Senior SharePoint Migration Specialist

We are a growing IT solutions company with offices throughout the UK including London, Edinburgh, Glasgow and Aberdeen.


We partner with private and public sector organisations across Finance, Energy, Manufacturing, Media and Government, helping them to understand the true organisational value of utilising Microsoft integrated solutions.

Working within our Professional Services Business Unit as a SharePoint Migration Specialist, this position would suit someone with a successful track record of performing SharePoint migrations from on-premise environments to SharePoint Online as well as on-premise to on-premise upgrades.

Experience of low code/no code Solutions for Customers, Business Users and Organisational Teams would be advantageous and with previous working experience using migration tools such as Sharegate.  Exposure to wider Office 365 tools, particularly Teams and experience of information architecture planning and information governance would be ideal but not essential.

The role can be based in Edinburgh or Glasgow with travel to client sites (primarily in central Scotland but UK wide travel made be required) as well as the opportunity to work from home.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide Consultancy to existing clients as part of our commercial and services framework.
  • Perform analysis of SharePoint environments to understand content and help to plan migrations to desired platform. Work with the customer to agree the output of the analysis performed and help them to understand the migration process.
  • Setup and administration of target SharePoint environment during migration process.
  • Documentation and knowledge transfer to the customer to support the migration activity.
  • Contribute to the ongoing improvement of our migration process to ensure we provide the best service to our clients.
  • Technical and product support for end users / site admins on an ad-hoc basis.
  • Some mentoring would be required for junior members of the team as they develop professionally.

Technical Skills:


  • Knowledge and proven experience of delivering successful Microsoft SharePoint Solutions (On-Prem/Online) as well as Office 365 Solutions covering new and/or migration projects in mid to large scale environments:
  • Experience of SharePoint 2010 upwards with regards to implementing low/no code Solutions based on business and customer requirements as well as administration
  • Strong understanding of Windows Operating Systems, SharePoint (both on-premise and online) and component/supporting technologies
  • Experience of site reporting, analysis and migration using migration tools such as Sharegate.


  • SharePoint farm administration, including installing and configuring
  • Microsoft Teams experience
  • PowerAutomate and PowerApps experience
  • Information Architecture design
  • Experience of delivering projects in the Public Sector

All members of the Sword team are supported and encouraged to develop their career with Sword through our personal training and development plan alongside a competitive salary, pension and healthcare package.
For more details, please apply on-line today.

Recruitment for this role is being managed by our dedicated recruitment partner, AAA Recruitment who are a part of the Sword Group.

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