Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in Berkeley, California to help a variety of small businesses to manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of expertise include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Benefits of Joining Progent
Progent is a progressive computer consulting and IT outsourcing company based in San Jose, CA, in the middle of Silicon Valley. Effective models for client acquisition, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to be among the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the United States. Our extensive technical information base and collaborative style of problem solving has allowed Progent to build up a strong staff and a loyal worldwide customer base.

If you have earned a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) credential and reside in the Berkeley area, teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's customers will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-productivity consultants. Progent's concentration on providing IT expertise and technical help to small and mid-size companies will give you the opportunity to work closely with top executives and contribute significantly to the growth of dynamic businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office network provides state-of-the-art tools for remote support and mobile connectivity to help you to implement fast solutions when you help with mission-critical problems.

Position Title

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert

Job Number


Work Location

Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Primary Activities

  • Support and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Work on premises and remotely to analyze and fix both urgent and ongoing problems associated with reliability, security, performance, accessibility, and overall functionality
  • Install, configure and debug apps hosted on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Deploy, setup 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 information technology architectures including virtualized environments and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange, Microsoft Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet access
  • Design and carry out updates to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Microsoft Exchange
  • Develop and validate protection policies such as on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backups and AV plus remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient network architecture and 24x7 health monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí experience in desktop, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device provisioning, problem identification and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application issues such as workstation program compatibility problems, server problems, data service issues, and connectivity issues
  • Background in business software assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to work efficiently in a virtual office setting, providing reliable follow-through and taking advantage online access and mobile connectivity technology
  • Works independently and shows strong sense of responsibility and initiative
  • Possess a working knowledge of network layers 1 through 7 and strong debugging capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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