Applications Systems Analyst - SharePoint

Silver Spring, MD

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Job Description

Octo Consulting is looking for an Application Systems Analyst - SharePoint to join our growing team in support of a federal client in Silver Spring, MD.

Responsibilities Include;

  • Providing support for the creation, testing, migration, documentation, maintenance, and daily operation of SOF Enterprise collaboration capabilities.
  • Establishing and administering of alerts to monitor activity on critical information as required.
  • Establishing and enforcing governance rules.
  • Planning and implementing monthly SharePoint Power User group meetings and convey information to the team.
  • Compiling monthly reports on usage and progress of site collection.
  • Performing SharePoint administration to include managing permissions – restrict and revoke access as required. Creates, leverages and manages content types, site columns, lookups and templates for re-use in sites. Determining and creating scalable structure for top level, directorate, division, and branch sites. Ensuring uniform navigation throughout sites. Managing search scopes and creating project / document dashboards.
  • Maintaining the SharePoint environment to include constantly revisiting and reviewing content to ensure business relevance. Customizing and maintaining landing page to encourage traffic and user adoption. Monitoring site usage and follow up on dormancy on a regular basis. Monitoring to ensure workflow and tasks are working correctly, performing ongoing research to determine SharePoint’s current and future capabilities and liaise with the 6 / Communications regarding the migration of sites when necessary.
  • Providing end-user support and encouraging user adoption. Directing users to training material and available resources. Assisting users in setting up My Sites.

Skills & Requirements

  • 3+ years experience
  • Experience creating SharePoint out of the box apps or collaborative tools to include lists, document/form libraries, discussion boards, survey’s calendars, the ribbon, webparts, workflows, PowerApps, InfoPath, etc., and seamlessly integrate SharePoint with other Microsoft products.
  • Experience with DOD preffered



  • BS degree 


  • Silver Spring, MD 


About Octo Consulting Group, Inc.

Octo Consulting Group (Octo) is an industry-leading, award-winning provider of digital services for the federal government. Octo specializes in providing agile software engineering, user experience design, cloud services, and digital strategy services that address government’s most pressing missions. Octo delivers intelligent solutions and rapid results, yielding lower costs and measurable outcomes.

Our team is what makes Octo great. At Octo you'll work beside some of the smartest and most accomplished staff you'll find in your career.  Octo offers fantastic benefits and an amazing workplace culture where you will feel valued while you perform mission critical work for our government.  Voted one of the region’s best places to work multiple times, Octo is an employer of choice!

Octo Consulting Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability, protected veteran status, race, color, religious creed, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation/gender identity, age, or genetic information. Octo Consulting Group’s commitment to diversity and inclusive selection practices includes ensuring qualified long-term unemployed job seekers receive equal consideration for employment. 

Other Considerations: This position is W-2 only; no Corp-to-Corp or 1099 candidates. US citizenship is mandatory, per contract clearance requirements. Relocation will not be offered. Selected applicants will be subject to a background investigation. Individual’s primary workstation is located in an office area. The noise level in this environment is low to moderate. Regularly required to sit for extended periods up to 80% of time; frequently required to move about to access file cabinets and use office equipment such as PC, copier, fax, telephone, cell phone, etc. Occasionally required to reach overhead, bend, and lift objects of up to 10 lbs. Specific vision abilities required by this job include use of computer monitor screens up to 80% of time.

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