Jacobs SharePoint Developer in Alexandria, Virginia

SharePoint Developer


“Jacobs National Security Solutions (NSS) provides world-class IT network and service management capabilities; cutting edge cyber threat awareness and cybersecurity solutions; innovative web- and software applications development; and advanced data analytics for major clients in the Intelligence Community, Department of Defense, and Federal Civilian Agencies.

Our forward thinking solutions deliver an integrated approach to IT network design and management, full lifecycle IT service management, IT service delivery, asset management, logistics and procurement, and vendor management. We leverage the expertise and passion of our employees to conduct identity and access management, penetration testing, and vulnerability assessments for our nation’s most closely guarded agencies and networks. Our Cyber Security Operations Centers ensure safe, effective network operations for Federal clients while our data scientists are helping stop illegal acts before they can endanger Americans or our way of life.

Jacobs promotes a culture of operational excellence to create a safer, smarter, and more connected world while upholding the highest standards of compliance, quality and integrity.

We continue to thrive and need your talent and motivation to help propel us farther, faster.”

Jacobs is seeking a SharePoint Developer/Administrator for the Alexandria, VA office. We are in search of an effective and innovative individual to join our team, whose goal is to assist a federal agency further their strategic mission and modernize its SharePoint platform and services, while providing excellent levels of customer service. Duties will include:

  • Monitor, diagnose and provide solutions for the day-to-day SharePoint application use

  • Promptly troubleshoots issues and provide tier 2/3 support to end users

  • Manages all activity pertaining to the maintenance of SharePoint farm, including patching, cumulative updates, etc.

  • Develop tailored SharePoint solutions leveraging Out of the Box components as well as customized elements as needed

  • Develop and maintain PowerShell scripts used to manage\support the O365 environment for multiple apps--Azure, SharePoint, Groups.

  • Perform system administrative activities such as site creation, user training, backup/restore, performance analysis, troubleshooting, and issue resolution.

  • Assist in the design, architecture, availability, reliability, and security of future SharePoint environments and work with customers to document administrative tasks and verify SLA.

  • Work closely with development staff to provide advice and support to correctly implement development efforts as well as Intranet and Internet-facing public websites.

  • Provide expertise in designing, implementing, and maintaining current Windows Server Products including SQL, IIS, .NET Environments, and File and Print server


  • US Citizenship – must be able to obtain a public trust clearance

  • BS degree in a related scientific or engineering discipline from an accredited college or university and eight (8) to twelve (12) years of progressive experience, or an MS degree in a related scientific or engineering discipline, and seven (7) to ten (10) years of progressive experience, or a Ph.D. degree in a related scientific or engineering discipline, and two (2) to five (5) years of progressive experience.

  • Minimum Qualifications:

  • 8 years of professional software development experience and demonstrated technical excellence and creativity using SharePoint

  • Ability to develop SQL Server Views and Stored procedures and optimize them for performance

  • Experience developing applications that implement workflows

  • Experience with root cause analysis and defect resolution in a production environment.

  • Strong communication skills with both internal team members and business stakeholders

  • Internally motivated, able to work proficiently both independently and in a team environment

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills with the ability to clearly communicate and share solutions with fellow team members

  • Requires a BS Degree in IT related field

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in Scrum(agile) development

  • Microsoft/SharePoint certifications

  • Experience building high-quality systems with software implementation best practices

  • Experience with MS Team Foundation Server (TFS)

  • Strong initiative to find ways to improve solutions, systems and processes

  • Ability to adapt quickly to an existing, complex environment

Essential Functions:

Physical Requirements:

Most work will be done at a desk or computer.

Work Environment:

General Office environment. The work environment is fast-paced and sometimes involves extreme deadline pressures. The nature of the work requires a high degree of teamwork and cooperation with other members of the staff as well as individuals across the Company and Customers.

Equipment & Machines:

General office equipment including PC/laptop, Fax, Copiers, Shredder, Printers, Telephone, and other miscellaneous office equipment.


Attendance is critical at all times. Must be able to work a 40-hour workweek, normally Monday through Friday. However, times and days may vary depending on business requirements. Needs to be available to work overtime during critical peaks and be available to meet last minute requests for overtime should the situation occur.

Other Essential Functions:

Must be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing

Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk/hazard to the employee or others. Must put forward a professional behavior that enhances productivity and promotes teamwork and cooperation. Must be able to interface with individuals at all levels of the organization both verbally and in writing. Must be well-organized with the ability to coordinate and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously. Must work well under pressure to meet deadline requirements. Must be willing to travel as needed. Must take and pass a drug test and background check as well as a motor vehicle records check. Must be a US citizen.


Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

Primary Location United States-Virginia-Alexandria

Req ID: I2S0003RH