Among the top network consultant firms for business networks, Progent maintains a full-time team of certified service experts who concentrate on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • System security expertise
  • Advanced connectivity infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and system management

Our Experts Group, which contracts freelance experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized knowledge covering a wide range of key business areas and networking technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web app design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and management consulting
  • Office Access database application programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office and Office 365 custom training

Innovative models for acquiring clients, delivering service, maintaining a dynamic company culture, and providing generous compensation have enabled us to become among the most rapidly growing and best respected Microsoft Partners consulting firms in America and to build a worldwide organization for delivering online network assistance. If you are a certified IT support professional or information technology expert with a focus on a client service and excellent people skills, consultants will find in Progent a chance for enhancing your technical knowledge, developing a more independent career, and achieving financial security.

Learn Additional Information Concerning Working at Progent
Follow these pages to find out more details about Progent's job openings, business philosophy, work environment, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Consulting Work at Progent
We are looking for a variety of on-staff professionals including experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCSA network engineers; network experts who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; and consultants for advanced system design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop environments, business continuity planning, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent is also looking for desktop support technicians, remote service professionals, and CISA or CISM accredited security professionals. Progent is also looking for experienced managers able to operate efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn additional information concerning staff professional services work at Progent by going to Consulting Careers at Progent.

Contracting Work with Progent
Progent works with independent professionals with in-depth expertise and field experience in important IT topics outside our main service focus. Our Experts Group hires independent consultants who offer advice and development services for strategic applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have deep expertise with popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide world-class skills in areas like telecom, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Independent contractors qualified by Progent cooperate with our staff engineers to deliver end-to-end IT services for small company networks. If you want to find out additional details concerning contracting opportunities with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contracting Jobs with Progent.

Ways That We Are Exceptional
Progent has been able to attract the best professional talent by being unique. Providing an innovative mix of enterprising drive, insistence on client satisfaction, use of advanced technical tools, and an independent work model that offers life-style options for our consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating setting for talented consultants who posses a drive for quickly improving their technical skills to create concrete benefits for a range of businesses and network environments. Learn more information about ways that we are exceptional by referring to How We Are Different.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office model uses state-of-the-art technologies that allow off-site access, wireless communication, convenient access to Progent's knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with mobile team members to allow you to resolve challenging network problems. Our virtual office environment allows you to concentrate on delivering IT solutions rather than dealing with traffic and lets consultants build successful client relationships by enabling you to provide quick, effective, and affordable solutions. In order to learn more details concerning Progent's virtual office business model, visit Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you earn is entirely tied to what you generate. Consultants have the option of focusing on life style and choosing to work at an easy pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to follow personal pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to earn significant income by hard effort and long consulting time. Progent also offers comprehensive family health care insurance as well as many other benefits. Learn more details about our compensation model and benefit packages by referring to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Consulting at Progent FAQs
To see answers to popular questions about being employed by Progent, go to Employment at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a description of Progent's current job opportunities:


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P014

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize businesses to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of expertise include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for 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 Progent's customer premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and notebook computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Job


P018

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize organizations maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Positions


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Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The ideal candidate should be a computer consultant with mastery in the area of Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a solid understanding of Microsoft AD. This role would require experience in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these platforms.

More information about Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert Positions


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial elements of engagement propositions which tie Progent's deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Maintaining strong relationships with customers
  • Providing continuing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually changing technology

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


If you want to apply for any job listed above, please send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please state the job codes of the jobs of interest.

More Information About Opportunities at Progent

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

Progent is seeking to hire staff-level, results-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE certification; Cisco certified system consultants with Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security professionals who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security certification; and advanced system design experts with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, service continuity, workplace recovery, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is looking for professionals to join Progent's team of help desk support technicians and remote support professionals. Also, Progent is seeking experienced administrators who can operate productively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client services, and following a competitive results-focused pricing model, We have been able to expand our customer list dramatically while providing professional support to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have helped Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a loyal customer list.

For an information technology professional with technical support expertise, joining Progent or helping Progent's customers will expand your knowledge through cooperation with Progent's group of mutually team-oriented, talented engineers. Progent's focus on delivering network expertise and computer support to small companies will give you the chance to collaborate intimately with key players and add significantly to the success of exciting businesses.

We are looking for consultants who can show verifiable credentials in their technical expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have earned your Microsoft MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco consultants, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For security, you should show you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security credentials. Of course, Progent is familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Nevertheless, the fact that a certificate does not ensure expertise is no justification for not owning one. If you know your stuff, then the majority of these certifications should be no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you are a professional, then customers expect credentials. We can promote your talents, but you must have basic certifications for Progent to work with. In case you happen to be strongly against the idea of certifications, we can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

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

For over 20 years, Progent's computer engineers have offered low-cost and effective computer consulting services for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared technical database, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have helped us to retain a strong in-house team and quickly grow a satisfied client base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide clients the help of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have in-depth knowledge and work background in important areas beyond our core concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group consultants are typically freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly qualified by Progent to collaborate with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive, world-class information technology solutions to small and midsize companies. Progent is always expanding our Experts Group in order to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Team now provides consulting in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Line-of-business and vertical program help
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services
  • Custom program design and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and client information portal design and integration
  • DBM management and performance help
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications systems support

Advantages of becoming part of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can take advantage of the momentum of Progent's dramatic expansion and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By having a group of skilled and committed professionals, offering excellent client support, and practicing a proven, ROI-oriented billing model, we have quadrupled our clientele during the past few years and Progent now provides professoinal services to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's veteran marketing staff takes care of all aspects of promoting your skills and technical knowledge into our rapidly growing customer base, so you spend less effort signing up customers and more time making revenue.
  • We will assist in relationship building between you and our core team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who act as the conduit to the influential managers among Progent's clients.
  • Our sales and administration staffs will manage the entire selling and engagement process, from opportunity identification, job qualification, customer needs definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility is on providing high-level consulting service.
  • We will provide you access to our advanced virtual office environment, offering convenient meeting/work sites in Northern California, as well as data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's extensive database, procedures based on industry best practices, abundance of professional documents, and the aggregate expertise from one of the country's largest pool of experienced network professionals.
  • We will pass on special benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost training classes, on-line connections to restricted vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and on-line internal use software for training 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 not any cost to be a member of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has these qualifications for membership:

  • You should have a proven background as a consultant operating on your own in your field of specialization, including a minimum two year record of completed contracting projects or you must have an active customer base to whom you now provide continuing consulting activity.
  • You need to demonstrate that you have expertise in your field of concentration, which includes having a long task-relevant record and excellent referrals, and have up-to-date vendor and/or institutional professional certifications.
  • You have to be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You must have strong communications skills and be able to operate effectively by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You must know how to communicate proper goals to clients and other Progent consultants and you need to be able analyze projects, create task plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Working with the Top Group of Computer Consultants

Progent's productive atmosphere will allow you to become a more capable consulting professional by improving your technical skills and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the top professional experts for you to work with, offering an advanced network and communications architecture, using proprietary software utilities to deliver the highest quality of support, and by optimizing proven business models for finding and maintaining clients.

The most important factor that separates us from most consulting firms is the high caliber of our consulting team. Among the scores of consultants who have joined Progent, we have recruited top talent across a broad range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, network security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other key application, we deploy professionals who can help you to be successful on major projects by leveraging the aggregate experience of our team of professionals.

To ensure the success of our team, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to do the job properly. Progent will leverage technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables effortless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with other Progent consultants — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. You don’t throw away time or lose income with regular commutes to a conventional office, and all travel you do for in-person customer work is determined by your schedule, not Progent's. The most attractive benefit is that most of Progent's support services can be done remotely, representing 100% productivity for billable hours. In fact, some Progent staff do off-site support only.

Progent's business structure is geared towards reacting rapidly and efficiently to client needs through knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although our engineers operate with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is centralized, customer problems and solutions are carefully tracked, recorded, and organized for easy reference, current consultant availability is broadcast to streamline team projects and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is continually evaluated. We reinforce the sense of connection via monthly workgroup meetings and quarterly corporate events.

The majority of our consultants are located across Northern California, but we are attracting a rapidly expanding team of consulting professionals from across the U.S. Progent's virtual office environment eliminates geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of traditional company 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.

Not only do we have world-class consultants, our sales and operations groups match the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are enabling us to identify and land the scores of new customers we are currently engaging every month. Progent recently marked the providing of services to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also an effective sales operation.

Having a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for success with Progent. A career in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of network challenges is what makes professional support interesting. Customers choose consulting firms to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, advanced deployments, vexing or entrenched problems, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is all too typical for computer professionals in ordinary corporate jobs. You will awake every morning excited about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful people, both by building strong customer relationships and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company from top to bottom. If you don’t offer excellent people skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied group of people, then we are probably not a good match.

If this seems good to you, we invite you to talk to us about our vision of the future of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well architected and implemented network can be a crucial factor for accelerating any company's growth, and Progent follows this credo in our own network infrastructure. Progent has built a fault-tolerant virtual office network that enables Progent's staff engineers and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and effective support, collaborate easily on sophisticated projects, and experience career and personal growth by being part of an exciting business ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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