Office 365 Specialist - SC Cleared at Home Office, Remote, 12 Months, £Contract Rate

  • Contract Spy
  • Remote
  • Feb 10, 2021
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Contract Term: 12 months

Contracting Authority: Home Office

Location: Home-based


We are currently recruiting for an Office 365 specialist to join The Home Office Collaboration engineering team. You’ll supplement the team to assist and lead on the development, migration and run of their modern enterprise tooling.

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As an Office 365 Specialist, you will: 

  • Provide both consultancy ‘how to’ and hands on ‘doing’ of migrations to SharePoint Online from on-premise SharePoint platforms – which may also include OneDrive for Business migration.


  • Provide both consultancy ‘how to’ and hands on ‘doing’ designing and implementing MS Teams core collaboration features including apps, bots etc.


  • Support the implementation of tools across the Office 365 suite such as Power Platform.


  • Support the team in delivering both project delivery and ongoing run and improvements of Office 365 collaboration products and platforms, such as enhancing the joiners, movers, leavers process through automation and interop with HR system.


  • Act as an SME within the team, offering advice, support and mentoring to junior engineers.


  • Be an innovative, self-starter professional with a customer focus.


You’ll have:

  • Demonstrable experience of translating user needs in to development using Office 365 products within an enterprise.


  • Demonstrable experience of translating user needs in to implementing and supporting Office products within an enterprise, including:
    • SharePoint Online and migration off prem.
    • MS Teams – collaboration features introduction and support


  • Configuration and administration of Office 365 tenant within an enterprise ensuring both availability and compliance.


  • Demonstrable experience of leading with examples of realising business benefits through the use of Office 365 tools such as Power Platform.


  • A core understanding of governance and compliance to underpin a successful Office 365 product deployment and ongoing support – including evergreen.


  • Experience of the end to end architecture requirements within an enterprise to underpin successful Office 365 product deployment and continual development.


It would be great to also have:

  • Experience providing ‘front end’ design and user experience skills in SharePoint and O365 collaboration tooling to help drive implementation and adoption.


  • Experience of ‘good’ information architecture and management.


  • Active SC Clearance