Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in Modesto, California to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Why Consultants Are Teaming with Progent
Progent is an innovative computer support and IT outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, CA, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer acquisition, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in America. Our extensive technical information base and team approach to problem resolution has helped Progent to build up a talented staff and a satisfied international customer base.

If you currently have a Microsoft MCSE certificate and reside in the Modesto area, joining Progent and working for Progent's customers will improve your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-output engineers. Progent's focus on providing computer expertise and network support to small companies will be your opportunity to operate closely with top executives and contribute measurably to the success of dynamic businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office network offers state-of-the-art tools for remote support and wireless communications to enable you to deliver quick solutions when you take on mission-critical tasks.

Job Title

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert

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Work from home, virtual office environment

Essential Responsibilities

  • Support and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Work on premises and online to analyze and resolve both urgent and ongoing issues related to availability, protection, capacity, connectivity, and overall productivity
  • Install, setup and debug apps on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Install, 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 architectures including virtualized infrastructures and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
  • Support and administer MS Outlook client with back office Exchange, Microsoft Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet access
  • Plan and carry out updates to Microsoft desktop OS, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Microsoft Exchange
  • Develop and validate protection policies including onsite high availability, resilience, backup/restore and AV as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust network architecture and proactive server monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ background in PC, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine setup, problem identification and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug application problems such as desktop PC software compatibility problems, server issues, data service issues, and access problems
  • Background in business application support (Microsoft product family)
  • Demonstrated ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, providing reliable follow-up and utilizing online access and wireless communication tools
  • Works without supervision and shows high level of responsibility and drive
  • Possess a working understanding of networking layers L1-L7 and strong debugging 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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