Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in Davis, 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 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Benefits of Joining Progent
Progent is a progressive network consulting and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Effective models for client acquisition, support delivery, network infrastructure, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to become among the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Partners in America. Our extensive support database and team style of problem resolution has helped Progent to build up a strong staff and a loyal worldwide client base.

If you currently have an MCSE credential and reside in the Davis area, joining Progent and supporting Progent's customers will improve your technical abilities through interaction with Progent's team of collaborative, high-productivity consultants. Progent's concentration on offering computer consulting and technical help to small companies will give you the chance to operate closely with top executives and contribute significantly to the growth of dynamic companies. In addition, Progent's virtual office network provides advanced technology for remote access and wireless connectivity to enable you to deliver fast solutions when you take on mission-critical problems.

Position Title

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert

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Work Location

Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Main Activities

  • Support and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Operate onsite and remotely to identify and resolve both urgent and lingering problems related to reliability, protection, capacity, accessibility, and general functionality
  • Deploy, configure and troubleshoot applications hosted on Windows Servers
  • Install, configure 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
  • Design IT topologies including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Support and administer MS Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, MS Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet access
  • Design and implement upgrades to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Develop and test security policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and anti-virus as well as offsite or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Robust system design and proactive server monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience in desktop, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, device setup, problem isolation and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug software application problems such as workstation program compatibility issues, server problems, data service problems, and access problems
  • Background in business application assistance (Microsoft product family)
  • Proven ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office setting, delivering consistent follow-through and using online access and wireless communication tools
  • Works independently and demonstrates high level of responsibility and initiative
  • Possess a reasonable understanding of networking layers L1-L7 and excellent troubleshooting capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Required
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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