MCSE and/or MCITP:EA, Microsoft MCSE and/or MCITP:EA Consultant
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the to assist a range of small organizations to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.
Benefits of Working with Progent
Progent is a progressive network consulting and IT outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, CA}, in the center of Silicon Valley. Effective models for customer marketing, service delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to become among the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in the United States. Our shared support information base and team approach to problem solving has allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied international customer base.
If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE),
teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's customers will expand your skills through interaction with Progent's team of collaborative, high-output engineers. Progent's concentration on providing computer consulting and technical support to small and mid-size businesses will give you the opportunity to operate personally with top executives and add measurably to the success of dynamic companies. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure offers advanced tools for remote support and mobile connectivity to enable you to implement fast solutions when you help with business-critical tasks.
Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert
Home-based, virtual office environment
Support and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based networks
Operate onsite and remotely to analyze and resolve both urgent and lingering problems related to availability, security, performance, connectivity, and general functionality
Deploy, setup and debug apps on Microsoft Windows Servers
Deploy, 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
Plan information technology architectures including virtualized environments and on-premises, cloud-based, and hybrid cloud designs
Support and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange Server, Microsoft Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet connectivity
Plan and implement updates to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange
Develop and validate security policies including on-premises high availability, resilience, backups and anti-virus as well as offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
Efficient system design and proactive health monitoring and alerting
Minimum Work Experience Requirements
10+ yearsí experience in desktop, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine provisioning, problem isolation and repair)
5+ years consulting experience
Ability to troubleshoot application problems including workstation program compatibility issues, server problems, data service issues, and connectivity issues
Background in business productivity application support (Microsoft products)
Demonstrated ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office environment, providing reliable follow-through and taking advantage remote access and wireless connectivity tools
Works independently and demonstrates high level of responsibility and initiative
Has a working knowledge of networking layers 1 through 7 and strong debugging skills in L1-L4
Credentials Needed Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)
If you want to apply for this opening, please send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify the job code of the position that you are asking about.
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