Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small organizations to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Advantages of Working with Progent
Progent is an innovative network consulting and IT outsourcing company based in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, service delivery, virtual office environment, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to be one of the fastest growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in America. Our shared technical database and team style of problem resolution has helped Progent to retain a strong staff and a loyal international client base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's clients will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-output consultants. Progent's concentration on offering computer consulting and technical support to small and mid-size companies will give you the chance to work closely with decision makers and add measurably to the success of exciting companies. In addition, Progent's virtual office network offers advanced tools for remote access and wireless connectivity to help you to deliver fast solutions when you help with mission-critical tasks.


Position Title

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant

Job Code

P014

Location

Home-based, virtual office environment

Essential Activities

Activities
  • Maintain and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
  • Work on premises and online to identify and fix urgent and ongoing problems associated with reliability, security, performance, connectivity, and general productivity
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot apps on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Deploy, 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 IT topologies including virtualized infrastructures and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
  • Support and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange, Microsoft Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
  • Plan and implement upgrades to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange
  • Design and test security policies such as onsite high availability, fault tolerance, backups and AV plus remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust network design and 24x7 server monitoring

Qualifications/
Schooling

Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in PC, server management and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine provisioning, problem identification and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application problems including desktop PC program compatibility issues, server issues, data service issues, and connectivity problems
  • Experience in business productivity application support (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, delivering reliable follow-up and utilizing remote access and mobile connectivity tools
  • Operates independently and shows strong sense of ownership and initiative
  • Has a working understanding of networking layers 1 through 7 and excellent troubleshooting 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 apply for this opening, you should email your qualifications to job-p014@progent.com. Please include the job number of the opportunity that you are applying for.

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