Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in Berkeley, California to help a range of small and midsize organizations to manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Advantages of Joining Progent
Progent is an innovative computer consulting and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client marketing, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to be one of the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the U.S. Our shared support database and collaborative approach to problem solving has helped Progent to build up a talented staff and a loyal international client base.

If you have been awarded an MCSE credential and live in the Berkeley area, joining Progent and working for Progent's clients will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-output engineers. Progent's concentration on providing IT expertise and technical support to small and mid-size businesses will be your chance to work closely with top executives and contribute measurably to the success of exciting companies. In addition, Progent's virtual office network offers state-of-the-art tools for remote access and mobile connectivity to enable you to implement quick solutions when you help with business-critical tasks.

Job Title

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant

Job Code


Work Location

Home-based, virtual office environment

Main Responsibilities

  • Maintain and repair Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Operate onsite and online to analyze and resolve urgent and lingering issues associated with availability, protection, capacity, accessibility, and general functionality
  • Deploy, setup and debug applications on Windows Servers
  • Install, configure 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 IT topologies including virtualized environments and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud designs
  • Support and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, MS Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet access
  • Plan and carry out updates to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, AD, and Exchange Server
  • Develop and validate security policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and anti-virus as well as remote or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Efficient system architecture and proactive health monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience in desktop, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, machine setup, problem identification and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application issues including workstation software compatibility issues, server problems, data service problems, and connectivity problems
  • Background in business application assistance (Microsoft product family)
  • Proven ability to work efficiently in a virtual office setting, providing reliable follow-through and taking advantage online access and wireless connectivity technology
  • Operates without supervision and shows strong sense of ownership and drive
  • Possess a working understanding of networking layers L1-L7 and strong debugging 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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