SharePoint Migration Engineer

  • Suite 5600
  • Full-time

Company Description

System Canada resources have a broad range of skills in different technologies. The large skill-set has been made possible by a conscious focus on strengthening our skills base. Every person selected for our team brings something new, something that adds to our offerings. We learn continuously, both on the job and through formal training programs.

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System Canada is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Description

SharePoint Migration Engineer


The SharePoint Engineering team is responsible for the build of the SharePoint platform for firm wide collaboration as well as application hosting & development, 

both internal and external. A lot of our work involves enhancing the vendor offering, filling gaps and influencing the future roadmap of the product 

with the vendor. 

The candidate will be part of a team that is responsible for the design, engineering and rollout of the SharePoint platform by addressing key deficiencies, integration with 

other systems, solution development along with application design & consulting for our business. Job will involve working on cutting edge technologies and access to non-

public/un-disclosed vendor & product breakthroughs. 

We seek a SharePoint engineer/developer with a strong understanding of SharePoint sites to handle the migration of SharePoint 2007 sites to a SharePoint 2010 farm. A self 

starter with an ability to work in a globally dispersed team and clients spanning over 40,000 sites.

Skills Required:

- 80% technical proficiency / 20% Project management & Coordination

- Extensive migration experience of SP2007 sites

- Hands on experience in resolving migration issues specific to each site

- Project management experience to coordinate with different owners since we have over 40,000 sites each with a different set of owners

- Coordination, planning and execution of the migration

- Is able to take a task and run with it

- Is able to track issues, resolve them, escalate to the core engineering or Microsoft support as needed

- Expert with SharePoint Designer modified sites and remediation including UI design and workflows

- Expert with JavaScript remediation and general Web technologies


- Strong communication skills as client interaction is required with many owners ranging from Business to technical users

- Excellent problem solver

- Excellent understanding of web technologies

- Experience with SSO (SiteMinder or NTLM/Kerberos)

- Very detailed oriented

- Strong understanding of SharePoint 2007 and SharePoint 2010 and the underlying technologies

Skills desired:

- Experience with Metalogix Migration software

- C#/.Net Developement

- Powershell development