DST Systems Lead SharePoint Administrator in Kansas City, Missouri

The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:

Organizational Overview

Enterprise Services is the provider of information technology services to the DST enterprise. Our business is to connect our clients to their customers by automating business processes, providing information for decision making, and providing productivity tools to increase efficiency. This includes the information technology infrastructure and architecture functions, as well as, the global information privacy and security.

Role Overview

The DST SharePoint Online Administrator is responsible for the day to day support of all components of the SharePoint online environment, specifically, the building and then administration of a customer facing portal.


  • This role is responsible for continuous improvement and the management of change affecting SharePoint online services. Typical system administrative activities such as site creation, site administration and issue resolution.

  • The SharePoint Administrator is responsible for architecting, implementing, and maintaining the DST SharePoint cloud environment for a customer facing portal.

  • The candidate should be able to analyze, recommend and assist in implementing SharePoint technologies including the development of SharePoint apps to meet business needs.

  • The SharePoint Administrator should possess the ability to work in a team environment with a business group to translate business requirements into solutions, solving potentially complex problems.

  • Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs and functional requirements in order to enhance the platform.


  • Minimum of 5 years hands on administration and support of SharePoint Online configured as an external customer portal

  • Able to demonstrate working knowledge and experience of SharePoint Online development, migration and support

  • Prior experience creating custom SharePoint online apps to solve a business requirement.

  • Flexibility to work in a fast-paced, constantly changing environment.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills, along with understanding of what excellent customer service looks like

  • Must be highly collaborative, engaging and open minded professional

  • Maintains current industry knowledge of development concepts, best practices and procedures for SharePoint solutions

  • Bachelor’s degree specializing in information systems, technology or equivalent work experience

Desired skills:

  • Built and supported a customer portal in SharePoint online

  • Exposure to Windows Azure, ADFS and Office 365/SharePoint Online

  • Deployed custom developed and third-party SharePoint solution packages

  • Configured SharePoint online services and settings

  • Documented SharePoint online configuration and architecture

  • Administered and maintained sites and sub-sites

  • Managed security for sites and sub-sites



Kansas City Missouri

DST is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. DST is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.

DST Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and business operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries. Combining unmatched industry knowledge, critical infrastructure and service excellence, DST helps companies master complexity in the world’s most demanding industries to ensure they continually stay ahead of and capitalize on ever-changing customer, business and regulatory requirements.

We work with companies in some of the world’s most demanding industries where rapid shifts in consumer, regulatory, and technology trends are increasingly affecting how our clients do business. For them, keeping up in a landscape of constant change is becoming more and more complex. Through our technology, strategic advisory, and business improvement solutions we work with clients to help them stay ahead of and capitalize on customer, business, and regulatory change.

Mastering complexity is not an end-state. It’s a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon. If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.