Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include network architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Why Consultants Are Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive network support and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA, in the middle of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, support delivery, virtual office environment, and employee compensation have allowed Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Gold Partners in the United States. Our extensive technical information base and team approach to problem resolution has helped Progent to retain a strong staff and a loyal worldwide client base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), joining Progent and working for Progent's customers will improve your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of collaborative, high-output consultants. Progent's focus on offering computer consulting and technical support to small and mid-size companies will give you the opportunity to work closely with top executives and add significantly to the growth of exciting businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure offers advanced technology for remote support and mobile connectivity to enable you to deliver fast solutions when you take on business-critical tasks.

Position Title

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant

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Work Location

Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Essential Responsibilities

  • Support and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
  • Operate on premises and online to analyze and resolve both urgent and lingering problems related to availability, protection, performance, connectivity, and general functionality
  • Install, configure and debug apps on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Install, 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 architectures including virtualized infrastructures and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
  • Maintain and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, Microsoft Office suite, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
  • Plan and carry out updates to Microsoft desktop OS, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Microsoft Exchange
  • Develop and validate security policies including on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and anti-virus as well as remote or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Robust system architecture and proactive server monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí experience in desktop, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, machine provisioning, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug application problems such as desktop PC software compatibility problems, server issues, data service issues, and connectivity problems
  • Background in business application support (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, providing consistent follow-up and taking advantage remote access and mobile connectivity tools
  • Operates independently and shows high level of ownership and drive
  • Possess a reasonable understanding of networking layers 1 through 7 and strong 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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