Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to assist Progent's clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at our client premises in the . Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers based on current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.
Benefits of Teaming with Progent
Progent is an innovative computer support and information technology outsourcing firm based in San Jose, CA}, in the center of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer acquisition, service delivery, network environment, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to be among the fastest growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in the U.S. Our shared technical information base and collaborative approach to problem resolution has helped Progent to build up a strong staff and a satisfied worldwide customer base.
If you have a background delivering Windows desktop help and reside in the Modesto area, joining Progent and supporting Progent's customers will improve your skills through cooperation with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-productivity consultants. Progent's focus on offering IT consulting and network help to small companies will be your chance to work closely with decision makers and contribute significantly to the growth of exciting businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office infrastructure offers state-of-the-art technology for remote access and wireless communications to enable you to deliver quick solutions when you help with business-critical problems.
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Key Areas of Expertise
Exchange-based Outlook email client
Microsoft software products, PC desktop, laptop and peripheral setup, remote connectivity for teleworkers and mobile users
Setup and validate Virtual Private Network (VPN) configurations
Basic network administration, such as user maintenance
Support, diagnose and troubleshoot problems with all versions of Microsoft Windows-based PC and notebook systems and others as needed.
Work with computer users in assisting to identify and fix app and operating system problems that impact user productivity
Install, integrate and verify a variety of software programs on user PCs
Work on-site to diagnose and remediate both urgent and persistent issues that affect the reliability, security, speed, accessibility, and general functionality of workstations, notebooks, printers and other hardware
Install new end-user hardware and help with other installations, upgrades, and swaps of PCs, laptop computers and related equipment
Provide the timely analysis and remediation of desktops and laptop computers and related equipment
Remain updated with an expert knowledge of workstation and notebook applications and utilization of connectivity infrastructure including the Internet
Minimum Work Experience Requirements
Three years experience in workstation administration new software setup, computer and peripheral deployment, troubleshooting and resolution)
Strong computer debugging and problem isolation ability, knowledge to implement temporary patches to resolve computer issues and escalate support when required
In-depth background providing software help to small organizations for all Microsoft Windows operating systems, Office Suite, and Microsoft Office 365 apps including Outlook, Word, and Excel
High-level speaking and written communication skills
Demonstrated commitment to facilitating continuous productivity
Work independently and display distinct characteristics of ownership and motivation
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