Blackstone Talent Group, an award-winning technology consulting and talent agency is seeking a Sr. SharePoint Architect to join our team at our client’s site in Alexandria, VA.
Roles and Responsibilities :
Provide SharePoint administration and technical support for SharePoint 2016 on-premise environments and SharePoint Online
Maintain and administer Microsoft Windows 2016 Servers, including daily monitoring, troubleshooting, patching and performance analysis
Work closely with Senior SharePoint Developers, Project Managers, Technical Leads, Business Analysts, and business office subject matter experts on a variety of projects.
Connect with a growing team that develops innovative solutions
Work independently on tasks within a larger development team in an Agile like environment
Create and maintain technical documentation
Maintain an awareness of new and emerging technologies, providing a detailed analysis on capabilities and potential impact on our client’s architectural landscape
Provide ongoing support for SharePoint related issues / inquiries
Act as a central point of contact for issues and concerns related to all SharePoint environments and tools
Assist and advise business users in the effective use of applications and information technology
Required Skills :
11+ years of relevant experience and a Bachelor's degree is required. Commensurate experience for education.
8+ years of Windows Server Administration
5+ years of SharePoint administration and architecture experience with SharePoint 2016 and Office 365
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and an ability to present complex technical solutions to non-technical staff or customers
Experience with SharePoint Designer workflows, and InfoPath Form design
Experience with SQL Server and cluster needs pertaining to SharePoint with high availability and disaster recovery
Experience in configuring and troubleshooting Active Directory Federated Services (ADFS) with claims aware applications
Experience of investigating complex SharePoint issues relating to administration, performance, and customization
Experience with PowerShell in automating tasks and generating reports
Experience performing SharePoint migrations and hybrid integration
Preferred Skills :
Experience hosting SharePoint in a cloud service provider (Amazon Web Services)
Networking experience in IPv4 / v6, switching, routing, firewalls and load balancers
Experience with Active Directory, DNS and Group Policy Management
Office integration with different platforms : Windows, 3rd party network shares / OS, mobiles, SharePoint, OneDrive and Teams
Experience using Visual Studio for .NET / C# SharePoint Development
Understanding of Fiddler, Browser Developer Tools and Browsers Settings
Knowledge and experience on related Log Analysis (Event Viewer, ULS Viewer)
Experience with development in SharePoint Online (PowerAutomate / Flow, Forms, PowerApps)
Experience supporting SharePoint migrations to Microsoft Office 365
Knowledge of HA Architecture, Custom Roles and Zero Downtime Patching
Knowledge of SharePoint performance thresholds, software boundaries and limits
Experience with 3rd party tools such as Bamboo, DocAve, Layer2
Knowledge SQL reporting services and PowerBI
Microsoft SharePoint Certification
Blackstone Talent Group is a division of Blackstone Technology Group, a global IT services and solutions firm that implements technological solutions across commercial industry verticals and the US Federal Government.
Blackstone’s global talent augmentation practice was founded in 1998. Blackstone Talent Group has offices in San Francisco, Denver, Houston, Colorado Springs, and Washington, DC.
We specialize in providing clients the best talent across a variety of industries and sectors.
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