Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or MCITP:EA Consultant
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.
Benefits of Joining Progent
Progent is a progressive computer consulting and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA}, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client acquisition, support delivery, virtual office environment, and employee compensation have allowed Progent to become one of the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in the U.S. Our shared support information base and team style of problem solving has allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal worldwide customer base.
If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE),
joining Progent and working for Progent's clients will improve your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's team of collaborative, high-productivity engineers. Progent's focus on offering computer consulting and network help to small companies will be your chance to work closely with top executives and add significantly to the success of exciting companies. In addition, Progent's virtual office network provides state-of-the-art technology for remote support and wireless communications to enable you to deliver fast solutions when you take on mission-critical tasks.
Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant
Work from home, virtual office environment
Maintain and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based networks
Work on premises and remotely to analyze and fix urgent and ongoing problems associated with reliability, protection, capacity, connectivity, and general functionality
Install, configure and troubleshoot applications on Microsoft Windows Servers
Deploy, 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 information technology architectures including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud models
Support and manage MS Outlook client with back office Exchange Server, Microsoft Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet connectivity
Design and carry out upgrades to Microsoft desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange
Develop and test security policies including onsite high availability, resilience, backup/restore and AV plus remote or cloud-centric disaster recovery
Efficient system design and 24x7 server monitoring
Minimum Work Experience Requirements
10+ years’ experience in desktop, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device setup, problem isolation and resolution)
5+ years consulting experience
Ability to debug software application issues such as workstation software compatibility problems, server issues, data service issues, and access problems
Experience in business productivity software support (Microsoft products)
Demonstrated ability to work efficiently in a virtual office environment, delivering reliable follow-up and taking advantage remote access and mobile connectivity technology
Operates independently and demonstrates high level of ownership and initiative
Possess a reasonable knowledge of networking layers 1 through 7 and strong troubleshooting capabilities in layers 1 through 4
Credentials Needed Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)
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