Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small businesses to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Advantages of Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive network support and IT outsourcing firm based in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer acquisition, service delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to become one of the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the U.S. Our extensive support database and team style of problem solving has allowed 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 supporting Progent's customers will improve your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-productivity consultants. Progent's concentration on providing IT expertise and technical help to small companies will be your chance to work personally with top executives and add significantly to the success of dynamic businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office network offers advanced tools for remote support and wireless connectivity to help you to deliver quick solutions when you help with mission-critical tasks.


Position Title

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert

Job Number

P014

Work Location

Work from home, virtual office infrastructure

Primary Activities

Activities
  • Support and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Operate on premises and remotely to analyze and resolve both urgent and lingering problems related to reliability, protection, capacity, accessibility, and general functionality
  • Install, setup and debug applications on Windows Servers
  • Install, 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
  • Plan information technology topologies including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and manage MS Outlook client with back office Exchange, MS Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet access
  • Plan and carry out updates to MS desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange
  • Design and test protection policies such as onsite high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and AV plus remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient network architecture and proactive health monitoring and alerting

Qualifications/
Education

Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience in PC, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine setup, problem identification and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application problems such as workstation software compatibility problems, server issues, data service problems, and access issues
  • Background in business productivity application assistance (Microsoft product family)
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently in a virtual office environment, providing reliable follow-through and using online access and mobile communication technology
  • Operates without supervision and demonstrates strong sense of responsibility and initiative
  • Has a working understanding of network layers L1-L7 and strong troubleshooting capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

If you wish to pursue this opening, you should email your qualifications to job-p014@progent.com. Be sure to include the job number of the opportunity that you are asking about.

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