Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in Sacramento, California to help a variety of small businesses to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Why Consultants Are Working with Progent
Progent is an innovative network support and information technology outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, CA, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, service delivery, network infrastructure, and employee compensation have allowed Progent to become among the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Gold Partners in America. Our extensive support database and collaborative style of problem solving has allowed Progent to build up a talented staff and a loyal worldwide client base.

If you have been awarded an MCSE accreditation and reside in the Sacramento area, joining Progent and working for Progent's customers will improve your skills through interaction with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-productivity engineers. Progent's focus on providing IT expertise and network support to small and mid-size businesses will be your chance to operate personally with top executives and add significantly to the success of dynamic businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides state-of-the-art technology for remote support and mobile connectivity to help you to deliver quick solutions when you take on business-critical tasks.

Job Title

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert

Job Number



Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Essential Activities

  • Support and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Work onsite and online to analyze and resolve both urgent and lingering problems related to reliability, protection, capacity, connectivity, and general functionality
  • Deploy, setup and troubleshoot applications on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Deploy, 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 architectures including virtualized infrastructures and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
  • Support and manage MS Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, Microsoft Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
  • Design and implement updates to Microsoft desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Exchange Server
  • Develop and validate security policies including onsite high availability, fault tolerance, backups and AV plus remote or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Efficient system architecture and 24x7 server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí experience in PC, server management and IT Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device setup, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug software application issues including desktop PC program compatibility problems, server issues, data service issues, and connectivity problems
  • Experience in business productivity application assistance (Microsoft product family)
  • Proven ability to operate effectively in a virtual office environment, providing consistent follow-through and using online access and wireless connectivity technology
  • Operates without supervision and shows high level of ownership and drive
  • Possess a reasonable understanding of network layers L1-L7 and excellent debugging skills in layers 1 through 4
Credentials Required
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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