Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in Salinas, California to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Benefits of Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive computer support and information technology outsourcing company based in San Jose, California, in the middle of Silicon Valley. Effective models for customer marketing, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to be among the fastest growing and most respected Microsoft Gold Partners in America. Our shared support database and collaborative style of problem solving has helped Progent to build up a strong staff and a satisfied international customer base.

If you hold an MCSE accreditation and reside in the Salinas area, joining Progent and working for Progent's customers will improve your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of collaborative, high-productivity engineers. Progent's concentration on providing IT expertise and network help to small companies will be your opportunity to operate closely with decision makers and add significantly to the success of exciting companies. Also, Progent's virtual office network offers state-of-the-art tools for remote access and wireless connectivity to enable you to deliver fast solutions when you help with business-critical problems.

Job Title

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant

Job Code


Work Location

Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintain and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
  • Operate onsite and online to identify and fix urgent and lingering problems associated with availability, protection, performance, accessibility, and general productivity
  • Deploy, setup and troubleshoot applications hosted on Windows Servers
  • Install, configure Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7
  • Configure and analyze a variety of network services and applications including AD, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, DFS & NTFRS
  • Design IT architectures including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and administer MS Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, MS Office suite, phone communications, and Internet access
  • Plan and carry out upgrades to MS desktop operating system, Windows Server, AD, and Exchange Server
  • Develop and test security policies including onsite high availability, resilience, backup/restore and anti-virus plus remote or cloud-centric disaster recovery
  • Efficient system architecture and 24x7 server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí background in PC, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device setup, problem isolation and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application problems such as workstation software compatibility issues, server issues, data service issues, and access issues
  • Experience in business productivity application assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a virtual office environment, providing consistent follow-through and using remote access and wireless connectivity technology
  • Operates without supervision and demonstrates strong sense of responsibility and initiative
  • Possess a reasonable knowledge of network layers L1-L7 and strong debugging capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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