Among America's top computer consulting companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a large staff of certified support professionals who concentrate on mainstream technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP solutions
  • Network security analysis
  • Sophisticated connectivity architecture
  • Remote IT support and network management

Progent's Experts Team, which contracts freelance consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly refined skills covering a broad variety of critical software areas and networking solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application software design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Access application development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office 365 individual and group training

Creative models for finding clients, providing support, nurturing an efficient working environment, and providing generous compensation and benefits have allowed us to become one of the fastest expanding and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in America and to build a worldwide presence for delivering remote network support. If you are a certified IT support professional or network expert with a focus on a client success and strong communication skills, consultants will discover Progent an opportunity for enhancing your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving financial security.

Find Out Additional Details Concerning Jobs with Progent
Check out these links to learn more information concerning our job opportunities, company philosophy, work conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Consulting Positions at Progent
We are looking for a range of full-time employees including motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCP network consultants; system consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant network architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop systems, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and server virtualization. We are also hiring workstation support experts, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISSP accredited security engineers. Progent is also hiring veteran managers and administrators able to perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office model. Learn additional details concerning full-time consulting jobs at Progent by going to Consulting Positions at Progent.

Contract Jobs with Progent
Progent works with independent consultants who have specialized expertise and hands-on experience in high-demand IT topics outside our main service concentration. Progent's Experts Team includes contractors who can provide consulting and development services for mission-critical solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess deep knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide expert skills in technologies such as telecom, web site development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and management. Independent contractors qualified by us coordinate with our staff engineers to provide end-to-end IT services for small and midsize business networks. In order to find out more details concerning freelance opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, refer to Contract Opportunities at Progent.

Ways That Progent Is Different
Progent has been able to attract the top professional experts by being unique. Providing a powerful mix of enterprising spirit, insistence on client satisfaction, utilization of advanced technical tools, and an independent work structure that offers quality-of-life options for Progent's team members, Progent creates a stimulating culture for select consultants who have a drive for rapidly improving their professional skills to deliver concrete solutions for a range of businesses and network environments. Learn additional details concerning reasons we are different by referring to Ways That Progent Is Unique.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office network incorporates state-of-the-art technologies that support remote access, wireless connectivity, easy access to Progent's knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with talented team members to allow you to resolve challenging network issues. Progent's virtual office network allows consultants to focus on providing service instead of fighting traffic and helps consultants build successful customer relationships by enabling you to provide fast, effective, and affordable solutions. To learn more information about Progent's virtual office work environment, go to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Our compensation is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is directly determined by the revenue you contribute. You have the option of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's flexible schedule to make time for individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to earn considerable income through hard work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health care coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Learn additional details concerning our compensation model and benefit packages by visiting Progent Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Employment at Progent Q&A
For replies to frequent enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, visit Jobs at Progent Questions and Answers.

The following is a list of Progent's available job openings:


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P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small businesses to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Job


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to help 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 needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


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Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange expert to spearhead large-scale Microsoft Exchange design and deployment projects. The right candidate would be a computer consultant with expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 and with a thorough grasp of Microsoft AD. This role would require a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these technologies.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert Job


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial components of service proposals which align Progent's services with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on sales
  • Explaining continually changing technology

Details about Business Development Representative Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to ask about any position listed above, you should e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Details About Opportunities at Progent

Staff Jobs for Network Engineers, Computer Support Technicians,
Security Experts, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent wants to find fulltime, solutions-oriented Microsoft accredited consultants with MCSE or MCP certification; Cisco certified system engineers who have Cisco CCIE certification; security professionals who have CISA or comparable security credentials; and advanced network architecture consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high availability, business continuity, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks employees who can join Progent's team of desktop support specialists and remote troubleshooting experts. In addition, We are seeking experienced managers able to perform effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of talented and dedicated consultants, delivering attentive client services, and offering a strong results-focused fee structure, Progent has managed to expand our customer list rapidly while delivering consulting services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common information base, and a group strategy for problem solving have helped Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a loyal customer base.

For an information technology professional with technical support expertise, joining Progent or working for our customers will expand your skills through interaction with our group of highly team-oriented, talented consultants. Our commitment to delivering information technology consulting and technical support to small and midsize organizations will give you the opportunity to work intimately with key players and contribute appreciably to the success of exciting businesses.

We are hiring consultants that can show verifiable credentials in their special focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have earned your Microsoft MCSE credential. For Cisco experts, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should have earned you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or other leading security credentials. Of course, we are familiar with "paper experts". Nevertheless, the fact that a certificate does not ensure excellence is no excuse for not having one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of those tests should present no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself an expert, then customers deserve to see credentials. Progent can market your skills, but you should provide standard credentials for us to market. If you stand adamantly against the idea of credentials, we can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are probably not a good fit.

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

For over 20 years, our information technology professionals have offered affordable and effective computer support services for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a shared technical database, and a team philosophy for problem resolution have enabled us to retain a strong consulting group and quickly grow a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer clients the services of expert computer support engineers who have advanced knowledge and work experience in important areas beyond our primary concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are often freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully qualified by Progent to collaborate with Progent's in-house engineers to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class network services to small and midsize companies. We are always expanding our Experts Team in order to address the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Group now provides consulting in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and programs
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Strategic and specialized program support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special program development and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and client information portal development and deployment
  • DBM support and performance consulting
  • Management information expertise
  • Telecom architecture consulting

Advantages of becoming a member of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you get to leverage the impact of our dramatic expansion and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By having a team of talented and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client support, and following a proven, ROI-focused billing model, we have multiplied our customer base over the last few years and Progent currently provides consulting support to hundreds of businesses in California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team takes care of all facets of promoting your services and technical knowledge into our rapidly growing client base, so you expend less time signing up customers and more time making money.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the gateway to the decision makers among Progent's clients.
  • Progent's sales and administration groups will take care of the complete selling and contracting cycle, from lead identification, job approval, client requirements description, capabilities matching, project scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, including convenient conference locations in Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's extensive database, processes based on best practices, library of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced consulting professionals.
  • Progent will share special benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting tools and product support resources, and downloadable internal use programs for education and/or sales purposes.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is no fee to be part of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has the following requirements for membership:

  • You must have a proven track record as a consultant working independently in your field of specialization, including at least a two year record of completed contracting projects and/or have your own active client base for whom you currently deliver ongoing consulting services.
  • You need to show that you have expertise in your field of concentration, which includes showing an extensive work-related history and excellent references, and have current vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You must be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You must have excellent communications skills and understand how to work efficiently by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You need to know how to explain realistic expectations to clients and other Progent consultants and you must be able scope out projects, produce project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Improve Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Computer Consultants

Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a better professional by enhancing your technical skills and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the top professional experts for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art system architecture, using custom software tools to enable the highest level of support, and by optimizing our operational structures for attracting and maintaining customers.

The decisive factor that distinguishes us from ordinary consulting companies is the quality of our support professionals. Among the scores of consulting experts who have joined us, we have assembled the best expertise covering a wide range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, virtual servers, or other vital application, we engage professionals who can help you to be successful on major jobs by leveraging the aggregate skills of Progent's group of experts.

To promote the success of our consultants, we invest significantly in making available the most powerful tools to perform the job efficiently. Progent will exploit technology to an impressive degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables effortless communications, cooperation, and knowledge sharing with fellow Progent team members — entirely from at-home or on-the-road offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit income with regular drives to a conventional office, and all travel you do for on-site client work is determined by your time table, not Progent's. The most attractive benefit is that much of Progent's consulting work can be performed remotely, offering 100% efficiency for billable time. In practice, some Progent team members do remote support only.

Progent's operations are geared towards responding rapidly and effectively to customer requirements through knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although our consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is centralized, customer issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for convenient reference, up-to-date engineer schedules are broadcast to facilitate team projects and enable trouble escalation, and client satisfaction is always monitored. We reinforce the sense of connection through monthly workgroup meetings and regular corporate events.

Most of our team is situated across California, but we are building a rapidly growing team of network professionals throughout the U.S. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of conventional company structures. We enhance the deal by providing a comprehensive employee care program to promote the physical health and economic security of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consultants, Progent's marketing and administration teams live up to the excellence that defines Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are helping us to target and land the scores of new clients we are now engaging every month. Progent recently celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also an effective marketing organization.

Having a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a continual stream of network challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Customers choose consulting firms to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or entrenched issues, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is all too common for computer professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every day excited about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some wonderful people, both by establishing close customer relationships and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization heart and soul. If you don’t offer excellent communications skills or like cooperating with a varied assortment of people, then Progent is probably a poor fit.

If all this seems good to you, we invite you to talk to Progent about our view of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a carefully designed and executed information system is a pivotal factor for accelerating a firm's growth, and we apply this belief in our own network environment. We have created a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that enables Progent's in-house engineers and certified contractors to deliver rapid and effective support, cooperate easily on sophisticated jobs, and gain from career and private growth by acting as part of a dynamic company culture of personal drive and independence.
















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