One of America's premiere network consulting companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent maintains a large team of certified support experts who focus on mainstream technologies such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • System security consulting
  • Advanced connectivity infrastructures
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system management

Our Experts Team, which includes freelance experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides exceptionally specialized knowledge covering a broad range of vital software areas and networking technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and application software
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • BI consulting for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web app development, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database development and management consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database application development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Innovative models for finding customers, delivering support, establishing an efficient company culture, and offering generous profit sharing have allowed Progent to be one of the fastest growing and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in America and to build an international presence for delivering remote IT support. If you are a certified IT support professional or network expert with a focus on a client service and strong people skills, consultants will find in Progent an opportunity for enhancing your professional skills, living a more rewarding career, and attaining financial security.

Find Out More Information Concerning Jobs with Progent
Follow these links to learn more details concerning our job openings, business culture, operational environment, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Consulting Careers at Progent
We are seeking a range of on-staff workers such as motivated Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP network consultants; connectivity consultants with Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; and specialists in advanced system architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop environments, business continuity planning, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent is also seeking desktop support experts, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISSP accredited security engineers. Progent is also seeking veteran managers able to perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out more details concerning full-time professional services work at Progent by going to Full-time Positions at Progent.

Freelance Work at Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants with specialized expertise and hands-on experience in crucial information technology areas beyond Progent's primary service focus. Our Experts Team includes contractors who can provide consulting and development services for mission-critical solutions such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have specialized expertise with popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer expert help in areas such as telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle DBM programming and management. Independent consultants qualified by us cooperate with Progent's staff consultants to provide end-to-end IT services for small and midsize business networks. If you want to learn additional details concerning freelance opportunities with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, visit Freelance Work at Progent.

Ways That We Are Different
We have been able to attract the best consulting talent by being different. Providing a powerful mix of entrepreneurial spirit, insistence on client satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus a flexible work model that accommodates quality-of-life options for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating setting for talented consultants who have a drive for quickly improving their professional skills to deliver real-world solutions for a variety of businesses and technical environments. Learn additional information about how we are different by referring to How Progent Is Different.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office model utilizes sophisticated technologies that allow remote support, wireless connectivity, easy availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and instant cooperation with talented colleagues to allow you to resolve business-critical network issues. Our virtual office model enables consultants to focus on delivering IT solutions instead of fighting commutes and helps consultants nurture successful customer relationships by permitting you to provide quick, viable, and cost-effective solutions. In order to learn more information about our virtual office business model, go to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Our compensation is determined by revenue sharing. What you earn is entirely tied to the revenue you contribute. You have the choice of focusing on quality of life and choosing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our flexible schedule to follow individual enthusiasms, or you can take advantage of the chance to earn significant income by persistent effort and long consulting time. Progent also provides complete family health care insurance plus numerous additional benefits. Find out more concerning Progent's compensation model and benefits by visiting Progent Compensation Model and Benefits.

Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For replies to common questions concerning becoming employed by Progent, see Employment at Progent FAQs.

Below is a list of our present job opportunities:


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Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize businesses to manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Engineer - 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 position that will be performed at Progent's customer locations 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 client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Positions


P018

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft IT consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small organizations manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


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Senior Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Sr. Microsoft Exchange consultant to spearhead large-scale Microsoft Exchange design and deployment initiatives. The right applicant should be a computer consultant with mastery in the area of Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 and with a thorough grasp of Active Directory. This position would require a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these platforms.

Specifics about Sr. Exchange Consultant Job


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Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's comprehensive portfolio of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating key components of consulting proposals that tie our deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Maintaining good relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually changing IT technology

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


If you would like to apply for any opening listed above, please send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to state the code numbers of the jobs that interest you.

Details Concerning Work at Progent

Fulltime Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Support Professionals

Progent wants to hire fulltime, results-driven Microsoft certified consultants with Microsoft MCSE certification; Cisco accredited system engineers who have CCIE certification; security professionals who have CISSP or comparable security certification; and high-end network architecture experts with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, service continuity, disaster recovery, information protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for employees who can join Progent's staff of desktop service technicians and remote support experts. Also, Progent is hiring talented managers who can operate productively in our high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a staff of skilled and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client services, and offering a competitive results-focused fee structure, Progent has managed to expand our client list rapidly while delivering consulting support to numerous businesses in the San Francisco area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a common information database, and a team approach to problem solving have allowed Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a loyal client list.

If you are an information technology professional with troubleshooting expertise, teaming with Progent or working for our customers can expand your skills through cooperation with our group of highly team-oriented, talented engineers. Our focus on providing information technology consulting and technical support to small companies will offer you the chance to work closely with decision makers and add significantly to the success of dynamic companies.

Progent is hiring consultants who can show verifiable credentials in their special focus. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco professionals, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP credential. For network security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or other top security certifications. Of course, we are familiar with "paper experts". Still, the fact that a certificate can not guarantee expertise is no justification for not earning one. If you have mastered your field, then most of these tests should be no great difficulty. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself an expert, then clients deserve to see certifications. We will promote your talents, but you must provide standard certifications for Progent to market. If you are adamantly opposed to the concept of credentials, we can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are probably not a good fit.

Freelance Work for Certified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For more than 20 years, Progent's information technology professionals have offered low-cost and effective network consulting expertise for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a team approach to problem solving have helped us to retain a talented consulting group and quickly expand a loyal customer base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide customers the help of expert computer support engineers who have in-depth knowledge and work background in important areas outside of Progent's core focus in network infrastructure and security. Experts Team members are typically freelance engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who are thoroughly certified by us to collaborate with Progent's staff consultants to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class information technology services to small and midsize businesses. Progent is continually enhancing our Experts Group in order to meet the particular needs of our clients.

Our Experts Team currently offers support in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and specialized program support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Special program development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal design and deployment
  • DBM support and performance consulting
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecom architecture support

Advantages of being part of Progent's Experts Team include:

  • By working with Progent, you get to take advantage of the impact of Progent's explosive expansion and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By having a team of talented and dedicated consultants, offering excellent client care, and practicing a strong, ROI-oriented pricing model, Progent has multiplied our customer base during the past few years and Progent currently provides consulting services to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the U.S.
  • Progent's experienced marketing team takes care of all facets of marketing your services and technical expertise into our rapidly expanding customer base, so you expend less effort finding customers and extra time making money.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and our core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who are the gateway to the key executives among our clients.
  • Progent's sales and administration teams will take care of the complete sales and engagement process, from opportunity generation, project approval, client requirements description, capabilities matching, job scoping proposal generation, contract negotiation and execution. Your entire responsibility stays with providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you connections to our sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work locations throughout the San Francisco area, and data and voice connectivity throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast database, processes based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared experience from one of Northern California's largest pool of experienced consulting engineers.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from top vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost educational seminars, web access to special vendor support tools and product maintenance resources, and downloadable in-house use programs for training and/or demonstration use.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is no cost to be part of our Experts Team, but we do have the following qualifications for membership:

  • You need to show a proven track record as a consultant operating independently in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year record of successful contracting projects or you must have your own active client base to which you now deliver ongoing support services.
  • You have to show that you have expertise in your area of concentration, including showing a long work-related history and strong references, and have current manufacturer or industry professional certifications.
  • You have to know how to carry yourself in a professional way and be self driven and confident in your abilities. You should have strong people skills and be able to work efficiently alone or as a member of a group.
  • You have to be able to articulate proper expectations to clients and fellow Progent team members and you need to be able evaluate tasks, create task plans, and estimate realistic time lines.

Enhance Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Working with the Top Group of Network Engineers

Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a better professional by improving your information technology knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the best professional talent for you to operate with, providing an advanced network and communications infrastructure, running custom application tools to enable the highest quality of support, and by optimizing our operational models for finding and retaining customers.

The decisive factor that distinguishes Progent from typical consulting companies is the quality of our support professionals. Out of the scores of consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited top talent covering a wide range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco firewalls, network security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, server virtualization, or other vital application, we deploy experts who can enable you to be successful on major jobs by combining the collective skills of Progent's group of experts.

To ensure the success of our consultants, we invest heavily in making available the most powerful technology to perform the job efficiently. Progent will exploit technology to an extraordinary extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables effortless communications, collaboration, and information exchange with fellow Progent team members — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue because of regular commutes to a conventional office building, and all travel you do for on-site customer jobs is determined by your own schedule, not ours. The best benefit is that most of our support work can be performed remotely, representing maximum productivity for billable hours. In fact, some Progent staff do remote consulting exclusively.

Progent's operations are geared towards reacting rapidly and efficiently to client requirements through information sharing and cooperative problem resolution. Although Progent's consultants operate with a great deal of independence, dispatching is unified, client problems and solutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and archived for easy retrieval, up-to-date engineer schedules are published to facilitate group tasks and enable trouble escalation, and client satisfaction is continually evaluated. We reinforce the sense of connection through monthly team meetings and quarterly corporate events.

The majority of our consultants are situated across California, but we are building a quickly growing group of network experts throughout America. Progent's virtual office environment does away with geographic obstacles that limit the efficiency of traditional company structures. We enhance the deal by providing a comprehensive benefit program to ensure the health and economic welfare of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have world-class consultants, our marketing and operations groups live up to the excellence that defines Progent. These high-performance factors behind our growth are helping us to identify and sign up the scores of new clients we are currently engaging every month. Progent recently marked the delivery of services to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also an effective marketing organization.

Possessing a passion for technical excellence is a cornerstone for success with us. A job in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in information technology. Being confronted by a steady series of network challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Customers rely on consulting firms to perform the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or entrenched issues, and difficult upgrades are the basis for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is sadly common for network engineers in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will work with some wonderful people, both by establishing close customer relationships and by working closely with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-oriented organization heart and soul. If you do not offer strong people skills or like cooperating with a varied assortment of people, then Progent is probably not a good fit.

If all this seems good to you, we invite you to contact us about our view of the future of network consulting.

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

Progent is convinced that a well designed and implemented network can be a crucial piece for accelerating a firm's growth, and Progent follows this credo in our corporate system environment. Progent has built a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that allows our in-house engineers and certified contractors to offer fast and efficient support, collaborate easily on complex projects, and gain from professional and personal growth by acting as a member of a dynamic company culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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