Remote SharePoint Administrator

Alcor Solutions Inc. - Arlington, VA


Alcor Solutions is looking for a remote contract SharePoint Administrator for a client of ours. The work will be 40-50 hours a month.


  • Support, configure, and develop the SharePoint environments
  • Maintain and administer SharePoint services, including search, content hub, user profile and excel services.
  • Develop, configure and maintain document libraries, enterprise lists and site collections.
  • Manage SharePoint end user accounts, permissions and access rights in accordance with best-practices regarding privacy and security.
  • Ability to maintain and manage SharePoint Search Administration
  • Support end users with all SharePoint related issues.
  • Develop training materials and provide training to users with varying levels of skills.
  • Analyze and assess existing business systems and procedures.
  • Assist in the definition, development, and documentation of business requirements, objectives, deliverable, and specifications on a project-by-project basis in collaboration with users, stakeholders, and customers.
  • Test recommended, emerging SharePoint and application development software products, languages, and standards in support of procurement and development efforts.
  • Assist with efficient implementation of new software products, tools or systems and for resolution of any adaptation issues.
  • Assist with software improvements and upgrades.
  • Comfortable making Group Policy and Registry changes/implementations and other related security changes as needed.
  • Liaise with network administrators, systems analysts, and software engineers to assist in resolving problems with SharePoint framework, sites, and information.
  • Enhance SharePoint functionality and/or performance as necessary.
  • Generate website statistics and reports as needed, using custom or packaged tools.
  • Develop and maintain user and technical manuals and guidelines.
  • Work with desktop support staff on deployment of necessary end user software.
  • Reviews internal critical security vulnerability reports for action.
  • Monitors and completes requests and incident resolution via SharePoint Help Desk ticketing system.
  • Perform Daily, Weekly and Monthly administrative task to keep SharePoint healthy
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor's degree with preferred study in information technology, computer science, business or equivalent experience and certifications.
  • Microsoft Certified System Engineer and/or Microsoft Certified Exchange System Administrator REQUIRED 5+ years of Microsoft SharePoint 2013 (or newer) administration or design experience.
  • 10+ years total IT experience required.
  • 5+ years of Microsoft SQL administration experience.
  • 5+ years of Microsoft Active Directory administration experience
  • Ability to be able to run and/or write or modify PowerShell scripts is desired
  • Extensive knowledge of Windows Server operating systems and Active Directory. Experience with HP Intel x86 Servers, Windows Server
  • The ability to work independently and with teams.
  • Ability to work within an Active Directory Cross Domain Environment
  • A customer oriented attitude and desire to help others succeed. Demonstrated effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Personal and professional integrity which communicates a sense of mission, leadership, and ability to self-start. Committed to providing quality customer service.
  • A demonstrated positive and proactive approach in identifying problems, creating innovative solutions and managing projects.
  • Proven thorough ability to develop strategy as well as write, communicate, facilitate, and present to all levels of IT, internal staff and management.
  • Ability to create best practice methodologies and tools, policies and procedures, whitepapers, and other standard business communications.
  • Ability to effectively present information to top management, public groups, and/or boards of directors
  • Experience with SharePoint 2013 fundamentals including out of the box web parts, lists, content types, workflows, templates and master pages.
  • Understanding of SharePoint administration including management of service applications, web applications, site collection administration, solution deployment, and backup/restore via Central Administration and PowerShell. Experience using SharePoint Designer and deploying solutions.
  • Understanding of lnfoPath forms development and deployment.
  • Relational database and operating systems experience with MS SQL 2012 database, integration and reporting solutions to be integrated with the SharePoint farm.
  • Experience in training and/or teaching software applications is a plus. Excellent communication and customer service skills are a must. The ability to work in a fast-paced regulated environment is desired.

Job Type: Contract


  • sharepoint: 5 years (Preferred)

Work Location:

  • Remote/Work from home