Among the premiere network consultant companies for business systems, Progent maintains a full-time staff of talented support experts who concentrate on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • System security analysis
  • Advanced network architecture
  • Remote IT support and system management

Our Experts Group, which contracts freelance experts certified and managed by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized skills covering a broad range of vital software applications and network solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Business Intelligence expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web app design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and management help
  • Office Access database programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office 365 individual and group training

Creative models for acquiring customers, delivering service, maintaining an efficient company culture, and offering highly competitive compensation have enabled us to become among the most rapidly growing and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting companies in the United States and to establish an international organization for delivering online network assistance. If you are a certified computer support professional or network expert with an orientation towards a client success and strong people skills, you will discover Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional knowledge, living a more independent career, and achieving economic security.

Learn More Details About Jobs with Progent
Check out these pages to learn more details concerning our job openings, business culture, work conditions, compensation model, and benefits:

Full-time Positions at Progent
We are looking for a variety of on-staff employees such as experienced Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network consultants; network consultants who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; and consultants for advanced system design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop environments, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and server virtualization. We are also hiring workstation support technicians, remote service professionals, and CISA accredited security consultants. We are also hiring experienced managers and administrators who can operate effectively in Progent's dynamic, virtual office environment. Find out additional details about staff professional services jobs at Progent by referring to Full-time Positions at Progent.

Contract Jobs with Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals who have in-depth expertise and hands-on background in high-demand IT areas outside Progent's primary service concentration. Our Experts Group includes independent consultants who can provide advice and development support for strategic applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer expert skills in areas like telecommunications, web development, Juniper infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database programming and management. Independent consultants certified by Progent coordinate with Progent's full-time engineers to provide end-to-end solutions for small company networks. In order to learn more details about freelance jobs with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, go to Contracting Work with Progent.

How Progent Is Exceptional
Progent has managed to attract the best professional experts by being different. Providing a powerful mix of entrepreneurial drive, commitment to customer success, utilization of state-of-the-art technology, and a flexible business structure that accommodates quality-of-life options for Progent's consulting team, Progent creates a stimulating setting for select consultants who posses a drive for quickly enhancing their professional abilities to deliver concrete solutions for a variety of organizations and network environments. Learn more information concerning ways that we are different by visiting Reasons That Progent Is Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office network incorporates advanced technical tools that enable remote support, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of Progent's support databases, and instant collaboration with talented colleagues to allow you to handle challenging IT problems. Our virtual office structure enables you to concentrate on delivering IT solutions instead of fighting commutes and lets you nurture successful customer relationships by enabling you to come up with fast, effective, and cost-effective solutions. To learn more details concerning our virtual office business model, 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 determined by the revenue you generate. You have the option of focusing on quality of life and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, using our flexible schedule to make time for individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make considerable money through hard work and long consulting time. Progent also offers complete family health care coverage as well as numerous other benefits. Find out more details concerning Progent's compensation model and benefit programs by going to Our Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Working with Progent Q&A
To see answers to frequent questions concerning being a consultant at Progent, refer to Consulting at Progent FAQs.

Here is a description of Progent's available job openings:


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P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to help our clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at Progent's client locations 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 current 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 client's end users.

Details on Desktop Engineer Positions


P018

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

More information on Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Jobs


Expert

Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange consultant to spearhead large-scale Exchange planning and deployment projects. The right applicant should be a computer consultant with mastery in Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This role calls for a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Details on Sr. Exchange Consultant Positions


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's extensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and explaining crucial components of consulting proposals that tie our services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing technology

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


If you wish to ask about any job listed above, please send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the job codes of the positions of interest.

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

Progent wants to hire staff-level, results-driven Microsoft certified engineers with MCSE or MCP credentials; Cisco accredited network engineers with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security certification; and high-end system design consultants with experience in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, data preservation, and VMware. Progent also is looking for professionals who can work on Progent's team of help desk service specialists and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is hiring talented administrators able to perform productively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of skilled and motivated professionals, delivering attentive client services, and following a competitive value-focused pricing model, We have been able to expand our client base rapidly while providing consulting services to numerous businesses in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared information database, and a team strategy for problem solving have helped Progent to maintain a talented consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

For an information technology consultant with technical support experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's customers will expand your skills through interaction with Progent's staff of highly team-oriented, expert engineers. Our commitment to providing network expertise and technical help to small companies will give you the opportunity to work intimately with key players and contribute appreciably to the success of exciting businesses.

We are hiring technical professionals who have recognized credentials in their special expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. In the case of Cisco professionals, 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 leading security credentials. Of course, Progent is familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Still, the fact that a credential can not ensure excellence is no excuse for not earning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of these certifications should present no great difficulty. The point is that if you call yourself a professional, then clients expect certifications. Progent can broadcast your talents, but you need to have basic credentials for Progent to market. If you happen to be strongly against the idea of credentials, we can sympathize with and honor your opinion, but you are likely not a good candidate.

Contract Jobs for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's information technology professionals have provided affordable and effective computer consulting services for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared technical database, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a talented consulting group and quickly expand a loyal clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer clients the help of expert information technology consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and work experience in key technologies beyond Progent's primary concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team members are typically freelance contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by us to work closely with our in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end, world-class information technology solutions to small businesses. We are always expanding our Experts Group in order to address the special needs of our customer base.

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

  • Apple OS integration and programs
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and specialized program support
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management services
  • Custom applications development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal design and integration
  • DBM management and performance consulting
  • Management intelligence expertise
  • Telecom architecture support

Advantages of being part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with Progent, you can leverage the impact of our dramatic growth and top-notch recognition in the market. By having a group of skilled and dedicated professionals, offering excellent customer support, and practicing a strong, value-oriented pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele during the last several years and Progent now provides consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing staff handles all facets of marketing your skills and areas of expertise into our quickly expanding client base, so you spend less time signing up customers and more time generating money.
  • We will assist in communications between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the gateway to the influential managers among our clients.
  • Our sales and operations groups will take care of the complete selling and contracting cycle, from opportunity generation, project approval, customer needs description, skills matching, project analysis proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your entire focus stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you connections to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, offering convenient meeting/work locations in the San Francisco area, plus Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's extensive knowledge base, procedures based on industry best practices, abundance of professional publications, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest pool of experienced information technology professionals.
  • We will share special benefits from top technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line connections to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use programs for training 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 cost to become part of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has the following qualifications to join:

  • You need to show a strong background as a consultant operating on your own in your field of specialization, including at least a two year history of completed contracting projects or you must have your own active customer base for which you now deliver continuing support activity.
  • You need to demonstrate that you are an expert in your field of concentration, which includes showing a long work-related record and strong referrals, and have current vendor or industry professional qualifications.
  • You should be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your skills. You must have excellent people skills and understand how to work efficiently alone or as a member of a team.
  • You have to be able to articulate proper goals to clients and fellow Progent team members and you should be able scope out jobs, create task plans, and define realistic work schedules.

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

Progent's company culture will make you a more capable consulting professional by enhancing your information technology skills and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the best professional talent for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, using custom application tools to deliver the maximum quality of support, and by optimizing proven business models for attracting and retaining customers.

The main factor that separates Progent from other network support companies is the quality of our consulting team. Among the 50 or so consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have assembled top expertise across a wide range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Mac, Linux, server virtualization, or other vital application, we deploy professionals who can help you to be effective on larger jobs by combining the aggregate experience of our group of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of our consultants, we invest significantly in providing the most powerful technology to perform the job properly. We will leverage information technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables seamless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent team members — all from at-home or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or lose revenue with daily commutes to a conventional office building, and any travel you do for in-person client jobs is determined by your time table, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that most of our consulting work can be performed remotely, offering 100% efficiency for billable hours. In practice, some of our team members do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to client needs via knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although Progent's engineers work with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is unified, customer issues and resolutions are carefully tracked, documented, and archived for easy reference, current consultant availability is published to facilitate team tasks and enable problem escalation, and client satisfaction is continually monitored. We reinforce the sense of connection via periodic workgroup meetings and regular company-wide events.

Most of our consultants are located across California, however we are attracting a rapidly growing team of network professionals from across the U.S. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic obstacles that limit the efficiency of traditional company models. We complete the package by offering a full benefit program to ensure the health and financial security of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and administration groups live up to the excellence that characterizes Progent. These top-notch contributors to Progent’s growth are helping us to target and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are currently acquiring each month. Progent lately celebrated the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also a strong sales operation.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a cornerstone for success with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of network challenges is what keeps consulting interesting. Clients rely on consultants to do the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, leading-edge deployments, vexing or chronic issues, and difficult migrations are the basis for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for computer professionals in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some wonderful people, both by building strong customer relationships and by working in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company heart and soul. If you don’t offer strong people skills or enjoy working with a diverse group of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood not a good match.

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

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