Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in Citrus Heights, California to help a variety of small organizations to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Advantages of Working with Progent
Progent is an innovative computer support and information technology outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client acquisition, service delivery, network environment, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to be one of the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Partners in the United States. Our shared technical database and collaborative style of problem resolution has allowed Progent to build up a strong staff and a loyal worldwide customer base.

If you have been awarded a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) credential 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 team of mutually supportive, high-productivity engineers. Progent's concentration on offering computer consulting and network help to small and mid-size businesses will give you the chance to work personally with decision makers and add significantly to the success of exciting businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides state-of-the-art tools for remote access and wireless communications to help you to deliver quick solutions when you help with business-critical problems.

Position Title

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert

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Work Location

Home-based, virtual office environment

Main Activities

  • Maintain and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based networks
  • Operate onsite and online to identify and resolve both urgent and ongoing issues associated with reliability, security, capacity, accessibility, and overall functionality
  • Deploy, configure and troubleshoot apps on Microsoft 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
  • Maintain and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange Server, MS Office suite, phone communications, and Internet access
  • Design and carry out upgrades to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange
  • Develop and validate security policies such as onsite high availability, resilience, backups and AV as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust 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 provisioning, problem isolation and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application problems such as desktop PC software compatibility problems, server problems, data service issues, and connectivity issues
  • Background in business productivity application support (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a virtual office setting, delivering reliable follow-up and utilizing online access and wireless communication technology
  • Works without supervision and shows strong sense of ownership and initiative
  • Has a reasonable understanding of networking layers L1-L7 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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