Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in Citrus Heights, California to help a range of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Advantages of Teaming with Progent
Progent is an innovative network support and information technology outsourcing firm headquartered in San Jose, CA, in the middle of Silicon Valley. Effective models for customer marketing, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee compensation have allowed Progent to be one of the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the U.S. Our shared support information base and collaborative approach to problem solving has helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied international customer base.

If you hold a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) accreditation and live in the Citrus Heights area, teaming with Progent and working for Progent's clients will improve your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-output engineers. Progent's focus on offering computer expertise and technical help to small companies will give you the chance to work closely with top executives and add measurably to the success of dynamic businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office network offers state-of-the-art technology for remote access and wireless communications to enable you to deliver quick solutions when you take on mission-critical tasks.

Job Title

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant

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Work Location

Work from home, virtual office environment

Main Activities

  • Support and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Operate onsite and remotely to identify and resolve urgent and lingering issues related to reliability, protection, capacity, connectivity, and general functionality
  • Deploy, setup and troubleshoot apps on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Deploy, configure Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7
  • Configure and analyze a variety of network services and applications including AD, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, DFS & NTFRS
  • Design IT topologies including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud models
  • Support and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, Microsoft Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet connectivity
  • Plan and carry out updates to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Design and test protection policies such as onsite high availability, resilience, backup/restore and anti-virus plus remote or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Robust network design and proactive health monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ background in desktop, server management and IT Infrastructure support (new software deployment, machine setup, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to debug application problems such as desktop PC program compatibility issues, server issues, data service issues, and connectivity problems
  • Background in business productivity software assistance (Microsoft product family)
  • Demonstrated ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, delivering consistent follow-through and taking advantage online access and wireless communication tools
  • Works independently and shows strong sense of responsibility and drive
  • Possess a working knowledge of networking layers 1 through 7 and excellent troubleshooting capabilities in layers 1 through 4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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