Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft information technology 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 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Why Consultants Are Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive computer consulting and information technology outsourcing firm headquartered in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client acquisition, service delivery, network infrastructure, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to become among the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Partners in America. Our extensive technical database and team approach to problem solving has allowed Progent to build up a strong staff and a loyal international client base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), joining Progent and working for Progent's customers will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-productivity engineers. Progent's concentration on offering computer consulting and network support to small and mid-size businesses will be your opportunity to operate personally with top executives and contribute measurably to the growth of exciting businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office network provides advanced technology for remote access and wireless communications to help you to implement fast solutions when you help with business-critical problems.

Job Title

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert

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Work Location

Work from home, virtual office infrastructure

Main Responsibilities

  • Maintain and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
  • Operate onsite and online to identify and resolve both urgent and ongoing issues associated with reliability, protection, capacity, connectivity, and overall functionality
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot applications hosted on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Install, setup Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7
  • Configure and analyze a variety of network services and applications including AD, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, DFS & NTFRS
  • Design information technology topologies including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange, MS Office suite, telephony, and Internet access
  • Design and carry out upgrades to MS desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Microsoft Exchange
  • Design and validate security policies such as on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and AV plus offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient system design and 24x7 health monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience in PC, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device setup, problem isolation and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot application issues including desktop PC program compatibility problems, server problems, data service issues, and access problems
  • Background in business productivity application support (Microsoft product family)
  • Proven ability to operate effectively in a virtual office environment, providing reliable follow-through and using online access and mobile communication tools
  • Operates independently and demonstrates high level of ownership and drive
  • Has a reasonable knowledge of networking 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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