Solution Designer ( Share Point and Teams)

Job No: SSC270
Location: Sutherland

Working in IM&T, you’ll join a team of passionate problem solvers... and good humans. We are bringing to life creative solutions, via agile delivery and creating a better future for our community. Here, you’ll have the opportunity to build your career, and achieve something that you can be proud of. 

Things We’ll Trust You With:

  • To be the thought leader in all things Microsoft technologies related
  • Create the blueprint for exceptional digital solutions
  • To have a flexible agile mindset
  • Work collaboratively to design and implement multi-faceted technology solutions
  • Think outside the box, seeking innovative ways to problem-solve and continuously improve the customer experience through digital solutions
  • Foster a safe and positive work environment built on a foundation of trust, integrity, open communication, creative thinking and cohesive team effort

Things You’ll Do:

  • Provide design and configuration expertise to business areas and ITS on the Microsoft 365 platform, particularly SharePoint, PowerApps, Teams, OneDrive, content / file management and database services
  • Build the SSC intranet platform – using SharePoint Online
  • Administer, support and enhance suite of Microsoft Teams and SharePoint Online websites, intranet sites and standalone applications
  • Assess, migrate and decommission legacy SharePoint sites from SharePoint 2010 and 2013
  • Develop and maintain platform design and configuration standards and liaise with third-party service providers to ensure new solutions conform to these standards
  • Create custom features including smartforms, workflows, web parts and site templates
  • Ensure all Microsoft 365 sites, applications and tools conform to information security and records management policies, with regard to specific identity and access management restrictions
  • Apply consistent branding features and templates, such as logos, styles, colours, master pages and page layouts, in accordance with departmental Digital Communications standards
  • Integrate the site with other Microsoft 365 products and third-party solutions,
  • Develop handover materials and provide mentoring and training to nominated staff

 Things You’ll Be Proud Of:

  • You will promote a continuous improvement culture, supporting the evolution of your teams and enhancing service delivery to customers.
  • You will be proud of the positive impact you make for our people, business units and community.
  • Being a positive brand ambassador for the Sutherland Shire Council.
  • You will showcase Council’s values in all that you do
  • Working for an organisation which has our community at the heart of all that we do.

 The Fine Print:

  • Apply by submitting your resume and a cover letter outlining why we are a great fit!
  • Get your application in by 10pm: Monday 9 August 2021
  • Package Range: $105,000 - $120,000 gross per annum inclusive of 10% superannuation.
  • Hours of work: 35 hours per week with option of working a 19 day month flexitime arrangement (1 day off a month).
  • Employee Benefits
  • We support hybrid working which means you can work from both home and our conveniently located offices in the Sutherland Shire, with technology and facilities designed for flexibility, collaboration, and wellbeing.
  • Sutherland Council offers a range of wellness initiatives to support our people to be their best. From a mediation space, fitness passports and social club to gratitude practice and annual flu vaccinations.
  • We offer generous leave provisions, novated leasing arrangements and salary sacrifice options.
  • We pride ourselves on providing training and professional development for our people, to develop their skills and further their career.

Keen To Learn More?

  • Click on the link to check out the Position Description
  • Reach out to Simona Dimovski - for any job specific enquiries
  • Breanna Rivers -, Talent Acquisition Business Partner, can assist with any recruitment related enquiries .
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Sutherland Shire Council (Council) adheres to The Privacy and Personal Information Protection Act 1998 NSW when collecting, using and storing your personal information, and is committed to ensuring the privacy of your personal information. Council is collecting your personal information as part of the recruitment and selection process and advises your application will be hosted by an external service provider under contract by Council. By proceeding with your application, you acknowledge your personal information will be hosted by Councils’ external service provider until such time as you notify otherwise.

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About Us

If you want to make a difference and be part of a challenging and rewarding working environment, then joining us just might be the right career move for you! Join a passionate and dedicated team covering a diversity of services, industries and occupations.

At Sutherland Shire Council we do more than serve our community – we are our community. Our energy can be seen in everything we do. From having a can-do attitude, to embracing change and opportunities, being people-centred and working together as one.