Sharepoint Consultant (SharePoint Specialist/developer)


Role: Sharepoint Consultant (SharePoint Specialist/developer)

Location: Montreal, QC



The company SharePoint Engineering team is responsible for the build of the SharePoint platform for firm wide collaboration as well as application hosting & development. Besides providing platform expertise, we offer economies of scale and ease of management by creating management & SDLC tools, APIs and other services for easy deployment of critical applications. A lot of our work involves enhancing the vendor offering, filling gaps and influencing the future roadmap of the product with the vendor.


The candidate will be part of a team that is responsible for the design, engineering and rollout of the SharePoint platform by addressing key deficiencies, integration with other systems, solution development along with application design & consulting for our business.


We seek a SharePoint Specialist/developer with a strong understanding of SharePoint sites to handle the migration of SharePoint 2010 sites to a SharePoint 2016 farm. A self starter with an ability to work in a globally dispersed team and clients spanning over 40,000 sites.


Skills Required:

·       80% technical proficiency / 20% Project management & Coordination

·       Extensive migration experience of SP2010 sites

·       Hands on experience in resolving migration issues specific to each site

·       Project management experience to coordinate with different owners since we have over 40,000 sites each with a different set of owners

·       Coordination, planning and execution of the migration

·       Is able to take a task and run with it

·       Is able to track issues, resolve them, escalate to the core engineering or Microsoft support as needed

·       Expert with SharePoint 2010/2016 OOB sites features and remediation including UI design and workflows

·       Expert with JavaScript remediation and general Web technologies

·       Expert with HTML/CSS/XML/XSLT/CAML

·       Strong communication skills as client interaction is required with many owners ranging from Business to technical users

·       Excellent problem solver

·       Excellent understanding of web technologies

·       Experience with Kerberos

·       Very detailed oriented

·       Strong understanding of SharePoint 2010 and SharePoint 2016 and the underlying technologies


Skills desired:

·       Experience with Metalogix Migration software

·       C#/.Net Developement

·       Powershell development

·       Education Level         Bachelor\’s Degree

·       Experience Level        Level 2