Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the NY Metro Area, Los Angeles, and Pittsburg PA to help a range of small organizations to manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Benefits of Joining Progent
Progent is a progressive network consulting and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA, in the middle of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client acquisition, service delivery, virtual office environment, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to become among the fastest growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in the United States. Our shared technical information base and collaborative style of problem solving has allowed Progent to build up a talented staff and a loyal worldwide customer base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), joining Progent and supporting Progent's customers will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-output consultants. Progent's concentration on offering computer expertise and technical support to small and mid-size companies will be your opportunity to work closely with decision makers and contribute significantly to the success of exciting businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office network provides advanced technology for remote support and mobile connectivity to enable you to implement fast solutions when you take on business-critical tasks.

Job Title

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant

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Work Location

Home-based, virtual office environment

Primary Activities

  • Support and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based networks
  • Work onsite and remotely to analyze and resolve both urgent and ongoing problems associated with reliability, protection, performance, accessibility, and general functionality
  • Deploy, setup and debug apps on Windows Servers
  • Deploy and integrate Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7
  • Configure and analyze a variety of network services and applications including AD, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, DFS & NTFRS
  • Plan IT architectures including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud models
  • Maintain and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, Microsoft Office suite, telephony, and Internet connectivity
  • Design and implement upgrades to MS desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server
  • Design and test security policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and anti-virus plus remote or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Efficient system architecture and proactive health monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in desktop, server administration and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine provisioning, problem isolation and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to debug application issues such as desktop PC program compatibility problems, server problems, data service issues, and connectivity issues
  • Background in business application assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to operate effectively in a virtual office environment, providing consistent follow-through and utilizing remote access and wireless connectivity tools
  • Works independently and shows strong sense of ownership and initiative
  • Possess a reasonable knowledge of networking layers L1-L7 and strong troubleshooting 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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