Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or MCITP:EA Consultant
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the to assist a range of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.
Why Consultants Are Teaming with Progent
Progent is a progressive network support and information technology outsourcing company based in San Jose, CA}, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for client marketing, service delivery, virtual office environment, and employee compensation have enabled Progent to become one of the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in America. Our extensive support information base and collaborative style of problem resolution has allowed Progent to retain a strong staff and a satisfied international client base.
If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE),
joining Progent and supporting Progent's clients will expand your skills through interaction with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-output consultants. Progent's focus on offering IT consulting and technical help to small companies will give you the opportunity to work personally with top executives and contribute measurably to the growth of exciting companies. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure offers advanced technology for remote support and wireless communications to help you to deliver quick solutions when you help with mission-critical tasks.
Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert
Home-based, virtual office infrastructure
Support and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered IT environments
Work onsite and online to identify and resolve urgent and lingering issues associated with availability, security, performance, connectivity, and overall functionality
Install, configure and troubleshoot 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
Design information technology topologies including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
Maintain and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange, Microsoft Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet connectivity
Design and carry out upgrades to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, Active Directory, and Exchange
Develop and test protection policies including on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backup/restore and AV as well as offsite or cloud-based disaster recovery
Robust system design and proactive health monitoring and alerting
Minimum Work Experience Requirements
10+ years’ experience in PC, server administration and IT Infrastructure support (new software installation, device setup, problem isolation and repair)
5+ years consulting experience
Ability to debug software application issues including desktop PC software compatibility issues, server problems, data service problems, and access problems
Background in business productivity application support (Microsoft products)
Proven ability to work efficiently in a virtual office setting, providing consistent follow-through and taking advantage online access and mobile communication tools
Works independently and shows high level of ownership and drive
Has a working understanding of network layers 1 through 7 and excellent troubleshooting capabilities in layers 1 through 4
Credentials Needed Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)
If you wish to look further into this opening, please email your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please specify the job number of the opening that you are asking about.
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