Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or MCITP:EA Consultant Walnut Creek, California
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in Walnut Creek, California to help a variety of small and midsize businesses to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring
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Progent is an innovative network support and IT outsourcing company headquartered in San Jose, CA}, in the heart of Silicon Valley. Effective models for customer acquisition, service delivery, network environment, and employee benefits have enabled Progent to be one of the fastest growing and most successful Microsoft Partners in America. Our shared technical database and collaborative style of problem solving has helped Progent to build up a strong staff and a satisfied worldwide client base.
If you currently have a Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) accreditation and reside in the Walnut Creek area, joining Progent and supporting Progent's customers will improve your skills through interaction with Progent's team of mutually supportive, high-productivity consultants. Progent's concentration on offering computer consulting and network help to small businesses will be your chance to work personally with decision makers and add significantly to the growth of dynamic businesses. In addition, Progent's virtual office infrastructure provides advanced technology for remote support and mobile connectivity to help you to implement fast solutions when you take on business-critical tasks.
Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant
Work from home, virtual office infrastructure
Support and repair Microsoft Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008-based networks
Work on premises and online to identify and resolve both urgent and lingering issues associated with availability, protection, performance, accessibility, and general functionality
Deploy, setup and troubleshoot apps on Microsoft 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
Plan IT architectures including virtualized environments and private/dedicated/hybrid cloud designs
Support and administer MS Outlook client with back office Exchange, Microsoft Office suite, telephony, and Internet access
Design and carry out upgrades to MS desktop OS, Windows Server, AD, and Exchange Server
Design and validate security policies such as onsite high availability, resilience, backups and AV as well as offsite or cloud-centric disaster recovery
Robust network architecture and 24x7 server monitoring
Minimum Work Experience Requirements
10+ yearsí background in PC, server administration and network Infrastructure support (new software installation, machine setup, problem isolation and resolution)
5+ years consulting experience
Ability to troubleshoot application issues including desktop PC software compatibility issues, server problems, data service issues, and connectivity issues
Background in business productivity software support (Microsoft products)
Demonstrated ability to operate efficiently in a virtual office setting, delivering reliable follow-up and utilizing online access and mobile connectivity tools
Works independently and demonstrates strong sense of responsibility and drive
Has a reasonable knowledge of network layers L1-L7 and excellent debugging capabilities in L1-L4
Credentials Needed Current Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE) and/or Microsoft Certified IT Professional (MCITP:EA)
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