One of the premiere network consulting firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a full-time staff of certified support professionals who focus on mainstream IT areas including:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Network security consulting
  • Sophisticated network infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and system administration

Our Experts Group, which includes freelance experts certified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly refined knowledge in a broad range of vital business areas and network solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and application software
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web application design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and DBA consulting
  • Office Access application programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 training

Innovative models for attracting customers, delivering service, establishing a dynamic working environment, and providing highly competitive compensation have allowed us to be among the fastest expanding and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant companies in America and to build a worldwide presence for delivering remote network support. If you are an accredited computer support professional or network consultant with a focus on a client success and strong communication skills, you will discover Progent a chance for adding to your technical skills, living a more independent career, and achieving financial security.

Find Out Additional Details Concerning Working with Progent
Check out these links to learn additional details about our work openings, business culture, work environment, compensation model, and benefits:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
Progent is hiring a range of full-time workers such as solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE network engineers; network consultants who have Cisco certification; and specialists in advanced system design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop systems, business continuity solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also seeking workstation support experts, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISM or CISSP certified security professionals. Progent is also seeking experienced managers and administrators able to operate effectively in Progent's dynamic, virtual office model. Find out more details about staff consulting positions at Progent by going to Full-time Careers at Progent.

Freelance Jobs with Progent
Progent contracts independent professionals with in-depth expertise and working background in important IT areas outside Progent's main technical concentration. Progent's Experts Group employs freelance consultants who offer consulting and programming support for mission-critical applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess deep expertise with non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide world-class skills in technologies such as telecommunications, web design, Juniper products, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database programming and administration. Freelance contractors certified by us coordinate with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive IT services for small and midsize business networks. If you want to find out more information about contracting opportunities with our Experts Team, go to Contracting Work at Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Exceptional
We have managed to recruit the top consulting talent by being unique. With an innovative mix of entrepreneurial drive, commitment to customer satisfaction, utilization of advanced technology, plus an independent work structure that allows for quality-of-life options for our consulting team, Progent creates a stimulating setting for select individuals who have a desire for rapidly improving their technical abilities to deliver concrete benefits for a range of organizations and network environments. Find out more details about reasons Progent is different by referring to How We Are Unique.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Our virtual office environment utilizes state-of-the-art technologies that enable remote support, wireless communication, convenient access to Progent's support databases, and instant cooperation with talented team members to help you to handle challenging network problems. Our virtual office model enables you to concentrate on providing service instead of dealing with traffic and lets consultants establish successful client relationships by enabling you to come up with fast, effective, and affordable solutions. To find out more details concerning Progent's virtual office business model, visit Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefits
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is wholly based on what you contribute. Consultants have the option of concentrating on life style and choosing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's flexible schedule to make time for personal enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to make significant money through hard effort and lots of hours. Progent also provides complete family health insurance as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out more details about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by going to Progent Compensation and Benefits.

Jobs at Progent Questions and Answers
To see answers to common questions about being a consultant at Progent, visit Jobs at Progent Questions and Answers.

Below is a list of our present job opportunities:


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P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small businesses to manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Senior Microsoft IT Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to assist our clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's client locations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and notebook computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Details on Desktop Engineer Jobs


P018

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small businesses manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of knowledge include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


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Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to lead large-scale Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation initiatives. The ideal applicant would be a computer consultant with mastery in the area of Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid understanding of Active Directory. This role demands experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these platforms.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Positions


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Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's broad portfolio of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key elements of service propositions that associate our services with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually changing technology

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


If you wish to ask about any position listed above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Details Concerning Opportunities with Us

Career Work for Network Consultants, Computer Service Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Technicians

Progent wants to find fulltime, results-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credentials; Cisco accredited network consultants who have Cisco credentials; security consultants with CISA or comparable security certification; and advanced network design experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, high uptime, business continuity, information preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for employees who can join Progent's team of desktop service technicians and off-site support experts. Also, We are hiring talented managers who can perform productively in our fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of skilled and motivated consultants, delivering world-class client care, and following a strong results-focused pricing structure, Progent has managed to increase our client base dramatically while delivering professional services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a common information base, and a group strategy for problem solving have allowed Progent to maintain a skilled staff and a loyal customer list.

If you are an information technology professional with technical support experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's customers will enhance your knowledge through interaction with our staff of mutually team-oriented, expert consultants. Our focus on delivering network expertise and technical help to small companies will give you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with key players and add appreciably to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is looking for technical professionals who can show recognized certification in their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have earned your Microsoft MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco consultants, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other leading security certifications. Of course, Progent is aware of “paper MCSEs.” Still, simply because a certificate can not ensure expertise is no reason for not owning one. If you know your field, then most of these tests should pose no challenge. The point is that if you represent yourself to be a professional, then clients deserve to see certifications. We can broadcast your skills, but you should have standard credentials for us to work with. In case you happen to be strongly opposed to the idea of credentials, Progent can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are likely not a good candidate.

Contract Work for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than 20 years, our information technology engineers have offered low-cost and successful computer consulting services for companies in Northern California and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common technical knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have enabled Progent to build a strong consulting group and quickly grow a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide customers the help of specialized computer consulting engineers who have in-depth skills and work background in important technologies outside of Progent's core focus in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are often independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by us to work closely with our in-house consultants to provide comprehensive, world-class information technology solutions to small companies. Progent is always enhancing our Experts Team in order to meet the particular needs of our customer base.

Our Experts Group now offers support in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and programs
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Strategic and vertical application help
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom applications design and deployment
  • Web site, eCommerce, EDI, and customer information portal development and integration
  • SQL management and performance help
  • Management information expertise
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

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

  • By working with Progent, you can leverage the momentum of Progent's dramatic growth and top-notch reputation in the industry. By having a group of talented and committed professionals, providing excellent client support, and following a proven, value-oriented pricing model, we have multiplied our customer base over the last several years and Progent currently delivers consulting services to hundreds of companies in California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff takes care of all aspects of promoting your services and areas of expertise into our quickly expanding client base, so you expend less time finding clients and extra time making revenue.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and our key team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who act as the conduit to the decision makers among our clients.
  • Progent's sales and operations staffs will manage the complete selling and engagement cycle, from opportunity identification, job qualification, client requirements definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus is on providing top-quality consulting service.
  • Progent will provide you connections to Progent's advanced virtual office infrastructure, offering convenient conference sites in Northern California, plus data and voice access anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast knowledge base, processes based on best practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate expertise from one of the country's largest pool of experienced consulting professionals.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, web access to restricted vendor troubleshooting tools and technical maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use programs for training and/or demonstration purposes.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is no cost to become a member of our Experts Group, but Progent has the following requirements for membership:

  • You need to show a strong background as a consulting professional operating on your own in your area of specialization, including at least a two year record of successful contracting jobs or you must have your own active client base for which you now provide ongoing support activity.
  • You have to show that you are an expert in your area of concentration, which includes having an extensive work-related record and strong references, and possess up-to-date vendor and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You must know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You must have excellent people skills and be able to work effectively alone or as part of a group.
  • You need to be able to communicate proper goals to customers and other Progent team members and you have to know how evaluate tasks, produce project plans, and estimate realistic work schedules.

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

Progent's business climate will allow you to become a more capable consulting professional by enhancing your information technology knowledge and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this commitment by attracting the best consulting experts for you to work with, providing an advanced system infrastructure, running proprietary software tools to deliver the highest level of service, and by optimizing proven business structures for attracting and maintaining customers.

The most important factor that separates us from most network support firms is the quality of our consulting team. Out of the scores of consultants who have joined us, we have assembled the best expertise covering a wide array of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux, VMware, or other key technologies, we engage experts who can help you to be effective on major projects by combining the collective experience of our team of professionals.

To promote the success of our team, we invest significantly in providing the most powerful tools to perform the job properly. Progent will exploit information technology to an extraordinary extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables effortless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent team members — all from home-based or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit income with regular commutes to a physical office, and any driving you do for on-site client jobs is determined by your own time table, not ours. The best benefit is that much of Progent's consulting services can be performed remotely, representing 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In practice, some Progent team members do remote support exclusively.

Our business structure is geared towards reacting quickly and effectively to client requirements via knowledge sharing and collaborative problem solving. Although our engineers work with a great deal of independence, dispatching is unified, customer problems and solutions are carefully monitored, documented, and archived for easy reference, up-to-date engineer availability is published to facilitate team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is continually monitored. We reinforce the sense of connection through periodic team conferences and regular company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's consultants are located across Northern California, however we are attracting a rapidly growing team of consulting professionals throughout America. Our virtual office environment does away with regional boundaries that limit the efficiency of traditional business models. We complete the package by offering a full employee care plan to promote the health and economic welfare of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and administration teams live up to the high standards that is Progent. These top-notch contributors to Progent’s success are enabling us to target and sign up the scores of new clients we are currently engaging each month. Progent recently marked the providing of services to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also an effective marketing operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a continual stream of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients choose consulting firms to do the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or chronic issues, and tricky migrations are the basis for what we do daily. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for computer engineers in traditional corporate roles. You will awake every day enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will meet some great people, both by establishing strong customer contacts and by operating closely with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and add to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization from top to bottom. If you don’t have strong people skills or like working with a varied assortment of people, then we are in all likelihood a poor fit.

If all this seems right for you, we urge you to talk to Progent about our vision of the future of information technology consulting.

Get Lifestyle Improvements and Professional Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a well designed and executed information system is a pivotal piece for enabling any company's growth, and we follow this credo in our own system environment. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that allows our in-house consultants and certified contractors to offer rapid and efficient support, cooperate easily on complex jobs, and experience professional and personal growth from being a member of a dynamic company ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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