MCSE and/or MCITP:EA, Microsoft MCSE and/or MCITP:EA Consultant San Jose, California
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in San Jose, California to help a range of small and midsize businesses to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring
Benefits of Working with Progent
Progent is a progressive network support and IT outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, CA}, in the center of Silicon Valley. Effective models for customer marketing, support delivery, virtual office infrastructure, and employee benefits have allowed Progent to become one of the fastest growing and most respected Microsoft Partners in America. Our extensive technical database and collaborative style of problem resolution has helped Progent to build up a talented staff and a satisfied worldwide customer base.
If you currently have a Microsoft MCSE certificate and reside in the San Jose area, teaming with Progent and working for Progent's clients will expand your skills through interaction with Progent's staff of collaborative, high-output consultants. Progent's concentration on offering computer expertise and technical help to small and mid-size businesses will be your chance to work personally with decision makers and contribute significantly to the growth of dynamic companies. Also, Progent's virtual office infrastructure offers advanced tools for remote support and wireless connectivity to enable you to implement quick solutions when you help with business-critical problems.
Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert
Work from home, virtual office environment
Maintain and repair Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-powered networks
Work on premises and remotely to identify and resolve both urgent and lingering issues associated with reliability, protection, performance, accessibility, and overall functionality
Deploy, configure and troubleshoot applications on Microsoft Windows Servers
Deploy, setup Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7
Configure and analyze a variety of network services and applications including AD, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, DFS & NTFRS
Design information technology architectures including virtualized infrastructures and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud models
Support and manage Microsoft Outlook client with back office Microsoft Exchange, Microsoft Office and Office 365, telephony, and Internet access
Design and implement upgrades to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Microsoft Exchange Server
Design and validate protection policies including on-premises high availability, fault tolerance, backups and AV as well as offsite or cloud-centric disaster recovery
Efficient system architecture and 24x7 server monitoring and alerting
Minimum Work Experience Requirements
10+ yearsí experience in PC, server administration and IT Infrastructure support (new software deployment, device provisioning, problem identification and resolution)
5+ years consulting background
Ability to troubleshoot software application problems including desktop PC program compatibility issues, server problems, data service issues, and access issues
Experience in business productivity application support (Microsoft products)
Demonstrated ability to work efficiently in a virtual office setting, providing consistent follow-up and utilizing remote access and wireless connectivity tools
Works without supervision and demonstrates strong sense of ownership and drive
Has a working understanding of network layers L1-L7 and strong debugging 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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