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|Windows Server Administrator / SharePoint Guru,   Durban,   South Africa|
GTconsult is the fast growing SharePoint and social experience companies in South Africa with branches in Cape Town, Durban and Johannesburg. With exciting growth potential and a vibey team we provide a great entrepreneurial environment to all staff. GTconsult is looking for a self-motivated, technical expert aka SharePoint Guru who has had experience in managing Windows servers, SQL and SharePoint to join their Durban team. The guru should have a good understanding of SharePoint and how to manage a SharePoint farm, but should also bring fresh creative ideas to the table in terms of execution of their work.
Building, monitoring and administering SharePoint is what a guru’s life is all about. They speak in technical jargon comparing RAM, CPU and Disk IOPS all day every day. A guru’s sole purpose on this earth is to put an end to correlation error ID’s and make the SharePoint environment a smooth and awesome experience.
Desired Skills and Experience
Key Responsibilities / Performance Requirements:
Install and configure SharePoint infrastructure.
Plan, design and implement SharePoint security including, but not limited to, authentication, security roles, user groups, audiences, and item level security.
Plan, design and implement SharePoint data protection, backup and recovery.
Plan and design improvements to SharePoint performance as directed.
Perform corrective SharePoint administration, configuration and maintenance as required.
Create documentation for any function performed under any competency as directed.
Plan, design, implement and modify navigational and aesthetic changes to SharePoint pages as directed.
MS SharePoint 2010 and 2013 installation, configuration, and troubleshooting experience.
Microsoft SQL administration and troubleshooting
2+ years of experience with SharePoint administration
2+ years of experience with SQL server
Completes other projects and special assignments as requested by supervisor and/or Senior Management
Assist with design and implementation of IT technology projects as directed.
Determine and document IT policies, processes, and procedures.
Assist in resolving employee computer problems escalated by the Help Desk.
Microsoft SharePoint: SharePoint 2007/2010/2013, InfoPath, SharePoint Portal,, SharePoint Designer, SharePoint Service Provider, Workflows, SharePoint API, SharePoint Administration
Experience with Windows scripting technologies (ADSI, WMI, WSH, and PowerShell).
Oversees Intranet /SharePoint development and maintenance
Formulates systems to parallel overall business strategies
Understanding all features of SharePoint 2007/2010/2013 including document management and records management across multiple versions and able to communicate the benefits of those features to business decision makers. Education/Training
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent experience
Ability to read and interpret documents such as policy and procedure manuals
At least 2 years’ experience managing IT systems for a mid-size to large company.
Knowledge and experience with networking technologies including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, SNMP, SMTP and other standard Internet protocols.
Experience installing, deploying, and maintaining computer hardware in a data center environment.
Demonstrated success and experience in managing projects from creation to completion.
Demonstrated ability to promote technology.
Must be self-motivated and able to work independently and within a team environment.
Must have excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
Must be able to provide 24x7 on call support for IT emergencies.
Microsoft SharePoint (WSS 3, 2010, 2013)
Microsoft Office Products
Microsoft SQL Server (2008, 2012) Reporting Services SQL Profiler
Windows Server Administration (2003/2008/2012) IIS Active Directory
About this company
GTconsult - Everything SharePoint
GTconsult began as the brainchild of a pair of accomplished technological fundi's, in their own right having established a name in the industry through dedication to their belief that technology could be implemented more effectively.
The GTconsult team provides the core of the G&T enterprise, which is strongly bolstered by our cloud offerings. Through the consultative process GTconsult will allow you to not only achieve your strategic roadmap, but also provide the right mix of business and technological skills to allow you to implement your project correctly.
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