Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York Metro Area, Los Angeles, and Pittsburg PA to assist a variety of small and midsize 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 knowledge include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Advantages of Joining Progent
Progent is an innovative network consulting and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, service delivery, network infrastructure, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to become one of the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the U.S. Our shared support database and collaborative approach to problem solving has allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied international client base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's clients will improve your skills through interaction with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-productivity consultants. Progent's concentration on providing IT expertise and technical help to small and mid-size companies will be your opportunity to operate personally with top executives and add measurably to the growth of dynamic companies. In addition, Progent's virtual office network provides advanced tools for remote access and wireless communications to enable you to implement quick solutions when you help with business-critical tasks.

Position Title

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant

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Work Location

Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Main Responsibilities

  • Maintain and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Work onsite and remotely to analyze and fix both urgent and ongoing problems associated with reliability, protection, performance, connectivity, and general productivity
  • Deploy, configure and debug applications hosted on Windows Servers
  • Deploy and integrate 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 IT architectures including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and administer MS Outlook client with back office Exchange, MS Office suite, telephony, and Internet connectivity
  • Plan and carry out upgrades to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Microsoft Exchange
  • Design and test security policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and AV plus remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust network design and 24x7 health monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in PC, server management and IT Infrastructure support (new software deployment, machine provisioning, problem isolation and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug application issues including desktop PC program compatibility issues, server problems, data service issues, and connectivity issues
  • Background in business application support (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to work efficiently in a virtual office setting, providing consistent follow-through and utilizing remote access and mobile communication tools
  • Operates without supervision and demonstrates strong sense of responsibility and drive
  • Has a reasonable understanding of network layers 1 through 7 and strong troubleshooting skills in L1-L4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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