Sr. SharePoint Developer

Alameda CA Cognizant Technology Solutions

Sr. SharePoint Developer

Cognizant’s Digital Engineering practice is seeking a highly qualified Senior SharePoint developer with 8+ years of experience developing and building high-performing , scalable, enterprise applications. You will be part of a digital software team that works on high-demand applications. Our engineers have a passion for high-quality, reliable, and maintainable code. You will work side by side with product managers, designers, and clients, making decisions together to quickly deliver valuable working software to clients and their users. Our engineers are agile and retrospective, and not afraid to identify what we’re doing wrong, so we can fix it, and what we’re doing right, so we can improve on it. Above all, we judge success by the success of our team and the happiness of our customers.

Cognizant Digital Engineering If you’re like us, you’ve got big ideas. At Cognizant, we’re exploring new ideas every day. We help industry leading companies reinvent their business models and innovate products that create new value—by connecting people with things, insights and experiences. Cognizant digital engineering designs, engineers and delivers digital products and experiences that drive digital-first business models. We offer the most comprehensive digital engineering expertise and client-centric methodology for sustainable innovation.


  • Experience in providing solution design and implementation for Microsoft Modern Workplace development 
  • Experience in SPFx, Angular JS/React JS / PowerShell, Graph APIs, PnP  
  • Experience in Power Automate Development (PowerApps/Flow/Power BI etc)  
  • Expert knowledge in Active Directory and Azure Active Directory  
  • Experience in multiple types of Exchange Migrations (Hybrid, O365 Tenant to Tenant, Hosted to Cloud)  
  • Experience SharePoint Migrations (On Premises to Cloud, O365 Tenant to Tenant)  
  • SharePoint Pre-Migration/Post Migration Knowledge’s, ShareGate, Metalogix, AvePoint Tool Knowledge’s  
  • Extensive experience in Microsoft Conditional Access, Information Protection, Information Governance and Insider Risk Management  
  • Expert in configuration, troubleshooting and support of Exchange Online, SharePoint Online, Teams, OneDrive for Business, and Intune  
  • Experience working highly regulated industries  
  • Excellent communication and organizational skills, and the ability to stay focused on completing tasks and meeting goals within a busy workspace.  
  • Experience in Cloud Engineering and its best practices.  
  • Skilled at working in parallel with a team of developers, or alone as required   
  • SharePoint Out of box features – OOTB webparts, Complex List Configurations, Custom Permissions  
  • Search Concepts and Configuration knowledge  
  • Code governance/review  
  • Scripted Installation and Configuration of complex   SharePoint farms &  SQL environments  
  • Gather and document function requirements, convert BRS to FSD  
  • Ability to define the information architecture and Taxonomy term store at enterprise level  
  • Expertise in administration of SharePoint online tenant  
  • Site Collection and Site restructuring  
  • Researching, analyzing, and recommending solutions to meet current and future business needs  
  • Troubleshooting critical Platform issues  
  • Agile / Scrum   
  • Remedy Support knowledge    

    Nice to have skill sets:    

  • Programming using AWS, Azure Services  
  • Connecting to Azure using different Authentication mechanisms 
  • Understanding of Information Architecture  
  • O365 Services – Planner, MS Forms, Teams, Delve, Yammer  
  • Azure Cognitive Services, Bot Framework  


• Sound knowledge on SharePoint OOTB features and Server Object Model for custom development
• Experience in developing and customizing  Business Connectivity Services, Master Pages, Apps, Page Layouts, User Store, Web Parts, Windows Workflow Foundation, SharePoint Ribbon, etc.
• Experience in building responsive websites using HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery, Bootstrap
• Good understanding on Angular/React and Knockout
• Extensive experience designing and developing applications using CRUD operations to support a large-scale web-based solution.
• Experience in building responsive websites using HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery
• Experience with SQL programming
• Experience in RESTful Web Services, JSON and XML
• Knowledge on Search Optimization and Analytics
• Architecture and design of SharePoint implementations using best practices
• Implementation of SharePoint-based workflows
• Knowledge of 3rd Party tools like Nintex, Sharegate and AvePoint
• SharePoint Online specific: Understanding of other MS Cloud Services: Yammer, MS Teams, MS Power Apps, MS Flow and MS Planner
• Sound knowledge on SharePoint Admin, RESTful Web Services,HTML/HTML5, CSS/CSS3, JavaScript/jQuery,Azure, Teams, BOT framework, Node, SPFx

Must Have Skills

  • Sharepoint Online
  • Workflows in SharePoint

Good To Have Skills

  • JavaScript
  • .Net Programming-C# .Net

Location: Remote in the U.S.

Cognizant will only consider applicants for this position who are legally authorized to work in US without requiring employer sponsorship, now or at any time in the future.

Why Choose Cognizant?

It takes a lot to succeed in today’s fast-paced market, and Cognizant Technology Solutions has become a leader in the industry. We love big ideas and even bigger dreams! We stand out because we put human experiences at the core. Our associates enjoy robust benefits and training opportunities from our industry-recognized, award-winning Academy team. You will have access to hundreds of technical trainings to keep your abilities fresh and have opportunities to acquire certifications on the newest technologies.

Everything we do at Cognizant we do with passion—for our clients (fortune 100 companies), our communities, and our organization. It’s the defining attribute that we look for in our people.

If you love ambiguity, excited by change, and excel through autonomy, we’d love to hear from you!

About Cognizant Digital Engineering

Well-designed software transcends digital technology, going beyond the fulfillment of basic requirements to focus instead on human needs. Within Cognizant Digital Engineering, we help clients develop software products that transform human insights into tangible, production-ready digital solutions. We also work with our clients to scale their native cloud applications. Using insights from the lived experiences of our consumers, we seamlessly replace traditional service strategies with engaging, precise, and direct digital applications. Designing excellent software is vital to success in the digital economy—and we understand that a human-centric approach is key to this design.






Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Travel : No

Job Posting : Nov 13 2023

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 185 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.

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