Sharepoint Architect

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Oceanside, California

REQ#: RQ108679

Travel Required: Less than 10%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a SharePoint Architect with both technical and functional expertise in SPO, Teams, and One Drive for Business to help support an exciting new Cloud Service Offering contract, Defense Enterprise Office Solutions (DEOS). This position will require the employee to report full-time onsite in Oceanside, CA. 


The SharePoint Architect will perform administrative support for on-premises domain and office productivity services as well as cloud administration of a Microsoft Office 365 tenant and services. Successful candidate provides applied subject matter expertise to governance, knowledge and data management, solution development, high level analysis, collection, assessment, migration, design, development, modeling, simulation, integration, installation, testing, training, documentation, and implementation. Resolves problems which require an intimate knowledge of the related subject matter. Applies principles and methods of the subject matter to specialized solutions.   

Responsibilities include the following:  

  • Functions as the primary SharePoint Online, Teams, and OneDrive for Business expert across multiple project teams and across functional units (where appropriate), while serving as a key coordinator between multiple project teams to document and implement new initiatives  

  • Assumes a lead role in the creation of the Governance, CONOPS, and SOP documentation for SharePoint Online, Teams, and OneDrive for Business  

  • Provides input into SharePoint technologies training and best practice guidance documentation as needed  

  • Assists in design and implementation of required components.  This includes architecture, STIG application, system hardening, file system structures, workflows, and solutions as applies to SharePoint Online, Teams, and OneDrive for Business. 

  • Assists with architecture and implementation of new solutions approved for integration as pertains to SharePoint Online, Teams, and OneDrive for Business  

  • Assists with testing, management, and reporting of new and existing capabilities in SharePoint Online, Teams, and OneDrive for Business    

  • Works with the SharePoint Developers and Engineers as needed to assist with design of appropriate solutions to meet customer needs and expectations  

  • Participates in team and customer interactions to analyze, design, and document SharePoint solutions and architecture suited to specific business needs and processes  

  • Oversees and assists with assessments, documentation, and presentation of results to customers in preparation for migrations of their current SharePoint, OneDrive, and File shares into O365 and SharePoint Online  

  • Works with project teams and customers to plan, document, oversee and/or assist with migrations of customer data into SharePoint Online, Teams, and OneDrive for Business  

  • Provides responses for other team members in support of end user support requests as needed   

  • Other duties as assigned  

Required Qualifications:         

  • Active DoD Top Secret clearance  

  • Must possess at least ONE of the following certifications:  

  • ---> CompTIA Security+ CE 

  • ---> GIAC Security Essentials (GSEC) 

  • ---> Systems Security Certified Practitioner (SSCP) 

  • ---> CompTIA CASP+ CE 

  • ---> Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) 

  • ---> Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) 

  • ---> GIAC Certified Enterprise Defender (GCED) 

  • ---> GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCIH) ​

  • Bachelor of Science Degree 

  • 6 years of experience (additional years of experience and/or certifications may be considered in place of education) 

  • Expertise in Cloud, Azure, MS Office 365 environments with emphasis on SharePoint Online / Teams 

  • 3+ Years managing Office 365 services in a large-scale environment 

  • Expertise with environment and solution design and integration of out of the box and new components and features within Azure and O365   

  • High proficiency with establishing governance and policies for large organizations residing in a single tenant 

  • High proficiency handling taxonomy, metadata, and site mapping 

  • High proficiency with complex migrations into SharePoint Online   

  • High proficiency with PowerShell scripting in support of SharePoint configuration, management, and migrations  

  • Experience with multiple SharePoint assessment and migration tools (i.e. AvePoint, Metalogix, etc.) 

  • Experience with DoD entities and processes  

  • Familiarity building and executing within the SharePoint Framework  

  • Familiarity with JSON 

  • Exceptional analytical, research, and problem solving skills  

  • Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills including explaining technical and program requirements to both technical and non-technical audiences.  

  • Ability to thrive in a highly collaborative, fast-paced, growth-focused environment  

  • Proficient in the ability to effectively manage risks, issues, and change requests   

  • Ability to adapt to change effectively   

  • Strong and effective communication and presentation skills 

  • Strong attention to detail and highly organized   

  • Solid work ethic and the ability to work in a mission critical environment independently and as part of a team 

  • Willing to report full-time onsite as indicated above 


Desired Qualifications: 

  • Experience with GCC or higher environments a plus 


COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement: To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.