Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in Berkeley, California to assist a range of small organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Advantages of Joining Progent
Progent is a progressive network consulting and information technology outsourcing company based in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer acquisition, service delivery, virtual office environment, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to become among the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Partners in America. Our shared support database and team style of problem solving has allowed Progent to build up a talented staff and a loyal international client base.

If you have earned a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) certificate and live in the Berkeley area, teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's clients will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-productivity engineers. Progent's concentration on offering IT expertise and technical help to small businesses will be your opportunity to work closely with decision makers and add measurably to the success of dynamic businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office infrastructure offers advanced tools for remote access and wireless connectivity to enable you to deliver quick solutions when you help with business-critical tasks.

Job Title

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert

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Work from home, virtual office environment

Main Responsibilities

  • Support and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
  • Work on premises and remotely to identify and resolve urgent and ongoing issues associated with availability, security, capacity, connectivity, and overall productivity
  • Install, setup and troubleshoot apps hosted on Windows Servers
  • Deploy, configure 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 information technology architectures including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Support and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
  • Design and implement upgrades to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange
  • Develop and validate security policies such as on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and AV as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust network design and 24x7 server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí experience in PC, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, device provisioning, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot application issues including workstation software compatibility issues, server issues, data service problems, and access problems
  • Background in business productivity software support (Microsoft product family)
  • Proven ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, delivering consistent follow-up and taking advantage remote access and mobile communication technology
  • Works without supervision and shows high level of ownership and drive
  • Possess 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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