So what does a SharePoint Developer at Michael Baker International do?
Work with the SharePoint team on large scale projects, and self-manage smaller scale projects for both internal and client billable projects. SharePoint developers gather and document business requirements and determine an appropriate solution leveraging the SharePoint platform; assist in defining project objectives, scheduling and prioritizing; work with a project team to design, prototype, and build solutions based on documented requirements; selects, or works with a team to select, appropriate solutions ranging from purely out-of-the-box SharePoint solutions to custom development or hybrid solutions; and articulates and effectively communicates project issues and status to management and project team members; and acts as SharePoint Subject Matter Expert (SME).
Can you walk me through a typical day of a SharePoint Developer?
A SharePoint developer creates functionality that facilitates business processes. Projects can include:
Creating a public facing site that is mobile responsive for public outreach related to a construction project
Building a site that manages and reports on test data related to materials used in road construction.
Using PowerShell to manipulate batches of hundreds of rows of data according to requirements
Creating custom forms to take in required information
Creating workflows to automate and track the progress of business processes via task lists, email notifications, etc
Using BDC connections to represent data stored in a database within the context of a SharePoint site
What can I expect for a career path, and where might this role take me?
We are committed to the growth of our internal personnel and we support this with world class learning and development that leads to career advancement!
Could you be the SharePoint Developer we are looking for?
Possess a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information and Library Science or equivalent Minimum of 2-3 years of experience with SharePoint. Experience architecting solutions in a SharePoint 2013 platform.
3-5 years of experience in multiple IT areas.
Experience managing security in SharePoint.
Experience automating SharePoint with SharePoint Designer or Nintex workflows and InfoPath forms.
Experience creating custom solutions within a SharePoint Environment (custom webparts, event receivers, workflows, or custom apps).
Experience with the following languages & technologies:
SharePoint Rest API
SharePoint Server Object Model
SharePoint Client Object Model
Who is Michael Baker International? Why would I want to work there?
Michael Baker International provides engineering, planning and consulting services for government, private and commercial partners, assisting in planning, architectural, environmental, construction and program management. Our employees demonstrate a world-class ability to solve complex problems. As a company, We Make a Difference.
Why do we do what we do; why is it important?
For most of us, our work enables us to have a direct and meaningful impact on the communities and environment in which we live and serve. Across the continuum of our expertise and projects, our work: transforms the world; enables economies; creates healthier and more engaging cities and neighborhoods; and engineers, plans and designs the very infrastructure that sustains and improves our world. Simply stated, the work we do everyday matters. We Make a Difference every day with every engagement.
Michael Baker International is a leading provider of engineering, development, intelligence and technology solutions with global reach and mobility. The firm offers a comprehensive range of innovative services and solutions in support of federal, state, and municipal governments, foreign allied governments, and a wide range of private development and commercial clients. Michael Baker International...’s focus is on the safety and security of people across the world through planning and engineering improvements to infrastructure and the environment, and through protection of our quality of life and freedom in support of national and international security. With more than $1 billion in annual revenue, Michael Baker International has more than 5,000 employees in over 80 offices located across the U.S. and internationally, and is ranked as the 26th largest design firm in the U.S. by Engineering News Record (ENR). Michael Baker International’s Mission is to make a difference by providing innovative solutions to sustain the future and further the safety, security and quality of life for people across the globe by providing the highest level of expertise, unmatched quality and effective project teams for a diverse range of projects and clients.