One of America's top network consultant firms for business systems, Progent maintains a large team of talented support professionals who concentrate on mainstream IT areas including:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • Network security expertise
  • Advanced connectivity infrastructures
  • Off-site troubleshooting and network management

Our Experts Team, which includes freelance experts certified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly refined skills in a wide range of vital business areas and network solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • BI consulting for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based application design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access application development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office and Microsoft Office 365 training

Innovative models for finding clients, providing service, nurturing a dynamic working environment, and offering highly competitive profit sharing have enabled us to be one of the fastest growing and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in the U.S. and to establish an international presence for providing online network service. If you are a certified IT technician or information technology expert with a drive for a client service and strong communication skills, consulting professionals should consider Progent an opportunity for adding to your technical skills, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving economic success.

Learn More Information Concerning Jobs with Progent
Check out these links to find out additional details concerning our work openings, business culture, operational environment, compensation model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Positions at Progent
We are seeking a range of on-staff professionals including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network engineers; connectivity experts who have CCIE credentials; and specialists in advanced system design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop systems, business continuity planning, data preservation, and server virtualization. We are also looking for desktop support experts, off-site service professionals, and CISSP or CISA accredited security consultants. Progent is also hiring veteran managers and administrators who can perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment. Learn additional details concerning staff professional services work at Progent by visiting Consulting Positions at Progent.

Freelance Jobs with Progent
Progent works with independent consultants with specialized expertise and hands-on background in crucial information technology topics outside our main service concentration. Our Experts Team employs freelance consultants who offer consulting and programming services for strategic solutions such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess deep expertise with popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or offer world-class skills in areas like telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Independent consultants certified by Progent coordinate with Progent's in-house professionals to deliver comprehensive solutions for small and midsize company networks. If you want to learn more details concerning contracting opportunities with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, see Contract Work at Progent.

Ways That We Are Exceptional
We have managed to recruit the best professional talent by being unique. With a powerful blend of enterprising drive, insistence on client success, use of advanced technical tools, plus a flexible business model that accommodates quality-of-life choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a dynamic setting for talented individuals who have a desire for rapidly improving their professional skills to deliver concrete solutions for a range of organizations and technical environments. Learn more details about how we are different by going to How We Are Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Progent's virtual office environment uses state-of-the-art technologies that allow off-site access, wireless connectivity, easy availability of our support databases, and instant cooperation with talented team members to allow you to solve business-critical network problems. Progent's virtual office environment enables you to focus on delivering IT solutions rather than fighting commutes and helps you nurture successful client relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, effective, and affordable solutions. In order to learn additional details about our virtual office infrastructure, see Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is directly based on the revenue you generate. You have the choice of concentrating on life style and electing to work at an easy pace, using our versatile structure to make time for individual enthusiasms, or you can choose to earn significant income by persistent work and long hours. Progent also offers complete family health care coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out more concerning our compensation and benefit programs by referring to Our Compensation Model and Benefits.

Jobs at Progent Q&A
To see replies to popular enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, refer to Working with Progent Questions and Answers.

Below is a list of Progent's present job openings:

Job Code


Senior Microsoft IT Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small businesses to maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Job


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 role that will be performed at Progent's client premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and laptop computers powered by current 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 client's end users.

More information about Desktop Engineer Jobs


Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small and midsize organizations manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Positions


Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Senior Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and deployment initiatives. The ideal applicant should be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a solid understanding of Active Directory. This position calls for experience in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these technologies.

Specifics on Senior Exchange Expert Jobs


Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining key components of engagement propositions that associate Progent's deliverables with a client's primary business needs
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly evolving IT technology

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

If you want to enquire about any job listed above, you should e-mail your resume to Be sure to include the code numbers of the jobs that interest you.

Additional Facts About Opportunities at Progent

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

Progent wants to find full-time, results-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco certified system engineers with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; security consultants with CISA or comparable security certification; and advanced network design experts with a background in mobile access, wireless connectivity, service continuity, disaster recovery, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent also is hiring professionals to join Progent's team of helpdesk service specialists and remote support professionals. In addition, Progent is hiring talented administrators who can perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of skilled and motivated consultants, delivering attentive client care, and offering a competitive value-focused fee model, We have managed to expand our client list rapidly while delivering consulting services to numerous companies in Northern California and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a common information database, and a team strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a skilled staff and a loyal customer list.

For an information technology professional with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent or helping our clients will expand your knowledge through interaction with Progent's staff of mutually supportive, expert engineers. Our commitment to providing network expertise and technical help to small and midsize companies will give you the chance to collaborate intimately with key players and add significantly to the growth of exciting businesses.

Progent is looking for consultants that have verifiable credentials in their special focus. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. In the case of Cisco professionals, have your CCIE or CCNP certificate. For security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or other leading security credentials. Naturally, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Notwithstanding, the fact that a certificate can not guarantee excellence is no excuse for not having one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of those tests should be no challenge. The point is that if you call yourself an expert, then clients deserve to see credentials. Progent will promote your skills, but you need to provide standard credentials for us to work with. If you happen to be adamantly against the concept of credentials, we can understand and respect your opinion, but you are probably not a good fit.

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

For more than 20 years, our information technology professionals have offered affordable and successful computer consulting expertise for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a common technical knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have helped Progent to retain a strong consulting group and quickly expand a loyal client base.

The Experts Group is our way to offer clients the help of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have in-depth knowledge and field background in key technologies beyond our core focus in system support and security. Experts Group consultants are often independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by us to collaborate with Progent's staff engineers to deliver comprehensive, enterprise-class network solutions to small companies. We are always expanding our Experts Team to address the particular requirements of our clients.

Progent's Experts Group currently offers support in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Line-of-business and specialized program support
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Special program development and deployment
  • Web, eCommerce, EDI, and client portal design and integration
  • Database support and efficiency consulting
  • Business intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Benefits of being part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with us, you can leverage the impact of Progent's explosive growth and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By having a team of skilled and dedicated professionals, offering attentive client support, and practicing a proven, value-focused billing model, Progent has multiplied our clientele over the past several years and Progent now provides professoinal services to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the United States.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team takes care of all facets of marketing your skills and areas of expertise into our rapidly expanding customer base, so you expend less time finding clients and extra time generating money.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and Progent's core group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who act as the gateway to the key executives among our clients.
  • Our sales and operations staffs will take care of the entire selling and engagement process, from opportunity identification, job approval, customer needs description, capabilities matching, project scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, offering professional conference sites throughout the San Francisco area, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast database, procedures based on best practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the shared experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced consulting engineers.
  • Progent will share partner-only benefits from top technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted educational seminars, web access to restricted vendor support utilities and technical support resources, and on-line in-house use programs for training or sales 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 not any charge to become part of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has these requirements for membership:

  • You need to have a proven track record as a consultant operating independently in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year history of completed contracting jobs or you must have an active customer base for whom you currently deliver continuing consulting services.
  • You need to show that you have expertise in your area of specialization, including having an extensive work-related record and excellent referrals, and possess up-to-date vendor and/or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You have to be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your abilities. You should have strong inter-personal skills and understand how to operate efficiently alone or as part of a group.
  • You should be able to communicate realistic expectations to customers and fellow Progent team members and you must be able evaluate projects, produce task plans, and estimate realistic work schedules.

Improve Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Working with a Great Team of Computer Consultants

Progent's business climate will make you a more capable professional by enhancing your technical knowledge and boosting the satisfaction of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the top consulting talent for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, running custom software utilities to enable the highest quality of support, and by optimizing proven business structures for finding and maintaining customers.

The most important factor that separates us from most consulting companies is the high caliber of our service staff. Among the scores of consultants who have joined Progent, we have assembled top expertise across a wide array of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Mac, Linux, virtual servers, or other vital areas, we engage experts who can enable you to be successful on larger jobs by combining the aggregate skills of Progent's team of professionals.

To ensure the success of our team, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to do the work properly. We will exploit information technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables seamless communications, cooperation, and knowledge sharing with fellow Progent consultants — all from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue with regular drives to a physical office building, and any driving you do for on-site client jobs is based on your schedule, not Progent's. The best benefit is that most of our consulting work can be done remotely, representing maximum efficiency for billable hours. In fact, some Progent staff do remote support exclusively.

Progent's operations are set up for responding rapidly and effectively to customer requirements through knowledge exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Although our consultants work with a high level of independence, resource allocation is centralized, client issues and resolutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and organized for convenient reference, up-to-date consultant availability is published to streamline group projects and simplify problem escalation, and client approval is always evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of connection via periodic team conferences and regular company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's consultants are located throughout California, however we are building a rapidly growing group of network professionals throughout the United States. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of traditional business structures. We enhance the deal by providing a full benefit plan to promote the physical health and economic security of our team members and their relations.

Not only do we have awesome consulting professionals, our sales and administration teams live up to the high standards that characterizes Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are helping us to target and sign up the 50-60 new customers we are currently engaging each month. Progent lately marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also a strong sales operation.

Possessing a passion for technical proficiency is a cornerstone for success with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in information technology. Being confronted by a steady series of technical challenges is what keeps consulting exciting. Clients rely on consultants to do the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or entrenched issues, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is sadly typical for computer professionals in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every day excited about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will meet some wonderful folks, both by establishing close client relationships and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and add to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-oriented organization heart and soul. If you don’t offer excellent communications skills or like cooperating with a diverse group of personalities, then we are in all likelihood not a good match.

If this seems right for you, we urge you to talk to Progent about our vision of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Professional Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully architected and executed network is a pivotal factor for accelerating any company's success, and Progent follows this philosophy in our corporate network environment. Progent has created a fault-tolerant virtual office network that allows Progent's staff engineers and authorized contractors to deliver rapid and efficient support, cooperate closely on sophisticated jobs, and gain from career and private growth by acting as a member of a dynamic business culture of self motivation and independence.

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