Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in Santa Rosa, California to help a range of small and midsize organizations to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Why Consultants Are Teaming with Progent
Progent is an innovative computer consulting and IT outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, California, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer acquisition, service delivery, virtual office environment, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to become one of the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Gold Partners in America. Our extensive technical database and collaborative approach to problem resolution has allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal worldwide client base.

If you currently have a Microsoft MCSE certificate and reside in the Santa Rosa 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 expertise and network support to small and mid-size companies will be your opportunity to work closely with decision makers and contribute measurably to the success of exciting companies. Also, Progent's virtual office network offers advanced technology for remote access and mobile communications to help you to deliver fast solutions when you take on mission-critical tasks.

Job Title

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert

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Work from home, virtual office environment

Main Activities

  • Support and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
  • Operate onsite and online to identify and resolve urgent and lingering issues related to reliability, protection, performance, accessibility, and general functionality
  • Install, setup and troubleshoot apps hosted on Microsoft Windows Servers
  • Install, configure 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 designs
  • Support and administer Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange, Microsoft Office suite, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
  • Plan and implement updates to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, AD, and Exchange Server
  • Design and validate protection policies such as on-premises high availability, resilience, backup/restore and anti-virus plus remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Robust system design and 24x7 health monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience in desktop, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, device provisioning, problem identification and repair)
  • 5+ years consulting background
  • Ability to debug application problems such as workstation software compatibility issues, server problems, data service issues, and connectivity problems
  • Background in business productivity software assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Proven ability to work efficiently in a virtual office setting, providing consistent follow-up and taking advantage online access and mobile communication technology
  • Operates independently and demonstrates strong sense of responsibility and drive
  • Has a working knowledge of networking layers 1 through 7 and excellent troubleshooting capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Required
Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)

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