Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small businesses to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Benefits of Teaming with Progent
Progent is an innovative network consulting and information technology outsourcing company based in San Jose, CA, in the center of Silicon Valley. Effective models for client acquisition, service delivery, virtual office environment, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to be among the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in the U.S. Our extensive support information base and collaborative approach to problem resolution has allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied international customer base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), joining Progent and working for Progent's clients will expand your skills through cooperation with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-output engineers. Progent's concentration on offering computer expertise and network help to small companies will be your chance to operate personally with decision makers and add significantly to the success of exciting companies. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure offers advanced technology for remote access and mobile communications to enable you to deliver quick solutions when you take on business-critical problems.

Job Title

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert

Job Code


Work Location

Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Main Activities

  • Support and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Operate onsite and remotely to analyze and fix both urgent and ongoing problems related to reliability, protection, performance, connectivity, and overall functionality
  • Deploy, setup and debug apps hosted on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Deploy, configure 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
  • Design information technology topologies including virtualized environments and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
  • Support and manage MS Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Office suite, telephony, and Internet access
  • Design and carry out updates to MS desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server
  • Design and test security policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and AV plus remote or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Robust network design and 24x7 server monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience in desktop, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device setup, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to debug software application issues such as workstation software compatibility problems, server issues, data service issues, and connectivity problems
  • Experience in business software support (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to operate effectively in a virtual office setting, providing reliable follow-up and utilizing online access and wireless communication technology
  • Works independently and shows high level of ownership and initiative
  • Has a working knowledge of network layers L1-L7 and excellent debugging capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Required
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

If you would like to be considered for this opening, please email your resume to Be sure to specify the job number of the opportunity that you are applying for.

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