One of the premiere network consulting firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of talented service professionals who focus on mainstream IT areas including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Network security analysis
  • Advanced connectivity architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system management

Our Experts Group, which includes independent consultants certified and managed by Progent, offers highly specialized skills in a broad variety of vital business applications and network technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based app design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM programming and DBA consulting
  • Office Access database programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Office and Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative models for attracting customers, delivering support, nurturing an efficient working environment, and providing highly competitive compensation have enabled us to become one of the most rapidly growing and most well recognized Microsoft Partners consultant firms in America and to establish an international presence for delivering online network support. If you are an accredited computer support professional or network expert with a drive for a client service and strong communication skills, consulting professionals will find in Progent a chance for adding to your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving financial success.

Learn Additional Information Concerning Working with Progent
Follow these pages to learn more information concerning Progent's work openings, company philosophy, work conditions, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
We are seeking a variety of on-staff employees including experienced Microsoft MCSE computer engineers; network consultants who have Cisco credentials; and consultants for advanced network design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop systems, business continuity solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also seeking workstation support experts, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISSP certified security professionals. Progent is also seeking veteran managers able to operate effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out additional information about staff consulting work at Progent by visiting Consulting Work at Progent.

Contract Opportunities with Progent
Progent contracts freelance professionals who have in-depth knowledge and hands-on background in high-demand information technology areas outside Progent's primary technical focus. Our Experts Team hires contractors who can provide consulting and programming services for line-of-business solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have specialized expertise with popular platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide expert skills in areas such as telecommunications, web site development, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and management. Independent contractors qualified by Progent coordinate with our full-time consultants to provide end-to-end IT services for small and midsize company networks. To learn additional information about contracting opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, see Contract Work at Progent.

Ways That We Are Unique
Progent has been able to attract the best professional talent by being unique. Providing an innovative blend of entrepreneurial spirit, dedication to client success, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus an independent business model that accommodates quality-of-life options for Progent's team members, Progent offers a dynamic culture for talented individuals who have a desire for rapidly enhancing their professional skills to deliver real-world benefits for a range of businesses and technical environments. Find out more information about reasons Progent is unique by going to Ways That We Are Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office network uses advanced technologies that enable remote support, wireless connectivity, easy availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and close collaboration with mobile team members to allow you to handle business-critical IT problems. Progent's virtual office structure frees consultants to focus on delivering service instead of fighting commutes and helps consultants build successful customer relationships by enabling you to provide fast, viable, and affordable solutions. In order to find out more details about Progent's virtual office work environment, see Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefits
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is entirely determined by what you generate. You have the choice of focusing on quality of life and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's versatile schedule to follow individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make considerable money through persistent work and lots of hours. Progent also offers complete family health insurance as well as many additional benefits. Learn more details concerning Progent's compensation model and benefit packages by visiting Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Working with Progent Q&A
For answers to common enquiries about being a consultant at Progent, refer to Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

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


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small organizations to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for 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 Progent's client premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers powered by 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.

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P018

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

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Expert

Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Senior Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation initiatives. The ideal applicant should be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This position calls for experience in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these technologies.

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S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial elements of engagement propositions which tie our services with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually evolving IT technology

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If you want to enquire about any position listed above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the code numbers of the positions of interest.

More Information Concerning Opportunities with Us

Career Jobs for Network Engineers, Computer Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Technicians

Progent wants to hire staff-level, results-oriented Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco certified network engineers with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; security consultants with CISSP or comparable security credentials; and advanced system design consultants with experience in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high availability, workplace recovery, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks employees to work on our team of desktop support technicians and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is looking for experienced administrators able to perform effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a team of talented and motivated consultants, providing attentive client care, and following a competitive results-focused fee model, We have managed to increase our client base rapidly while providing professional support to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common information base, and a team approach to problem solving have helped Progent to maintain a talented consulting team and a satisfied client list.

If you are an information technology consultant with technical support expertise, joining Progent or working for Progent's customers can enhance your knowledge through interaction with Progent's group of highly supportive, expert engineers. Our commitment to providing network expertise and technical help to small and midsize organizations will offer you the chance to collaborate intimately with key players and add significantly to the growth of exciting companies.

We are looking for consultants that can show verifiable credentials in their technical expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. In the case of Cisco experts, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other top security certifications. Of course, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Still, the fact that a credential can not guarantee excellence is no reason for not having one. If you know your field, then most of these certifications should pose no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you are a professional, then clients expect credentials. We can broadcast your skills, but you must provide a baseline of certifications for Progent to market. In case you happen to be adamantly against the concept of certifications, we can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are probably not an appropriate fit.

Contract Jobs for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux, and Sun Technology

For over 20 years, our information technology engineers have offered low-cost and successful computer support expertise for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common support knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have enabled Progent to retain a strong staff and dramatically expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide clients the services of specialized computer support engineers who have advanced knowledge and work experience in key areas beyond Progent's primary concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are typically freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by us to collaborate with our in-house engineers to provide comprehensive, world-class information technology solutions to small and midsize businesses. We are continually enhancing the Experts Group to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Team currently offers consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Strategic and vertical program support
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Special applications design and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and integration
  • Database management and performance consulting
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture consulting

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

  • By associating with us, you can benefit from the momentum of our explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of skilled and dedicated professionals, offering excellent client care, and following a proven, ROI-focused billing model, we have quadrupled our customer base during the last several years and Progent now provides professoinal support to hundreds of businesses in California and across the United States.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team handles all facets of promoting your skills and areas of knowledge into our rapidly growing client base, so you expend less time signing up clients and more time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's core group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who are the gateway to the decision makers among Progent's clients.
  • Our sales and administration staffs will take care of the entire selling and contracting cycle, from opportunity generation, project approval, client requirements definition, capabilities matching, job analysis proposal generation, agreement negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility stays with delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional conference locations in the San Francisco area, and Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our extensive knowledge base, processes based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced information technology engineers.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost training classes, web connections to special vendor support utilities and product maintenance resources, and on-line internal use software for education or demonstration 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 cost to become part of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has strict qualifications for membership:

  • You need to have a proven track record as a consultant operating on your own in your area of specialization, including at least a two year record of completed contracting projects and/or have your own active customer base to which you now deliver continuing consulting services.
  • You need to show that you have expertise in your field of specialization, which includes showing a long work-related record and strong referrals, and possess up-to-date vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You must have excellent people skills and understand how to work effectively alone or as part of a group.
  • You must be able to articulate realistic expectations to customers and other Progent consultants and you have to be able analyze projects, create project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Improve Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Team of Network Engineers

Progent's business climate will make you a better professional by enhancing your technical knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the best consulting talent for you to operate with, providing an advanced system architecture, running proprietary software tools to deliver the highest level of service, and by optimizing our business structures for attracting and keeping clients.

The most important factor that separates us from typical network support companies is the excellence of our support professionals. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with us, we have recruited the best talent across a broad array of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Mac, Linux, server virtualization, or other key technologies, we deploy professionals who can help you to be successful on larger projects by combining the aggregate experience of Progent's team of professionals.

To promote the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to do the job properly. We will leverage information technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables effortless communications, collaboration, and information exchange with fellow Progent team members — all from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t waste time or lose income because of regular drives to a physical office building, and any travel you do for in-person client work is determined by your time table, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that most of Progent's consulting work can be done remotely, representing 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In practice, some of our team members do off-site consulting only.

Our business structure is set up for responding rapidly and efficiently to customer needs through information sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Although Progent's consultants work with a high level of freedom, dispatching is centralized, client issues and solutions are carefully tracked, recorded, and archived for convenient reference, up-to-date engineer availability is published to streamline group projects and enable problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is always evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of cooperation through monthly workgroup conferences and regular company-wide events.

Most of our team is situated throughout California, however we are building a quickly growing team of consulting experts from across America. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional boundaries that limit the productivity of conventional business models. We complete the package by offering a full benefit plan to promote the health and economic welfare of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have world-class consultants, Progent's sales and administration teams live up to the excellence that characterizes Progent. These top-notch factors behind our growth are enabling us to identify and sign up the 50-60 new customers we are now engaging every month. Progent lately marked the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing organization.

Having a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being confronted by a steady series of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients rely on consulting firms to perform the toughest jobs. Creative tasks, advanced deployments, vexing or chronic issues, and tricky upgrades are the basis for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for computer professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every morning excited about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will work with some wonderful people, both by building strong customer contacts and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their success. Of course, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-focused company through and through. If you don’t offer strong people skills or like working with a varied group of personalities, then we are probably a poor fit.

If this seems right for you, we invite you to talk to Progent about our view of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Professional Prowess with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a well designed and executed network is a pivotal factor for enabling a company's success, and we apply this credo in our own system environment. Progent has built a non-stop virtual office network that enables Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and efficient support, cooperate easily on complex projects, and experience career and private maturity from acting as a member of an exciting company ethos of self motivation and freedom.
















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