One of America's premiere network consultant firms for business networks, Progent manages a large team of certified service professionals who concentrate on mainstream technologies including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • System security analysis
  • Advanced network architecture
  • Remote IT support and system administration

Our Experts Team, which includes independent experts certified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly refined skills covering a wide variety of key business areas and network technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI expertise for SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based application development, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database programming and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Access application programming, enhancement and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 training

Innovative structures for acquiring customers, providing service, maintaining an efficient company culture, and offering generous compensation and benefits have allowed Progent to be among the most rapidly expanding and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting firms in the United States and to establish a worldwide presence for delivering remote IT expertise. If you are an accredited IT technician or network consultant with an orientation towards a client success and excellent communication skills, consultants will find in Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional skills, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving financial security.

Find Out More Information Concerning Jobs at Progent
Check out these links to learn additional details about our work openings, company culture, work environment, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Full-time Positions at Progent
We are seeking a variety of on-staff professionals such as motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCP network engineers; connectivity experts who have CCIE credentials; and consultants for advanced system architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop environments, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent is also hiring workstation support experts, off-site service specialists, and CISA accredited security consultants. Progent is also hiring veteran managers able to operate efficiently in our high-growth, virtual office model. Learn more information about full-time professional services positions at Progent by referring to Consulting Careers at Progent.

Contracting Jobs at Progent
Progent contracts freelance professionals with in-depth knowledge and field experience in high-demand information technology areas outside our primary service concentration. Progent's Experts Group hires contractors who can provide advice and programming support for strategic applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess specialized knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer expert help in areas like telecommunications, web design, Juniper products, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and administration. Freelance contractors qualified by Progent cooperate with Progent's staff engineers to provide comprehensive IT services for small and midsize business networks. If you want to learn additional details concerning freelance work with our Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contract Jobs with Progent.

Ways That We Are Unique
We have managed to recruit the top professional talent by being different. With an innovative blend of entrepreneurial spirit, dedication to customer success, use of advanced technical tools, plus an independent business model that allows for life-style choices for our consulting team, Progent offers a dynamic culture for talented consultants who posses a desire for quickly enhancing their technical abilities to create real-world benefits for a range of organizations and network environments. Find out more details about reasons Progent is unique by going to How Progent Is Different.

Our Virtual Office Network
Our virtual office environment utilizes advanced technologies that allow off-site access, wireless communication, easy access to Progent's support databases, and close cooperation with talented colleagues to allow you to deal with challenging network issues. Progent's virtual office setting enables you to focus on providing IT solutions rather than fighting traffic and helps you build successful client relationships by enabling you to provide quick, viable, and affordable solutions. To learn additional information concerning Progent's virtual office network, visit Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Our compensation model 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 consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible structure to make time for personal enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to make significant money through hard effort and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health coverage plus many other benefits. Learn more details about our compensation model and benefits by referring to Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Employment at Progent Questions and Answers
To see replies to frequent enquiries about being employed by Progent, go to Working with Progent Questions and Answers.

Here is a list of Progent's current job openings:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments powered by 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 troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to assist Progent's clients 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 users of all desktop and laptop computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. Also, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small and midsize businesses manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include network architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Job


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation projects. The right candidate should be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This position would require experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these technologies.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert Positions


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's extensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key components of service propositions which tie Progent's services with a client's primary business needs
  • Maintaining strong relationships with customers
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

Details on Business Development Representative (BDR) Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you want to ask about any opening listed above, please e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please include the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

More Information Concerning Work at Progent

Career Jobs for Network Engineers, Computer Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent wants to find staff-level, solutions-oriented Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco certified network engineers who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security credentials; and high-end network design experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless networking, high availability, workplace recovery, data preservation, and VMware. Progent also is hiring employees to work on our team of desktop service technicians and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is hiring experienced administrators able to perform productively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of talented and dedicated consultants, providing attentive customer services, and offering a strong value-focused pricing model, We have been able to expand our client base dramatically while providing consulting support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have helped Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a loyal client list.

For an information technology consultant with troubleshooting expertise, joining Progent or helping Progent's clients will enhance your skills through interaction with Progent's staff of mutually team-oriented, expert engineers. Progent's focus on providing network consulting and computer support to small and midsize companies will offer you the opportunity to collaborate closely with decision makers and add appreciably to the growth of dynamic companies.

We are hiring consultants that can show recognized certification related to their technical expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have earned your MCSE certificate. For Cisco consultants, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should have earned you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or other leading security credentials. Naturally, we are aware of “paper MCSEs.” Still, simply because a credential does not ensure excellence is no excuse for not owning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then the majority of those certifications should present no challenge. The point is that if you are a professional, then customers deserve to see credentials. Progent will promote your skills, but you need to have basic certifications for us to work with. In case you happen to be strongly opposed to the concept of certifications, Progent can understand and honor your position, but you are probably not a good candidate.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For over two decades, Progent's consulting engineers have offered affordable and effective computer consulting services for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common support database, and a collaborative philosophy for problem solving have enabled us to retain a talented in-house team and dramatically expand a loyal client base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide customers the services of specialized computer consulting professionals who have in-depth knowledge and work experience in key technologies beyond Progent's primary focus in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are often independent contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly qualified by us to collaborate with our in-house engineers to provide end-to-end, world-class network solutions to small businesses. We are continually expanding the Experts Team in order to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Progent's Experts Group currently provides support in these areas:

  • Macintosh integration and programs
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Line-of-business and specialized application help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Custom program development and integration
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client information portal development and deployment
  • Database support and performance help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecom architecture support

Benefits of being a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By associating with us, you get to benefit from the impact of our explosive expansion and excellent reputation in the industry. By having a group of skilled and committed professionals, offering attentive client support, and following a strong, ROI-oriented billing model, we have multiplied our clientele during the past several years and Progent now delivers consulting support to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Our veteran marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your services and technical expertise into our quickly expanding customer base, so you spend less time finding customers and more time making revenue.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and our key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who act as the conduit to the key executives among Progent's clients.
  • Progent's sales and administration groups will take care of the complete sales and engagement process, from lead generation, project qualification, customer requirements definition, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your entire responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work locations throughout the San Francisco area, and Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast knowledge base, procedures based on best practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced information technology professionals.
  • Progent will pass on partner-only benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, on-line connections to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and product support resources, and downloadable internal use software for education and/or sales 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 fee to become part of Progent's Experts Team, but we do have the following qualifications for membership:

  • You need to have a strong track record as a consultant working independently in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year history of completed contracting jobs or you must have an active customer base to whom you now deliver ongoing support services.
  • You have to show that you are an expert in your field of specialization, which includes having an extensive task-relevant record and strong references, and possess current manufacturer and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You should know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You need to have strong inter-personal skills and understand how to operate successfully by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You need to know how to articulate proper goals to customers and fellow Progent team members and you need to know how scope out jobs, produce project plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Improve Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Working with a Great Group of Network Consultants

Progent's work environment will make you a better professional by improving your information technology knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the top professional talent for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, using specialized application utilities to enable the maximum quality of support, and by streamlining proven operational structures for attracting and maintaining customers.

The main factor that separates Progent from ordinary network support companies is the quality of our support professionals. Out of the scores of consultants who have joined us, we have assembled the best expertise covering a wide array of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other vital application, we deploy professionals who can enable you to be successful on larger projects by combining the collective experience of Progent's team of professionals.

To promote the success of Progent's team, we invest heavily in providing the most powerful technology to do the job efficiently. Progent will leverage information technology to an impressive extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables effortless communications, collaboration, and information exchange with fellow Progent consultants — all from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or lose income with regular commutes to a conventional office, and all travel you do for on-site client jobs is determined by your time table, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that much of our consulting work can be done off-site, representing 100% efficiency for billable hours. In practice, some of our staff do remote consulting exclusively.

Our business structure is set up for reacting rapidly and efficiently to client needs through information exchange and cooperative problem solving. Although our consultants work with a great deal of independence, resource allocation is centralized, customer problems and resolutions are carefully monitored, documented, and archived for convenient retrieval, up-to-date consultant schedules are published to facilitate team tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and client approval is continually monitored. We strengthen the feeling of connection through periodic team conferences and regular company-wide events.

Most of Progent's team is located across Northern California, but Progent is attracting a rapidly expanding group of network professionals throughout the United States. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional obstacles that limit the efficiency of conventional business structures. We complete the deal by providing a comprehensive employee care program to ensure the health and economic security of our employees and their relations.

Not only do we have awesome consultants, our sales and administration teams match the excellence that defines Progent. These top-notch factors behind our growth are helping us to identify and land the 50-60 new clients we are currently engaging each month. We recently marked the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also a strong marketing organization.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a key for growth with us. A career in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of technical challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients choose consultants to do the toughest jobs. Creative tasks, advanced deployments, puzzling or chronic problems, and tricky migrations are the foundation for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for network engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will work with some wonderful people, both by establishing close customer contacts and by operating closely with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but we are a relationship-focused company from top to bottom. If you do not have strong people skills or like cooperating with a diverse assortment of people, then we are probably a poor match.

If all this seems right for you, we urge you to contact Progent about our vision of the future of information technology consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Professional Prowess with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a carefully designed and executed network is a crucial factor for enabling a company's success, and Progent follows this philosophy in our own system environment. We have built a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that allows our staff engineers and certified contractors to offer rapid and effective support, cooperate closely on sophisticated jobs, and experience professional and personal growth by being a member of a dynamic business culture of self motivation and independence.
















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