Among the premiere network consultant companies for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a full-time staff of talented support experts who concentrate on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Network security analysis
  • Advanced system architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and network management

Our Experts Team, which includes independent consultants certified and managed by Progent, provides highly refined knowledge in a wide range of vital business applications and networking technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and application software
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Business Intelligence expertise for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web-based app design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM programming and management consulting
  • Office Access application programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 online training

Creative structures for attracting customers, delivering service, maintaining a dynamic company culture, and offering highly competitive compensation and benefits have allowed us to become one of the fastest growing and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in the United States and to establish an international presence for delivering remote IT support. If you are an accredited computer technician or information technology consultant with an orientation towards a customer service and strong people skills, you will discover Progent a chance for enhancing your professional skills, living a more independent lifestyle, and attaining economic security.

Learn More Details Concerning Working at Progent
Check out these pages to learn more information about Progent's work openings, business culture, operational conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Full-time Work at Progent
We are seeking a range of on-staff workers including motivated Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer engineers; connectivity experts who have CCIE credentials; and specialists in advanced network architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop environments, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also seeking desktop support experts, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISSP accredited security consultants. Progent is also seeking veteran managers able to perform effectively in Progent's dynamic, virtual office model. Find out additional details about full-time consulting jobs at Progent by visiting Consulting Work at Progent.

Contracting Work at Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants who have proven knowledge and hands-on background in high-demand IT topics beyond Progent's primary technical focus. Progent's Experts Team includes contractors who can provide advice and development support for line-of-business solutions that include Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess specialized knowledge of non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer world-class help in areas like telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle Database programming and management. Freelance consultants qualified by us coordinate with our staff engineers to deliver end-to-end solutions for small business networks. If you want to find out additional details about contracting jobs with our Experts Consulting Group, go to Freelance Work at Progent.

How We Are Unique
We have managed to recruit the top consulting experts by being different. Providing a powerful mix of entrepreneurial drive, dedication to customer satisfaction, utilization of advanced technology, and a flexible work model that allows for life-style choices for Progent's team members, Progent offers a dynamic environment for talented individuals who posses a drive for quickly enhancing their technical skills to create real-world solutions for a range of organizations and technical environments. Learn additional information about how Progent is different by going to How We Are Unique.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office network uses advanced technical tools that allow remote support, wireless communication, convenient access to Progent's knowledge bases, and instant cooperation with talented colleagues to help you to resolve challenging network issues. Our virtual office setting allows you to focus on providing IT solutions instead of dealing with commutes and lets you establish lasting customer relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, viable, and affordable solutions. To learn additional details concerning our virtual office business model, refer to Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. What you earn is directly based on the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the choice of concentrating on life style and choosing to work at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's flexible schedule to make time for personal pursuits, or you can choose to earn considerable money through hard effort and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health care coverage as well as many other benefits. Find out more details about our compensation and benefits by visiting Our Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions
To see answers to popular questions about becoming a consultant at Progent, see Working with Progent FAQs.

The following is a description of some current job openings:


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Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small businesses to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Job


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Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to assist Progent's customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at Progent's customer 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 notebook computers based on current Microsoft technologies. In addition, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

More information on Desktop Engineer Positions


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Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small businesses manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of knowledge include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Jobs


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Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to lead large-scale Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation initiatives. The right applicant would be a computer consultant with mastery in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a thorough grasp of Microsoft AD. This role demands experience in the consulting, system design, implementation and maintenance of these technologies.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Positions


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Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's comprehensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and explaining key components of service propositions which align our services with real business value
  • Maintaining good relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly evolving IT technology

Details about Business Development Representative Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you would like to enquire about any position shown above, please send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the job codes of the jobs that interest you.

More Information About Work with Us

Fulltime Work for Network Engineers, Computer Support Specialists,
Security Experts, and Online Support Professionals

Progent wants to hire full-time, results-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE certification; Cisco accredited system engineers who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; security consultants who have CISA or comparable security certification; and advanced system design consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless networking, high uptime, business continuity, data protection, and VMware. Progent also seeks employees who can join Progent's staff of desktop support technicians and remote support experts. Also, We are hiring experienced managers able to operate effectively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a staff of skilled and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client services, and following a competitive results-based pricing model, Progent has been able to expand our client base rapidly while delivering consulting support to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common information database, and a group strategy for problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal client list.

For an information technology consultant with troubleshooting expertise, joining Progent or working for our customers can expand your skills via cooperation with Progent's group of highly team-oriented, expert engineers. Progent's commitment to providing information technology consulting and technical help to small organizations will give you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with decision makers and add appreciably to the success of exciting businesses.

Progent is looking for technical professionals who have recognized certification related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your MCSE credential. For Cisco consultants, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For network security, you should have you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security credentials. Naturally, Progent is aware of "paper experts". However, simply because a credential can not guarantee expertise is no justification for not earning one. If you know your stuff, then the majority of these certifications should pose no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you call yourself a professional, then clients expect certifications. We will broadcast your skills, but you must have standard certifications for Progent to work with. If you stand adamantly opposed to the idea of credentials, Progent can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Contract Jobs for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux, and Sun Technology

For more than 20 years, Progent's consulting professionals have provided low-cost and effective network consulting expertise for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common technical knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem resolution have helped us to retain a strong in-house team and dramatically grow a loyal customer base.

The Experts Team is our way to provide clients the services of expert information technology consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and field background in key technologies outside of Progent's primary concentration in network support and security. Experts Team members are often independent engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by Progent to collaborate with our staff consultants to provide comprehensive, world-class network solutions to small and midsize businesses. Progent is continually enhancing our Experts Group in order to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Team currently provides consulting in these areas:

  • Macintosh integration and programs
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and vertical program support
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Special applications development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and client information portal development and integration
  • SQL support and efficiency consulting
  • Business intelligence expertise
  • Telecom architecture consulting

Advantages of being a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with us, you get to take advantage of the impact of Progent's dramatic expansion and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated consultants, providing attentive client support, and practicing a proven, value-focused pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele during the past several years and Progent now provides professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team takes care of all facets of marketing your services and technical knowledge into our quickly growing customer base, so you spend less effort finding clients and extra time making revenue.
  • We will assist in communications between you and Progent's core team of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the conduit to the decision makers among our clients.
  • Our selling and administration groups will manage the complete selling and contracting process, from opportunity generation, job approval, customer requirements description, capabilities matching, project analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus stays with providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will gives you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering professional meeting/work sites throughout the San Francisco area, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity anywhere in the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's vast knowledge base, procedures based on industry best practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced information technology professionals.
  • We will share special benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, web connections to restricted vendor support utilities and technical support resources, and on-line internal use programs for education and/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 no fee to become a member of Progent's Experts Team, but we do have these qualifications for membership:

  • You need to show a proven background as a consulting professional operating on your own in your field of specialization, including at least a two year history of completed contracting jobs and/or have an active client base to whom you currently deliver continuing support activity.
  • You have to demonstrate that you have expertise in your field of concentration, including showing a long work-related record and excellent referrals, and have current vendor and/or industry professional certifications.
  • You should be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your skills. You must have excellent communications skills and know how to work effectively by yourself or as part of a group.
  • You need to be able to explain realistic goals to clients and fellow Progent team members and you have to be able evaluate tasks, create project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Network Engineers

Progent's company culture will allow you to become a better consulting professional by enhancing your information technology skills and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the best consulting experts for you to operate with, offering an advanced system infrastructure, running custom software tools to enable the highest quality of support, and by streamlining our operational models for attracting and keeping clients.

The main factor that differentiates Progent from typical network support firms is the high caliber of our service staff. Among the 50 or so consultants who have joined us, we have assembled the best talent covering a wide array of technologies. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, network security, Macintosh, Linux, server virtualization, or other vital areas, we deploy experts who can help you to be effective on major jobs by leveraging the collective experience of Progent's team of experts.

To promote the success of our team, we invest heavily in providing the best technology to do the job properly. We will exploit information technology to an extraordinary extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows seamless communications, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with other Progent team members — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t waste time or lose income with regular commutes to a conventional office, and any driving you do for in-person client jobs is based on your schedule, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that most of our support work can be performed off-site, representing 100% productivity for income-producing hours. In fact, some Progent staff do remote support exclusively.

Progent's operations are set up for reacting quickly and efficiently to client requirements through knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Even though our consultants work with a high level of independence, resource allocation is centralized, client problems and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for convenient reference, up-to-date consultant availability is published to facilitate team tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is continually monitored. We strengthen the feeling of connection via periodic workgroup conferences and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of our team is located throughout Northern California, however Progent is building a rapidly expanding team of consulting experts throughout America. Progent's virtual office environment does away with geographic boundaries that restrict the efficiency of conventional business models. We enhance the deal by offering a full benefit program to ensure the health and financial welfare of our employees and their families.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, our sales and administration teams live up to the excellence that characterizes Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are enabling us to target and sign up the scores of new customers we are now acquiring each month. Progent recently celebrated the delivery of support to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also an effective sales operation.

Having a passion for technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will push you to learn more than you would in any other job in information technology. Being exposed to a continual series of network challenges is what makes consulting exciting. Clients rely on consultants to perform the toughest jobs. Creative tasks, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or chronic issues, and difficult migrations 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 day excited about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by building close client contacts and by working closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused organization from top to bottom. If you do not offer strong people skills or enjoy cooperating with a diverse group of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor match.

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

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Professional Success with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a carefully architected and executed network can be a pivotal piece for enabling a firm's growth, and Progent follows this credo in our own network environment. Progent has created a non-stop virtual office network that enables our staff consultants and certified contractors to deliver rapid and effective support, collaborate closely on complex jobs, and gain from career and personal maturity by acting as part of an exciting business culture of personal drive and independence.
















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