Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the New York Metro Area, Los Angeles, and Pittsburg PA to help a variety of small and midsize businesses to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Why Consultants Are Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive computer support and IT outsourcing firm based in San Jose, California, in the middle of Silicon Valley. Effective models for client acquisition, service delivery, network infrastructure, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to be among the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the United States. Our shared support information base and collaborative approach to problem resolution has helped Progent to build up a talented staff and a loyal international client base.

If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), joining Progent and supporting Progent's clients will improve your skills through interaction with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-output consultants. Progent's concentration on providing computer expertise and network help to small businesses will be your chance to work personally with decision makers and add measurably to the success of exciting companies. In addition, Progent's virtual office network provides state-of-the-art technology for remote access and wireless communications to enable you to deliver fast solutions when you take on mission-critical tasks.


Job Title

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert

Job Number

P018

Work Location

Work from home, virtual office environment

Primary Activities

Responsibilities
  • Maintain and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Work on premises and remotely to identify and resolve urgent and lingering problems related to reliability, security, capacity, accessibility, and general functionality
  • Deploy, configure and debug applications hosted on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Deploy and configure 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 environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Support and administer MS Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, Microsoft Office suite, phone communications, and Internet access
  • Plan and implement updates to Microsoft desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Exchange Server
  • Develop and test protection policies including onsite high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and AV as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient network design and proactive health monitoring and alerting

Qualifications/
Schooling

Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ background in PC, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine setup, problem isolation and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug software application issues including desktop PC program compatibility issues, server issues, data service problems, and connectivity issues
  • Background in business software support (Microsoft product family)
  • Proven ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office setting, providing reliable follow-up and utilizing remote access and mobile connectivity tools
  • Works without supervision and demonstrates strong sense of ownership and drive
  • Possess a reasonable knowledge of networking layers L1-L7 and excellent troubleshooting skills in L1-L4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

If you would like to be considered for this position, you should email your resume to job-p018@progent.com. Please specify the job code of the opportunity that you are applying for.

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