Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in San Rafael, California to help a variety of small businesses to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring

Benefits of Joining Progent
Progent is an innovative network support and IT outsourcing firm based in San Jose, California, in the middle of Silicon Valley. Effective models for client marketing, support delivery, network infrastructure, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to be among the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Partners in the United States. Our extensive technical database and team style of problem resolution has allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied worldwide client base.

If you have been awarded an MCSE certificate and live in the San Rafael area, teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's customers will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-output engineers. Progent's focus on providing computer consulting and network support to small businesses will be your opportunity to operate personally with decision makers and contribute measurably to the growth of exciting businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office network provides advanced technology for remote support and mobile connectivity to help you to deliver fast solutions when you take on mission-critical problems.

Job Title

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant

Job Code



Work from home, virtual office infrastructure

Primary Responsibilities

  • Maintain and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
  • Work on premises and online to identify and fix both urgent and lingering issues related to reliability, protection, performance, connectivity, and overall functionality
  • Deploy, configure and debug applications hosted on Windows Servers
  • Install, setup 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 information technology architectures including virtualized environments and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud designs
  • Support and manage MS Outlook client with back office Exchange, Microsoft Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet access
  • Plan and carry out upgrades to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange
  • Develop and validate security policies such as on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and anti-virus as well as offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient network design and 24x7 server monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ background in PC, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device provisioning, problem identification and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to debug software application problems including workstation program compatibility problems, server problems, data service problems, and connectivity issues
  • Experience in business application support (Microsoft product family)
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a virtual office setting, providing reliable follow-through and taking advantage remote access and wireless connectivity technology
  • Works without supervision and demonstrates strong sense of responsibility and initiative
  • Has a working knowledge of networking layers 1 through 7 and strong troubleshooting capabilities in layers 1 through 4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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