SharePoint related requests and incidents within a busy operational team. To succeed in this role, you must have a strong desire to continually improve themselves, the team and the business-critical services they provide across the wider business.

We're looking for someone that is invested in learning and understanding the current, as well as future developments in SharePoint and its surrounding technologies to ensure that the services provided are optimal and any beneficial feature enhancements are fully leveraged.

You'll have a demonstrable knowledge of SharePoint and its potential use cases supporting multiple facets across the organisation. There will be a requirement to effectively integrate and communicate with developers, as well as multiple delivery teams globally to provide innovative solutions to complex issues. A core part of the role is the ability to effectively and efficiently manage the delivery of an increasingly complex SharePoint service being leveraged.

Key Accountabilities

Working within a team of operations engineers, the role requires the following skills:

  • Working as part of an integrated team, managing, monitoring and administering SharePoint Farms, software applications, within Development, Test, QA and Production environments
  • SharePoint 2013/2016 Enterprise installation, configuration, patching and administration including PowerShell Scripting
  • Troubleshoot SharePoint errors
  • Review / support of technical documentation

Key Capabilities/Knowledge

  • SharePoint 2013/2016 (Enterprise)
  • SharePoint Configuration, Administration and Monitoring
  • PowerShell Scripting
  • SharePoint Security Model, SSL Security Certificates, Kerberos, NTLM, TLS, Network Protocols and Ciphers
  • Deployment of SharePoint Solutions and Features
  • Internet Information Server (IIS)
  • Provides technical support for SharePoint users and Developers
  • SharePoint Min-Role Architecture and how to apply patches
  • Proven record of working in large scale SharePoint Farm deployments
  • Proactive System Monitoring and Health
  • Capacity, Performance and Security Management
  • Data Management and Security
  • Application and Security Patching
  • Excellent troubleshooting skills
  • Full stack management of complex, large scale SharePoint Enterprise 2010, 2013, 2016 and Online environments
  • Establishment and adoption of best practices and development standards
  • Woking to set SLA's / OLA's

Desirable Skills:

  • Knowledge of Agile working practices
  • Knowledge of Desired State Configuration
  • Development background