Among America's top computer consultant firms for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a large staff of talented support professionals who concentrate on core technologies such as:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP products
  • Network security analysis
  • Advanced system architecture
  • Remote troubleshooting and network management

Our Experts Group, which contracts independent consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally refined skills in a broad variety of vital software areas and networking technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • BI consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management services
  • Web application software design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access application development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Office and Office 365 online training

Innovative structures for acquiring clients, providing support, maintaining an efficient working environment, and offering generous compensation and benefits have allowed us to be one of the fastest growing and best respected Microsoft Partners consulting companies in America and to establish a worldwide presence for providing remote IT expertise. If you are a certified IT support professional or information technology consultant with a focus on a client service and strong communication skills, consultants will discover Progent an opportunity for enhancing your technical knowledge, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving economic security.

Find Out More Information About Jobs with Progent
Check out these links to learn more details concerning Progent's work openings, company culture, work conditions, profit sharing structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
Progent is looking for a variety of full-time workers including motivated Microsoft MCSE network consultants; connectivity experts with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant system design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, high-availability systems, business continuity planning, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also looking for desktop support experts, remote service specialists, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA accredited security professionals. We are also looking for veteran managers able to operate effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Find out additional information concerning staff professional services work at Progent by visiting Full-time Careers at Progent.

Freelance Work with Progent
Progent works with independent professionals with proven knowledge and working background in high-demand information technology areas outside Progent's main service focus. Progent's Experts Group employs contractors who can provide consulting and programming support for line-of-business applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide world-class help in areas like telecom, web development, Juniper products, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM programming and administration. Independent contractors certified by Progent cooperate with Progent's in-house engineers to provide comprehensive solutions for small and midsize business networks. If you want to find out additional details concerning contract work with our Experts Consulting Group, visit Freelance Jobs with Progent.

Reasons That We Are Different
We have been able to recruit the best consulting talent by being different. Providing an innovative blend of entrepreneurial drive, insistence on client success, utilization of advanced technical tools, and a flexible business model that allows for life-style choices for Progent's team members, Progent creates a stimulating setting for select consultants who posses a drive for quickly improving their professional skills to create concrete solutions for a range of organizations and technical environments. Find out additional details about ways that Progent is unique by visiting Ways That Progent Is Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office network incorporates sophisticated technologies that support remote support, wireless connectivity, convenient access to Progent's knowledge bases, and close collaboration with talented team members to allow you to solve challenging network issues. Progent's virtual office model enables consultants to focus on delivering service instead of dealing with traffic and helps consultants establish lasting customer relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, viable, and affordable solutions. To find out additional details about Progent's virtual office work environment, see Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you make is wholly based on what you generate. Consultants have the choice of concentrating on quality of life and electing to work at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's versatile schedule to make time for personal pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make significant income by persistent effort and long hours. Progent also offers comprehensive family health insurance as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out more about Progent's compensation model and benefits by going to Progent Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Consulting at Progent FAQs
To see replies to frequent questions concerning being employed by Progent, go to Consulting at Progent Q&A.

The following is a description of our current job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small and midsize businesses to maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to assist our customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at Progent's client 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 laptop 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 about Desktop Support Expert Positions


P018

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - 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 variety of small and midsize businesses maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


Expert

Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and deployment initiatives. The right candidate would be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This role calls for experience in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and support of these platforms.

Specifics about Senior Exchange Expert Job


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive selection of IT outsourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial elements of engagement proposals which align our services with an organization's IT goals
  • Maintaining good relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing client management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing IT technology

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


If you wish to enquire about any opening listed above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please state the job codes of the positions of interest.

Additional Facts Concerning Jobs at Progent

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Computer Support Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Online Support Professionals

Progent is seeking to hire staff-level, solutions-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE certification; Cisco accredited network engineers who have Cisco CCIE certification; security consultants who have CISSP or equivalent security certification; and high-end network architecture consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, workplace recovery, information preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also is hiring professionals to join our team of helpdesk support technicians and off-site support professionals. Also, Progent is seeking talented managers able to operate effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of skilled and motivated professionals, providing world-class client care, and offering a strong value-based fee structure, We have been able to expand our client list dramatically while providing professional support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge database, and a group strategy for problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied client base.

If you are an information technology consultant with technical support expertise, joining Progent or working for Progent's clients will enhance your skills through interaction with Progent's group of highly supportive, talented consultants. Our focus on delivering information technology consulting and technical help to small and midsize organizations will give you the chance to work closely with key players and contribute significantly to the growth of dynamic businesses.

Progent is looking for technical professionals who can show verifiable credentials related to their technical focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have earned your Microsoft MCSE credential. For Cisco consultants, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or other top security certifications. Naturally, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Still, simply because a credential does not guarantee excellence is no reason for not earning one. If you have mastered your field, then most of these certifications should be no challenge. The point is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers deserve to see credentials. We will market your skills, but you must have standard credentials for Progent to work with. If you stand strongly against the idea of credentials, Progent can understand and honor your position, but you are probably not an appropriate fit.

Freelance Jobs for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over two decades, our consulting professionals have provided low-cost and effective network support services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared technical knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem resolution have enabled us to retain a talented in-house team and quickly expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide customers the help of expert computer support engineers who have in-depth knowledge and work experience in important technologies beyond Progent's core concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are often independent engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by us to work closely with our staff consultants to deliver comprehensive, world-class network solutions to small companies. Progent is continually expanding our Experts Group in order to meet the particular needs of our customer base.

Our Experts Team now provides support in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Line-of-business and vertical application help
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom program development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and client information portal development and deployment
  • Database support and efficiency help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Benefits of being a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with Progent, you get to take advantage of the momentum of our explosive expansion and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By maintaining a group of skilled and committed consultants, offering attentive customer support, and following a strong, value-oriented pricing structure, we have quadrupled our customer base over the past few years and Progent currently provides consulting services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing team takes care of all aspects of promoting your services and areas of knowledge into our rapidly growing client base, so you expend less effort signing up clients and more time generating money.
  • We will assist in communications between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who act as the gateway to the key executives among our customers.
  • Our sales and operations groups will manage the entire sales and engagement process, from lead identification, project approval, customer needs description, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus stays with delivering top-quality consulting service.
  • Progent will gives you access to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, including convenient meeting/work sites throughout Northern California, and Internet and telecomm access throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to our vast database, processes based on industry best practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate expertise from one of the country's largest pool of expert network professionals.
  • We will pass on partner-only benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost training classes, web access to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use software for education 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 not any fee to become part of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has strict qualifications for membership:

  • You should show a strong background as a consulting professional working on your own in your field of specialization, including at least a two year history of successful contracting jobs and/or have an active customer base for whom you now deliver continuing support activity.
  • You must show that you have expertise in your area of specialization, including having a long work-related history and strong referrals, and have up-to-date vendor and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your skills. You need to have excellent communications skills and be able to work efficiently by yourself or as a member of a team.
  • You need to be able to communicate proper goals to clients and other Progent team members and you must know how scope out tasks, create project plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

Improve Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Working with the Top Group of Network Consultants

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a better consultant by improving your information technology skills and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by recruiting the best professional experts for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, using specialized software utilities to deliver the highest level of service, and by streamlining proven operational models for attracting and maintaining clients.

The most important factor that distinguishes us from most consulting firms is the quality of our support professionals. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined us, we have assembled top expertise across a wide range of technologies. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other key application, we deploy professionals who can help you to be successful on major jobs by leveraging the collective experience of our team of professionals.

To ensure the success of our team, we invest heavily in providing the best tools to perform the work properly. We will leverage technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office environment allows seamless connectivity, collaboration, and information sharing with fellow Progent consultants — all from at-home or on-the-road offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit revenue with daily drives to a physical office building, and all driving you do for in-person customer jobs is determined by your own time table, not Progent's. The best benefit is that much of our support services can be done remotely, offering maximum productivity for billable time. In fact, some of our team members do off-site consulting only.

Our business structure is set up for responding quickly and effectively to customer requirements through information sharing and cooperative problem solving. Even though our engineers operate with a high level of freedom, dispatching is unified, client problems and resolutions are carefully monitored, documented, and archived for easy reference, up-to-date engineer availability is published to streamline team projects and simplify trouble escalation, and customer satisfaction is continually monitored. We reinforce the feeling of connection through monthly workgroup conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of Progent's team is situated throughout California, however Progent is building a quickly growing group of network experts throughout America. Our virtual office environment does away with regional boundaries that restrict the productivity of traditional company structures. We complete the deal by offering a comprehensive benefit program to promote the health and financial welfare of our team members and their families.

Just as we have world-class consultants, Progent's marketing and operations teams match the high standards that characterizes Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are enabling us to identify and land the 50-60 new customers we are now acquiring each month. We lately 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 operation.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a key for growth with us. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a steady series of technical challenges is what keeps consulting exciting. Customers choose consulting firms to do the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, advanced implementations, vexing or chronic issues, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for our services every day. With us, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is sadly common for computer engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will awake every day enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by establishing strong customer relationships and by working in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-focused organization through and through. If you do not offer excellent people skills or enjoy working with a varied group of people, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor fit.

If this sounds good to you, we invite you to contact us about our view of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Technical Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent believes that a carefully designed and implemented network can be a pivotal factor for accelerating any firm's growth, and Progent follows this credo in our own network environment. We have built a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's staff engineers and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and efficient service, collaborate closely on complex jobs, and experience career and private growth from being part of an exciting company culture of personal drive and freedom.
















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