One of America's premiere IT consultant firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a large team of certified support experts who focus on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • System security expertise
  • Sophisticated connectivity architecture
  • Off-site IT support and network management

Our Experts Group, which contracts independent consultants certified and managed by Progent, provides highly refined knowledge in a wide variety of key business applications and networking solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and application software
  • Support for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Business Intelligence consulting for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web application software design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access database development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office and Office 365 custom training

Innovative models for attracting clients, providing support, establishing an efficient working environment, and offering generous profit sharing have enabled us to become among the most rapidly expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting firms in America and to build a worldwide presence for delivering remote IT support. If you are a certified computer support professional or information technology expert with a focus on a customer success and strong people skills, you will find in Progent an opportunity for enhancing your professional skills, developing a more independent lifestyle, and attaining financial security.

Find Out More Information About Jobs with Progent
Check out these pages to find out additional information concerning our work opportunities, business culture, operational conditions, profit sharing structure, and benefits:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
We are hiring a variety of on-staff workers including motivated Microsoft MCSE computer engineers; system consultants with Cisco CCIE certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant network design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, high-availability systems, disaster recovery planning, data protection, and VMware technology. Progent is also seeking workstation support experts, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISSP or CISA accredited security engineers. We are also hiring experienced managers able to operate effectively in Progent's dynamic, virtual office environment. Find out more information about staff professional services jobs at Progent by visiting Full-time Work at Progent.

Freelance Work with Progent
Progent works with independent professionals with specialized expertise and working experience in crucial IT topics beyond our main service focus. Progent's Experts Group hires independent consultants who can provide advice and development support for strategic applications such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer expert help in areas like telecommunications, web site design, Juniper products, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM programming and administration. Freelance contractors certified by us cooperate with Progent's staff professionals to provide end-to-end IT services for small company networks. If you want to find out more information about contract opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, go to Freelance Work at Progent.

Reasons That We Are Different
Progent has managed to recruit the top consulting talent by being different. With a powerful mix of enterprising drive, commitment to customer satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technical tools, plus a flexible business structure that accommodates life-style options for Progent's consulting team, Progent creates a stimulating culture for select individuals who have a drive for quickly improving their professional skills to create real-world solutions for a variety of organizations and network environments. Find out more information about ways that we are exceptional by visiting How Progent Is Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office model utilizes sophisticated technologies that support off-site support, wireless communication, easy availability of Progent's support databases, and instant cooperation with mobile colleagues to allow you to deal with challenging IT problems. Our virtual office network enables consultants to focus on providing IT solutions rather than dealing with commutes and helps you build successful customer relationships by permitting you to provide quick, effective, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to find out more details about our virtual office business model, refer to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefits
Progent's compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is wholly determined by what you generate. Consultants have the option of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to work at an easy pace, utilizing our versatile schedule to follow individual pursuits, or you can choose to make considerable money by hard work and long hours. Progent also offers comprehensive family health care coverage as well as many additional benefits. Find out more details concerning Progent's compensation and benefit packages by referring to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Jobs at Progent Questions and Answers
For answers to frequent questions about being a consultant at Progent, visit Consulting at Progent FAQs.

Below is a description of our present job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small and midsize organizations to manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of knowledge include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Experts to assist our customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at Progent's client locations in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details about Desktop Support Expert Positions


P018

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small and midsize businesses maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include system architecture, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Job


Expert

Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Microsoft Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and deployment initiatives. The ideal candidate would be a computer consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This role would require a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and support of these platforms.

More information about Sr. Exchange Consultant Job


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to work as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and explaining key elements of service proposals which align our services with an organization's IT goals
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with clients
  • Providing ongoing client management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining rapidly changing IT technology

Specifics on Business Development Representative (BDR) Positions - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to enquire about any job listed above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please state the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

More Information Concerning Work at Progent

Fulltime Jobs for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, results-oriented Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA credentials; Cisco certified network engineers with Cisco certification; security professionals with CISSP or comparable security credentials; and advanced network design experts with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high uptime, workplace recovery, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks employees to work on Progent's staff of help desk support technicians and off-site support experts. Also, We are seeking experienced administrators able to operate effectively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of talented and dedicated consultants, delivering world-class client services, and offering a competitive value-focused pricing structure, Progent has been able to increase our customer base dramatically while providing consulting support to hundreds of companies in the San Francisco area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared knowledge base, and a group strategy for problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a satisfied customer list.

If you are an information technology professional with technical support experience, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's customers will enhance your knowledge via interaction with Progent's staff of highly team-oriented, expert consultants. Progent's focus on providing network expertise and computer help to small companies will give you the opportunity to collaborate closely with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the growth of dynamic businesses.

We are looking for consultants that have recognized certification related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have your MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco experts, show us your CCIE or CCNP certificate. For security, you should have earned you CISSP, CISA, CISM, or one of the other leading security credentials. Of course, Progent is familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Nevertheless, the fact that a certificate does not ensure expertise is no reason for not earning one. If you know your field, then the majority of those tests should present no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself an expert, then clients expect certifications. We can market your skills, but you must provide basic credentials for us to work with. If you are adamantly opposed to the concept of credentials, Progent can understand and respect your position, but you are probably not a good candidate.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over two decades, Progent's consulting professionals have provided low-cost and effective network consulting expertise for companies in Northern California and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem resolution have helped us to build a strong in-house team and dramatically grow a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide customers the services of expert information technology consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and field experience in important technologies outside of our primary focus in network support and security. Experts Team members are typically freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by us to collaborate with Progent's in-house consultants to provide end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology solutions to small companies. We are continually enhancing the Experts Group in order to meet the special requirements of our clients.

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

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Expertise for Linux, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and vertical application support
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Special applications design and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal design and integration
  • SQL management and efficiency consulting
  • Business intelligence expertise
  • Telecom systems consulting

Advantages of being part of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By associating with us, you get to take advantage of the impact of Progent's explosive expansion and top-notch reputation in the market. By having a team of skilled and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client care, and following a proven, ROI-oriented billing model, Progent has multiplied our customer base during the last few years and Progent currently delivers professoinal services to hundreds of companies in California and across the United States.
  • Our experienced marketing team handles all aspects of promoting your services and areas of knowledge into our quickly expanding client base, so you spend less time signing up clients and more time generating revenue.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and our core team of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the gateway to the decision makers among our clients.
  • Progent's selling and operations teams will manage the entire sales and contracting process, from opportunity identification, job approval, customer requirements definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal writing, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus is on delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you access to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, including professional conference locations throughout the San Francisco area, as well as data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's extensive database, procedures based on leading practices, abundance of professional publications, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced information technology engineers.
  • Progent will pass on special benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted educational seminars, web connections to restricted vendor support utilities and product maintenance resources, and downloadable in-house use software 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 charge to be part of Progent's Experts Group, but we do have strict requirements to join:

  • You must show a strong background as a consulting professional operating on your own in your area of expertise, including a minimum two year record of completed contracting projects or you must have an active customer base to which you currently provide continuing consulting services.
  • You need to demonstrate that you are an expert in your area of specialization, including showing a long task-relevant history and strong referrals, and have current manufacturer or institutional professional certifications.
  • You should know how to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You must have strong communications skills and understand how to operate successfully by yourself or as part of a group.
  • You must know how to articulate proper expectations to clients and fellow Progent team members and you need to be able analyze tasks, create task plans, and define realistic time lines.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Joining a Great Team of Computer Consultants

Progent's work environment will make you a more capable consultant by enhancing your information technology skills and boosting the satisfaction of your clients. Progent makes good on this commitment by attracting the best professional experts for you to work with, offering an advanced system infrastructure, using specialized application utilities to enable the maximum quality of support, and by streamlining our operational structures for finding and maintaining customers.

The decisive factor that differentiates us from typical network support firms is the quality of our consultants. Out of the scores of consulting experts who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited top expertise covering a broad range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other vital application, we engage professionals who can enable you to be effective on larger jobs by combining the aggregate skills of our team of professionals.

To ensure the success of Progent's team, we invest heavily in providing the best tools to do the work properly. We will leverage information technology to an impressive extent and our advanced virtual office infrastructure allows seamless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or lose income because of regular drives to a conventional office, and any travel you do for on-site customer jobs is based on your schedule, not Progent's. The most attractive benefit is that most of Progent's support work can be performed remotely, offering 100% efficiency for income-producing hours. In practice, some of our staff do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to client needs through knowledge exchange and cooperative problem resolution. Although our engineers operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is centralized, customer issues and solutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and archived for convenient retrieval, current consultant schedules are published to facilitate team tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and customer approval is always evaluated. We reinforce the sense of cooperation through periodic workgroup meetings and regular company-wide events.

Most of Progent's team is situated throughout California, but we are attracting a rapidly expanding group of consulting experts from across the United States. Our virtual office environment does away with geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of traditional company structures. We enhance the deal by providing a comprehensive benefit program to promote the physical health and financial security of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and administration groups live up to the excellence that is Progent. These high-performance contributors to our success are helping us to target and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are now engaging each month. We lately celebrated the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also a strong marketing organization.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a key for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other position in information technology. Being confronted by a steady series of network challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Customers rely on consultants to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, leading-edge deployments, vexing or chronic problems, and tricky migrations are the basis for our services daily. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for computer engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

On the way, you will meet some great folks, both by establishing close customer contacts and by operating in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and add to their success. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-focused company through and through. If you do not offer strong communications skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied group of people, then we are in all likelihood a poor match.

If all this sounds right for you, we urge you to contact Progent about our view of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Professional Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully architected and executed network is a crucial piece for accelerating any firm's growth, and Progent applies this philosophy in our own system infrastructure. We have built a fault-tolerant virtual office network that allows Progent's staff engineers and authorized contractors to deliver fast and efficient service, collaborate closely on sophisticated projects, and gain from career and personal maturity by acting as a member of an exciting company culture of personal drive and freedom.
















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