Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in San Francisco, California to assist a variety of small organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Advantages of Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive network support and IT outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, CA, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Effective models for client acquisition, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to become among the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in the U.S. Our shared technical information base and collaborative approach to problem resolution has helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal worldwide client base.

If you hold a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) accreditation and reside in the San Francisco area, teaming with Progent and working for Progent's customers will expand your technical abilities through interaction with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-productivity engineers. Progent's concentration on offering computer expertise and technical help to small companies will give you the chance to work personally with decision makers and contribute significantly to the growth of dynamic businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides state-of-the-art technology for remote support and wireless communications to help you to deliver quick solutions when you help with mission-critical tasks.

Job Title

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant

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Work Location

Work from home, virtual office environment

Essential Responsibilities

  • Support and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Work on premises and remotely to analyze and fix both urgent and lingering problems associated with availability, security, capacity, accessibility, and general productivity
  • Deploy, setup and troubleshoot apps on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Install, 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
  • Design IT topologies including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Maintain and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, Microsoft Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet connectivity
  • Design and carry out upgrades to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange
  • Design and validate security policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and AV as well as offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient system architecture and 24x7 server monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí experience in desktop, server administration and IT Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device provisioning, problem identification and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application issues including desktop PC software compatibility problems, server problems, data service issues, and access issues
  • Background in business productivity software support (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office setting, delivering reliable follow-up and taking advantage remote access and wireless communication tools
  • Works without supervision and shows high level of ownership and drive
  • Has a working understanding of network layers L1-L7 and strong debugging capabilities in layers 1 through 4
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 e-mail your resume to Be sure to specify the job code of the opening that interests you.

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