Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in Fremont, California to help a variety of small businesses to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Why Consultants Are Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive network support and information technology outsourcing company based in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client acquisition, support delivery, network infrastructure, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to be one of the fastest growing and most respected Microsoft Gold Partners in the United States. Our shared technical database and team style of problem solving has allowed Progent to build up a strong staff and a loyal international client base.

If you have earned a Microsoft MCSE credential and live in the Fremont area, teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's customers will expand your skills through interaction with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-output consultants. Progent's focus on offering IT consulting and network help to small and mid-size businesses will give you the chance to operate closely with decision makers and contribute measurably to the growth of dynamic companies. In addition, Progent's virtual office network provides advanced technology for remote access and mobile connectivity to help you to deliver fast solutions when you take on mission-critical problems.

Position Title

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant

Job Code



Work from home, virtual office environment

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintain and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Operate onsite and remotely to identify and fix urgent and ongoing issues related to reliability, security, capacity, connectivity, and overall productivity
  • Deploy, setup and troubleshoot apps on Windows Servers
  • Install, setup 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
  • Design IT topologies including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud models
  • Maintain and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, MS Office suite, phone communications, and Internet access
  • Plan and implement updates to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server
  • Develop and test protection policies including on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and AV plus remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust system architecture and 24x7 server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in PC, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device provisioning, problem isolation and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot application issues such as desktop PC program compatibility issues, server issues, data service problems, and access problems
  • Background in business application support (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, delivering reliable follow-through and using remote access and wireless connectivity tools
  • Works without supervision and shows high level of ownership and initiative
  • Possess a reasonable understanding of networking layers 1 through 7 and excellent 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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