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

Why Consultants Are Working with Progent
Progent is a progressive computer support and IT outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA, in the middle of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer acquisition, support delivery, network environment, and employee compensation have allowed Progent to become among the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Gold Partners in America. Our extensive support information base and collaborative approach to problem solving has allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied international client base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), joining Progent and working for Progent's customers will expand your skills through cooperation with Progent's team of collaborative, high-productivity consultants. Progent's focus on offering computer consulting and network support to small and mid-size businesses will give you the opportunity to operate personally with top executives and add significantly to the growth of exciting companies. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure offers advanced technology for remote support and mobile communications to enable you to implement fast solutions when you help with business-critical tasks.

Job Title

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant

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Work from home, virtual office environment

Essential Responsibilities

  • Maintain and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based networks
  • Operate onsite and remotely to analyze and fix urgent and lingering issues associated with reliability, protection, capacity, accessibility, and overall functionality
  • Deploy, configure and troubleshoot applications hosted on Windows Servers
  • Deploy, setup 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 IT architectures including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud models
  • Maintain and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft Office suite, telephony, and Internet connectivity
  • Design and implement updates to MS desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server
  • Design and test security policies such as on-premises high availability, resilience, backup/restore and AV plus offsite or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Efficient network design and proactive server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí experience in PC, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, device setup, problem identification and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application issues such as desktop PC program compatibility problems, server problems, data service problems, and connectivity problems
  • Experience in business software assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to operate effectively in a virtual office setting, delivering consistent follow-through and using online access and mobile communication tools
  • Operates independently and shows high level of ownership and initiative
  • Has a reasonable understanding of networking layers L1-L7 and excellent 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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