Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small organizations to maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Advantages of Working with Progent
Progent is an innovative network consulting and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Effective models for client marketing, support delivery, network infrastructure, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to be among the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Gold Partners in the United States. Our extensive support information base and team style of problem resolution has allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal worldwide customer base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), teaming with Progent and working for Progent's customers will expand your technical abilities through interaction with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-productivity engineers. Progent's concentration on offering IT consulting and network support to small and mid-size businesses will give you the opportunity to operate closely with decision makers and contribute significantly to the growth of exciting businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office network offers state-of-the-art technology for remote access and mobile connectivity to help you to deliver quick solutions when you help with mission-critical problems.


Position Title

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert

Job Code

P014

Location

Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Essential Activities

Activities
  • Support and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Work onsite and remotely to analyze and fix both urgent and ongoing problems related to availability, security, performance, connectivity, and overall productivity
  • Install, setup and debug apps on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Install, setup Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 desktop PCs and laptops
  • Configure and analyze a variety of network services and applications including AD, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, DFS & NTFRS
  • Plan IT architectures including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, MS Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet access
  • Design and carry out upgrades to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server
  • Develop and validate protection policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backup/restore and anti-virus plus offsite or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Efficient system design and 24x7 health monitoring and alerting

Qualifications/
Schooling

Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in desktop, server administration and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, device setup, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application problems such as workstation software compatibility issues, server issues, data service problems, and access problems
  • Experience in business productivity application assistance (Microsoft product family)
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a virtual office setting, delivering consistent follow-up and using online access and wireless communication tools
  • Works without supervision and demonstrates strong sense of ownership and initiative
  • Has a reasonable understanding of networking layers 1 through 7 and strong troubleshooting skills in layers 1 through 4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

If you want to be considered for this opening, you should send your resume to job-p014@progent.com. Please include the job number of the position that interests you.

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