Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist 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. Important areas of knowledge include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Advantages of Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive network support and IT outsourcing firm headquartered in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client marketing, service delivery, network infrastructure, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to become one of the fastest growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in America. Our extensive technical database and collaborative approach to problem resolution has allowed Progent to retain a strong staff and a loyal worldwide customer base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), teaming with Progent and working for Progent's clients will expand your skills through interaction with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-productivity engineers. Progent's focus on providing IT expertise and technical support to small and mid-size companies will be your opportunity to work personally with decision makers and add measurably to the growth of exciting companies. Also, Progent's virtual office network provides state-of-the-art tools for remote support and wireless communications to enable you to implement fast solutions when you help with mission-critical tasks.


Position Title

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert

Job Code

P014

Work Location

Work from home, virtual office environment

Essential Activities

Activities
  • Maintain and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Operate onsite and online to identify and fix both urgent and ongoing problems related to availability, security, capacity, accessibility, and general productivity
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot apps hosted on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Deploy, 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
  • Plan IT topologies including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud models
  • Maintain and administer MS Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, MS Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet access
  • Plan 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, fault tolerance, backups and anti-virus as well as offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust network design and proactive server monitoring

Experience/
Schooling

Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ background in PC, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device setup, problem isolation and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application issues including workstation software compatibility issues, server issues, data service problems, and connectivity problems
  • Experience in business productivity application assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to work efficiently in a virtual office setting, delivering consistent follow-up and using online access and wireless communication tools
  • Operates independently and demonstrates strong sense of ownership and initiative
  • Has a working knowledge of network layers L1-L7 and excellent debugging capabilities 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 pursue this opening, you should email your qualifications to job-p014@progent.com. Be sure to include the job code of the opportunity that you are applying for.

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