Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or MCITP:EA Consultant
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the to help a variety of small organizations to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.
Why Consultants Are Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive computer consulting and IT outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, CA}, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client acquisition, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to become among the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Partners in the U.S. Our shared technical database and team style of problem resolution has helped Progent to build up a strong staff and a satisfied international client base.
If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE),
teaming with Progent and working for Progent's clients will improve your technical abilities through interaction with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-productivity consultants. Progent's concentration on providing computer consulting and technical support to small and mid-size companies will be your chance to work closely with decision makers and add measurably to the growth of dynamic companies. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides advanced technology for remote support and mobile communications to enable you to deliver quick solutions when you take on mission-critical problems.
Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant
Work from home, virtual office infrastructure
Maintain and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based networks
Work onsite and online to analyze and fix urgent and lingering issues associated with reliability, protection, capacity, accessibility, and general productivity
Install, configure and debug apps hosted on Windows Servers
Install, setup 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 IT topologies including virtualized infrastructures and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud models
Maintain and administer MS Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft Office suite, telephony, and Internet connectivity
Design and implement upgrades to MS desktop operating system, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange Server
Develop and validate protection policies such as on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and AV as well as offsite or cloud-centric disaster recovery
Robust network design and proactive health monitoring and alerting
Minimum Work Experience Requirements
10+ years’ background in desktop, server management and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, device provisioning, problem identification and resolution)
5+ years consulting background
Ability to troubleshoot software application problems including workstation software compatibility problems, server issues, data service issues, and access problems
Background in business application support (Microsoft products)
Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a virtual office setting, delivering consistent follow-through and using online access and wireless communication technology
Works without supervision and demonstrates high level of ownership and initiative
Possess a working knowledge of network layers L1-L7 and excellent debugging capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Required Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)
If you would like to pursue this position, please email your qualifications to firstname.lastname@example.org. Be sure to specify the job number of the opening that you are considering.
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