SharePoint Administrator (Job ID: 1214), MVP Health Care

Posted: 03/13/18 | SHARE:


MVP Health Care is a nationally-recognized, regional not-for-profit health plan.  We are committed to having a positive impact on the health and wellness of everyone and every community we serve. We care for more than 700,000 members across New York and Vermont, and we are powered by the ideas and energy of more than 1,600 employees – providing a wide range of health benefit plan options with attentive service and flexibility normally associated with a smaller company.  Stop settling for “just a job,” and join a company where you can reach your full potential…and make a positive difference!

As a service-optimized IT organization we are focused on delivering business value to our customers and are continually evolving the way MVP uses technology to grow our business. MVP’s SharePoint Administrator is critical to the growth of our collaboration tools.

The SharePoint Administrator will familiarize themselves with our current systems and architecture in order to recommend, and execute on, the appropriate design, build, and configuration of SharePoint online sites and site collections. This individual will perform site maintenance and provide insight and recommendations into other relevant SharePoint components while providing knowledge transfer to key internal technical staff.

The person in this role will act as a liaison among stakeholders in order to elicit, analyze, communicate and validate requirements and perform technical analysis for changes to business processes, policies and information systems. It is critical to collaborate with technical teams and architects to elicit technical requirements and constraints, as well as business partners and peers to understand the business problems and opportunities in the context of the requirements so as to develop solutions that enable the organization to achieve its goals.

Working hands-on with Microsoft technologies – including SharePoint, Office 365, Azure, SQL Server and Window Servers. Act as the SharePoint subject matter expert for the Technology Services O365 team. Administer all elements of Office 365 with specific focus on SharePoint. Day to day management of SharePoint Online environments including, but not limited to, site creations, maintenance of logs, usage reports and alerts. Development of SharePoint lists, libraries, web parts, workflows, sites/sub-sites, and SharePoint applications. Manage system security, access controls, and user permissions while ensuring compliance with the Information Security Officer’s guidelines and procedures. Translate business requirements into solutions, solving potentially complex problems. Maintain consistent, quality documentation to meet ongoing operations and business continuity requirements. Document SharePoint configuration and architecture, maintain software, patches, releases notes, and other relevant information for SharePoint and related services/servers. Transfer knowledge to key technical staff to ensure the sustainability of the SharePoint Online environment and assist in creating training materials for users of all experience levels. Assures continuity of the SharePoint sites for all system users. Be able to perform basic administration tasks in Powershell.




Minimum Education:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent work experience.

Minimum Experience:

At least three years’ experience in MS SharePoint administration experience is required.

•Hands on Experience in using Web Parts, Site Collections, Content Deployment, Site Columns, Content Types, Authorizations, Workflows, Advanced Search, Master pages and Content pages, Search settings.

•Experience in configuring service applications and configuring SharePoint Security.

•Experience in migrating content from different data sources to SharePoint.

•Experience building and managing SharePoint DR Infrastructure.

•Proven experience with optimization, troubleshooting principles, methodologies and issue resolution techniques.

Required Skills:

• Excellent verbal/written communication skills and the ability to convey thoughts and ideas clearly and effectively.

• Strong attention to detail, documentation and organizational skills.

• Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills.

• Strong Analytical and problem solving skills.

• Ability to set technical direction for a project or application.

Preferred Skills:

• SharePoint Administration certification (O365)

• Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert (MCSE): SharePoint or Microsoft Certified Solutions Developer (MCSD): SharePoint Applications.


Additional Information

Status: Full-Time, Exempt

MVP Health Care is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer). We recruit, employ, train, compensate, and promote without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other basis, e.g., Pay Transparency, protected by applicable federal, state or local law. Any person with a disability needing special accommodations to the application process, please contact Human Resources at

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