Solution Architect

Matthews International - Pittsburgh, PA3.2

30+ days ago
Auto req ID 6569BR
Business Title Solution Architect
Country United States
State/Province Pennsylvania
City Pittsburgh
Regular / Temporary: Regular
Full-Time / Part-Time: Full-time
Overall Job Summary Matthews International is seeking a SharePoint/Office 365 Architect. This role will be responsible for establishing best practices, defining governance and general oversight of the enterprise usage of the SP/O365suite.

Job Responsibilities
Develop functional and program specifications, design, test, implement, support, and maintain a complex SharePoint environment
Assess requirements and work with business owners and technical staff to design and provide best-fit solutions
Function as the primary contact for management, end-users and development staff on all issues related to SharePoint
Manage both IT and Business projects as needed following strict project management methodologies
Plan, design, build, test and implement enhancements for the SharePoint environment
Manage and maintain the existing architecture and determine best ways to keep the current architecture current and scalable
Delegate responsibilities to team members and external consultants
Research, plan and implement software patches and fixes
Research and solve simple and complex problems
Facilitate root cause analysis on problems where appropriate, and identify action items/recommendations to address issues
Assess requirements and translate them into plans
Maintain documentation and lessons learned, best practices, and quality improvement documentation
Experience with Active Directory and Office 365 Synchronization
Azure AD maintenance and support
Determine timeframes for deliverables
Provide functional expertise and consultation to the users and technical staff
Communicate status of work to appropriate senior manager and stakeholders
Identify new and alternative approaches to performing business activities
Analysis of business processes, including recognition of the potential for automation of the processes, assessment of the costs and potential benefits of the new approaches considered
Responsible for other duties assigned by management
Ability to multi-task and perform in an interrupt driven environment
Work with partners and vendors
System functionality based on user requirements and thorough testing
Deliver timely, cost-effective solutions for the projects
Define and comply with processes to maintain high availability and stability of application/system
Timely resolution of Problems and Issues
Accurate and timely completion of assigned components of the detailed project/plan
Adequately planning for and executing training of end users
Timely completion of assigned deliverables

Qualifications / Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, business administration or psychology
Expert knowledge of Office 365 and Sharepoint Online
10+ years experience working with Sharepoint and Office 365
Strong Architectural knowledge of SharePoint
Extensive experience with Power BI, Flow, Teams, Groups and Power Apps
Ability to perform independent project development and fulfillment
Strong Administration knowledge of SharePoint, including Farm Administration, Search driven content / publishing, display templates and 3rd party authentication providers
Strong Solution development knowledge of SharePoint using its various built-in and 3rd party modules/components
Strong Program development knowledge (ie, developing SharePoint as a Service)
Strong Application/Solution Governance development knowledge
Strong Leadership abilities
Nintex Certification
Microsoft Certifications
Data, application and integration technical skills
Excellent people skills
Ability to work within a fast paced, demanding environment
Ability to work within a team environment
Experience using the following technology: MS SharePoint 2013/2016, Visual Studio / NET, MS SQL, Nintex, Sparqube, Layer2
EEO Statement: Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Matthews International is seeking a SharePoint/Office 365 Architect. This role will be responsible for establishing best practices, defining governance and general oversight of the enterprise usage of the SP/O365suite.

Job Responsibilities
Develop functional and program specifications, design, test, implement, support, and maintain a complex SharePoint environment
Assess requirements and work with business owners and technical staff to design and provide best-fit solutions
Function as the primary contact for management, end-users and development staff on all issues related to SharePoint
Manage both IT and Business projects as needed following strict project management methodologies
Plan, design, build, test and implement enhancements for the SharePoint environment
Manage and maintain the existing architecture and determine best ways to keep the current architecture current and scalable
Delegate responsibilities to team members and external consultants
Research, plan and implement software patches and fixes
Research and solve simple and complex problems
Facilitate root cause analysis on problems where appropriate, and identify action items/recommendations to address issues
Assess requirements and translate them into plans
Maintain documentation and lessons learned, best practices, and quality improvement documentation
Experience with Active Directory and Office 365 Synchronization
Azure AD maintenance and support
Determine timeframes for deliverables
Provide functional expertise and consultation to the users and technical staff
Communicate status of work to appropriate senior manager and stakeholders
Identify new and alternative approaches to performing business activities
Analysis of business processes, including recognition of the potential for automation of the processes, assessment of the costs and potential benefits of the new approaches considered
Responsible for other duties assigned by management
Ability to multi-task and perform in an interrupt driven environment
Work with partners and vendors
System functionality based on user requirements and thorough testing
Deliver timely, cost-effective solutions for the projects
Define and comply with processes to maintain high availability and stability of application/system
Timely resolution of Problems and Issues
Accurate and timely completion of assigned components of the detailed project/plan
Adequately planning for and executing training of end users
Timely completion of assigned deliverables

Qualifications / Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, business administration or psychology
Expert knowledge of Office 365 and Sharepoint Online
10+ years experience working with Sharepoint and Office 365
Strong Architectural knowledge of SharePoint
Extensive experience with Power BI, Flow, Teams, Groups and Power Apps
Ability to perform independent project development and fulfillment
Strong Administration knowledge of SharePoint, including Farm Administration, Search driven content / publishing, display templates and 3rd party authentication providers
Strong Solution development knowledge of SharePoint using its various built-in and 3rd party modules/components
Strong Program development knowledge (ie, developing SharePoint as a Service)
Strong Application/Solution Governance development knowledge
Strong Leadership abilities
Nintex Certification
Microsoft Certifications
Data, application and integration technical skills
Excellent people skills
Ability to work within a fast paced, demanding environment
Ability to work within a team environment
Experience using the following technology: MS SharePoint 2013/2016, Visual Studio / NET, MS SQL, Nintex, Sparqube, Layer2
EEO Statement: Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.