Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small organizations to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Advantages of Working with Progent
Progent is an innovative computer support and information technology outsourcing firm headquartered in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, service delivery, network environment, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to become among the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the United States. Our extensive support database and team approach to problem resolution has helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied international customer base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's customers will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-productivity consultants. Progent's focus on offering IT expertise and technical help to small and mid-size companies will give you the chance to operate personally with top executives and add significantly to the success of exciting companies. In addition, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides advanced technology for remote access and wireless communications to help you to implement fast solutions when you take on mission-critical problems.

Position Title

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant

Job Code



Work from home, virtual office environment

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintain and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Work onsite and online to identify and resolve urgent and lingering problems associated with reliability, protection, capacity, connectivity, and general productivity
  • Deploy, configure and troubleshoot applications hosted on Windows Servers
  • Install, configure Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7
  • Configure and analyze a variety of network services and applications including AD, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, DFS & NTFRS
  • Plan IT architectures including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and administer MS Outlook client with back office Exchange, MS Office suite, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
  • Design and carry out updates to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange
  • Develop and validate protection policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backup/restore and AV plus remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust network architecture and 24x7 health monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in PC, server administration and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine provisioning, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug application issues such as desktop PC program compatibility problems, server problems, data service problems, and access issues
  • Experience in business productivity software assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to operate effectively in a virtual office environment, delivering reliable follow-through and taking advantage remote access and mobile communication technology
  • Works without supervision and shows strong sense of responsibility and drive
  • Possess a reasonable knowledge of network layers 1 through 7 and strong debugging skills in L1-L4
Credentials Required
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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