SharePoint Functional Architect

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Fort Meade, Maryland
Remote, Based in Maryland

REQ#: RQ96922

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

GDIT is seeking a SharePoint Functional Architect to help support an exciting new Cloud Service Offering contract, Defense Enterprise Office Solutions (DEOS), in Fort Meade, MD. This position will require the employee to report onsite at least 3-4 days a week. 

NOTE: This position is contingent upon contract funding and tasking. 


The SharePoint Functional Architect provides applied subject matter expertise to governance, knowledge and data management, solution development, high level analysis, assessment, migration, design, testing, and training.  He/She will resolve problems which require an intimate knowledge of the related functional subject matter. The SharePoint Functional Architect will apply principles and methods of the subject matter to specialized solutions. Additional responsibilities include the following: 

  • Working in partnership with the SharePoint Technical Architect, functions as the primary SharePoint Online, Teams, and OneDrive for Business functional 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 within the environment. This includes architecture, file system structures, workflows, and solutions as they apply to SharePoint Online, Teams, and OneDrive for Business. 

  • Assists with architecture and implementation of new solutions approved for integration into the IL6 O365 environment 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 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

  • Level II 8570 Certification (Security+ CE or equivalent) 

  • Bachelor of Science Degree

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

  • Expertise in SharePoint Online / Teams 

  • Expertise with solution design within SharePoint Online using out of the box capabilities 

  • High proficiency with complex migrations into SharePoint Online 

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

  • High proficiency handling taxonomy, metadata, and site mapping 

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

  • 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

  • Able to report onsite as indicated above

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.