One of the top computer consulting companies for business systems, Progent manages a large staff of talented support experts who focus on mainstream technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Sophisticated network infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and system administration

Progent's Experts Group, which includes independent consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized knowledge covering a wide range of vital software applications and network solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web-based application software development, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and DBA consulting
  • Office Access database development, enhancement and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 online training

Innovative models for finding clients, providing service, maintaining a dynamic company culture, and providing generous compensation have allowed us to become among the most rapidly expanding and most well respected Microsoft Partners consulting organizations in America and to build an international presence for providing online network support. If you are a certified computer support professional or information technology expert with an orientation towards a client success and strong communication skills, consultants will discover Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving economic success.

Find Out Additional Details Concerning Working with Progent
Follow these pages to find out more details concerning our work openings, company philosophy, operational conditions, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Work at Progent
We are seeking a range of on-staff employees such as motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCP network engineers; system consultants with Cisco CCIE credentials; and consultants for advanced network architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop systems, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and server virtualization. We are also seeking desktop support experts, off-site service specialists, and CISSP accredited security professionals. We are also hiring experienced managers and administrators who can perform efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out additional information concerning staff professional services positions at Progent by visiting Consulting Positions at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities with Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants who have proven knowledge and field background in high-demand IT topics outside our primary technical focus. Progent's Experts Group employs independent consultants who offer consulting and programming services for strategic applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have deep expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide expert help in areas such as telecom, web site development, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database programming and management. Independent contractors certified by us cooperate with Progent's staff professionals to provide comprehensive solutions for small business networks. To learn additional details about contract work with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contracting Work at Progent.

How We Are Unique
We have been able to recruit the best professional experts by being unique. Providing a powerful mix of entrepreneurial drive, commitment to customer satisfaction, use of advanced technology, and a flexible business structure that accommodates life-style choices for Progent's team members, Progent offers a stimulating environment for select individuals who have a desire for quickly improving their professional skills to deliver concrete benefits for a range of businesses and technical environments. Find out more information concerning how Progent is unique by visiting Reasons That Progent Is Unique.

Our Virtual Office Network
Progent's virtual office environment provides sophisticated technical tools that support off-site access, wireless communication, convenient access to Progent's support databases, and close collaboration with talented team members to allow you to solve challenging IT problems. Progent's virtual office structure allows you to concentrate on providing service instead of dealing with commutes and helps you establish successful client relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to learn additional information about our virtual office infrastructure, see Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Our compensation is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is entirely based on what you generate. You have the option of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to work at an easy pace, using our versatile schedule to follow personal pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make considerable money through hard work and lots of hours. Progent also provides full family health coverage as well as numerous other benefits. Find out more concerning our compensation model and benefit programs by referring to Progent Compensation and Benefit Packages.

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

This is a description of some present job openings:


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Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small and midsize organizations to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant Jobs


P016

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

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P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small businesses manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Job


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Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The right candidate should be a computer consultant with expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This role demands a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Details on Senior Exchange Expert Job


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior-level sales executive responsible for selling Progent's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining crucial components of consulting proposals which associate Progent's deliverables with real business value
  • Maintaining good relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly evolving IT technology

Details on Business Development Representative Job - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you would like to enquire about any position shown above, please e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the code numbers of the positions of interest.

More Information Concerning Work at Progent

Staff Jobs for Network Consultants, Computer Support Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Technicians

Progent wants to find fulltime, results-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco accredited network consultants who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; security professionals who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security certification; and high-end system design consultants with experience in mobile solutions, wireless networking, high uptime, disaster recovery, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks professionals to work on our team of helpdesk support specialists and remote support professionals. In addition, We are seeking talented administrators able to perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of skilled and motivated consultants, providing world-class customer care, and following a competitive results-based fee structure, We have been able to increase our customer base rapidly while delivering professional support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared information base, and a group approach to problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied customer list.

If you are a network consultant with troubleshooting expertise, joining Progent or working for our customers will enhance your skills through cooperation with Progent's group of mutually supportive, talented engineers. Our focus on delivering information technology consulting and technical support to small organizations will give you the opportunity to work closely with key players and add significantly to the success of dynamic companies.

We are hiring technical professionals who have recognized certification in their special focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco experts, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For network security, you should show you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or other leading security credentials. Naturally, we are familiar with "paper experts". However, simply because a certificate does not ensure excellence is no justification for not having one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of these tests should be no great difficulty. The point is that if you call yourself an expert, then customers expect credentials. We will promote your skills, but you should provide basic certifications for Progent to market. If you are adamantly opposed to the concept of credentials, Progent can understand and honor your position, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

Freelance Work for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, our computer professionals have offered low-cost and effective computer support expertise for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared support database, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have enabled Progent to retain a strong consulting group and dramatically grow a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Group is our way to offer customers the help of expert information technology consulting engineers who have advanced knowledge and work experience in key technologies outside of our core concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are typically freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly certified by Progent to collaborate with our staff engineers to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class information technology solutions to small businesses. Progent is always expanding our Experts Team in order to address the particular needs of our clients.

Progent's Experts Team currently provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Line-of-business and vertical application help
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special program design and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and deployment
  • DBM support and efficiency help
  • Management intelligence expertise
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Benefits of becoming part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with us, you get to benefit from the momentum of our explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By having a group of skilled and committed consultants, providing excellent customer support, and practicing a strong, ROI-focused billing structure, we have multiplied our customer base during the past several years and Progent currently delivers consulting services to hundreds of businesses in California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team takes care of all aspects of marketing your services and technical expertise into our rapidly expanding customer base, so you spend less time finding customers and more time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and our key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who act as the conduit to the key executives among Progent's customers.
  • Our selling and operations groups will manage the entire sales and engagement cycle, from opportunity generation, job qualification, client requirements definition, skills matching, project scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you connections to Progent's advanced virtual office infrastructure, including professional conference locations in Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's vast knowledge base, processes based on best practices, abundance of professional publications, and the aggregate expertise from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced consulting engineers.
  • Progent will share special benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line access to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and product maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use software for education and/or demonstration purposes.
  • 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 fee to be part of Progent's Experts Team, but we do have these qualifications for membership:

  • You should have a strong track record as a consulting professional operating on your own in your area of expertise, including at least a two year record of completed consulting jobs or you must have your own active client base for whom you currently provide continuing consulting activity.
  • You must show that you are an expert in your area of concentration, which includes showing a long task-relevant record and strong referrals, and possess up-to-date manufacturer and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You have to be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You need to have strong inter-personal skills and know how to operate efficiently alone or as part of a group.
  • You should be able to explain proper expectations to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you need to be able analyze projects, create project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Working with a Great Group of Computer Engineers

Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a more capable consultant by improving your information technology knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the top professional experts for you to work with, offering an advanced system architecture, running custom application utilities to enable the maximum quality of support, and by optimizing proven operational structures for finding and keeping clients.

The most important factor that separates Progent from typical network support firms is the high caliber of our service staff. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have assembled the best talent across a broad range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Apple, Linux, virtual servers, or other vital technologies, we deploy experts who can enable you to be effective on larger projects by combining the aggregate experience of our team of experts.

To ensure the productivity of our team, we invest significantly in making available the best tools to perform the work properly. Progent will leverage information technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office environment allows seamless communications, cooperation, and information exchange with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit revenue with daily drives to a conventional office building, and any driving you do for on-site customer jobs is determined by your time table, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that most of our consulting services can be done remotely, representing 100% efficiency for billable time. In practice, some Progent team members do remote support only.

Our business structure is geared towards reacting rapidly and efficiently to customer needs through knowledge exchange and cooperative problem resolution. Even though our consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is unified, client issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and archived for easy retrieval, current engineer schedules are broadcast to facilitate team projects and simplify trouble escalation, and customer satisfaction is continually monitored. We reinforce the sense of cooperation through periodic team meetings and quarterly corporate events.

The majority of our consultants are located across Northern California, but Progent is attracting a quickly expanding team of consulting experts from across the United States. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of conventional business structures. We complete the package by offering a comprehensive employee care program to promote the health and economic security of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consultants, Progent's sales and administration groups match the high standards that defines Progent. These high-performance contributors to our success are enabling us to identify and land the 50-60 new customers we are now acquiring each month. Progent lately celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also a strong sales operation.

Possessing a passion for technical excellence is a key for success with us. A job in consulting will drive you to learn more than you would in any other job in information technology. Being exposed to a continual stream of network challenges is what makes professional support interesting. Clients choose consultants to do the toughest jobs. Creative projects, leading-edge implementations, vexing or entrenched issues, and difficult migrations are the foundation for what we do every day. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for computer professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will awake every morning excited about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by building strong customer relationships and by working closely with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and add to their success. Of course, technology is important, but we are a relationship-focused organization from top to bottom. If you do not offer excellent communications skills or like working with a varied assortment of personalities, then we are in all likelihood a poor match.

If all this seems right for you, we invite you to contact us about our view of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent believes that a carefully designed and implemented information system is a pivotal piece for accelerating any firm's success, and we follow this philosophy in our own system environment. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that enables our staff consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and effective support, collaborate easily on complex projects, and gain from professional and private growth from being part of an exciting business culture of personal drive and freedom.
















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