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SharePoint Administrator

Raleigh, NC | Full Time

Job Description

Syms Strategic Group (SSG) is seeking a talented SharePoint and Microsoft 365 (M365) System Administrator

Location: North Carolina

Department: Veterans Affairs (VA)

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Experienced

Security Clearance Level: Public Trust (MBI) 

Military Veterans are highly encouraged to apply!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

SharePoint and M365 System Administrator

The SharePoint and M365 System Administrator should be highly skilled in providing system administration services to the federal government sector

  • Keep SharePoint and M365 servers/systems operating at peak performance and maintain accessibility for end-users
  • Create and delete all network/user/non-personal entity/Email accounts
  • Manage space on the network drives
  • Monitor system performance to determine current and potential problems
  • Propose system additions and enhancements to improve performance
  • Support major system architecture changes and server/device migration
  • Support and maintain the operating systems, patches, upgrades, and Information Assurance (IA) requirements of all systems
  • Monitor and report on the status of the network and system devices
  • Ensure that systems are online and available
  • Perform regular backups of network files and restoration of files, as necessary
  • Perform test restores from backup tapes weekly and document the results

Required Skills and Experience

  • At least 5-8 years of technical experience
  • Expertise in Microsoft 365 (M365) full application suite to include but not limited to SharePoint Online, Power Apps, PowerBI, and PowerAutomate, TEAMS
  • Expert knowledge of SharePoint 2016, 2019, and SharePoint Online platform version and M365 full application suite to include but not limited to Power Apps, PowerBI, PowerAutomate, TEAMS
  • Hands-on experience with architecting SharePoint 2019 farms and migrating from SharePoint 2016 to SharePoint 2019

Preferred/Desired Experience

  • See above

Formal Education

Bachelor’s Degree preferred

Citizenship Requirement

U.S. Citizenship required for this specific opportunity

Security Clearance Requirements

Possess or be eligible for a Public Trust Clearance


  1. SSG will not make assumptions regarding your qualifications. Your answers to the mandatory screening questions must be supported by the information on your resume.  Applications with inconsistencies will not be considered.
  2. Recruiters or Third parties will not be considered
  3. This is a North Carolina based position and is 100% remote.  Other U.S. based locations may be considered except for CA, CO, NJ, NY, which will not be considered.  

U.S Citizenship is required for this specific opportunity. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information and be able to obtain a government-granted security clearance. Individuals may also be subject to a background investigation including, but not limited to criminal history, employment and education verification, drug testing, and creditworthiness.

Syms Strategic Group, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, or genetic information.


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