St Louis, Missouri

Summary / Description

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented SharePoint Adminisrator to join our team in St. Louis or Kansas City, MO to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.


General Duties

From a knowledge perspective, the SharePoint Architect/Administrator must have the following:

  • An advanced level of understanding of Windows operating system and hardware with basic server administration skills to include service packs and hot fixes.
  • General knowledge of networking – IP, DNS, Load Balancing as well as the concepts of Availability, Scalability, and Maintainability. This person should also understand firewalls, encryption and security zones.
  • An advanced understanding of Internet Information Server (IIS) and the basic operation of websites, Application Pools, IIS Administration, Ports, SSL Certifications (security certificates and wildcard certificates)
  • General knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server ‐ Basic operation, tuning, transaction log selection, backup and recovery, and maintenance planning. Since SharePoint is completely supported by a Microsoft SQL Server database, the SharePoint Architect/Administrator is expected to be knowledgeable at the database level.
  • An advanced level of understanding of SharePoint Central Administration, STSADM command command‐line administration tool for SharePoint IMPORT / EXPORT and BACKUP / RESTORE tasks, and the PowerShell administration modules.
  • SharePoint troubleshooting, event log administration, search administration troubleshooting and migration tasks with the concepts of a farm and the planning and implementation skills to implement Service Packs and Cumulative Updates.
  • Debugging skills and techniques for each of these areas identified above – troubleshooting issues can occur within or across one‐to‐many of these areas.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.


Responsible for SharePoint Operations to include the following:

  • Upgrade and Migration
  • Topology and Services
  • Security Configuration
  • Logging and Reporting
  • Global Configuration
  • Backup and Restore
  • Data Configuration


Responsible for Backing up the whole SharePoint environment to include the following:

  • SQL Server Backup (Shared with SQL Admin)
  • SharePoint Backup


Responsible for the providing input on the acquisition of the products to support the SharePoint architecture and have the ability to install and maintain the SharePoint hardware infrastructure.

  • Provide day‐to‐day operations support to Portal Team
  • Review existing SharePoint infrastructure setup & develop best practices and input on operational guidelines
  • Install software to supports the environment
  • Install operating system & security updates
  • Install operating system updates, upgrades patches, and service packs
  • Maintain system, application, security and SharePoint, IIS event logs
  • Maintain registry settings and environmental settings.
  • Manage Network Load Balancing
  • Responsible for all Site collections on a web application

Responsible for taking charge by providing input to a team with solid recommendations for an architectural SharePoint solution; maximizing usability and enhancing user effectiveness and readiness

  • Connect with SharePoint Designer
  • Change images, CSS, Master pages and layouts (drafts only)
  • User Interface responsibilities



Education & Experience

  • Master’s degree in a related discipline and 10 years experience or equivalent.
  • Proficient SharePoint skills.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Ability to deal with people in a professional and courteous manner.
  • Ability to interface with senior management, clients and staff.
  • Ability to multi‐task and manage workload and deliverables under varying timelines.
  • Possess strict attention to detail with strong organizational skills.
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint; Outlook

Minimum Skills

Responsible for SharePoint Application Management to include the following:

  • SharePoint Web Application Management
  • SharePoint Site Management
  • External Service Connections
  • Office SharePoint Server Shared Services
  • Application Security
  • Search Administration
  • Workflow Management

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.

St Louis, Missouri

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