Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in Davis, California to help a range of small and midsize businesses to manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Benefits of Teaming with Progent
Progent is an innovative network consulting and IT outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA, in the middle of Silicon Valley. Effective models for client acquisition, service delivery, virtual office environment, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to be among the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the United States. Our extensive technical information base and team approach to problem solving has helped Progent to retain a strong staff and a satisfied worldwide client base.

If you currently have an MCSE credential and reside in the Davis area, joining Progent and supporting Progent's customers will expand your skills through cooperation with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-output engineers. Progent's concentration on offering computer consulting and network support to small and mid-size companies will be your opportunity to operate personally with decision makers and add significantly to the growth of dynamic businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides advanced tools for remote access and mobile connectivity to enable you to implement quick solutions when you help with business-critical tasks.

Job Title

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert

Job Code


Work Location

Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Essential Responsibilities

  • Maintain and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
  • Operate on premises and online to analyze and fix both urgent and ongoing problems associated with reliability, security, capacity, accessibility, and overall productivity
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot applications on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Deploy, setup Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7
  • Configure and analyze a variety of network services and applications including AD, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, DFS & NTFRS
  • Plan IT architectures including virtualized environments and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange Server, MS Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
  • Plan and carry out upgrades to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange
  • Design and test security policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backup/restore and anti-virus plus remote or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Efficient system design and 24x7 server monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience in desktop, server management and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine provisioning, problem isolation and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to debug application problems including workstation software compatibility problems, server issues, data service issues, and access problems
  • Experience in business productivity application support (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to operate effectively in a virtual office environment, providing reliable follow-up and using remote access and mobile communication technology
  • Works without supervision and demonstrates strong sense of ownership and drive
  • Possess a working understanding of networking layers L1-L7 and strong troubleshooting skills 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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