Among America's premiere IT consultant companies for small and midsize business networks, Progent maintains a large staff of talented service experts who concentrate on mainstream IT areas including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • System security consulting
  • Advanced network infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and system administration

Our Experts Group, which contracts freelance consultants certified and managed by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized skills covering a wide range of key business areas and network solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Business Intelligence consulting for SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web application software design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM programming and DBA help
  • Office Access database development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 online training

Innovative models for finding customers, delivering service, maintaining a dynamic working environment, and providing generous compensation and benefits have enabled Progent to become among the fastest growing and most well recognized Microsoft Partners consulting organizations in the United States and to establish an international presence for providing remote IT expertise. If you are a certified computer technician or information technology consultant with a focus on a customer success and excellent communication skills, consultants will find in Progent a chance for increasing your technical skills, living a more independent career, and achieving financial security.

Find Out More Details Concerning Jobs at Progent
Follow these links to find out additional information concerning our job opportunities, company philosophy, work conditions, profit sharing structure, and benefits:

Full-time Work at Progent
Progent is looking for a range of on-staff workers including motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCSA network consultants; system experts who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; and consultants for advanced system architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop systems, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and server virtualization. We are also hiring workstation support technicians, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISM or CISSP certified security consultants. Progent is also looking for experienced managers and administrators who can perform effectively in Progent's dynamic, virtual office environment. Find out more information concerning full-time consulting jobs at Progent by visiting Consulting Careers at Progent.

Contract Jobs with Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants who have proven knowledge and working background in high-demand IT topics beyond Progent's primary technical focus. Our Experts Team hires contractors who can provide advice and development support for strategic applications that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess in-depth expertise with popular platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer expert skills in technologies such as telecommunications, web design, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Independent consultants certified by Progent cooperate with our full-time professionals to deliver end-to-end IT services for small business networks. To learn more information about contract work with our Experts Consulting Group, visit Freelance Jobs at Progent.

How Progent Is Exceptional
Progent has been able to recruit the best consulting experts by being unique. Providing an innovative mix of entrepreneurial drive, commitment to customer satisfaction, utilization of state-of-the-art technology, plus a flexible work structure that accommodates quality-of-life options for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating environment for select individuals who posses a drive for rapidly enhancing their technical skills to deliver concrete solutions for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Find out more details concerning ways that we are unique by referring to Ways That Progent Is Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Progent's virtual office model utilizes state-of-the-art technologies that allow remote access, wireless connectivity, easy access to our knowledge bases, and close collaboration with mobile team members to help you to resolve business-critical network problems. Progent's virtual office structure allows you to concentrate on providing IT solutions instead of fighting commutes and helps consultants build lasting customer relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, effective, and affordable solutions. If you want to find out more information about Progent's virtual office network, see Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is wholly based on what you generate. You have the choice of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's flexible schedule to follow personal enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to earn significant money through persistent work and long hours. Progent also offers full family health coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out more about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by going to Our Compensation Model and Benefits.

Working with Progent Q&A
For replies to popular questions concerning being employed by Progent, see Jobs at Progent FAQs.

The following is a list of Progent's available job openings:



Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small and midsize organizations to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Job


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

Details about Desktop Engineer Jobs


Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses 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 knowledge include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange planning and deployment projects. The ideal candidate would be a computer consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Microsoft AD. This position demands a background in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these technologies.

Details about Sr. Exchange Expert Job


Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's extensive selection of IT outsourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and explaining key components of service proposals which align our deliverables with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually evolving technology

More information on Business Development Representative Positions - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas

If you would like to apply for any position shown above, please send your background information to Be sure to include the job codes of the jobs that interest you.

Details About Work with Us

Fulltime Work for Network Engineers, Computer Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Support Professionals

Progent wants to find fulltime, solutions-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco accredited network engineers with Cisco certification; security professionals with CISSP or equivalent security certification; and high-end system architecture experts with a background in mobile access, wireless networking, high availability, disaster recovery, information protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is looking for professionals who can work on Progent's team of helpdesk service technicians and remote support professionals. In addition, We are looking for experienced administrators who can perform productively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of skilled and motivated consultants, delivering world-class customer care, and following a competitive results-based fee model, We have managed to expand our customer base dramatically while providing professional services to numerous companies in Northern California and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared knowledge base, and a team strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a loyal customer base.

If you are a network consultant with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or working for Progent's customers can expand your skills via interaction with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, talented engineers. Progent's commitment to providing information technology consulting and technical help to small companies will offer you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with key players and add significantly to the success of dynamic companies.

We are looking for consultants who can show verifiable credentials related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. In the case of Cisco experts, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP credential. For network security, you should have you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or other leading security certifications. Of course, Progent is aware of “paper MCSEs.” Still, the fact that a credential can not ensure expertise is no excuse for not having one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of these certifications should pose no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you are a professional, then clients expect credentials. We will broadcast your talents, but you need to have standard credentials for Progent to market. In case you are strongly opposed to the concept of certifications, we can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

Contract Work for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For more than 20 years, our computer professionals have offered low-cost and effective network support services for businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared support database, and a team philosophy for problem solving have enabled us to build a strong consulting group and dramatically expand a loyal clientele.

The Experts Group is our way to offer clients the help of specialized computer consulting engineers who have in-depth skills and work background in key areas outside of Progent's primary concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are often freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by us to work closely with Progent's staff consultants to provide end-to-end, enterprise-class network solutions to small companies. Progent is continually expanding the Experts Team to address the particular needs of our clients.

Our Experts Group now offers consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Strategic and specialized application support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Custom applications design and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, EDI, and customer information portal design and deployment
  • SQL support and efficiency consulting
  • Management information expertise
  • Telecom architecture consulting

Advantages of being part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with us, you get to benefit from the impact of Progent's explosive growth and top-notch recognition in the industry. By having a group of skilled and dedicated professionals, offering attentive client care, and following a proven, value-oriented billing structure, we have quadrupled our customer base during the last several years and Progent currently provides professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing staff takes care of all facets of promoting your services and areas of knowledge into our quickly growing customer base, so you expend less effort signing up clients and extra time making money.
  • We will assist in communications between you and our key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who are the conduit to the influential managers among Progent's clients.
  • Our sales and operations groups will manage the complete selling and engagement process, from opportunity generation, job qualification, client requirements description, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility is on providing top-quality consulting service.
  • We will gives you connections to our advanced virtual office infrastructure, offering professional meeting/work locations throughout the San Francisco area, plus Internet and telecomm connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast database, procedures based on leading practices, abundance of professional documents, and the shared expertise from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of expert network engineers.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from leading technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line access to special vendor troubleshooting tools and product support resources, and on-line internal use programs for education 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 no cost to be part of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have these requirements to join:

  • You must have a proven background as a consulting professional operating independently in your area of specialization, including at least a two year record of completed consulting jobs or you must have an active client base for whom you currently provide continuing consulting activity.
  • You should show that you are an expert in your field of specialization, which includes having a long work-related history and excellent references, and have current vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You need to know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You must have excellent inter-personal skills and understand how to work effectively alone or as part of a team.
  • You need to be able to explain realistic goals to customers and other Progent consultants and you should know how evaluate projects, create project plans, and define realistic time lines.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Working with a Great Group of Computer Consultants

Progent's business climate will make you a more capable professional by improving your technical skills and increasing the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the best professional experts for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, using proprietary application tools to enable the highest quality of support, and by optimizing proven business models for attracting and keeping customers.

The most important factor that distinguishes us from ordinary network support firms is the quality of our support professionals. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have joined Progent, we have assembled top expertise across a wide range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other key application, we engage experts who can help you to be effective on major jobs by leveraging the collective experience of Progent's group of experts.

To promote the productivity of our team, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful tools to do the job properly. Progent will exploit technology to an impressive extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables seamless connectivity, collaboration, and information exchange with other Progent consultants — all from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit income because of daily commutes to a physical office building, and all driving you do for in-person customer work is based on your schedule, not Progent's. The best part is that much of Progent's consulting work can be done remotely, offering 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In practice, some Progent team members do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's operations are geared towards reacting rapidly and efficiently to client needs via information sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Even though our engineers operate with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is unified, client issues and solutions are carefully tracked, documented, and organized for convenient reference, current consultant availability is broadcast to facilitate team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is always evaluated. We reinforce the sense of cooperation through periodic team meetings and quarterly corporate events.

Most of our team is located throughout Northern California, but Progent is attracting a rapidly growing team of consulting experts throughout the U.S. Our virtual office environment does away with regional obstacles that limit the productivity of conventional business models. We complete the package by offering a full employee care plan to ensure the physical health and economic welfare of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have world-class consultants, Progent's marketing and operations groups live up to the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s success are enabling us to target and land the scores of new customers we are now engaging every month. Progent recently marked the providing of services to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing organization.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a key for success with us. A career in consulting will drive you to learn more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a steady series of network challenges is what makes professional support interesting. Clients choose a consultant to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, advanced implementations, vexing or chronic issues, and difficult migrations are the foundation for what we do every day. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will awake every morning enthusiastic about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by establishing close client relationships and by operating in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company through and through. If you don’t have excellent people skills or like cooperating with a varied assortment of people, then Progent is probably a poor match.

If all this sounds good to you, we invite you to contact Progent about our vision of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Technical Prowess with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a well designed and executed network is a pivotal factor for accelerating any company's growth, and we follow this belief in our own network environment. Progent has created a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that enables Progent's in-house engineers and certified contractors to offer fast and effective service, collaborate closely on sophisticated projects, and experience professional and private maturity from acting as a member of a dynamic business culture of self motivation and freedom.

© 2002- 2018 Progent Corporation. All rights reserved.