One of the top network consultant firms for business systems, Progent maintains a large team of certified service experts who concentrate on mainstream IT areas including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Sophisticated connectivity infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and network management

Progent's Experts Group, which includes freelance consultants qualified and managed by Progent, offers exceptionally refined knowledge in a broad variety of vital software areas and networking technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Business Intelligence expertise for SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management services
  • Web application development, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and DBA help
  • Office Access database programming, enhancement and training
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 consulting

Innovative structures for finding customers, providing service, nurturing a dynamic working environment, and providing generous compensation have enabled Progent to be one of the most rapidly growing and most well respected Microsoft Partners consulting firms in the U.S. and to establish an international presence for delivering remote network service. If you are a certified IT technician or information technology expert with a focus on a customer success and excellent people skills, consultants should consider Progent a chance for increasing your professional skills, developing a more independent career, and attaining economic security.

Learn Additional Information About Working at Progent
Follow these pages to learn more information about Progent's work openings, company philosophy, work environment, profit sharing structure, and benefits packages:

Consulting Positions at Progent
Progent is looking for a range of on-staff employees including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer consultants; connectivity experts who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant system architecture with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop environments, business continuity solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also hiring workstation support technicians, off-site service specialists, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA accredited security consultants. Progent is also seeking experienced managers and administrators able to operate effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment. Learn additional information concerning full-time professional services work at Progent by going to Consulting Positions at Progent.

Contract Work with Progent
Progent contracts independent professionals who have in-depth expertise and field background in high-demand IT areas outside Progent's main technical concentration. Our Experts Group hires freelance consultants who can provide advice and programming services for strategic solutions such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide world-class skills in areas such as telecom, web site design, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM development and management. Freelance contractors qualified by us coordinate with our in-house professionals to deliver comprehensive IT services for small business networks. In order to find out additional information about freelance jobs with our Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contract Jobs with Progent.

How We Are Different
We have managed to attract the best consulting talent by being unique. Providing an innovative mix of enterprising spirit, dedication to client success, utilization of state-of-the-art technology, and a flexible work model that accommodates quality-of-life choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent creates a dynamic setting for select consultants who posses a drive for rapidly enhancing their professional abilities to deliver real-world benefits for a range of organizations and network environments. Learn additional details about reasons Progent is exceptional by going to Ways That Progent Is Unique.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office model incorporates sophisticated technical tools that support remote support, wireless connectivity, convenient access to our knowledge bases, and instant cooperation with mobile colleagues to allow you to solve business-critical network problems. Our virtual office model frees you to focus on providing service instead of dealing with commutes and lets consultants establish successful customer relationships by enabling you to provide fast, effective, and affordable solutions. To find out additional details about Progent's virtual office business model, see Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation is based on revenue sharing. What you earn is directly tied to what you generate. Consultants have the choice of focusing on life style and electing to work at an easy pace, using Progent's versatile schedule to make time for individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to earn significant money through persistent effort and long hours. Progent also offers comprehensive family health coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Learn more details about Progent's compensation model and benefit packages by referring to Progent Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Jobs at Progent Q&A
To see answers to common enquiries about being employed by Progent, visit Employment at Progent Questions and Answers.

Here is a description of some present job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small and midsize organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant 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 role that will be performed at our customer premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and notebook computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. Also, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group 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 IT Consultant - 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 help a range of small and midsize businesses maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Positions


Expert

Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange consultant to lead large-scale Microsoft Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The ideal candidate would be a computer consultant with mastery in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough grasp of Microsoft AD. This role would require experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Specifics on Senior Exchange Consultant Positions


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to work as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad portfolio of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining crucial components of consulting propositions which associate our deliverables with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining continually evolving IT technology

Details on Business Development Representative Job - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you would like to apply for any position shown above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts Concerning Work with Us

Fulltime Jobs for Network Engineers, Computer Service Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Remote Support Professionals

Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, solutions-driven Microsoft certified consultants with MCSE or MCP credentials; Cisco certified system engineers with CCIE credentials; security professionals who have CISM or comparable security credentials; and high-end network architecture consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, service continuity, disaster recovery, information protection, and VMware. Progent also is looking for professionals who can work on Progent's staff of help desk service specialists and off-site support experts. In addition, We are seeking talented managers able to perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of talented and motivated consultants, delivering world-class client care, and following a strong results-based pricing structure, We have been able to increase our customer base dramatically while providing professional services to hundreds of companies in Northern California and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge base, and a group strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a skilled consulting team and a satisfied client base.

If you are a network professional with technical support experience, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's customers can enhance your knowledge via cooperation with our staff of highly team-oriented, talented consultants. Progent's commitment to delivering information technology expertise and computer support to small and midsize organizations will offer you the opportunity to work intimately with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the success of dynamic companies.

Progent is looking for consultants who have verifiable certification in their special focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your MCSE credential. For Cisco professionals, show us your CCIE or CCNP credential. For network security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or other leading security credentials. Of course, Progent is familiar with “paper MCSEs.” However, simply because a credential can not ensure excellence is no justification for not having one. If you know your field, then the majority of these tests should present no great difficulty. The crux of the matter is that if you represent yourself to be an expert, then customers expect certifications. Progent will market your skills, but you should provide standard credentials for us to work with. In case you are strongly opposed to the idea of credentials, we can understand and honor your opinion, but you are likely not a good candidate.

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

For over 20 years, our computer engineers have provided low-cost and successful network consulting services for companies in Northern California and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared support knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem solving have enabled us to build a strong consulting group and quickly expand a loyal client base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide customers the services of expert computer consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and work background in key technologies beyond our core concentration in system support and security. Experts Group consultants are typically freelance contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by Progent to work closely with Progent's in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive, world-class network services to small and midsize businesses. We are continually expanding the Experts Group to meet the special requirements of our customer base.

Progent's Experts Team now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Strategic and specialized program support
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Special applications design and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal design and deployment
  • DBM support and performance help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecom architecture consulting

Benefits of being a member of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By associating with us, you get to benefit from the impact of our dramatic growth and excellent recognition in the industry. By having a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, offering attentive client support, and following a proven, value-focused pricing structure, we have multiplied our customer base during the past few years and Progent currently provides professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing team takes care of all aspects of marketing your skills and technical expertise into our rapidly expanding client base, so you spend less time signing up clients and extra time generating revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the conduit to the key executives among Progent's clients.
  • Progent's sales and administration staffs will take care of the complete selling and engagement process, from opportunity identification, project qualification, customer needs description, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you connections to our advanced virtual office infrastructure, including professional conference locations throughout the San Francisco area, plus data and voice connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have access to our vast database, processes based on best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest pool of expert network engineers.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting tools and technical support resources, and on-line in-house use programs for education 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 not any fee to be a member of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has the following requirements to join:

  • You need to have a proven track record as a consultant working independently in your field of specialization, including at least a two year history of successful contracting projects or you must have an active customer base for which you now deliver continuing support activity.
  • You have to show that you are an expert in your area of specialization, which includes showing a long work-related history and strong references, and have current vendor or industry professional qualifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You need to have strong communications skills and understand how to work effectively alone or as a member of a group.
  • You need to be able to communicate realistic expectations to customers and fellow Progent consultants and you need to know how scope out jobs, produce task plans, and define reasonable time lines.

Improve Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Joining the Top Team of Computer Consultants

Progent's company culture will make you a better consultant by improving your information technology knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by attracting the best consulting experts for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, running specialized application tools to enable the highest level of support, and by optimizing proven business structures for attracting and maintaining clients.

The most important factor that differentiates Progent from most consulting companies is the high quality of our consultants. Among the scores of consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited top talent across a wide array of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Mac, Linux, VMware, or other key areas, we engage professionals who can enable you to be effective on major projects by leveraging the aggregate skills of our group of professionals.

To ensure the success of our consultants, we invest heavily in providing the best tools to perform the work properly. We will exploit technology to an extraordinary degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables effortless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t waste time or lose revenue with daily drives to a physical office building, and any driving you do for on-site customer work is based on your own schedule, not Progent's. The best benefit is that most of our support services can be done off-site, representing 100% efficiency for billable time. In practice, some of our staff do remote consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to client needs via information sharing and collaborative problem solving. Even though our consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is unified, customer issues and resolutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and archived for convenient retrieval, up-to-date engineer availability is published to streamline group projects and simplify trouble escalation, and client approval is continually monitored. We reinforce the feeling of connection through monthly workgroup conferences and regular company-wide events.

The majority of our consultants are situated across California, but we are attracting a quickly growing team of network experts throughout America. Our virtual office infrastructure does away with geographic obstacles that restrict the productivity of traditional business structures. We complete the package by offering a full employee care plan to ensure the health and economic welfare of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, our marketing and operations groups live up to the excellence that characterizes Progent. These top-notch factors behind our success are enabling us to target and sign up the scores of new customers we are now acquiring every month. Progent lately celebrated the delivery of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing operation.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than you would in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a steady series of technical challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients choose consultants to do the toughest jobs. Innovative tasks, advanced deployments, vexing or entrenched problems, and tricky migrations are the basis for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will meet some wonderful folks, both by establishing close customer relationships and by working closely with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and add to their growth. Of course, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company heart and soul. If you don’t offer strong people skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied group of personalities, then we are probably a poor match.

If this seems good to you, we invite you to talk to us about our view of the future of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Technical Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a well designed and implemented network can be a crucial piece for accelerating a firm's success, and Progent applies this credo in our own network environment. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that allows our in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and effective service, collaborate easily on sophisticated projects, and experience professional and personal maturity by acting as a member of an exciting company ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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