Subject Matter Expert Job Description

A subject matter expert (SME) is a person with expertise in a particular subject or field.

A subject matter expert is a person who is an expert in a particular subject or field.

A subject matter expert may have no formal training or work experience, but has a knowledge of the subject or field.

A person may call themselves an expert without formal training in the field, but may not have extensive work experience.

An area-specific expert is a subject matter expert who has experience and knowledge about a specific field or subject.

Updated on:     
October 7, 2022

Job Brief:

We're looking for a Subject Matter Expert to join our team and help us develop innovative solutions to complex problems. As a Subject Matter Expert, you will be responsible for providing expert advice and guidance on a wide range of topics, and you will play a key role in helping us to achieve our goals. If you have the skills and experience we are looking for, we would love to hear from you.

Subject Matter Expert Duties:

  • Performs advanced and complex tasks
  • Managed projects from start to finish, including research, development, design, testing, implementation, and operation
  • Provides vision and leadership for functional area/department
  • Ensures compliance with all current, relevant, and applicable laws, regulations, rules, and guidelines (internal/external)
  • Applies extensive knowledge of relevant field to solve unique problems
  • Ability to apply innovative strategies
  • Takes ownership of work
  • Demonstrates leadership qualities
  • Ability to effectively manage time, workload, and priorities
  • Ability to work both independently and as a member of a team
  • Succeeding in role requires deep expertise of the job function

Subject Matter Expert Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical and operational support to field operations teams, including installation, operation and maintenance of technical system components
  • Develop, prepare, and present training material, including presentation materials, videos, and Telepresence
  • Assist with troubleshooting and problem resolution, maintain customer satisfaction, and ensure proper service levels

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Requirements And Skills:

  • 5+ years experience managing IT projects, specifically in SharePoint or SAP
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Knowledge of network architecture, security, and compliance requirements
  • Proven ability to analyze issues and recommend solutions
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft SharePoint

At [Company Name], we are an equal opportunity employer committed to building a diverse and inclusive team. We encourage applications from people of all races, religions, national origins, genders, and ages, as well as veterans and individuals.