Among the premiere IT consulting firms for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a full-time team of certified support experts who focus on mainstream IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Network security consulting
  • Sophisticated network architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system administration

Progent's Experts Group, which contracts independent consultants qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides exceptionally specialized skills in a broad range of key software applications and networking solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI consulting for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web-based application software design, integration, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database development, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative structures for finding customers, delivering service, establishing an efficient company culture, and offering highly competitive profit sharing have allowed us to become one of the fastest growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consulting organizations in America and to build an international presence for delivering remote network support. If you are an accredited IT support professional or information technology expert with a drive for a client service and excellent people skills, consultants will discover Progent an opportunity for increasing your technical skills, developing a more independent lifestyle, and attaining financial success.

Learn More Details About Jobs with Progent
Follow these links to learn more information concerning our job openings, business culture, work conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits packages:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
We are looking for a variety of full-time professionals such as motivated Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer engineers; network experts with Cisco certification; and specialists in advanced network architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop systems, business continuity planning, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent is also seeking desktop support experts, off-site service specialists, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA certified security professionals. Progent is also looking for experienced managers and administrators who can perform efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Find out more details concerning staff professional services positions at Progent by going to Consulting Careers at Progent.

Contracting Opportunities at Progent
Progent works with freelance professionals with proven knowledge and field experience in crucial information technology topics beyond our primary technical concentration. Progent's Experts Team hires contractors who can provide consulting and programming services for mission-critical solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide world-class help in areas such as telecom, web site development, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle Database programming and administration. Freelance consultants qualified by us coordinate with Progent's staff consultants to provide comprehensive IT services for small business networks. If you want to find out additional details about freelance work with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, go to Contracting Opportunities with Progent.

Reasons That We Are Unique
Progent has been able to attract the best professional experts by being unique. With an innovative blend of enterprising spirit, commitment to client satisfaction, utilization of advanced technology, plus a flexible business model that allows for quality-of-life choices for our consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating setting for talented individuals who posses a drive for quickly improving their technical skills to create real-world benefits for a range of organizations and technical environments. Learn additional details concerning reasons Progent is different by going to Reasons That We Are Unique.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Progent's virtual office model utilizes state-of-the-art technologies that enable remote access, wireless communication, easy availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and instant cooperation with mobile colleagues to help you to resolve business-critical network issues. Our virtual office model enables consultants to focus on delivering IT solutions rather than dealing with commutes and lets consultants establish lasting client relationships by permitting you to provide quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to learn more details about our virtual office network, go to Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation and Benefits
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is wholly tied to what you generate. Consultants have the choice of focusing on life style and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, using Progent's versatile structure to follow personal pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make significant income through hard work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides comprehensive family health coverage plus many additional benefits. Find out additional details about Progent's compensation and benefit packages by going to Our Compensation Model and Benefits.

Consulting at Progent FAQs
For replies to popular enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, refer to Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

This is a description of our present job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Senior Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Experts to assist Progent's clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at Progent's 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 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.

Details about Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small and midsize businesses manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of expertise include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Positions


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Exchange expert to lead large-scale Exchange planning and implementation projects. The right candidate would be a technical consultant with mastery in the area of Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a thorough grasp of Active Directory. This position would require experience in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and support of these platforms.

Details on Senior Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

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 broad selection of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining key elements of service propositions that align Progent's deliverables with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually changing technology

More information about Business Development Representative (BDR) Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you want to ask about any job shown above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please include the job codes of the jobs that interest you.

Additional Facts About Work at Progent

Career Jobs for Network Engineers, Computer Support Specialists,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Professionals

Progent is seeking to find staff-level, solutions-oriented Microsoft certified consultants with MCSE or MCP certification; Cisco certified network engineers who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; security consultants who have CISSP or equivalent security certification; and advanced system architecture consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high uptime, business continuity, information preservation, and VMware. Progent also is looking for employees who can work on our staff of help desk service technicians and off-site troubleshooting professionals. Also, We are seeking talented managers who can operate effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a team of talented and motivated consultants, providing attentive client services, and offering a strong results-based fee model, Progent has managed to increase our client list dramatically while providing consulting support to numerous companies in the San Francisco area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared knowledge base, and a group approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a talented consulting team and a loyal customer base.

For an information technology consultant with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or helping Progent's customers can expand your knowledge through cooperation with our group of mutually supportive, talented engineers. Progent's commitment to providing network consulting and technical support to small and midsize companies will offer you the opportunity to work closely with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the success of exciting businesses.

Progent is looking for technical professionals that can show recognized certification related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco experts, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or other leading security certifications. Naturally, Progent is familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Still, simply because a certificate does not guarantee excellence is no justification for not owning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of these certifications should pose no challenge. The bottom line is that if you are a professional, then customers expect credentials. Progent can market your talents, but you must have a baseline of certifications for Progent to work with. In case you stand strongly opposed to the idea of certifications, we can understand and honor your position, but you are likely not a good fit.

Freelance Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over two decades, our information technology engineers have provided low-cost and effective computer support services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common support database, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have enabled us to retain a talented in-house team and quickly expand a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide clients the services of specialized information technology support professionals who have in-depth skills and work experience in important technologies outside of Progent's primary focus in network infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are typically freelance contractors and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by Progent to collaborate with our in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive, world-class network solutions to small and midsize companies. We are always expanding our Experts Team to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Team now offers support in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Line-of-business and vertical application support
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Custom applications development and integration
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal design and deployment
  • Database management and performance help
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Benefits of being part of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can take advantage of the impact of Progent's explosive growth and top-notch recognition in the market. By maintaining a team of talented and committed professionals, offering attentive customer support, and practicing a strong, ROI-focused billing model, we have quadrupled our customer base over the past several years and Progent currently provides professoinal support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team takes care of all aspects of promoting your services and technical knowledge into our rapidly growing customer base, so you spend less time finding customers and extra time generating money.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and our 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 staffs will take care of the complete selling and engagement process, from lead identification, project approval, client requirements description, skills matching, project analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility is on delivering top-quality consulting expertise.
  • We will provide you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office infrastructure, including professional meeting/work locations in the San Francisco area, and Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's extensive knowledge base, processes based on leading practices, library of professional publications, and the aggregate experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of experienced consulting professionals.
  • We will pass on special benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, web connections to special vendor support tools and technical support resources, and downloadable in-house use software for education and/or demonstration purposes.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is no fee to be part of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has these requirements for membership:

  • You should show a strong background as a consulting professional operating on your own in your field of specialization, including a minimum two year record of successful contracting projects and/or have an active customer base for which you now provide continuing support activity.
  • You must demonstrate that you are an expert in your field of specialization, including showing an extensive task-relevant record and strong referrals, and possess current vendor or industry professional qualifications.
  • You should know how to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your skills. You should have excellent people skills and be able to operate successfully by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You must be able to explain realistic expectations to customers and other Progent team members and you have to know how scope out jobs, produce project plans, and define realistic work schedules.

Enhance Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Working with a Great Group of Computer Engineers

Progent's work environment will make you a better consultant by improving your technical skills and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the top professional talent for you to operate with, offering an advanced system architecture, using specialized application tools to deliver the highest quality of service, and by optimizing proven operational models for finding and retaining clients.

The decisive factor that differentiates us from other network support firms is the quality of our consulting team. Among the scores of consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have assembled the best talent across a broad range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, network security, Macintosh, Linux, virtual servers, or other vital technologies, we engage professionals who can help you to be successful on major projects by leveraging the aggregate experience of Progent's group of professionals.

To ensure the success of Progent's consultants, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful technology to perform the job properly. We will leverage technology to an impressive degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure allows seamless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — all from at-home or on-the-road offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit income because of regular commutes to a physical office, and all driving you do for in-person customer jobs is based on your own time table, not ours. The best benefit is that much of our support services can be performed off-site, representing maximum efficiency for billable hours. In fact, some Progent staff do off-site support only.

Progent's operations are set up for responding rapidly and effectively to customer requirements via knowledge exchange and cooperative problem resolution. Although Progent's engineers operate with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is unified, client problems and resolutions are meticulously monitored, documented, and archived for easy retrieval, current consultant schedules are published to facilitate team projects and enable trouble escalation, and customer approval is always monitored. We reinforce the sense of cooperation via monthly team meetings and quarterly corporate events.

The majority of Progent's team is located throughout Northern California, however Progent is attracting a rapidly expanding group of network experts from across America. Our virtual office environment eliminates regional boundaries that limit the efficiency of conventional company models. We complete the deal by offering a full benefit program to ensure the health and financial welfare of our employees and their relations.

Not only do we have awesome consulting professionals, our sales and administration groups live up to the high standards that is Progent. These top-notch contributors to Progent’s growth are enabling us to target and land the scores of new clients we are currently engaging every month. We recently marked the providing of services to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also a strong sales operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other job in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what keeps consulting interesting. Customers choose consulting firms to do the toughest jobs. Creative tasks, advanced deployments, vexing or chronic problems, and tricky upgrades are the basis for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every day excited about the opportunities to come.

On the way, you will meet some wonderful people, both by building close customer relationships and by working closely with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization from top to bottom. If you don’t have excellent communications skills or like working with a varied assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably not a good fit.

If all this seems good to you, we urge you to talk to us about our vision of the future of information technology consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Technical Prowess with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and implemented network can be a pivotal piece for enabling any firm's growth, and Progent applies this belief in our own network environment. Progent has built a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's in-house engineers and certified contractors to deliver fast and effective support, cooperate closely on sophisticated projects, and gain from professional and private growth from acting as a member of a dynamic company ethos of personal drive and independence.
















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