Who we are You know those big cities that still feel like small towns? Where everyone’s friendly and helps each other out?
That’s like Grant Thornton. Except here we’re all professionals and there isn’t a mayor or a general store. What we’re trying to say is that we’re a very different kind of professional services firm where culture is at the heart of who we are and what we do.
We employ about 2600 people across Canada, and we truly care about helping our clients, colleagues, and communities thrive.
That’s what’s most important to us. We’re building a special organization that’s purpose driven and as we grow we always want to remember what your favourite milkshake flavour is.
Within our Technology group, our growing firm wide Application Support team is looking for a SharePoint Developer. You will have an opportunity to deepen your skills and expertise as you develop and manage site content and capabilities and provide daily onsite maintenance of existing SharePoint applications.
You will also be participating in the testing / QA process throughout. You will learn something new every day and be a major influence in how our clients and colleagues work.
This is a unique opportunity to collaborate with key stakeholders and become known as a trusted advisor within the Application Support team, the Technology team and across the firm.
It’s a chance to tap into your knowledge, passion and deep experience; a chance to contribute meaningfully to our purpose - to help our clients, colleagues and communities thrive.
As a SharePoint Developer you will :
Act as SharePoint expert to help clients align business needs with SharePoint features and functionality
Develop software solutions by reviewing requirements analysis and information needs with Business Information System managers and Business Analysts
Design solutions using software development fundamentals and processes, debug, test, and deploy software solutions
Document solutions by developing documentation according to established standards, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, and code comments
Architect, design, develop, implement and provide maintenance within SharePoint and Office 365 applications
Participate in integration and migration (write scripts) of content from various platforms into SharePoint
Responsible for customizing and developing SharePoint components, including but not limited to, Web Parts, Discussion Boards, User Interface Design, Forms and Lists
Contribute to the technical direction of the Application Infrastructure practice, the solution offerings and certifications
Evaluate tasks and meet timelines
Design custom applications to automate or simplify tasks Be Grant Thornton If you’re a bit like us, you’re driven to connect with how others are feeling and thinking.
Here we walk in others shoes before taking action. Just imagine being part of a team that puts we before me, where flexibility is a mindset, and where you trust your colleagues have your back.
At Grant Thornton, you’ll work with inspiring leaders who support your development, both personally and professionally. This is a place where your insatiable curiosity enables you to think, see and hear from a variety of perspectives, a place where every day is different and having the courage to grow is part of who you are.
And when all this comes together, well that’s when the magic happens. Think you’ve got what it takes to be a SharePoint Developer?
Like the colour purple? Great. Here's a few more boxes we’re also hoping you can tick :
Bachelor’s degree preferred (engineering or information systems related field)
Possess 3-5 years of experience in development and .NET platform (C#, ASP.NET, PowerShell)
Possess 2-3 years of experience with SharePoint 2013, 2016, Office 365 (development, maintenance)
Development of SharePoint Core solutions
Experience with Visual Studio, Power BI, and SharePoint Designer
Experience with Project Server setup, configuration and administration and integration with Microsoft BI
Experience with SQL Server, AWS, Azure, Microsoft CRM, and SaaS
Transferable Microsoft certification in development, architecture, or cloud applications
Proficiency in Microsoft Office Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint, WordPress
Attention to detail and ability to function in a dynamic and demanding work environment
Ability to analyze business requirements and propose solutions
Ability to produce technical and functional documentation
Ability to troubleshoot and perform unit testing based on scenarios
Autonomy and sense of responsibility
Aptitude for continuous learning At Grant Thornton we’re focused on making a difference in the lives of our clients, our colleagues and our communities.
That’s our purpose. Or, as we like to say, living our purple.