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SharePoint Online Developer Team Lead

Location:  Bengaluru
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  02-Feb-2023

Job description

Requisition ID:  1332344

At EY, you’ll have the chance to build a career as unique as you are, with the global scale, support, inclusive culture and technology to become the best version of you. And we’re counting on your unique voice and perspective to help EY become even better, too. Join us and build an exceptional experience for yourself, and a better working world for all. 





Enterprise Technology provides reliable, secure, and resilient technology services and solutions to support over 300,000 EY people. As part of Enterprise Technology, you’ll be at the forefront of enabling innovative technologies including emerging collaboration tools and world-class technology infrastructure. 

Our aim is to build an outstanding customer experience with clear investment in innovation, alongside operational excellence that delivers efficient, quality services and solutions. You will work with technologists and business specialists to meet the increasing pace of our business. That means more growth for you, exciting learning opportunities, career choices, and the chance to make a real impact.


The opportunity
The SharePoint Online Developer Team Lead is part of a global M365 Application Platform team in a large, complex, and multinational environment. They lead a team of SharePoint Online Developers. They have expert knowledge of SharePoint Online, Power Platform and related M365 and Azure services. The individual will provide development and engineering leadership and support for solutions involving SharePoint Online, Power Platform, Microsoft 365, Azure, and other enterprise integrations. 


Your key responsibilities

  • Lead and supervise a team of SharePoint Online Developers, including providing expert advice and assistance to team members, identifying and building capability, and managing performance.
  • Day to day management activities of the development team including managing team members’ time-off, performance reviews, learning requirements, and other tasks required as the teams’ Counsellor. 
  • Set and maintain high quality standards through design and coding reviews.
  • Work within an Agile team, effectively manage individual tasks, communicate progress to leadership team, and effectively contribute to the overall team success.
  • Leverage your in-depth knowledge of SharePoint, its features, and related M365 services to develop solutions which improve the Governance capabilities and User Experience of the platform.
  • Design and deliver technical solutions and documentation in SharePoint Online using out of the box capabilities and using different SharePoint app models for complex business scenarios in areas such as Search, Workflows, Content Types, and Managed Metadata
  • Understand and analyse business requirements by working with various stakeholders and create the appropriate information architecture, taxonomy, and solution approach


Skills and attributes for success

  • Development skills leveraging SharePoint Framework (SPFx), React JS, Node JS, TypeScript & jQuery, Bootstrap, CAML, JSON, REST API, and Microsoft Teams integration, JavaScript, ES6, jQuery, TypeScript, common frameworks (Knockout, Handlebars, React, Angular), .NET C#, PnP, PowerShell, HTML5, CSS3
  • Comprehensive understanding of SharePoint object-model and service-oriented application development.
  • Experience with Azure Services, Azure DevOps, and GitHub
  • Experience developing custom solutions for SharePoint leveraging SharePoint Rest API, Graph API, CSOM, Workflows, Power Automate, and related technologies.
  • Knowledge of SharePoint UI design principles including Fabric UI, Themes, HTML, and CSS


To qualify for the role, you must have

  • Demonstrated experience in supervising and managing a team of developers.
  • The ability to collaborate with, and influence internal stakeholders, to identify different paths to a solution and then negotiate an outcome.
  • History of working credibly with development teams and delivering custom solutions on the SharePoint, M365, and Azure platform
  • Proficiency adapting personal communication style to the style of others, developing rapport and staying calm under pressure with escalated issues; using advanced oral and written English communication skills.  
  • Strong verbal and written skills including strong cross-cultural communication and the ability to draft effective communications.
  • Ability to work with people in a variety of cultures, countries, and time zones
  • A command of all aspects of Emotional Intelligence to navigate the interactions and complexities of the business environment and drive leadership performance in oneself and in others. 
  • Bachelor or Master’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or other relevant degree or experience.


Ideally, you’ll also have

  • Experience with Power Platform components PowerApps, Power Automate, and Power BI
  • Experience with Azure AD App Development including knowledge of Graph API, Graph Permissions and SharePoint API integration.
  • Hand on Experience on SPFx Development tools like Visual Studio Code, Gulp, Yeoman, GitHub


What we look for

  • Passionate, committed and determined
  • The role may also require the periodic allocation of additional time on the job to support multiple demands and escalating issues and some travel to support change or planned project activities.


What we offer
As part of this role, you'll work in a highly integrated, globally diverse team with the opportunity and tools to grow, develop and drive your career forward. Here, you can combine global opportunity with flexible working. The EY benefits package goes above and beyond too, focusing on your physical, emotional, financial and social well-being. Your recruiter can talk to you about the benefits available in your country. Here’s a snapshot of what we offer: 

  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a significant impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be accepted for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.


We ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations.

EY is committed to being an inclusive employer, and we are happy to consider flexible working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people, enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a lifestyle balance.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.
Make your mark. 

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