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Microsoft 365 Administrator

Houlihan Lokey

Houlihan Lokey

Multiple locations
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Business Unit:

Information Technology


CORP - Corporate


Houlihan Lokey (NYSE:HLI) is a global investment bank with expertise in mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, financial restructuring, and valuation. The firm serves corporations, institutions, and governments worldwide with offices in the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and the Asia-Pacific region. Independent advice and intellectual rigor are hallmarks of the firm’s commitment to client success across its advisory services. Houlihan Lokey is the No. 1 investment bank for all global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) transactions, the No. 1 M&A advisor for the past seven consecutive years in the U.S., the No. 1 global restructuring advisor for the past eight consecutive years, and the No. 1 global M&A fairness opinion advisor for the past 20 years, all based on number of transactions and according to data provided by Refinitiv. For more information, please visit www.hl.com.


As a Microsoft 365 Administrator at Houlihan Lokey, you are a seasoned expert, adept at leveraging your technical skills and analytical acumen to navigate complex challenges. Your extensive knowledge of the Microsoft 365 suite, including Teams, SharePoint Online, and OneDrive, along with your meticulous attention to detail, enables you to design and optimize solutions that cater to diverse organizational needs. Your role is crucial in fostering innovation and efficiency within our Microsoft 365 ecosystem.

In this role, you will manage, implement, and enhance Microsoft 365 systems and applications ensuring its optimal performance and reliability. This role requires a proactive individual who can troubleshoot issues, implement best practices, and support our organization's collaboration and communication needs.

This position offers a unique chance to contribute to the continuous improvement and evolution of Microsoft 365 solutions within our dynamic and forward-thinking work environment. If you are a visionary contributor with a passion for driving technology-forward solutions and improving business performance, we invite you to join our team at Houlihan Lokey and make a significant impact on our success.


  • Administer and maintain the Microsoft 365 environment, ensuring high availability and performance.
  • Manage user accounts, licenses, and access controls across the M365 platform.
  • Oversee the administration of SharePoint Online, OneDrive, and Teams, including site creation, permissions, and integrations.
  • Develop and enforce governance policies for Microsoft 365 services.
  • Provide technical support and training to end-users, addressing issues related to Microsoft 365 applications.
  • Monitor system performance, perform regular audits, and generate reports on usage and health of the M365 environment.
  • Automate routine tasks using PowerShell and other scripting tools.
  • Stay up to date with the latest Microsoft 365 features, updates, and best practices.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5-10 years of experience in IT, with at least 3 years focused on Microsoft 365 administration.
  • Strong expertise in managing Microsoft Teams, SharePoint Online and One Drive.
  • Proficiency in PowerShell scripting for automation and management tasks.
  • Solid understanding of Microsoft 365 security and compliance features.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to troubleshoot complex issues.
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical users.

Preferred Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Technology, or a relevant experience
  • Microsoft Certified: M365 Endpoint Administrator or equivalent certification.
  • Experience with Microsoft Power Platform (Power BI, PowerApps, Power Automate).
  • Knowledge of networking fundamentals and experience with Active Directory and Azure AD

Salary Range

Houlihan Lokey is committed to providing its employees with an exciting career opportunity and competitive total compensation package, which may include other components such as discretionary incentive compensation. The firm’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the possible salary range for this role at the time of posting is:


Actual salary at the time of hire may vary and may be above or below the range based on various factors, including, but not limited to, the candidate’s relevant qualifications, skills, and experience and the location where this position may be filled.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.