One of the top IT consultant firms for business networks, Progent manages a full-time team of certified service experts who focus on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • System security analysis
  • Advanced connectivity infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and system management

Our Experts Team, which includes freelance experts certified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly specialized skills covering a broad range of vital software applications and networking solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Business Intelligence consulting for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Web application development, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and management help
  • Office Access application development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Office 365 consulting

Creative structures for finding clients, delivering service, establishing an efficient working environment, and offering highly competitive profit sharing have allowed Progent to be one of the fastest growing and most well respected Microsoft Partners consulting companies in America and to establish an international organization for delivering online IT support. If you are a certified computer support professional or network expert with a focus on a customer success and strong people skills, consultants should consider Progent a chance for adding to your professional skills, living a more rewarding lifestyle, and attaining economic security.

Learn More Information About Jobs at Progent
Check out these links to learn more information concerning our job openings, company philosophy, operational conditions, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Consulting Careers at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of full-time employees such as motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCP computer engineers; network experts with CCIE certification; and specialists in fault-tolerant network architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability systems, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also looking for workstation support experts, remote service professionals, and CISA or CISM certified security professionals. We are also looking for veteran managers and administrators able to operate efficiently in Progent's dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn additional details concerning full-time consulting work at Progent by referring to Full-time Work at Progent.

Freelance Jobs with Progent
Progent contracts freelance professionals with specialized expertise and hands-on background in high-demand information technology topics beyond Progent's primary service focus. Our Experts Team includes independent consultants who offer consulting and development support for mission-critical applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in technologies such as telecommunications, web design, Juniper products, web commerce, or Oracle Database development and administration. Freelance consultants certified by us coordinate with our staff professionals to provide comprehensive solutions for small and midsize business networks. In order to learn more details concerning contracting opportunities with our Experts Consulting Group, go to Freelance Work with Progent.

Ways That We Are Different
Progent has managed to recruit the best professional talent by being unique. With a powerful blend of entrepreneurial spirit, commitment to customer satisfaction, utilization of advanced technical tools, plus an independent business structure that offers quality-of-life options for Progent's team members, Progent offers a dynamic setting for select individuals who have a drive for quickly improving their professional skills to deliver real-world solutions for a range of organizations and technical environments. Learn more information concerning ways that we are different by referring to Reasons That We Are Unique.

Our Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office network utilizes advanced technologies that enable remote support, wireless communication, convenient access to our support databases, and instant collaboration with talented team members to allow you to deal with challenging network issues. Our virtual office environment enables you to focus on delivering service instead of dealing with commutes and lets you nurture lasting customer relationships by enabling you to come up with fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. To learn more details about Progent's virtual office work environment, go to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Our compensation is determined by revenue sharing. The money you earn is wholly tied to what you generate. You have the option of focusing on quality of life and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's flexible schedule to make time for personal enthusiasms, or you can choose to make considerable income by hard effort and long consulting time. Progent also offers full family health care coverage as well as many other benefits. Learn more details concerning our compensation model and benefit programs by going to Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Consulting at Progent FAQs
For answers to popular enquiries concerning being a consultant at Progent, go to Jobs at Progent Q&A.

Here is a description of some current job openings:



Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small 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 knowledge include system infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Positions


Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Experts to help Progent's customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at our client locations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Details on Desktop Engineer Job


Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small and midsize businesses maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Jobs


Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead large-scale Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation initiatives. The right applicant should be a computer consultant with expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough grasp of Active Directory. This role would require a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these technologies.

Details about Senior Exchange Expert Positions


Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and articulating key components of service proposals which align our deliverables with an organization's IT goals
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing client management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually changing IT technology

Specifics about Business Development Representative Positions - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas

If you would like to ask about any opening listed above, you should send your resume to Please include the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts About Opportunities at Progent

Fulltime Jobs for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Remote Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to find full-time, solutions-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA credentials; Cisco certified system consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; security professionals with CISSP or comparable security credentials; and advanced system architecture experts with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, service continuity, workplace recovery, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks employees who can join our staff of helpdesk support technicians and off-site troubleshooting experts. Also, We are seeking experienced managers who can perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a staff of talented and motivated professionals, delivering world-class client care, and following a competitive results-based pricing structure, We have managed to increase our customer base rapidly while providing professional support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a shared knowledge base, and a group approach to problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal client list.

For an information technology consultant with technical support experience, joining Progent or working for our customers can expand your skills through interaction with our staff of highly team-oriented, talented consultants. Progent's commitment to delivering network expertise and computer support to small and midsize companies will offer you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with key players and contribute appreciably to the growth of dynamic businesses.

Progent is looking for consultants who can show recognized credentials in their technical expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. For Cisco professionals, show us your CCIE or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should have you CISSP, CISA, CISM, or one of the other leading security credentials. Naturally, Progent is aware of “paper MCSEs.” Nevertheless, simply because a credential can not guarantee expertise is no justification for not owning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then the majority of those certifications should be no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you are a professional, then clients deserve to see certifications. We will market your talents, but you must have basic credentials for us to market. If you are strongly against the idea of credentials, we can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are likely not a good candidate.

Freelance Work for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, our information technology engineers have provided affordable and successful network consulting expertise for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared support knowledge base, and a team approach to problem resolution have enabled us to retain a strong in-house team and dramatically expand a loyal clientele.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide clients the help of expert computer consulting professionals who have in-depth knowledge and field background in important areas outside of Progent's core focus in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group consultants are typically independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by Progent to work closely with our in-house consultants to provide end-to-end, world-class information technology services to small companies. Progent is always expanding the Experts Team to meet the special requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Group now offers support in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Strategic and specialized program support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Custom program development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and client portal development and deployment
  • SQL support and efficiency help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Advantages of being part of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By associating with us, you can take advantage of the impact of our dramatic expansion and top-notch recognition in the industry. By having a group of talented and dedicated professionals, providing attentive customer support, and practicing a proven, value-oriented pricing structure, we have quadrupled our clientele during the past few years and Progent currently delivers consulting services to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing staff takes care of all aspects of marketing your skills and areas of expertise into our rapidly expanding customer base, so you spend less effort finding clients and more time making revenue.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who act as the gateway to the key executives among our clients.
  • Progent's selling and administration groups will take care of the entire sales and contracting cycle, from lead identification, job qualification, client needs description, skills matching, project scoping proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire focus stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you access to Progent's advanced virtual office infrastructure, including convenient conference locations in Northern California, and Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the U.S.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast knowledge base, procedures based on best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate expertise from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of expert consulting professionals.
  • We will pass on special benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, on-line access to special vendor support tools and product maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use programs for education and/or demonstration use.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is no cost to be part of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have the following requirements for membership:

  • You need to have a strong track record as a consulting professional operating independently in your area of expertise, including at least a two year record of completed contracting projects or you must have your own active client base to whom you currently provide ongoing support services.
  • You should demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of concentration, which includes having a long work-related history and excellent references, and possess up-to-date manufacturer and/or institutional professional certifications.
  • You must be able to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You should have strong communications skills and be able to work effectively by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You need to know how to articulate realistic expectations to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you should know how scope out jobs, create task plans, and estimate realistic time lines.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Team of Network Consultants

Progent's work environment will make you a more capable consultant by improving your information technology skills and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this commitment by recruiting the top consulting talent for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, running proprietary application tools to deliver the highest level of service, and by streamlining our operational models for attracting and retaining customers.

The decisive factor that distinguishes Progent from ordinary network support firms is the high quality of our consultants. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have assembled the best expertise across a wide range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, virtual servers, or other vital areas, we engage professionals who can help you to be successful on larger projects by combining the collective skills of Progent's team of experts.

To ensure the productivity of our consultants, we invest heavily in providing the most powerful technology to do the job properly. Progent will leverage information technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables seamless communications, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit revenue because of regular commutes to a physical office building, and any travel you do for in-person client work is based on your own time table, not Progent's. The most attractive benefit is that much of Progent's support work can be performed remotely, representing 100% productivity for billable hours. In fact, some Progent staff do remote consulting exclusively.

Progent's operations are set up for responding rapidly and effectively to customer needs through information exchange and cooperative problem resolution. Although Progent's consultants work with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is unified, customer issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for easy reference, up-to-date consultant schedules are published to streamline team projects and enable problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is always evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation through monthly team meetings and regular company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are situated throughout Northern California, but we are attracting a quickly expanding team of network experts from across America. Our virtual office environment eliminates regional boundaries that limit the productivity of traditional company structures. We enhance the deal by offering a full benefit plan to promote the physical health and economic welfare of our employees and their families.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, our marketing and operations groups match the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance contributors to Progent’s success are enabling us to identify and land the 50-60 new clients we are currently engaging every month. Progent lately marked the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also an effective marketing organization.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a cornerstone for success with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a continual series of technical challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Customers choose a consultant to do the toughest jobs. Creative projects, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or chronic problems, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for our services daily. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for computer professionals in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by establishing strong client contacts and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but we are a relationship-focused organization through and through. If you do not have strong people skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied group of personalities, then we are probably a poor fit.

If all this seems right for you, we invite you to talk to us about our vision of the future of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a carefully architected and executed information system can be a crucial piece for enabling any company's growth, and we apply this belief in our corporate network infrastructure. We have created a fault-tolerant virtual office network that enables our staff consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and efficient support, collaborate easily on complex jobs, and experience professional and private maturity from being part of an exciting business culture of personal drive and independence.

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