Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in Citrus Heights, California to help a variety of small organizations to maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Benefits of Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive computer consulting and IT outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Effective models for customer marketing, service delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to become one of the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the U.S. Our shared support database and collaborative approach to problem resolution has allowed Progent to retain a strong staff and a satisfied worldwide customer base.

If you have been awarded a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) certificate and live in the Citrus Heights area, teaming with Progent and working for Progent's customers will improve your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of collaborative, high-productivity consultants. Progent's concentration on providing IT expertise and network help to small and mid-size companies will be your opportunity to operate closely with decision makers and add significantly to the success of exciting businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides advanced tools for remote support and wireless communications to enable you to deliver fast solutions when you help with business-critical problems.

Position Title

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant

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Work Location

Home-based, virtual office environment

Primary Responsibilities

  • Support and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Work onsite and online to identify and resolve urgent and lingering issues related to availability, protection, capacity, connectivity, and general productivity
  • Deploy, configure and troubleshoot applications 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
  • Plan IT topologies including virtualized infrastructures and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud designs
  • Support and manage MS Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, Microsoft Office suite, telephony, and Internet access
  • Design and implement updates to Microsoft desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Develop and validate security policies including on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backups and anti-virus as well as offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust system design and 24x7 health monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí experience in desktop, server administration and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine provisioning, problem isolation and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application problems including workstation program compatibility problems, server problems, data service issues, and access problems
  • Background in business productivity software support (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a virtual office setting, delivering reliable follow-up and taking advantage online access and mobile connectivity technology
  • Operates independently and demonstrates strong sense of responsibility and initiative
  • Has a reasonable knowledge of networking 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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