One of the premiere IT consultant companies for business networks, Progent maintains a large team of certified service experts who focus on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP solutions
  • System security consulting
  • Sophisticated system architecture
  • Off-site IT support and system administration

Progent's Experts Group, which includes independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized skills covering a broad variety of key business applications and networking solutions that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web app development, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and management consulting
  • Microsoft Access database development, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office 365 online training

Innovative models for acquiring clients, delivering support, establishing an efficient working environment, and offering highly competitive profit sharing have allowed Progent to become among the fastest growing and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in the United States and to establish an international organization for providing online network service. If you are an accredited computer support professional or information technology expert with an orientation towards a customer success and strong communication skills, consulting professionals should consider Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional knowledge, living a more independent lifestyle, and achieving economic success.

Find Out Additional Details Concerning Jobs at Progent
Follow these pages to learn more details about Progent's work openings, company culture, work conditions, profit sharing structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Positions at Progent
We are looking for a range of on-staff workers including motivated Microsoft MCSE computer consultants; network consultants with Cisco CCIE credentials; and specialists in advanced network design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability environments, disaster recovery planning, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also seeking workstation support experts, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISA or CISM accredited security professionals. Progent is also seeking experienced managers and administrators who can operate efficiently in our high-growth, virtual office model. Learn additional details about staff professional services positions at Progent by referring to Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities at Progent
Progent contracts freelance professionals with in-depth knowledge and field background in crucial information technology areas outside our primary service focus. Progent's Experts Group includes contractors who can provide advice and programming services for strategic solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess specialized expertise with non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Solaris, or offer world-class help in areas like telecommunications, web development, Juniper infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Freelance consultants certified by us coordinate with Progent's in-house professionals to deliver comprehensive solutions for small business networks. If you want to learn additional details concerning freelance jobs with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, see Contracting Work at Progent.

Ways That We Are Exceptional
We have managed to attract the top professional experts by being unique. Providing a powerful blend of entrepreneurial spirit, insistence on customer satisfaction, use of advanced technology, plus a flexible work structure that offers quality-of-life options for our consulting team, Progent creates a stimulating culture for talented individuals who posses a drive for quickly improving their professional skills to deliver real-world benefits for a range of organizations and technical environments. Find out more details concerning reasons we are unique by going to Reasons That We Are Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office network utilizes state-of-the-art technologies that enable remote support, wireless communication, 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 enables consultants to concentrate on delivering IT solutions rather than fighting commutes and helps consultants build successful client relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. To find out additional information concerning our virtual office infrastructure, refer to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you make is entirely determined by the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the choice of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to consult at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's versatile schedule to follow individual pursuits, or you can choose to earn significant income by persistent work and lots of hours. Progent also provides full family health coverage plus numerous other benefits. Learn more concerning our compensation model and benefit programs by visiting Our Compensation Model and Benefits.

Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For replies to frequent enquiries concerning becoming employed by Progent, visit Consulting at Progent Questions and Answers.

Below is a description of our available job openings:


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P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small businesses to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

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P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for 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 customer sites in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and laptop computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, 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.

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P018

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small and midsize organizations 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 expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

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Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange expert to lead large-scale Microsoft Exchange design and deployment projects. The right applicant should be a computer consultant with expertise in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a solid understanding of Microsoft AD. This position would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these platforms.

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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior-level sales executive responsible for selling the company's broad portfolio of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key elements of engagement propositions which associate our services with real business value
  • Maintaining strong relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing continuing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly changing technology

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

Details Concerning Work with Us

Career Work for Network Engineers, Computer Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Support Technicians

Progent wants to hire full-time, results-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco accredited system consultants who have Cisco certification; security consultants who have CISA or equivalent security certification; and high-end system architecture consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, service continuity, workplace recovery, information protection, and VMware. Progent also is looking for employees who can join Progent's staff of help desk support technicians and off-site troubleshooting experts. In addition, Progent is hiring experienced administrators who can perform productively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment.

By supporting a staff of skilled and motivated consultants, delivering attentive client services, and following a strong value-based pricing structure, We have managed to expand our client list rapidly while delivering consulting support to numerous businesses in the San Francisco area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a common knowledge base, and a group strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to maintain a talented staff and a loyal customer base.

For an information technology consultant with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's customers can enhance your skills via interaction with our staff of highly supportive, talented engineers. Progent's commitment to providing network expertise and computer support to small and midsize companies will offer you the chance to work closely with decision makers and contribute significantly to the success of exciting companies.

We are hiring consultants who have recognized certification in their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your Microsoft MCSE certificate. For Cisco experts, have your CCIE or CCNP credential. For network security, you should show you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or other leading security certifications. Naturally, we are aware of “paper MCSEs.” Nevertheless, simply because a credential does not guarantee excellence is no reason for not owning one. If you know your stuff, then most of those certifications should present no great difficulty. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers deserve to see credentials. We can promote your talents, but you should provide basic certifications for Progent to work with. If you stand strongly against the concept of credentials, we can understand and respect your position, but you are likely not a good candidate.

Freelance Work for Certified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over two decades, Progent's consulting professionals have offered affordable and successful network consulting services for businesses in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common support database, and a team philosophy for problem resolution have helped Progent to build a talented staff and quickly expand a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide clients the help of expert information technology consulting engineers who have in-depth skills and field background in key areas beyond our primary concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Team members are often freelance engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by us to work closely with our staff consultants to provide end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology solutions to small companies. We are always expanding our Experts Team to meet the particular requirements of our clients.

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

  • Macintosh integration and programs
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Mission-critical and specialized program help
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom program development and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, EDI, and customer information portal development and integration
  • DBM management and performance consulting
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Benefits of becoming a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can take advantage of the momentum of Progent's dramatic growth and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By maintaining a group of talented and committed consultants, providing attentive customer support, and following a strong, value-focused billing model, Progent has multiplied our clientele over the past several years and Progent currently delivers professoinal support to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your skills and technical expertise into our quickly expanding client base, so you expend less effort signing up customers and more time making money.
  • We will facilitate communications between you and Progent's core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the gateway to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Our selling and administration groups will manage the entire selling and engagement process, from lead identification, project qualification, client requirements definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal generation, agreement negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility stays with providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you access to our sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, including professional meeting/work locations throughout the San Francisco area, and data and voice connectivity anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast knowledge base, procedures based on best practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced information technology engineers.
  • Progent will share special benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, web access to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and product maintenance resources, and downloadable in-house use software for education and/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 not any fee to become part of our Experts Team, but Progent has strict qualifications to join:

  • You need to show a proven track record as a consultant working on your own in your area of expertise, including at least a two year record of completed consulting jobs and/or have an active customer base for whom you currently deliver ongoing support services.
  • You need to demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of specialization, which includes having a long task-relevant record and strong references, and possess up-to-date vendor or industry professional qualifications.
  • You should know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You must have strong people skills and be able to operate effectively alone or as a member of a team.
  • You must know how to explain realistic expectations to customers and other Progent team members and you must know how evaluate jobs, produce task plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Computer Consultants

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a better professional by improving your information technology skills and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the top consulting experts for you to work with, providing an advanced system architecture, using custom software tools to enable the maximum level of support, and by streamlining proven business structures for finding and retaining customers.

The decisive factor that distinguishes us from ordinary network support companies is the quality of our support professionals. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited top expertise covering a broad range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, network security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, virtual servers, or other crucial technologies, we deploy professionals who can enable you to be successful on larger jobs by leveraging the collective skills of Progent's group of professionals.

To promote the productivity of our consultants, we invest heavily in providing the best technology to do the work properly. We will exploit technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment allows seamless communications, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit income with regular commutes to a conventional office, and all driving you do for on-site client work is based on your own time table, not ours. The most attractive part is that most of our consulting work can be done remotely, offering 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In practice, some of our team members do remote support only.

Progent's operations are set up for reacting quickly and effectively to client needs through knowledge exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Although our consultants work with a great deal of independence, dispatching is centralized, customer issues and solutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for easy retrieval, up-to-date consultant availability is broadcast to facilitate team projects and simplify trouble escalation, and client satisfaction is always evaluated. We reinforce the sense of connection through periodic team conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of our consultants are located throughout California, however we are building a quickly expanding team of consulting professionals throughout the United States. Our virtual office environment does away with geographic boundaries that limit the productivity of traditional business structures. We enhance the deal by providing a comprehensive benefit program to promote the physical health and financial security of our team members and their families.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and operations teams live up to the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance contributors to our success are helping us to identify and sign up the scores of new customers we are currently engaging every month. We recently celebrated the delivery of services to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also a strong marketing operation.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a key for success with us. A career in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of technical challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Customers choose a consultant to do the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, advanced implementations, vexing or entrenched issues, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for our services daily. With us, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is all too common for computer engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will work with some great folks, both by building close client contacts and by working in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-focused company through and through. If you do not have excellent communications skills or like cooperating with a varied group of personalities, then Progent is probably not a good match.

If this seems right for you, we urge you to contact Progent about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Success with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a carefully designed and executed information system can be a pivotal piece for accelerating a company's growth, and Progent follows this belief in our corporate network environment. Progent has created a fault-tolerant virtual office network that allows our in-house consultants and certified contractors to offer fast and efficient service, cooperate easily on sophisticated jobs, and gain from career and private growth from being a member of a dynamic business ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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