Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in Citrus Heights, California to assist a range of small and midsize organizations to manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Why Consultants Are Joining Progent
Progent is an innovative network consulting and information technology outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client marketing, support delivery, network infrastructure, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to be among the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Gold Partners in the United States. Our extensive technical database and collaborative approach to problem solving has allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal worldwide client base.

If you currently have a Microsoft MCSE certificate and live in the Citrus Heights area, teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's clients will expand your technical abilities through interaction with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-productivity engineers. Progent's concentration on offering IT consulting and network help to small and mid-size companies will be your chance to work personally with decision makers and add measurably to the growth of dynamic businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides state-of-the-art technology for remote support and mobile connectivity to enable you to implement fast solutions when you take on mission-critical problems.

Position Title

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant

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Work Location

Work from home, virtual office environment

Essential Responsibilities

  • Support and repair Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based networks
  • Work onsite and online to identify and resolve both urgent and lingering issues associated with availability, security, capacity, connectivity, and overall productivity
  • Deploy, setup and troubleshoot applications hosted on Windows Servers
  • Install, 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 private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange, Microsoft Office suite, telephony, and Internet connectivity
  • Plan and carry out updates to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Develop and test protection policies such as on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and anti-virus plus offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient network architecture and proactive server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in PC, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, device setup, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application issues such as workstation program compatibility issues, server issues, data service problems, and access problems
  • Experience in business software support (Microsoft product family)
  • Proven ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, providing reliable follow-up and utilizing online access and mobile communication tools
  • Works without supervision and shows strong sense of responsibility and initiative
  • Possess a reasonable knowledge of network layers 1 through 7 and excellent troubleshooting skills 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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