SharePoint & Power Platform Engineer

Full Time

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Our client is looking for a SharePoint & Power Platform Engineer for a permanent position, located in Aberdeen or London.


The SharePoint & Power Platform Engineer is responsible for the provision and support of SharePoint and Power Platform services

The role works with the business and IS business analysts to identify requirements, determine solutions, and ensure said solutions are fit for purpose, supportable and satisfy desired business outcomes within a Centre of Excellence ensuring re-use, best practice, and optimisation through the COE ways of working


Designs, develops, and supports SharePoint and Power Platform business solutions
Works directly with the business and IS business analysts to understand business requirements to provide time assessments and create technical designs
Writes and develops code to extend basic functionality as required
Creates and updates documentation for ongoing support of the SharePoint and Power Platform
Researches and recommends solutions that best meet the business needs and operational requirements
Unit tests solutions in preparation for user acceptance testing
Works with third party vendors to ensure services are developed, enhanced, and supported
Works effectively with the product function supporting the SharePoint & Power Platform Supervisor, and works closely with application support, projects, and 3rd parties
Ensures that all processes, procedure, and work instructions are clearly followed to help improve reliability, efficiency, quality, and cost effectiveness of service components under supervision, for example ITIL problem and change processes
Ensures re-usable, repeatable, standardised, and measurable processes are developed and enhanced
Accountable for compliance with all IS related processes, policies, and work practices
Supports the development of future planning and COE roadmap activity
Provides technical support for changes, upgrades, and enhancement
Works with minimal supervision, using clearly defined processes and procedures
Facilitates the use of the performance metrics to improve output
May be required to provide out of hours support via an on-call rota

Excellent analytical, collaborative (team working) with planning and execution skills
Strong Industry, domain-specific knowledge of the enterprise and its business units
Experience of developing and implementing process improvements
Self-motivated with a willingness to go the extra mile to achieve important goals
Ability to deliver to governance practices to track and measure the quality of services, and maintain service improvement plans
Strong third-party relationship skills, able to work closely with multi sourcing and vendor managers
Good verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to explain technical concepts and technologies to non-technical audiences
Strong experience of COE / SharePoint and Power Platform business development environment including support / maintenance in the Oil and gas sector or equivalent
Excellent problem-solving skills
ITIL knowledge and understanding
Ability to work effectively in a team environment to encourage collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement