Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in Davis, California to help a range of small and midsize organizations to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Why Consultants Are Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive network consulting and IT outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee compensation have allowed Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Gold Partners in America. Our extensive support information base and team approach to problem resolution has helped Progent to retain a strong staff and a satisfied international customer base.

If you have been awarded a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) accreditation and live in the Davis area, teaming with Progent and working for Progent's customers will expand your technical abilities through interaction with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-output engineers. Progent's focus on offering IT consulting and network support to small and mid-size businesses will give you the chance to work closely with top executives and contribute significantly to the success of exciting companies. In addition, Progent's virtual office network offers advanced tools for remote access and wireless connectivity to help you to implement fast solutions when you help with mission-critical problems.

Position Title

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant

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Home-based, virtual office environment

Main Responsibilities

  • Maintain and repair Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Work onsite and online to identify and fix urgent and lingering issues related to availability, security, performance, accessibility, and general functionality
  • Deploy, setup and troubleshoot applications on Windows Servers
  • Deploy, setup 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 information technology topologies including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud models
  • Support and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet access
  • Design and carry out updates to Microsoft desktop OS, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange
  • Develop and validate security policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and AV as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust system architecture and proactive server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí experience in PC, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, device provisioning, problem isolation and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot application issues including desktop PC program compatibility issues, server issues, data service problems, and access problems
  • Experience in business application assistance (Microsoft product family)
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a virtual office setting, delivering reliable follow-through and using online access and mobile connectivity technology
  • Operates independently and shows high level of responsibility and initiative
  • Possess a reasonable knowledge of networking layers L1-L7 and excellent debugging skills 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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