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Sharepoint Administrator

Sharepoint Administrator

Job Description

SharePoint Administrator
Initial Duration: 6 - 12 Months...possible Long-Term need (Multi-Year Contract)
W2/Employee Pay Rate: Open


As a member of our IT team, you will be responsible for the administration and maintenance of the SharePoint application and servers in the SharePoint farm.



Server Administration

  • Set up and configure SharePoint Services on servers.
  • Maintain web front-end servers and some aspects of database servers.
  • Maintain the integrity and reliability of access to information -- this includes being responsible for backup and recovery practices.


SharePoint Application Administration

  • Assist with creating and maintaining sites and site collections.
  • Assist with site customization using SharePoint Designer.
  • Deploy and administer SharePoint portals.
  • Establish and maintain end-user access policy and permissions. This may include delegating permissions authority to other users.


Job Requirements

Position Requirements 

Formal Education & Certification

  • College diploma or university degree in the field of computer science and/or […] years equivalent work experience.
  • MCSE 2003 or higher.


Knowledge & Experience

  • Proven experience with Microsoft SharePoint 2007 or 2010 administration.
  • Working technical knowledge of current messaging and collaboration systems software, protocols, and standards, including Microsoft SharePoint.
  • Knowledge of industry best practices for e-mail privacy and regulatory compliance, routing, filtering, monitoring, tiered storage, backup, and disaster recovery.
  • Strong working knowledge of patch management and change control practices.
  • Extensive experience with Active Directory.
  • Extensive support experience with IIS and .NET application architecture.
  • Experience with Microsoft SQL Server database management.
  • Experience with high-availability design (failover systems and data replication).
  • Previous exposure to server virtualization technologies.


Personal Attributes

  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Strong interpersonal and oral communication skills.
  • Skilled at working within a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Ability to present ideas and solutions in business-friendly and user-friendly language.
  • Ability to conduct research into software issues and products as required.
  • Highly self-motivated and self-directed.
  • Keen attention to detail.

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Contractor
Job Type Information Technology
Education Not Specified
Experience Not Specified
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Energy - Utilities - Gas - Electric
Required Travel Not Specified
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Sharepoint Administrator

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