Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize businesses to manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Benefits of Working with Progent
Progent is an innovative network consulting and IT outsourcing firm based in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer acquisition, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to be among the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in America. Our extensive support information base and collaborative style of problem resolution has allowed Progent to retain a strong staff and a satisfied worldwide client base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's customers will expand your skills through cooperation with Progent's team of collaborative, high-output engineers. Progent's concentration on providing IT consulting and technical help to small businesses will give you the opportunity to operate closely with top executives and contribute measurably to the success of dynamic businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office network provides advanced tools for remote support and wireless communications to help you to deliver fast solutions when you take on mission-critical tasks.

Job Title

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert

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Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Primary Activities

  • Support and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Work onsite and remotely to identify and resolve both urgent and lingering issues associated with availability, protection, performance, connectivity, and general productivity
  • Install, setup and troubleshoot applications on Windows Servers
  • Deploy, setup Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7 desktop PCs and laptops
  • 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 designs
  • Support and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Office suite, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
  • Design and implement updates to Microsoft desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Exchange
  • Develop and validate protection policies such as onsite high availability, resilience, backups and anti-virus as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient system design and 24x7 server monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in PC, server management and IT Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device setup, problem identification and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to debug application problems including desktop PC software compatibility problems, server issues, data service problems, and access issues
  • Experience in business productivity software assistance (Microsoft product family)
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently in a virtual office environment, providing consistent follow-through and using online access and mobile communication technology
  • Works without supervision and demonstrates high level of ownership and initiative
  • Has a working knowledge of networking layers L1-L7 and excellent troubleshooting capabilities in layers 1 through 4
Credentials Required
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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