Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in Monterey, California to assist a variety 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 infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Advantages of Teaming with Progent
Progent is an innovative network support and information technology outsourcing company based in San Jose, CA, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, service delivery, virtual office environment, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the United States. Our shared support information base and team approach to problem solving has allowed Progent to build up a strong staff and a loyal worldwide customer base.

If you have earned a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) credential and reside in the Monterey area, teaming with Progent and working for Progent's customers will improve your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-output consultants. Progent's concentration on providing computer consulting and technical help to small businesses will give you the opportunity to operate personally with decision makers and add measurably to the growth of exciting companies. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides state-of-the-art technology for remote support and mobile communications to help you to implement fast solutions when you help with business-critical tasks.

Job Title

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant

Job Code



Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Essential Activities

  • Support and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
  • Operate onsite and remotely to analyze and resolve both urgent and lingering problems associated with availability, security, capacity, connectivity, and general functionality
  • Deploy, configure and debug applications hosted on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Install, configure 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
  • Plan IT topologies including virtualized infrastructures and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
  • Support and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, MS Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
  • Design and carry out updates to Microsoft desktop OS, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Microsoft Exchange Server
  • Design and test security policies such as on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and anti-virus plus remote or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Efficient system architecture 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 such as workstation program compatibility problems, server problems, data service problems, and connectivity issues
  • Experience in business productivity application assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a virtual office environment, delivering reliable follow-up and using online access and wireless communication technology
  • Works independently and shows high level of responsibility and drive
  • Possess a working knowledge 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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