MCSE and/or MCITP:EA, Microsoft MCSE and/or MCITP:EA Consultant San Jose Silicon Valley
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the to assist a variety of small businesses to manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.
Benefits of Working with Progent
Progent is an innovative computer support and IT outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA}, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, support delivery, virtual office environment, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to become one of the most rapidly growing and most successful Microsoft Partners in the United States. Our shared technical information base and collaborative approach to problem resolution has helped Progent to build up a talented staff and a loyal international client base.
If you are a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE),
joining Progent and supporting Progent's clients will improve your technical abilities through cooperation with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, high-output consultants. Progent's concentration on providing computer consulting and network support to small companies will be your opportunity to work closely with top executives and contribute measurably to the growth of exciting businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office network provides advanced technology for remote support and mobile connectivity to enable you to deliver quick solutions when you take on mission-critical tasks.
Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert
Home-based, virtual office infrastructure
Support and troubleshoot Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
Work onsite and remotely to analyze and fix urgent and lingering issues related to reliability, protection, performance, accessibility, and general productivity
Deploy, configure and debug apps hosted on Windows Servers
Install, configure Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7
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 Microsoft Outlook client with back office Exchange, Microsoft Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet connectivity
Plan and carry out upgrades to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange Server
Design and test protection policies such as on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backups and AV as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
Robust system design and proactive server monitoring and alerting
Minimum Work Experience Requirements
10+ yearsí experience in PC, server management and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine setup, problem identification and repair)
5+ years consulting background
Ability to troubleshoot application problems such as desktop PC program compatibility issues, server issues, data service issues, and access problems
Background in business application assistance (Microsoft products)
Demonstrated ability to work efficiently in a virtual office environment, providing consistent follow-through and taking advantage online access and mobile communication tools
Works independently and demonstrates strong sense of ownership and drive
Has a reasonable understanding of networking layers 1 through 7 and strong troubleshooting skills 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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