Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or MCITP:EA Consultant Palo Alto, California
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in Palo Alto, California to help a range of small and midsize businesses to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring
Why Consultants Are Joining Progent
Progent is an innovative computer support and IT outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, CA}, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Unique models for customer marketing, service delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee compensation have allowed Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in the U.S. Our shared support database and collaborative style of problem solving has helped Progent to build up a talented staff and a loyal international client base.
If you have been awarded an MCSE credential and live in the Palo Alto area, teaming with Progent and supporting Progent's clients will improve your technical abilities through interaction with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-output engineers. Progent's focus on offering IT consulting and technical support to small and mid-size companies will be your chance to work personally with top executives and add measurably to the success of exciting businesses. Also, Progent's virtual office network offers advanced tools for remote support and mobile connectivity to help you to deliver fast solutions when you help with mission-critical tasks.
Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert
Work from home, virtual office infrastructure
Maintain and repair Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based IT environments
Work on premises and remotely to analyze and fix urgent and ongoing problems related to availability, security, capacity, accessibility, and general productivity
Deploy, configure and debug apps hosted on Microsoft Windows Servers
Install, 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 topologies including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud models
Support and administer MS Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, MS Office and Office 365, phone communications, and Internet access
Plan and implement upgrades to Microsoft desktop operating system, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange
Develop and test security policies including onsite high availability, resilience, backup/restore and anti-virus as well as remote or cloud-based disaster recovery
Robust system architecture and 24x7 server monitoring and alerting
Minimum Work Experience Requirements
10+ yearsí background in PC, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software deployment, machine setup, problem identification and repair)
5+ years consulting experience
Ability to debug software application problems such as desktop PC software compatibility issues, server issues, data service problems, and access issues
Background in business productivity software support (Microsoft products)
Proven ability to work effectively in a virtual office setting, providing reliable follow-up and using remote access and wireless communication technology
Operates independently and shows high level of responsibility and drive
Has a reasonable understanding of networking layers L1-L7 and excellent troubleshooting capabilities in layers 1 through 4
Credentials Required Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)
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