SharePoint Farm Administrator

  • Competitive
  • Basel, Basel-Stadt, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 27 Sep 16

SharePoint Farm Administrator

For our market leading and international client, Swisslinx are looking for an experienced SharePoint Farm Administrator with strong experiencing working on SharePoint 2013 on-premises farms for a challenging contract role in Basel, Switzerland. This role would start in October 2016 and run until March 2017.

This is a rare opportunity to be able to join such a prestigious institution at the forefront of their field.

SharePoint Farm Administrator

As the successful candidate, you will possess the following skills and experience:

• Minimum of 2 years of experience working primarily with SharePoint 2013 on-premises farms
• Strong Windows PowerShell scripting experience
• Proven experience in updating, upgrading and patching on premises SharePoint 2013 farms
• Proven experience with SharePoint Migration tools
• Outstanding problem solving skills and analytical approach
• Fluency in English (oral and written) - additional languages a plus

In this far reaching role you will apply your deep technical knowledge to work closely with business users to deliver a SharePoint solution addressing a broad range of business issues. Your responsibilities will include:

• Management of SharePoint On Premises Farms and their Service Applications
• Management of SharePoint Enterprise Search Services and the wider search corpus
• Migration of content from legacy systems
• Promotion and demotion of SharePoint Sites and related artefacts (e.g. Content Types) across environments
• Adhering and contributing to change management to maintain synchronisation across productive and non-productive environments
• Server maintenance (identification, impact analysis and scheduled deployment of patches; service packs, cumulative updates etc.)
• Maintaining healthy Services via monitoring and reporting
• Contributing to the SharePoint team on Infrastructural best-practices and Architecture decisions
• Supporting peers in the team on the wider rollout of SharePoint
• Acting as an interface to Site Collection Managers
• Maintain the security of the Farm and its assets, via best-practice, auditing and governance
• Contributing to documentation of configuration, topologies, processes, practices
• Analysing and reporting on SharePoint usage

Are you interested to work in an international environment in one of the leading financial sectors? Then apply now! We look forward to receiving your full application.