SharePoint Developer

We are hiring a SharePoint Developer to support a major Government programme from our location in Central London.

This is a permanent position and SC clearance is required to commence the role.

Leidos is developing its Information and Communications Technology (ICT) presence in the UK. It has ambitions to bid for, win and execute a number of major UK Government ICT programmes.

A key element of these programmes will involve the management of ICT operations in existing customer estates (including third-party services) and the introduction of a Leidos managed and delivered environment / ICT enterprise; including the design, transition and operations of new services.


The Microsoft SharePoint Developer will provide the following support:

  • Develop, implement, and maintain SharePoint technologies and applications with a focus on using "out of the box" SharePoint functionalities with minimal customisations. This includes developing and maintaining SharePoint site collections, team, and collaboration and project sites using standard templates when possible.
  • The successful candidate will also be responsible for leading a team of Software Engineers including planning and scheduling, cost and risk projection, coordination of workload, trade studies, employee recruitment, selection, development and training, performance assessment, work assignments, salary assessment and recognition/disciplinary actions when appropriate.


Required Skills

  • Hands on SharePoint Development experience creating SharePoint features and solutions including custom: content types, web parts, event receivers, workflows, and site templates
  • Proficiency in SharePoint (SP2010) Site and Central Administration (configuring and managing SharePoint Services, site collection administration, site creation, feature configuration, etc.)
  • Proficiency in SharePoint Security administration and maintenance
  • Proficient with Object Oriented programming using .NET C#, ASP.NET
  • Proficient configuring SharePoint Service Applications
  • Demonstrated experience supporting MS environments similar to size, scope, and complexity to the requirements
  • Development skills with an understanding of Web Services architecture and design
  • Experience gathering user requirements and writing design documents, participating in JAD sessions, writing and executing unit and system tests
  • Line management experience

Desired Skills

  • Experience with ITIL and ITSM solutions
  • Proficient working with SQL Server databases
  • Remedy 7.6.04 development experience


At Leidos we are PASSIONATE about customer success, UNITED as a team and INSPIRED to make a difference. We offer meaningful and engaging careers, a collaborative culture, and support for your career goals, all while nurturing a healthy work-life balance.

We provide an employment package that attracts, develops and retains only the best in talent.

If you are interested in applying for this role please click the APPLY button below.

Our company headquarters is located in Reston, Virginia. Outside of the United States, we operate in 30 countries around the world with more than 2,000 employees in global locations. Our largest concentrations are in Australia and the United Kingdom where we continue to expand our local footprint.

Job reference information
Advertiser Leidos
Contact Name The Talent Acquisition Team
Telephone 0333 6000 200 (Please reference Dice when calling)
Reference 3532_1490006623