Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small businesses to manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include system infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Advantages of Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive network consulting and IT outsourcing company based in San Jose, CA, in the center of Silicon Valley. Effective models for client acquisition, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to become among the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Gold Partners in the U.S. Our shared support database and team style of problem resolution has helped 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 skills through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-output engineers. Progent's focus on providing computer consulting and technical help to small companies will give you the opportunity to operate personally with top executives and contribute measurably to the success of dynamic companies. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides advanced tools for remote access and wireless connectivity to help you to deliver quick solutions when you take on mission-critical problems.

Job Title

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert

Job Code


Work Location

Work from home, virtual office environment

Primary Activities

  • Support and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based networks
  • Work onsite and remotely to analyze and fix both urgent and lingering issues related to availability, protection, performance, connectivity, and general functionality
  • Install, setup and debug applications hosted on Windows Servers
  • Install, configure Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 desktops and notebooks
  • Configure and analyze a variety of network services and applications including AD, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, DFS & NTFRS
  • Design information technology architectures including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft Office suite, telephony, and Internet connectivity
  • Plan and carry out updates to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Exchange Server
  • Design and validate protection policies such as on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backups and anti-virus as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust network architecture and proactive server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ background in PC, server management and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine provisioning, problem isolation and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot application issues such as desktop PC software compatibility problems, server issues, data service problems, and connectivity issues
  • Background in business productivity application assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, providing reliable follow-through and using remote access and wireless connectivity tools
  • Works without supervision and shows strong sense of responsibility and initiative
  • Has a reasonable knowledge of network layers 1 through 7 and strong troubleshooting capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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