Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in Fremont, California to help a variety of small and midsize businesses to manage 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 architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Advantages of Teaming with Progent
Progent is an innovative computer support and information technology outsourcing firm headquartered in San Jose, CA, in the center of Silicon Valley. Effective models for customer acquisition, support delivery, virtual office environment, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to become one of the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Partners in the U.S. Our extensive technical database and collaborative style of problem solving has helped Progent to build up a strong staff and a loyal international client base.

If you have earned a Microsoft MCSE accreditation and live in the Fremont area, teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's clients will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of collaborative, high-productivity consultants. Progent's concentration on offering IT expertise and technical support to small businesses will give you the opportunity to operate closely with top executives and contribute significantly to the success of dynamic businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office network provides advanced tools for remote support and mobile connectivity to enable you to deliver quick solutions when you take on mission-critical problems.

Position Title

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert

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Work Location

Home-based, virtual office environment

Essential Responsibilities

  • Maintain and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Operate onsite and online to analyze and fix both urgent and lingering issues associated with reliability, protection, performance, accessibility, and general functionality
  • Install, setup and debug applications on Windows Servers
  • Deploy, 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 architectures including virtualized infrastructures and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
  • Support and administer MS Outlook client with back office Exchange, MS Office suite, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
  • Design and implement updates to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange
  • Design and validate protection policies such as on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backups and anti-virus as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient system design and 24x7 server monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience in desktop, server administration and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, device setup, problem isolation and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug application problems including workstation program compatibility issues, server issues, data service issues, and access issues
  • Experience in business productivity software assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a virtual office environment, providing reliable follow-up and taking advantage online access and wireless communication technology
  • Operates without supervision and demonstrates high level of ownership and drive
  • Has a reasonable understanding of network layers L1-L7 and strong 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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