Among America's premiere computer consulting companies for business networks, Progent maintains a large team of certified support experts who concentrate on mainstream IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Advanced system infrastructures
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system management

Progent's Experts Group, which includes independent consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized knowledge in a wide variety of key business areas and networking solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Business Intelligence consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management services
  • Web application software development, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and management help
  • Microsoft Access database application programming, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 custom training

Innovative models for finding clients, delivering service, nurturing a dynamic company culture, and offering generous profit sharing have allowed us to be one of the fastest growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consultant companies in America and to establish a worldwide presence for providing remote IT assistance. If you are an accredited IT technician or network expert with a focus on a customer success and excellent communication skills, consultants should consider Progent an opportunity for adding to your technical knowledge, living a more rewarding career, and achieving financial success.

Learn More Details Concerning Working with Progent
Follow these links to learn additional details about our work openings, company philosophy, work conditions, compensation model, and benefits:

Consulting Positions at Progent
Progent is hiring a range of on-staff workers such as solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE network engineers; system experts with Cisco CCIE certification; and specialists in fault-tolerant system design with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, high-availability environments, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and VMware technology. We are also looking for desktop support technicians, off-site troubleshooting professionals, and CISM or CISSP accredited security consultants. We are also looking for veteran managers able to perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Learn more information concerning full-time professional services jobs at Progent by visiting Consulting Work at Progent.

Contract Opportunities with Progent
Progent works with independent professionals who have proven expertise and field experience in important IT topics outside our main technical concentration. Progent's Experts Group employs freelance consultants who can provide advice and programming support for strategic solutions that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide world-class help in technologies like telecommunications, web site development, Juniper infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle Database programming and management. Independent contractors qualified by Progent cooperate with our full-time consultants to provide comprehensive IT services for small and midsize company networks. In order to find out more details concerning contracting jobs with Progent's Experts Team, refer to Freelance Work with Progent.

How Progent Is Different
Progent has been able to recruit the top professional talent by being unique. Providing an innovative blend of entrepreneurial spirit, dedication to customer success, utilization of advanced technology, plus an independent work model that allows for life-style choices for our team members, Progent offers a dynamic setting for select individuals who posses a desire for quickly improving their professional abilities to create real-world benefits for a range of businesses and network environments. Learn additional details about reasons we are different by visiting How Progent Is Different.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Our virtual office network incorporates state-of-the-art technical tools that support remote access, wireless connectivity, convenient availability of Progent's support databases, and close collaboration with mobile colleagues to help you to resolve challenging network issues. Progent's virtual office network allows consultants to focus on providing service instead of dealing with traffic and lets you nurture lasting client relationships by permitting you to come up with quick, effective, and affordable solutions. If you want to find out more information about our virtual office business model, see Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation Model and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you earn is directly tied to what you generate. You have the choice of focusing on quality of life and electing to work at an easy pace, using Progent's flexible structure to make time for individual pursuits, or you can choose to earn significant income through persistent work and lots of hours. Progent also offers full family health insurance as well as numerous other benefits. Find out additional details concerning Progent's compensation and benefit packages by visiting Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Consulting at Progent Q&A
For answers to popular questions concerning being a consultant at Progent, see Consulting at Progent FAQs.

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


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small and midsize organizations to manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Experts to help our clients 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. In addition, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Specifics about Desktop Engineer Jobs


P018

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small organizations manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Jobs


Expert

Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Microsoft Exchange consultant to lead large-scale Microsoft Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The ideal applicant would be a technical consultant with expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This position would require a background in the consulting, system design, implementation and support of these platforms.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Job


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial elements of consulting propositions that tie Progent's deliverables with an organization's IT goals
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually evolving technology

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


If you would like to apply for any job listed above, please send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the job codes of the jobs that interest you.

More Information About Work at Progent

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Computer Service Technicians,
Security Experts, and Online Help Technicians

Progent wants to hire staff-level, results-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco accredited system consultants who have Cisco CCIE credentials; security consultants who have CISA or equivalent security certification; and advanced system architecture experts with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, service continuity, disaster recovery, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also seeks employees who can join Progent's staff of desktop service technicians and remote troubleshooting experts. In addition, Progent is hiring experienced administrators who can perform productively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By supporting a team of skilled and motivated consultants, delivering attentive client care, and offering a competitive value-based pricing structure, Progent has been able to increase our customer base rapidly while delivering professional support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a common information base, and a group approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a skilled staff and a satisfied client list.

If you are a network professional with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or working for our customers can expand your knowledge via interaction with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, talented consultants. Our focus on providing network consulting and technical support to small organizations will give you the chance to collaborate closely with key players and add appreciably to the success of dynamic businesses.

We are hiring consultants that can show verifiable 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, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or other leading security certifications. Of course, Progent is aware of "paper experts". Nevertheless, the fact that a credential can not guarantee expertise is no reason for not owning one. If you know your stuff, then most of those certifications should present no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you are a professional, then customers deserve to see credentials. We will broadcast your skills, but you must provide standard certifications for Progent to work with. In case you happen to be adamantly against the idea of certifications, Progent can understand and honor your opinion, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Freelance Work for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's consulting professionals have provided low-cost and successful computer consulting expertise for businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a common technical knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem resolution have helped Progent to build a strong consulting group and quickly grow a loyal customer base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide clients the services of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have advanced skills and work experience in key technologies outside of our primary focus in network support and security. Experts Team consultants are often freelance engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully qualified by us to work closely with our staff engineers to provide end-to-end, world-class network services to small and midsize businesses. We are continually enhancing the Experts Team in order to address the particular needs of our customer base.

Progent's Experts Team currently offers consulting in these areas:

  • Apple OS integration and programs
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Strategic and specialized program support
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special program design and integration
  • Web, eCommerce, EDI, and client information portal design and deployment
  • Database management and performance help
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

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

  • By associating with us, you can take advantage of the impact of Progent's explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a group of talented and dedicated professionals, offering excellent client support, and practicing a strong, value-oriented billing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele during the past several years and Progent currently provides professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team takes care of all facets of marketing your skills and technical knowledge into our rapidly expanding client base, so you expend less effort finding clients and extra time generating revenue.
  • Progent will facilitate communications between you and our core group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the conduit to the key executives among Progent's clients.
  • Progent's sales and operations staffs will manage the entire sales and contracting cycle, from opportunity identification, job approval, client requirements definition, skills matching, job analysis proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your entire responsibility is on delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you connections to our advanced virtual office environment, including convenient conference locations in Northern California, and Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to our vast knowledge base, processes based on best practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest independent groups of experienced consulting engineers.
  • Progent will share partner-only benefits from leading technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, on-line connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable in-house use programs for training and/or demonstration use.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is no fee to become a member of our Experts Team, but we do have strict qualifications to join:

  • You should show a proven track record as a consulting professional working independently in your field of specialization, including at least a two year history of successful consulting projects and/or have an active customer base to whom you currently provide ongoing support services.
  • You should demonstrate that you have expertise in your field of specialization, including having a long task-relevant record and excellent references, and possess current vendor and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You should know how to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and confident in your skills. You should have excellent communications skills and understand how to operate effectively by yourself or as a member of a group.
  • You must know how to communicate proper expectations to customers and other Progent consultants and you need to be able evaluate projects, create task plans, and define realistic work schedules.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Working with the Top Group of Network Consultants

Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a better consultant by enhancing your information technology skills and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by recruiting the top consulting talent for you to work with, providing an advanced system architecture, running custom application utilities to deliver the highest level of support, and by streamlining proven operational structures for attracting and retaining clients.

The main factor that differentiates Progent from typical consulting companies is the excellence of our support professionals. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have joined us, we have assembled top talent covering a wide array of technical areas. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux, server virtualization, or other crucial technologies, we engage experts who can help you to be successful on larger jobs by combining the aggregate experience of our group of professionals.

To promote the success of our team, we invest significantly in making available the best tools to do the work efficiently. Progent will leverage technology to an impressive degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure enables seamless communications, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — all from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit income because of daily drives to a physical office, and all driving you do for on-site client work is based on your own time table, not ours. The most attractive benefit is that most of our support services can be performed off-site, offering maximum productivity for income-producing hours. In fact, some Progent staff do remote support only.

Our business structure is geared towards responding quickly and efficiently to client needs via information exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although our consultants work with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is centralized, customer problems and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for easy reference, current engineer schedules are broadcast to facilitate team tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and client satisfaction is always evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of connection via periodic workgroup conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of our team is located across Northern California, but we are building a quickly expanding team of consulting professionals throughout the U.S. Our virtual office environment eliminates geographic boundaries that restrict the productivity of traditional company structures. We complete the deal by offering a comprehensive benefit program to promote the health and financial welfare of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, our sales and administration teams live up to the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are enabling us to target and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are now engaging every month. Progent lately marked the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also a strong sales operation.

Having a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for success with us. A job in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what makes professional support interesting. Customers rely on consulting firms to perform the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or entrenched problems, and tricky upgrades are the basis for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network professionals in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the challenges to come.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by building close client relationships and by working in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and add to their success. Of course, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-focused company heart and soul. If you do not have excellent communications skills or enjoy working with a varied group of people, then Progent is probably not a good fit.

If this seems good to you, we urge you to contact Progent about our vision of the future of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Technical Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and implemented information system can be a crucial factor for enabling any company's success, and we follow this credo in our own system infrastructure. We have built a fault-tolerant virtual office network that enables Progent's in-house engineers and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and effective service, cooperate easily on sophisticated projects, and gain from professional and personal maturity from acting as part of an exciting business ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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