Sharepoint Architect

  • CT, CT
  • Full-time

Company Description


Job Description

SharePoint (ECM) Architect  - Job Description

Title Tier :

Tier 1

Experience :

Total 10+ years of experience with a minimum of 5 years of ECM experience

Position Description :

The role requires both broad and deep technology knowledge and the ability to architect SharePoint solutions by mapping common customer business problems to end-to-end technology solutions. Demonstrated ability to engage in senior level technology decision maker discussions related to agility, business value, and .NET is a must.

Responsibilities :


  • Develop project technology strategy by understanding key client objectives; diagnosing and mapping client requirements; articulating solution risks and barriers; recommending project approaches; preparing time and cost estimates; planning full project life cycle
  • Lead and facilitate information gathering sessions to validate business cases, gather and document business and functional objectives
  • Implement architecture by building components and custom designs; prototyping; data migration; maintaining technical integrity and consistency; documenting system
  • Validate system performance by developing and conducting test scripts; completing bug fixes
  • Prepares client to use IT infrastructure by developing and conducting training programs
  • Manage customer relationship by communicating SharePoint architecture standards and frameworks; answering questions; resolving concerns and issues
  • Establishing architectural and development standards around SharePoint.


Required Skills

/Qualifications :

  • 10+ years experience in IT
  • 5+ years of experience working with SharePoint 2007/2010/2013.  Experience with other WCM/ECM products is a plus (Vignette, Day, Alfresco, Interwoven, Tridion, Stellent, Fatwire, Sitecore, etc. )
  • 5+ years in application architecture/enterprise architecture, systems integration and development, package implementation
  • Expert in SharePoint Farm sizing, installation, configuration, deployment etc.,
  • Experience in migration of other CMS/Portal platforms to SharePoint
  • Proven leadership and managerial skills to independently manage teams, during multiple phases of the project lifecycle
  • Strong skills to effectively interface with client executives
  • Good business analysis/redesign skills with architecture and implementation experience
  • Requirements analysis, conceptual, logical and detailed design skills
  • Configuration planning, testing, change management and support experience
  • Project management with complex projects and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Experience integrating search technology is a plus (Autonomy, Endeca, FAST, etc. ) with content management
  • Knowledge of Web architectures including portals, application servers, security, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) and .Net technologies.
  • Knowledge of relational database technologies and data access patterns and frameworks.
  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems or related field
  • Additional technical qualifications include hands-on experience in several of the following products or technologies:.NET Development Platform (Visual Studio, .Net Framework), C#, C++, VB.Net, ASP.Net, WinForms, Databases, Transact-SQL, XML, Soap, Web Services, agile development, methodologies, SQL Server, BizTalk, Exchange, Microsoft Office SharePoint Server, Performance Pivot, Performance Point

Other Skills (desired) :


  • Demonstrated consulting skills, including client relationships and team facilitation
  • Well-developed organizational and interpersonal communications skills
  • General understanding of the business environment, models and motivations
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, such as meeting facilitation, presentation and documentation
  • Have strong collaboration and influencing skills
  • Project management experience is a plus
  • Consulting experience with a large multi-national is a plus
  • Work experience in the Insurance, Banking, Financial Services, Healthcare, Communication industries is a plus.


  • Ability to apply for a visa – no prior visa rejections.
  • International travel to client location for short/long term as needed.



BS in Computer Science

Additional Information


For more details you can call me @ 408 789 7077 or email