Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in Walnut Creek, California to assist a range of small and midsize businesses to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring

Benefits of Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive network support and IT outsourcing firm headquartered in San Jose, California, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client acquisition, support delivery, network environment, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to become one of the fastest growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in the United States. Our extensive technical information base and collaborative approach to problem resolution has helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal international client base.

If you have been awarded a Microsoft MCSE accreditation and live in the Walnut Creek area, teaming with Progent and working for Progent's customers will expand your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of collaborative, high-output consultants. Progent's concentration on offering IT consulting and network support to small businesses will be your opportunity to work closely with decision makers and add significantly to the success of exciting businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office infrastructure offers advanced tools for remote support and mobile connectivity to help you to deliver fast solutions when you help with mission-critical problems.

Position Title

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant

Job Number


Work Location

Home-based, virtual office environment

Primary Activities

  • Support and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
  • Operate on premises and online to identify and fix urgent and ongoing problems related to availability, protection, performance, connectivity, and general productivity
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot apps on Windows Servers
  • Deploy, 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 information technology architectures including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
  • Support and manage MS Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, MS Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet connectivity
  • Design and carry out upgrades to MS desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server
  • Develop and validate security policies such as onsite high availability, resilience, backup/restore and AV as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
  • Efficient system architecture and proactive health monitoring and alerting


Minimum Work Experience Requirements
  • 10+ years’ experience in desktop, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, machine provisioning, problem isolation and resolution)
  • 5+ years consulting experience
  • Ability to troubleshoot application issues such as workstation software compatibility issues, server problems, data service issues, and access issues
  • Experience in business productivity application assistance (Microsoft products)
  • Demonstrated ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, providing consistent follow-up and utilizing remote access and mobile communication tools
  • Operates without supervision and shows high level of responsibility and initiative
  • Possess a working understanding of networking layers 1 through 7 and strong 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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