Cargill SharePoint Developer Analyst in Heredia, Costa Rica

SharePoint Developer Analyst

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and over 150 years of experience. We have 150,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work.


Position Purpose:

  • Share point Developer for Global IT – work on Project and Service Requests for Share point Team

Principal Accountabilities:

20% Understanding of the SharePoint platform:

  • Able to collaborate directly with U.S. customers to design the best solution for their needs using SharePoint and then set-up the SharePoint site.

  • Understands capabilities and limitations of out of the box SharePoint and can describe the complexities, approaches, pro's and con's of custom development.

  • Experience using SharePoint Designer to troubleshoot site issues

  • Partner with groups like Security and Enterprise Architecture to ensure the solution follows company best practices and is able to dialog with those group if needed to influence standards.

  • Able to describe the advantages and disadvantages of hosting a SharePoint on-prem or in the MS cloud

20% SharePoint Development:

  • Demonstrate an expertise developing solutions built on SharePoint 2013 - min 3 years preferred skills include

  • JavaScript, JQuery and Microsoft ASP.NET/C#.NET development.

  • Development of custom SharePoint add-ins/enhancements

  • Experience designing and configuring forms and workflows

  • An understanding of how SharePoint on Azure interacts with Office 365

  • PowerShell - experience writing scrips to interact and administer SharePoint

  • Understanding of the SDLC

20% Root Cause Problem Solving - Troubleshooting:

  • Working across IT, Business and Vendors to resolve an issue

  • Able to lead troubleshooting efforts involving complex issues that cross multiple technologies

  • Able to write clear and complete documentation and communicate complex ideas to others

20% Application Solution Architecture

  • Document system architecture using visual tools

  • Has worked across IT technologies to design a complete solution

  • Familiar with security best practices and concepts

20% Quality Assurance and Testing:

  • Other Responsibilities (may include some or all of the following):

  • Training others

  • Working with challenging customers at times

  • Demonstrate an ability to view the solution from the perspective of their customer.

  • Documents and demonstrates understanding of business requirements and appropriate solution by developing documentation, flowcharts, layouts, diagrams, charts, code comments and clear code.

Comfortable working directly with business users to identify solutions within the collaboration space.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, Business Administration or other related field. Or equivalente wok experience.

  • 5 years' experience in IT environment and 3 years’ experience with SharePoint Customizations.

  • Strong knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Office SharePoint Server 2013

  • Experience developing for SharePoint using out of the box features.

  • Experience customizing SharePoint sites with JavaScript/ JQuery and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

  • Experience building and maintaining applications using SharePoint

  • Basic site design concepts

  • Understanding of list views/web parts

  • B2 English level.

Job Information Technology

Primary Location Costa Rica-Heredia

Schedule Full-time

Job Type Standard

Shift Day Job

Req ID: SAN01236