Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in Modesto, California to assist a range of small and midsize organizations to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Why Consultants Are Working with Progent
Progent is a progressive network support and IT outsourcing firm headquartered in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer acquisition, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to become one of the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the United States. Our extensive support information base and collaborative style of problem solving has helped Progent to retain a strong staff and a satisfied international client base.

If you currently have an MCSE accreditation and reside in the Modesto 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 computer consulting and technical support to small and mid-size companies will give you the opportunity to work personally with top executives and contribute measurably to the success of exciting companies. In addition, Progent's virtual office network offers advanced tools for remote support and wireless connectivity to enable you to deliver quick solutions when you help with business-critical problems.

Job Title

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant

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Work from home, virtual office infrastructure

Main Activities

  • Maintain and repair Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Operate onsite and online to analyze and resolve both urgent and lingering problems related to availability, protection, performance, connectivity, and general functionality
  • Deploy, configure 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
  • Plan information technology topologies including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange, Microsoft Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet access
  • Design and carry out upgrades to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Develop and test security policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backup/restore and anti-virus plus remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust system design and proactive server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience in PC, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, machine setup, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug application problems including desktop PC software compatibility problems, server problems, data service problems, and connectivity problems
  • Experience in business application assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a virtual office environment, delivering reliable follow-up and using remote access and mobile connectivity technology
  • Operates independently and demonstrates strong sense of ownership and initiative
  • Has a working understanding of network layers L1-L7 and strong 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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