Alexandria, Virginia

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Position Summary/Responsibilities:


We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented SharePoint Administrator to join our team in Alexandria, VA to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.


The Senior SharePoint Administrator manages operational aspects of the development, integration and production SharePoint 2013 environments including availability, reliability, performance, monitoring and security of the platform. The Administrator must be able to work with very little supervision in a highly charged and fast paced environment. 


  • Oversee SharePoint 2013 Enterprise administrative functions to include task execution using Central Administration and PowerShell. Support the installation, configuration, security, operation, and maintenance of servers, equipment, and software related to SharePoint infrastructure.
  • Maintain and administer multiple Microsoft SharePoint 2013 Enterprise Farms (DEV, SAT, PROD) including daily monitoring of event logs, troubleshooting and performance analysis to monitor overall health.
  • Conduct routine monitoring and analysis to include Audit Log Reports evaluation, system and storage utilization reports, site and system usage, growth reports, and manage site collection quota settings.
  • Work with external teams to monitor and troubleshoot issues and requests related to load balancing, alerts, and SharePoint policies.
  • Work closely with SQL DBAs to ensure farm performance, monitor SQL storage levels, and coordinate required maintenance.
  • Manage all Enterprise SharePoint 2013 Service Applications such as Business Data Connectivity Service, Managed Metadata Service, User Profile Service, MySites and Search and the Workflow Manager.
  • Participate in planning and execution of tasks related to the evaluation of new SharePoint based initiatives including version upgrades, security patching, and integration with additional enterprise systems. 
  • Perform system administrative activities such SharePoint and .Net Framework patching and monitoring SharePoint content databases.
  • Work with internal Production Team to produce and analyze reports for SharePoint audits, content cleanup, and requested restructuring.
  • Maintain current industry knowledge of development concepts, best practices, and procedures for SharePoint 2013 solutions.



Required Skills:  

  • Minimum 15 years of IT experience and a Master’s degree or equivalent blend of education and experience.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills 
  • Strong interpersonal skills in a team-based development environment 
  • Experience working with support technologies:
    • Active Directory
    • MS SQL
    • PowerShell
    • IIS
    • F5 Load Balancing Technologies.
  • Candidate selected must be able to obtain and maintain government eligibility requirements.
  • Must meet U.S. Citizenship eligibility requirements.

About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.  As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.

Alexandria, Virginia

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