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Microsoft SharePoint Developer - Custom Solutions Delivery


Date: Aug 5, 2014

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Microsoft SharePoint Developer - Custom Solutions Delivery(Job Number:22713)


At Avanade, business and technology consulting isn't just your career…it's your passion. And that means more than just working with new innovations. It means using technology to solve business problems in ways that make a real difference to you, your customers, and the world.

At Avanade, we:
- Are passionate about pushing the limits of Microsoft technologies to help our customers achieve their goals
- Thrive on open dialogue and debate. We share best practices and solve problems through teamwork.
- Are committed to growth - as an organization and for each individual.

As a SharePoint Developer, you will be a champion for solutions on the Microsoft platform with a strong understanding of application design and development. Your focus will be architecting, developing and testing mission critical enterprise solutions and implementation of custom application development and selection using the .NET Framework, ASP.NET, VB.NET, C#, Business Intelligence, SharePoint, Performance Point, Office Suites, and other advanced components of Microsoft technology.

You will provide professional consulting services on major enterprise initiatives utilizing the Microsoft Framework including web services, enterprise portals and mobile applications. You will employ management, technical and planning skills by participating in large projects. You will improve your abilities to think creatively, design solutions, and interact with customers. You will contribute to our vast repository of intellectual property as we employ Microsoft Technologies to create a dramatically more personal, integrated computing experience.

You will design, deploy and test solution components within environments of medium to large size and complexity. And, you will:
- Develop components of the technical solution collaborating with Architects

- Work with the customer to understand change requirements and make the appropriate recommendations

- Contribute to managing the financial aspects of the project by providing accurate reporting and ensuring that the team works within the financial guidelines

- Develop and maintain effective customer and user relationships

- Develop components of the technical solution proposal

- Be involved in Marketing/PR initiatives

- Participate in the assessment of the customer environment and their requirements and documents results properly

- Develop technical specifications based on functional requirements

- Perform tests according to a given test plan and documents results

- Perform basic support and debugging in test and production environment

- Identify and escalate problems


- 2+ years of SharePoint experience. Proficient with SharePoint application development and familiar with infrastructure utilization. Strong consulting skills.

- You will have excellent communication skills with hands-on experience working on component based applications in a distributed environment

- 5+ years as a developer
- 3+ years demonstrated advance proficiency in the following:
*.NET Framework
*QA & Testing procedures
*C#, Visual Basic .NET
*Microsoft SQL
- 5+ years demonstrated advance proficiency development methodologies
- 3+ years technical or development lead experience
- Demonstrated ability to lead consultants in various project work streams
- Proven ability to understand a customer's needs
- Developed technical requirements based on business imperatives
- Ability to travel 80% of the time to the customer location
- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, MIS or related field

Preferred Qualifications:

- Microsoft Certification (preferred)
- You will have demonstrated strong knowledge and proficiency in the following:
*FAST Search
*Systems Integration with SharePoint
*Application development on SharePoint

Avanade® Is An Equal Opportunity Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, disability, veteran, military or marital status, genetic information or any other protected characteristics.

Primary Location:United States-Ohio-Cincinnati
Travel:Yes, 75 % of the Time |
Job Type: Standard

Region- US East Heartlands
Job: Solution Developer

Capability Group: SL - Application Development


Avanade Core Competencies and Behaviors:

Customer Focus; Embracing Change; Teamwork; Realizing results the Avanade way; Technical passion; Interpersonal awareness

At Avanade we place great importance on understanding your background and expertise that align to our Competencies and Behaviors during the interview process.

For more information on the Avanade core competencies, behaviors, skill families and how you can prepare prior to interviews, please go to