Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in San Rafael, 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 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include system infrastructure, 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 firm headquartered in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client acquisition, service delivery, network infrastructure, and employee compensation have allowed Progent to become among the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in the U.S. Our shared support database and team approach to problem solving has allowed Progent to build up a strong staff and a satisfied worldwide client base.

If you currently have an MCSE certificate and live in the San Rafael area, joining Progent and working for Progent's clients will improve your skills through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-output consultants. Progent's concentration on providing computer consulting and network help to small companies will give you the opportunity to work closely with decision makers and add significantly to the growth of dynamic businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office network offers state-of-the-art technology for remote support and mobile connectivity to enable you to deliver fast solutions when you help with mission-critical tasks.

Position Title

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant

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Work Location

Work from home, virtual office infrastructure

Main Responsibilities

  • Support and troubleshoot Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
  • Work on premises and remotely to identify and resolve urgent and lingering problems associated with reliability, security, capacity, connectivity, and general productivity
  • Deploy, setup 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
  • Design IT architectures including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud models
  • Maintain and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet access
  • Design and implement updates to MS desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server
  • Develop and test security policies such as onsite high availability, fault tolerance, backups and anti-virus plus offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust system architecture and 24x7 health monitoring


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ background in desktop, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine setup, problem isolation and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to troubleshoot software application problems including workstation program compatibility issues, server issues, data service issues, and connectivity problems
  • Experience in business software support (Microsoft product family)
  • Demonstrated ability to operate effectively in a virtual office environment, delivering reliable follow-through and utilizing remote access and mobile communication technology
  • Operates independently and demonstrates high level of responsibility and drive
  • Possess a reasonable knowledge of network layers L1-L7 and excellent debugging skills in L1-L4
Credentials Needed
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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