Lead Sharepoint Developer - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

District of Columbia
United States



SAIC is looking for a Lead Sharepoint Developer to develop and support out-of-the-box and custom SharePoint solutions using custom scripts, web parts and features pertaining to agency objectives and goals, public programs, education, research, and other initiatives within the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC), an independent agency of the United States government. The team operates within the agency’s Information Technology Infrastructure Operations Department (ITIOD). The role is a part of the Development, Modernization, and Enhancement Team providing engineering solutions in support of the PBGC ITIOD.

  • Provides support for SharePoint applications

  • Interfaces directly with stakeholders to develop quality applications and presentations that meet the standards and needs of the application

  • Provides services to support management, ensures maximum effectiveness in the use of resources for the timely completion of projects

  • Demonstrates written and oral communication skills

  • Recommends changes to applications, content, and presentations as necessary to enhance effectiveness of applications 

  • Offer strategic guidance to client and able to provide Level of Efforts (LOEs) and manage development efforts, determine priorities, and help meet the client’s objectives

  • Offer technical guidance to other developers on the team and assists them with developing complex designs as needed

  • Conducts technical reviews of the team’s work to ensure timeliness and adherence to development standards and best practices

  • Provides communication and reports to SharePoint team lead on team’s performance and potential roadblocks

This position is temporarily remote due to Covid-19.



Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or another applicable field and five (5) years or more experience; (9) years of experience in lieu Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience

  • 5+ years SharePoint client-side development experience using JavaScript frameworks/libraries and other relevant front-end web technologies

Desired Skills:

  • Extensive experience with client-side technologies such as JavaScript, jQuery, CAML, XSLT, Rest API/ Web Services to be able to use the SharePoint client object model (CSOM) to query lists, manipulate list items and create on-demand reports and mashup of data to deliver content in an easy to understand manner. 

  • Extensive experience of HTML, CSS, XSLT and Master Pages to manipulate look and feel of SharePoint sites and deliver a user-friendly experience to the client 

  • Extensive experience using InfoPath and SharePoint designer to develop workflows and data view web parts 

  • Experience with all aspects of SharePoint, including roles, permissions and hierarchy, taxonomy, infrastructure design, metadata and search, SharePoint services, SharePoint Designer and InfoPath.

  • Experience with out-of-the-box SharePoint capabilities, including hierarchy, permissions, site and list templates, web parts development, workflow and content management. 

  • Extensive experience implementing solutions using SharePoint content types, lists, columns, web parts, features, page layouts, managed metadata keywords and other enterprise management features to provide collaboration solutions 

  • Work effectively with Leadership to develop efficient and effective SharePoint solutions to meet business requirements

  • Ability to troubleshoot and remediate front end issues 

  • Enforce site standards, including security policies, to ensure the governance policies and processes are maintained 

  • Strong documentation and analytical skills 

  • Strong interaction skills including verbal and written communications skills 

  • Ability to handle a fast-paced environment