Among the top computer consulting firms for business networks, Progent manages a full-time staff of certified service professionals who concentrate on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco routers, switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • Network security analysis
  • Advanced system infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and network management

Our Experts Team, which includes freelance consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly specialized knowledge in a broad variety of vital business areas and network solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • BI expertise for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web application software design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database development and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database application development, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 consulting

Creative models for acquiring clients, delivering support, nurturing a dynamic company culture, and providing generous compensation have allowed Progent to become among the most rapidly expanding and most well respected Microsoft Partners consulting organizations in the U.S. and to build a worldwide organization for providing online network support. If you are an accredited IT support professional or network expert with a drive for a client service and strong people skills, consulting professionals will find in Progent an opportunity for increasing your technical knowledge, developing a more independent lifestyle, and achieving financial security.

Learn More Details Concerning Jobs at Progent
Follow these pages to learn additional information about our work openings, business culture, work conditions, profit sharing structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
We are seeking a variety of on-staff workers including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer engineers; network experts who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; and consultants for advanced network design with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high-availability systems, business continuity planning, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent is also seeking workstation support experts, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISSP or CISA accredited security consultants. We are also hiring veteran managers who can perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office model. Find out additional details about full-time professional services jobs at Progent by visiting Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Freelance Work with Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals who have specialized expertise and hands-on background in high-demand IT areas beyond our main technical concentration. Our Experts Group employs contractors who offer consulting and programming support for line-of-business applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess in-depth expertise with non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide expert help in technologies like telecom, web development, Juniper products, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and administration. Independent consultants certified by Progent coordinate with our in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end solutions for small company networks. If you want to learn additional details about contract work with our Experts Consulting Group, go to Contract Jobs with Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Unique
We have managed to recruit the top consulting talent by being different. Providing an innovative blend of entrepreneurial drive, insistence on customer success, utilization of advanced technical tools, plus an independent work structure that allows for life-style options for Progent's team members, Progent creates a stimulating culture for talented individuals who posses a desire for quickly enhancing their technical skills to deliver real-world benefits for a range of businesses and network environments. Learn additional details concerning how Progent is unique by going to Reasons That We Are Different.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office network utilizes advanced technologies that support remote access, wireless communication, easy availability of Progent's support databases, and close cooperation with mobile colleagues to help you to solve challenging network problems. Progent's virtual office model enables consultants to concentrate on delivering IT solutions instead of dealing with commutes and lets consultants nurture lasting client relationships by enabling you to provide fast, viable, and affordable solutions. To find out more details concerning our virtual office network, refer to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is wholly tied to the revenue you generate. You have the choice of concentrating on life style and choosing to work at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's flexible structure to make time for individual pursuits, or you can choose to make considerable money by hard work and long consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health care coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Learn additional details concerning Progent's compensation model and benefit programs by referring to Our Compensation Model and Benefits.

Employment at Progent Q&A
To see replies to common enquiries about being a consultant at Progent, visit Consulting at Progent Questions and Answers.

Below is a list of some available job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small and midsize businesses 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 system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Engineer - 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 client sites 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 current Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details about Desktop Support Expert Job


P018

Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small organizations 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 architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Job


Expert

Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The ideal candidate should be a computer consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Exchange Online and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This position would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Specifics about Senior Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's comprehensive selection of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial components of consulting proposals that align our deliverables with an organization's IT goals
  • Maintaining good relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly evolving technology

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


If you wish to enquire about any opening shown above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts About Work at Progent

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Computer Support Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent wants to hire staff-level, results-driven Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certification; Cisco certified system engineers with Cisco CCIE certification; security consultants who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security credentials; and advanced system architecture consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless networking, service continuity, workplace recovery, information protection, and VMware. Progent also seeks employees to join our staff of desktop service technicians and remote troubleshooting experts. Also, Progent is hiring experienced administrators able to operate productively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of talented and dedicated professionals, providing world-class client services, and following a strong results-focused fee structure, We have been able to expand our customer list rapidly while delivering consulting support to numerous businesses in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have allowed Progent to maintain a talented consulting team and a loyal client base.

For a network professional with technical support experience, joining Progent or working for our clients will enhance your knowledge via cooperation with our staff of highly supportive, talented engineers. Progent's focus on providing network consulting and computer support to small and midsize companies will give you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with key players and add significantly to the growth of exciting businesses.

We are hiring consultants that can show verifiable credentials related to their special focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco professionals, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or one of the other top security credentials. Of course, Progent is familiar with “paper MCSEs.” However, the fact that a credential does not ensure excellence is no justification for not having one. If you know your field, then the majority of those tests should pose no challenge. The bottom line is that if you represent yourself to be an expert, then customers expect certifications. We can market your talents, but you should have standard credentials for us to work with. If you are adamantly opposed to the concept of credentials, Progent can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not a good candidate.

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

For over 20 years, Progent's information technology professionals have offered affordable and successful computer support services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common support database, and a team approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a strong consulting group and quickly grow a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide customers the help of expert computer support engineers who have advanced knowledge and work background in important areas beyond Progent's primary concentration in network support and security. Experts Group members are typically independent engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by Progent to work closely with our in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive, world-class information technology services to small and midsize businesses. Progent is always expanding our Experts Group to meet the particular requirements of our clients.

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

  • Apple OS networking and programs
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Mission-critical and vertical application help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Special program development and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal design and deployment
  • SQL support and performance consulting
  • Management information expertise
  • Telecommunications architecture support

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

  • By working with Progent, you can take advantage of the momentum of Progent's explosive growth and excellent reputation in the marketplace. By having a group of skilled and committed professionals, offering excellent customer support, and following a proven, ROI-oriented pricing structure, we have multiplied our customer base during the last few years and Progent now delivers consulting services to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing team handles all facets of promoting your skills and technical expertise into our rapidly expanding customer base, so you expend less effort finding clients and extra time generating money.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and our core team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the gateway to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Our selling and operations staffs will take care of the complete selling and contracting cycle, from opportunity identification, project qualification, customer needs definition, skills matching, job scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your entire responsibility stays with providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, including professional conference sites throughout Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's extensive database, procedures based on industry best practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of expert information technology professionals.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted training classes, on-line access to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical support resources, and downloadable in-house use software 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 no cost to become a member of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has these qualifications to join:

  • You must have a strong background as a consultant working on your own in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year history of completed contracting projects or you must have your own active client base for whom you now deliver ongoing consulting services.
  • You should demonstrate that you are an expert in your field of specialization, including showing an extensive task-relevant history and strong referrals, and have current vendor and/or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You should be able to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You should have strong communications skills and be able to work successfully alone or as part of a group.
  • You have to be able to articulate realistic goals to customers and other Progent consultants and you must know how scope out tasks, create project plans, and estimate reasonable work schedules.

Improve Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Working with the Top Group of Network Consultants

Progent's company culture will make you a better consulting professional by improving your information technology knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this commitment by recruiting the top professional experts for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art system architecture, running custom application utilities to enable the highest quality of service, and by optimizing our business structures for attracting and retaining clients.

The main factor that separates us from other network support companies is the excellence of our consulting team. Out of the scores of consultants who have joined us, we have assembled top talent across a broad array of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux, VMware, or other crucial application, we engage experts who can help you to be effective on major projects by leveraging the collective experience of our group of experts.

To promote the success of our team, we invest heavily in making available the best technology to perform the work properly. We will exploit technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment allows seamless communications, collaboration, and information sharing with fellow Progent consultants — all from home-based or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or lose income because of regular commutes to a conventional office building, and all travel you do for in-person client work is determined by your own schedule, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that much of Progent's support services can be performed off-site, representing 100% efficiency for income-producing time. In fact, some Progent staff do off-site support exclusively.

Progent's business structure is geared towards reacting quickly and effectively to customer needs through information exchange and collaborative problem solving. Even though our consultants work with a great deal of independence, resource allocation is unified, customer problems and resolutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and archived for easy retrieval, current consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is continually evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of connection through periodic workgroup conferences and regular corporate events.

Most of Progent's team is situated across Northern California, however Progent is attracting a quickly expanding group of network experts throughout the United States. Progent's virtual office infrastructure does away with regional obstacles that restrict the efficiency of traditional business structures. We enhance the deal by offering a full employee care plan to promote the physical health and financial security of our employees and their relations.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and operations teams match the high standards that defines Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s growth are enabling us to target and land the 50-60 new clients we are now engaging every month. Progent recently celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also a strong sales organization.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with us. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other job in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients rely on consultants to do the toughest jobs. Innovative tasks, advanced deployments, vexing or chronic problems, and tricky migrations are the foundation for what we do daily. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for network professionals in ordinary corporate roles. You will awake every day excited about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some great folks, both by building close customer relationships and by working closely with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and add to their growth. Yes, technology is important, but we are a relationship-focused organization through and through. If you do not have excellent communications skills or like working with a diverse assortment of people, then we are probably not a good fit.

If all this sounds right for you, we invite you to talk to Progent about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a well architected and executed network is a crucial factor for accelerating a company's growth, and Progent applies this philosophy in our corporate system environment. Progent has created a zero-downtime virtual office network that enables Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to offer rapid and effective service, cooperate closely on complex projects, and experience career and private maturity by being part of an exciting company culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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