Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in San Mateo, California to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Benefits of Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive computer consulting and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client marketing, support delivery, network infrastructure, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Partners in America. Our shared technical information base and collaborative style of problem solving has helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied worldwide customer base.

If you currently have a Microsoft MCSE accreditation and live in the San Mateo area, teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's clients will improve your skills through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-output engineers. Progent's focus on providing IT expertise and technical help to small and mid-size companies will give you the opportunity to work personally with decision makers and contribute significantly to the success of exciting companies. Also, Progent's virtual office network provides state-of-the-art tools for remote access and mobile communications to enable you to implement fast solutions when you take on mission-critical tasks.

Position Title

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant

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Home-based, virtual office infrastructure

Primary Activities

  • Maintain and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based networks
  • Operate onsite and remotely to identify and fix urgent and lingering problems related to availability, protection, capacity, connectivity, and overall productivity
  • Deploy, configure and debug applications on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Deploy, 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 topologies including virtualized infrastructures and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
  • Support and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, MS Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet access
  • Design and implement upgrades to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server
  • Design and validate security policies such as on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and AV plus offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient network design and proactive health monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ yearsí experience in desktop, server management and IT Infrastructure support (new software deployment, machine provisioning, problem isolation and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug application problems such as desktop PC program compatibility problems, server problems, data service problems, and access problems
  • Experience in business productivity software support (Microsoft product family)
  • Proven ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, delivering consistent follow-up and using online access and wireless communication tools
  • Operates independently and demonstrates high level of ownership and drive
  • Has a working understanding of networking layers 1 through 7 and excellent debugging capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Required
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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