Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in Modesto, California to assist a range of small businesses to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Advantages of Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive network consulting and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, support delivery, network infrastructure, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to be one of the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in America. Our extensive technical information base and collaborative approach to problem solving has helped Progent to build up a talented staff and a loyal international customer base.

If you have been awarded a Microsoft MCSE accreditation and reside in the Modesto area, teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's clients will improve your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of collaborative, high-output consultants. Progent's focus on providing IT expertise and network support to small businesses will be your chance to operate closely with decision makers and add significantly to the growth of exciting businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office network offers advanced technology for remote support and mobile communications to enable you to deliver fast solutions when you help with mission-critical tasks.

Position Title

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert

Job Code



Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Main Responsibilities

  • Support and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
  • Work on premises and remotely to identify and resolve urgent and lingering problems related to availability, security, performance, connectivity, and overall productivity
  • Deploy, configure and troubleshoot apps on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Deploy, 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 IT topologies including virtualized infrastructures and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
  • Support and administer MS Outlook client with back office Exchange, MS Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet access
  • Design and carry out updates to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Develop and validate security policies such as on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and anti-virus plus offsite or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Efficient system architecture and 24x7 server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in PC, server management and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine provisioning, problem isolation and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application problems including desktop PC software compatibility issues, server issues, data service issues, and access issues
  • Experience in business application assistance (Microsoft product family)
  • Proven ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, providing reliable follow-up and utilizing remote access and mobile communication technology
  • Works without supervision and demonstrates high level of ownership and initiative
  • Has a working understanding of networking layers 1 through 7 and excellent debugging capabilities 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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