Among America's premiere network consultant firms for business networks, Progent maintains a full-time team of talented service experts who concentrate on mainstream technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP products
  • Enterprise security analysis
  • Advanced network infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and system management

Our Experts Group, which includes independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized knowledge covering a wide variety of critical business applications and network solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and applications
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web application development, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access application programming, migration and training
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Innovative structures for attracting customers, delivering support, maintaining a dynamic company culture, and offering highly competitive compensation have allowed Progent to be one of the most rapidly expanding and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant organizations in the U.S. and to build a worldwide organization for delivering online IT expertise. If you are an accredited IT support professional or network expert with an orientation towards a customer service and strong people skills, consultants should consider Progent a chance for increasing your professional skills, living a more independent career, and achieving financial security.

Learn More Details Concerning Jobs with Progent
Check out these links to learn additional details concerning Progent's work opportunities, business culture, work environment, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Careers at Progent
We are seeking a range of on-staff workers such as solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE and MCP computer engineers; connectivity consultants who have Cisco CCIE certification; and consultants for advanced system architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability environments, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and virtual servers. We are also looking for workstation support technicians, remote service specialists, and CISA or CISM certified security consultants. Progent is also hiring experienced managers who can perform efficiently in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Find out additional details about full-time professional services positions at Progent by visiting Full-time Positions at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities at Progent
Progent works with independent professionals who have specialized knowledge and field background in crucial IT topics outside Progent's main technical focus. Progent's Experts Team employs independent consultants who can provide consulting and programming services for mission-critical applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer world-class help in areas such as telecommunications, web design, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Freelance contractors qualified by Progent coordinate with Progent's staff consultants to provide end-to-end IT services for small and midsize company networks. In order to learn additional information about contract opportunities with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, visit Freelance Work with Progent.

How We Are Different
We have been able to attract the best consulting experts by being unique. With an innovative blend of entrepreneurial drive, dedication to customer success, use of state-of-the-art technical tools, plus an independent work structure that allows for quality-of-life options for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating setting for select consultants who have a drive for rapidly improving their professional abilities to create real-world benefits for a range of businesses and technical environments. Find out additional details concerning how Progent is exceptional by going to Ways That Progent Is Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office environment incorporates sophisticated technical tools that enable remote access, wireless communication, easy access to Progent's knowledge bases, and close cooperation with talented team members to help you to deal with business-critical IT problems. Progent's virtual office environment allows consultants to focus on providing service rather than dealing with commutes and lets consultants build successful customer relationships by permitting you to come up with fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. To find out additional details concerning our virtual office work environment, go to Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation and Benefits
Progent's compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you make is directly tied to what you generate. Consultants have the choice of focusing on life style and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's versatile schedule to follow individual pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make significant income through persistent work and long hours. Progent also provides comprehensive family health insurance plus many other benefits. Find out additional details about our compensation model and benefit packages by visiting Our Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Employment at Progent Q&A
For replies to frequent questions concerning being employed by Progent, go to Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a description of some available job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small and midsize organizations to manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Job


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to help our customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's customer sites 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 based on the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Engineer Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small businesses manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant Job


Expert

Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead large-scale Microsoft Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The right applicant would be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This position would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these platforms.

More information about Senior Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's broad selection of IT outsourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial elements of engagement propositions which tie our deliverables with a client's primary business needs
  • Maintaining strong relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

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


If you want to ask about any opening shown above, please e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Details Concerning Jobs at Progent

Staff Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, results-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE certification; Cisco certified network engineers with CCIE credentials; security professionals with CISM or equivalent security credentials; and high-end network architecture consultants with a background in mobile access, wireless connectivity, high uptime, disaster recovery, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent also seeks professionals who can work on our team of helpdesk support specialists and remote support experts. In addition, We are looking for talented managers who can perform effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of skilled and dedicated consultants, providing world-class customer care, and offering a strong results-focused fee model, Progent has managed to expand our client base rapidly while delivering professional support to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared information database, and a team strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied customer base.

For an information technology professional with technical support expertise, joining Progent or helping our customers will expand your skills via interaction with our group of mutually supportive, expert consultants. Progent's commitment to providing network expertise and computer help to small companies will offer you the opportunity to work intimately with key players and add appreciably to the growth of exciting businesses.

We are hiring technical professionals who have verifiable credentials related to their special focus. So, 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 credential. For network security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or one of the other leading security credentials. Naturally, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” However, the fact that a credential does not ensure expertise is no justification for not owning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of these tests should be no challenge. The point is that if you are an expert, then customers deserve to see credentials. We can promote your skills, but you need to provide a baseline of certifications for us to market. In case you happen to be adamantly against the idea of credentials, we can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are likely not a good candidate.

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

For more than two decades, our computer professionals have offered affordable and effective network consulting services for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared technical knowledge base, and a team approach to problem resolution have enabled Progent to build a strong staff and quickly expand a loyal client base.

The Experts Group is our way to offer customers the help of expert information technology consulting engineers who have advanced skills and field experience in important areas outside of Progent's core focus in network support and security. Experts Team members are often independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully qualified by Progent to work closely with Progent's in-house engineers to deliver end-to-end, world-class network services to small companies. Progent is always enhancing our Experts Group in order to address the special needs of our clients.

Our Experts Group now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Mission-critical and vertical program support
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special program design and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal development and integration
  • SQL management and performance consulting
  • Business information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems support

Benefits of being part of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By associating with us, you can leverage the impact of Progent's explosive growth and top-notch recognition in the industry. By having a group of skilled and dedicated professionals, providing excellent client care, and following a strong, value-focused billing structure, we have quadrupled our customer base during the past several years and Progent now provides consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the U.S.
  • Our veteran marketing team handles all aspects of promoting your skills and technical expertise into our rapidly growing client base, so you expend less effort finding customers and more time generating revenue.
  • Progent will facilitate communications between you and Progent's core group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the gateway to the influential managers among our customers.
  • Our selling and administration staffs will manage the complete sales and contracting cycle, from opportunity identification, job qualification, customer requirements definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal writing, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you access to our sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work sites in Northern California, plus data and voice connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast database, procedures based on best practices, abundance of professional documents, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced consulting professionals.
  • Progent will share special benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, on-line access to special vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support resources, and downloadable internal use programs for education and/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 no charge to be a member of our Experts Team, but we do have these requirements to join:

  • You must show a proven background as a consultant operating independently in your area of expertise, including at least a two year record of successful contracting jobs or you must have your own active client base for which you currently provide continuing consulting services.
  • You should show that you have expertise in your area of specialization, which includes showing an extensive task-relevant history and excellent referrals, and have current vendor and/or institutional professional certifications.
  • You should know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You must have excellent inter-personal skills and know how to operate effectively by yourself or as a member of a team.
  • You have to be able to explain realistic expectations to customers and other Progent team members and you must know how evaluate jobs, create project plans, and estimate realistic time lines.

Improve Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Network Engineers

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a more capable consulting professional by enhancing your technical knowledge and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this commitment by recruiting the top professional experts for you to work with, providing an advanced system architecture, using proprietary software utilities to enable the highest quality of support, and by streamlining proven operational structures for finding and keeping clients.

The main factor that differentiates us from other consulting firms is the high caliber of our consulting team. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have joined Progent, we have recruited top expertise covering a wide range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, network security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other key areas, we engage professionals who can enable you to be effective on larger projects by combining the collective skills of our group of experts.

To ensure the success of our consultants, we invest significantly in making available the most powerful tools to do the job efficiently. We will leverage information technology to an extraordinary extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows effortless communications, cooperation, and information exchange with fellow Progent consultants — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue with regular drives to a physical office building, and any driving you do for on-site customer jobs is based on your own schedule, not Progent's. The best part is that most of Progent's support services can be done remotely, representing maximum productivity for income-producing time. In practice, some of our staff do remote support exclusively.

Our operations are set up for responding quickly and effectively to customer needs via information exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Even though our consultants work with a great deal of independence, resource allocation is unified, customer problems and solutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and organized for convenient retrieval, up-to-date engineer schedules are broadcast to facilitate group projects and simplify trouble escalation, and client satisfaction is always monitored. We strengthen the sense of cooperation through periodic workgroup meetings and regular company-wide events.

Most of our team is situated across California, however Progent is building a rapidly expanding group of network experts throughout America. Progent's virtual office environment eliminates regional obstacles that limit the efficiency of conventional business structures. We enhance the deal by providing a full employee care plan to promote the physical health and economic security of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, our marketing and administration teams live up to the high standards that defines Progent. These top-notch factors behind Progent’s growth are helping us to target and land the 50-60 new customers we are now engaging every month. We recently celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also a strong marketing operation.

Having a passion for technical proficiency is a key for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being confronted by a continual series of network challenges is what makes professional support exciting. Clients choose consultants to do the toughest jobs. Creative projects, advanced deployments, vexing or entrenched issues, and difficult migrations are the foundation for our services daily. With us, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is sadly common for network professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the challenges ahead.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building strong client contacts and by working closely with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and add to their success. Of course, technology is important, but we are a relationship-focused organization heart and soul. If you do not offer strong communications skills or enjoy working with a varied assortment of people, then we are probably a poor match.

If all this seems right for you, we invite you to contact Progent about our view of the future of network consulting.

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