One of the top network consulting companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of talented service professionals who focus on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • System security expertise
  • Advanced network infrastructures
  • Off-site troubleshooting and network management

Our Experts Group, which includes freelance experts certified and managed by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized skills covering a wide variety of critical business applications and network technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • BI consulting for SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application design, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and DBA help
  • Microsoft Office Access application development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 consulting

Innovative structures for attracting clients, delivering service, creating an efficient working environment, and providing generous profit sharing have allowed us to be one of the most rapidly growing and most well recognized Microsoft Partners consulting firms in America and to build a worldwide presence for providing remote network service. If you are an accredited computer technician or information technology expert with a focus on a customer success and excellent people skills, consultants will discover Progent an opportunity for increasing your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving economic security.

Learn More Information Concerning Working at Progent
Check out these links to find out additional details about our work openings, business culture, work environment, profit sharing structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Positions at Progent
We are seeking a variety of on-staff employees including motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCP computer engineers; network experts with CCIE certification; and specialists in advanced system design with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability systems, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and virtual servers. Progent is also hiring desktop support technicians, remote service specialists, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA accredited security consultants. Progent is also hiring experienced managers and administrators able to perform efficiently in our high-growth, virtual office environment. Learn more information concerning full-time consulting positions at Progent by referring to Consulting Jobs at Progent.

Contracting Jobs at Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals with specialized expertise and hands-on experience in crucial information technology topics outside Progent's primary technical focus. Our Experts Group hires freelance consultants who offer consulting and development services for strategic applications that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have deep knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide world-class skills in areas such as telecom, web site development, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle Database programming and management. Freelance contractors certified by Progent cooperate with Progent's staff professionals to deliver comprehensive solutions for small and midsize business networks. If you want to learn more details about freelance work with Progent's Experts Team, go to Contract Opportunities at Progent.

How Progent Is Unique
We have managed to attract the top professional experts by being different. With a powerful blend of entrepreneurial spirit, insistence on customer satisfaction, use of advanced technical tools, plus a flexible work model that offers quality-of-life choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating setting for select consultants who posses a drive for quickly improving their technical abilities to deliver concrete solutions for a range of businesses and network environments. Find out more details concerning ways that we are exceptional by referring to Ways That Progent Is Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office model uses advanced technical tools that enable remote support, wireless communication, convenient access to our knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with talented colleagues to help you to solve business-critical IT problems. Progent's virtual office model frees consultants to concentrate on delivering service rather than fighting commutes and lets you nurture lasting customer relationships by permitting you to come up with fast, effective, and affordable solutions. If you want to learn additional information concerning Progent's virtual office work environment, visit Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation and Benefits
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you make is wholly determined by the revenue you generate. You have the choice of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to work at an easy pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to follow personal pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make considerable money by persistent effort and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides full family health insurance plus many additional benefits. Learn more about our compensation model and benefits by going to Progent Compensation and Benefits.

Employment at Progent FAQs
To see replies to frequent questions concerning becoming employed by Progent, refer to Jobs at Progent Q&A.

This is a list of some available job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include network architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Job


P016

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

Details on Desktop Engineer Positions


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize organizations manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Jobs


Expert

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

Specifics on Senior Exchange Expert Job


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior sales executive responsible for selling the company's comprehensive selection of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key components of service propositions which align Progent's services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with customers
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining continually evolving IT technology

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


If you would like to ask about any job shown above, you should send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the code numbers of the jobs that interest you.

Details About Jobs at Progent

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, solutions-oriented Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP certification; Cisco certified network engineers who have Cisco certification; security consultants with CISSP or equivalent security certification; and high-end system design experts with experience in mobile solutions, wireless networking, high availability, workplace recovery, information preservation, and VMware. Progent also seeks professionals who can join Progent's team of desktop service technicians and remote troubleshooting professionals. In addition, Progent is hiring talented administrators able to perform productively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By supporting a staff of talented and dedicated consultants, delivering attentive client care, and offering a strong value-focused pricing model, Progent has been able to increase our client list dramatically while providing professional services to numerous companies in the San Francisco area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common knowledge database, and a group approach to problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a skilled staff and a satisfied client base.

If you are a network consultant with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's customers can expand your knowledge via cooperation with our group of highly supportive, talented engineers. Our commitment to providing network expertise and computer help to small and midsize organizations will offer you the chance to work closely with key players and contribute significantly to the growth of exciting businesses.

We are looking for consultants that have recognized certification in their technical focus. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have earned your MCSE credential. For Cisco professionals, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or other top security certifications. Of course, we are familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Nevertheless, simply because a credential does not ensure excellence is no justification for not owning one. If you know your field, then most of those tests should present no great difficulty. The point is that if you are a professional, then clients expect certifications. Progent can broadcast your talents, but you must have standard credentials for Progent to work with. If you happen to be adamantly against the idea of certifications, Progent can sympathize with and respect your opinion, but you are likely not a good candidate.

Freelance Jobs for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux-based, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, our information technology engineers have offered low-cost and successful computer support expertise for small businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared support database, and a team philosophy for problem solving have enabled Progent to retain a strong consulting group and dramatically grow a loyal customer base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to offer customers the help of expert computer support engineers who have in-depth skills and field experience in important technologies outside of Progent's primary focus in network support and security. Experts Team consultants are often freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly certified by Progent to collaborate with Progent's in-house consultants to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class network services to small businesses. Progent is continually enhancing the Experts Group to meet the particular requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Team now provides consulting in these areas:

  • Apple OS networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Mission-critical and specialized application help
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Custom program development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal development and integration
  • DBM management and efficiency consulting
  • Management intelligence expertise
  • Telecommunications systems support

Advantages of becoming part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with Progent, you get to take advantage of the momentum of Progent's explosive growth and top-notch recognition in the industry. By maintaining a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, providing attentive client care, and following a strong, value-focused billing model, we have quadrupled our clientele over the last several years and Progent now provides consulting support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the U.S.
  • Our veteran marketing staff takes care of all facets of marketing your services and technical expertise into our quickly expanding client base, so you expend less time signing up customers and more time generating revenue.
  • Progent will assist in communications between you and our key team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the gateway to the decision makers among Progent's clients.
  • Our sales and operations groups will manage the entire sales and engagement cycle, from opportunity generation, job qualification, customer requirements definition, capabilities matching, job analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility is on delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you connections to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, offering convenient meeting/work locations in the San Francisco area, plus Internet and telecomm access throughout the U.S.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast knowledge base, procedures based on leading practices, library of professional documents, and the shared experience from one of Northern California's largest pool of expert consulting engineers.
  • We will pass on special benefits from leading vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted training classes, web connections to special vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and on-line internal use programs for training 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 part of our Experts Group, but Progent has these requirements for membership:

  • You need to have a proven track record as a consultant working on your own in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year history of successful consulting jobs or you must have an active client base for whom you currently provide ongoing consulting activity.
  • You should demonstrate that you have expertise in your field of specialization, which includes showing an extensive task-relevant record and strong referrals, and have current vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You need to know how to present yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and assured in your skills. You should have strong communications skills and understand how to work effectively alone or as a member of a team.
  • You have to know how to explain proper expectations to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you must be able evaluate projects, create project plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

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

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a more capable consultant by enhancing your technical skills and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by recruiting the top professional experts for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, running specialized software utilities to deliver the maximum quality of support, and by optimizing proven business models for attracting and retaining customers.

The decisive factor that differentiates us from other consulting firms is the quality of our service staff. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with us, we have assembled the best expertise covering a wide array of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, network security, Mac, Linux, server virtualization, or other crucial application, we engage experts who can enable you to be effective on major projects by leveraging the aggregate experience of Progent's group of experts.

To ensure the productivity of our team, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful technology to perform the work properly. Progent will leverage information technology to an extraordinary extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables effortless connectivity, cooperation, and knowledge exchange with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue because of regular drives to a physical office building, and any travel you do for on-site customer work is based on your schedule, not ours. The best benefit is that most of Progent's support work can be done off-site, representing 100% productivity for billable time. In fact, some of our staff do off-site consulting only.

Our business structure is set up for reacting rapidly and efficiently to client requirements via information exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Although Progent's consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is unified, customer problems and resolutions are carefully monitored, documented, and organized for easy reference, up-to-date consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline group tasks and enable problem escalation, and customer approval is continually monitored. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation through periodic workgroup meetings and regular corporate events.

The majority of our team is located across California, but we are building a rapidly growing team of consulting professionals throughout the U.S. Progent's virtual office environment does away with geographic boundaries that limit the efficiency of traditional business structures. We enhance the package by providing a full benefit program to ensure the health and financial welfare of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have awesome consultants, Progent's marketing and administration teams match the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s growth are enabling us to target and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are currently engaging each month. Progent recently marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also an effective sales operation.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for success with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a steady series of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Customers choose a consultant to perform the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or entrenched problems, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for our services every day. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is all too typical for network professionals in ordinary corporate jobs. You will awake every day excited about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some great people, both by establishing close customer contacts and by operating closely with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-oriented company heart and soul. If you don’t offer strong communications skills or enjoy working with a varied assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably not a good fit.

If this sounds good to you, we urge you to contact us about our view of the future of network consulting.

Enjoy Quality of Life Benefits and Professional Prowess with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully architected and executed information system can be a pivotal factor for accelerating a company's growth, and we follow this philosophy in our own network environment. Progent has built a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's in-house engineers and authorized contractors to deliver fast and effective support, collaborate closely on complex projects, and gain from career and private growth by being part of an exciting business ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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