Among America's premiere computer consultant firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a large staff of talented support experts who concentrate on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Enterprise security analysis
  • Advanced connectivity architecture
  • Off-site IT support and network management

Progent's Experts Team, which contracts freelance experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized knowledge covering a broad variety of vital software areas and networking technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • BI expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web-based application development, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database programming and management help
  • Microsoft Access database application programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Office 365 online training

Innovative structures for acquiring customers, providing service, establishing a dynamic working environment, and providing generous compensation and benefits have enabled Progent to be among the most rapidly expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant organizations in America and to build a worldwide presence for delivering online IT assistance. If you are an accredited IT technician or network consultant with an orientation towards a client success and excellent communication skills, consulting professionals should consider Progent a chance for enhancing your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving financial security.

Learn Additional Details Concerning Jobs at Progent
Check out these links to learn additional details about our job openings, business culture, operational environment, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Work at Progent
Progent is seeking a variety of on-staff professionals including motivated Microsoft MCSE network engineers; connectivity experts who have Cisco CCIE credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant network architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability systems, disaster recovery planning, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also hiring workstation support technicians, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISSP or CISA certified security consultants. Progent is also looking for experienced managers able to perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Find out more details about full-time professional services jobs at Progent by visiting Full-time Careers at Progent.

Contracting Opportunities at Progent
Progent works with independent professionals who have proven expertise and hands-on experience in crucial information technology areas beyond Progent's main service focus. Progent's Experts Team includes independent consultants who offer consulting and programming support for line-of-business solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer world-class help in areas like telecommunications, web design, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and management. Freelance consultants certified by us cooperate with our in-house professionals to provide comprehensive IT services for small and midsize company networks. To learn more information concerning freelance opportunities with our Experts Consulting Group, refer to Freelance Work with Progent.

Reasons That We Are Different
Progent has managed to attract the top professional talent by being unique. Providing a powerful mix of entrepreneurial drive, dedication to customer success, utilization of state-of-the-art technology, plus a flexible business structure that allows for quality-of-life choices for our consulting team, Progent offers a dynamic culture for talented consultants who have a drive for quickly improving their professional abilities to create real-world benefits for a variety of businesses and network environments. Learn additional details about ways that we are unique by referring to Ways That We Are Different.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office model provides advanced technologies that support remote access, wireless communication, convenient access to our support databases, and close cooperation with talented colleagues to help you to solve challenging network problems. Progent's virtual office model frees consultants to concentrate on providing IT solutions rather than dealing with commutes and lets consultants build lasting client relationships by permitting you to provide fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. In order to find out additional information about Progent's virtual office infrastructure, visit Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is wholly based on what you contribute. You have the option of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to work at an easy pace, using Progent's flexible schedule to make time for individual enthusiasms, or you can choose to earn significant income by hard work and long hours. Progent also offers full family health care coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out more concerning Progent's compensation and benefit programs by going to Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent FAQs
To see replies to common enquiries about becoming employed by Progent, visit Working with Progent Q&A.

Here is a description of some present job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants 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 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 notebook computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

More information about Desktop Support Expert Job


P018

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small businesses maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The right applicant would be a technical consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This position demands experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these platforms.

Specifics on Sr. Exchange Expert Job


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's broad selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and explaining key components of service propositions which associate our services with an organization's IT goals
  • Maintaining good relationships with clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly evolving IT technology

More information about Business Development Representative (BDR) Positions - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you would like to apply for any opening shown above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the job codes of the positions of interest.

Additional Facts About Work at Progent

Fulltime Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Service Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Technicians

Progent wants to hire full-time, results-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certification; Cisco accredited network consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; security professionals who have CISSP or comparable security credentials; and advanced system design consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless connectivity, high uptime, workplace recovery, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is hiring employees who can join Progent's team of help desk support specialists and off-site troubleshooting professionals. Also, We are seeking experienced managers who can perform productively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client services, and following a competitive results-based pricing model, Progent has been able to expand our client list dramatically while providing professional support to hundreds of companies in the San Francisco area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common information database, and a group strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a skilled staff and a loyal client base.

If you are an information technology consultant with troubleshooting expertise, joining Progent or working for Progent's customers can expand your knowledge through cooperation with our staff of highly supportive, expert consultants. Our commitment to delivering information technology expertise and technical help to small and midsize companies will offer you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with decision makers and add significantly to the growth of dynamic companies.

We are looking for technical professionals that can show recognized certification in their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your MCSE certificate. For Cisco consultants, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For network security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security credentials. Naturally, we are aware of “paper MCSEs.” Still, the fact that a credential does not guarantee expertise is no justification for not having one. If you know your field, then the majority of these certifications should present no challenge. The point is that if you call yourself an expert, then customers expect credentials. Progent will promote your talents, but you must provide a baseline of certifications for us to work with. If you happen to be adamantly against the idea of certifications, Progent can understand and honor your position, but you are likely not a good fit.

Contract Work for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For over two decades, our information technology professionals have offered low-cost and successful computer support services for small businesses in Northern California and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common technical database, and a team philosophy for problem solving have helped Progent to build a strong staff and dramatically grow a satisfied client base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide customers the services of specialized computer consulting professionals who have in-depth skills and work experience in key areas beyond Progent's core concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group consultants are often independent engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly qualified by Progent to collaborate with our in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive, enterprise-class information technology services to small and midsize businesses. We are always enhancing the Experts Group to address the particular needs of our clients.

Our Experts Group now provides support in these areas:

  • Apple OS integration and programs
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and vertical application help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special applications development and integration
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and deployment
  • SQL support and performance consulting
  • Business intelligence expertise
  • Telecom architecture consulting

Benefits of becoming part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with us, you can take advantage of the momentum of Progent's dramatic expansion and excellent reputation in the market. By having a team of skilled and committed professionals, offering excellent customer support, and practicing a strong, value-oriented pricing structure, Progent has multiplied our clientele during the last several years and Progent currently delivers professoinal services to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing staff takes care of all aspects of marketing your skills and areas of knowledge into our rapidly expanding customer base, so you spend less time finding customers and extra time generating money.
  • We will assist in relationship building between you and Progent's core group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the gateway to the influential managers among Progent's clients.
  • Our sales and administration groups will manage the complete sales and contracting process, from lead generation, project qualification, client requirements description, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal writing, agreement negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility stays with providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you connections to our sophisticated virtual office environment, offering convenient meeting/work locations in Northern California, 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 professional documents, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest pool of experienced information technology professionals.
  • Progent will share partner-only benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, web access to special vendor support utilities and product support resources, and downloadable in-house use programs for education 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 charge to be part of our Experts Group, but we do have these requirements for membership:

  • You should show a proven background as a consultant operating on your own in your area of specialization, including a minimum two year record of completed consulting jobs and/or have an active customer base to which you currently provide ongoing consulting services.
  • You should show that you have expertise in your field of specialization, which includes having an extensive task-relevant history and strong referrals, and have current manufacturer and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You need to be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your skills. You should have strong inter-personal skills and know how to operate effectively by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You have to be able to communicate realistic goals to customers and other Progent consultants and you must be able analyze projects, produce project plans, and define realistic work schedules.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Joining a Great Group of Computer Engineers

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a better consultant by improving your information technology skills and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the best professional experts for you to operate with, providing an advanced network and communications architecture, using custom application utilities to deliver the highest level of service, and by optimizing proven operational structures for finding and maintaining clients.

The main factor that distinguishes us from ordinary consulting firms is the excellence of our support professionals. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with us, we have assembled top expertise covering a broad array of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Mac, Linux, VMware, or other crucial application, we deploy experts who can help you to be successful on major projects by combining the collective skills of Progent's team of experts.

To ensure the success of our consultants, we invest significantly in providing the best technology to perform the work properly. We will exploit information technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure allows effortless connectivity, collaboration, and information sharing with other Progent team members — entirely 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 any travel you do for on-site customer work is determined by your own time table, not Progent's. The best benefit is that most of Progent's consulting work can be done off-site, representing 100% efficiency for income-producing time. In fact, some Progent staff do off-site consulting only.

Our operations are geared towards reacting rapidly and effectively to client needs via knowledge sharing and collaborative problem resolution. Even though our consultants operate with a great deal of independence, resource allocation is unified, customer issues and solutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and archived for easy reference, up-to-date consultant schedules are broadcast to facilitate group projects and enable problem escalation, and customer approval is continually evaluated. We reinforce the sense of cooperation via periodic team conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of our team is situated across Northern California, but we are attracting a rapidly expanding team of network experts throughout the United States. Progent's virtual office environment does away with geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of traditional company models. We complete the package by offering a full employee care program to ensure the health and financial welfare of our team members and their relations.

Not only do we have awesome consultants, Progent's marketing and operations teams live up to the excellence that characterizes Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s growth are helping us to identify and sign up the scores of new clients we are now engaging every month. We recently marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also an effective marketing organization.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a cornerstone for success with us. A career in consulting will drive you to learn more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of network challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients choose consultants to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, leading-edge deployments, vexing or entrenched problems, and difficult migrations are the foundation for what we do daily. With us, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is all too typical for computer professionals in traditional corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by establishing close client relationships and by working closely with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization from top to bottom. If you don’t have strong communications skills or like cooperating with a diverse assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably a poor match.

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

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and implemented network is a pivotal piece for accelerating a firm's growth, and Progent follows this belief in our own system environment. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that allows our staff consultants and certified contractors to deliver rapid and effective support, cooperate easily on complex jobs, and gain from professional and private maturity from acting as a member of a dynamic company ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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