Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in Davis, California to help a range of small businesses to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Benefits of Working with Progent
Progent is a progressive computer support and IT outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, CA, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client acquisition, service delivery, network environment, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to become one of the fastest growing and most respected Microsoft Gold Partners in America. Our shared technical information base and team approach to problem solving has allowed Progent to build up a strong staff and a loyal worldwide client base.

If you have earned an MCSE accreditation and reside in the Davis area, joining Progent and working for Progent's customers will improve your skills through cooperation with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-productivity engineers. Progent's focus on providing IT consulting and network support to small and mid-size businesses will give you the opportunity to operate personally with decision makers and add significantly to the growth of dynamic businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office network provides state-of-the-art technology for remote support and mobile connectivity to enable you to implement quick solutions when you take on business-critical tasks.

Position Title

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert

Job Code


Work Location

Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Main Activities

  • Support and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Work onsite and online to analyze and resolve both urgent and lingering problems associated with reliability, protection, capacity, accessibility, and overall productivity
  • Deploy, setup and troubleshoot applications 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 environments and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
  • Maintain and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, Microsoft Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet connectivity
  • Plan and carry out upgrades to Microsoft desktop OS, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server
  • Develop and test security policies including onsite high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and AV as well as offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient network design and 24x7 health monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in desktop, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine setup, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug software application issues including desktop PC software compatibility issues, server problems, data service problems, and connectivity problems
  • Background in business software assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a virtual office environment, providing consistent follow-through and taking advantage online access and wireless communication technology
  • Operates independently and demonstrates high level of ownership and drive
  • Possess a reasonable understanding of network layers 1 through 7 and strong troubleshooting capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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