One of the premiere computer consulting firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a large team of talented support experts who concentrate on core technologies such as:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, access points, plus VoIP products
  • Enterprise security analysis
  • Sophisticated connectivity infrastructures
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system management

Progent's Experts Team, which includes freelance experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly specialized knowledge covering a wide range of key software applications and networking technologies that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management expertise
  • BI consulting for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web-based application design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and management consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database programming, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Office 365 training

Creative structures for attracting customers, delivering service, nurturing an efficient company culture, and providing generous compensation and benefits have enabled Progent to be among the most rapidly growing and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting firms in the U.S. and to build a worldwide organization for delivering online network assistance. If you are a certified IT technician or information technology expert with an orientation towards a client service and excellent communication skills, you will find in Progent an opportunity for enhancing your technical skills, developing a more independent career, and attaining financial security.

Learn Additional Information Concerning Working with Progent
Check out these pages to learn additional information about Progent's job opportunities, company culture, work conditions, profit sharing structure, and benefits:

Full-time Careers at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of on-staff workers such as motivated Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer consultants; connectivity experts with Cisco credentials; and consultants for fault-tolerant network design with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, non-stop systems, business continuity solutions, data preservation, and VMware technology. Progent is also looking for desktop support experts, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA certified security engineers. We are also looking for veteran managers and administrators who can perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office model. Find out additional information about full-time professional services positions at Progent by visiting Consulting Work at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities with Progent
Progent contracts freelance professionals who have specialized knowledge and field experience in high-demand IT topics outside Progent's main service focus. Progent's Experts Team hires freelance consultants who offer advice and development support for strategic applications such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; possess deep knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Sun, or offer expert help in areas such as telecom, web design, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle DBM development and administration. Independent contractors qualified by us coordinate with our full-time engineers to provide comprehensive solutions for small company networks. To find out more information concerning contracting opportunities with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, see Contracting Jobs at Progent.

How Progent Is Different
Progent has managed to recruit the best professional talent by being unique. Providing an innovative blend of enterprising spirit, insistence on client satisfaction, use of state-of-the-art technology, plus an independent work structure that allows for quality-of-life choices for our team members, Progent creates a stimulating culture for talented consultants who have a drive for rapidly improving their professional abilities to deliver concrete benefits for a variety of organizations and network environments. Find out more information about reasons we are different by visiting Reasons That We Are Unique.

Our Virtual Office Work Environment
Progent's virtual office environment utilizes advanced technologies that enable off-site support, wireless communication, convenient access to Progent's knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with talented team members to help you to resolve challenging IT issues. Progent's virtual office environment allows you to concentrate on delivering IT solutions instead of dealing with commutes and helps you nurture lasting customer relationships by permitting you to come up with quick, effective, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to find out additional information about our virtual office work environment, visit Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is directly determined by what you generate. You have the choice of focusing on life style and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our versatile structure to follow individual pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make considerable money through hard work and lots of hours. Progent also offers full family health care coverage as well as numerous other benefits. Find out more about Progent's compensation and benefit programs by referring to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Packages.

Consulting at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
To see answers to popular enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, go to Consulting at Progent Questions and Answers.

The following is a list of our present job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small organizations to maintain networks powered by 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 repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants 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 customer premises 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 the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely with customer's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Specifics on Desktop Engineer Positions


P018

Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize organizations maintain networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


Expert

Sr. Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Senior Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and deployment projects. The right candidate would be a computer consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Microsoft AD. This position demands a background in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these platforms.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Positions


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and explaining key elements of engagement propositions which align our deliverables with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with customers
  • Providing ongoing account management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually evolving technology

Details on Business Development Representative Positions - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to apply for any job listed above, you should send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please copy the job codes of the jobs that interest you.

Additional Facts About Jobs with Us

Staff Jobs for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Remote Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire staff-level, results-driven Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA credentials; Cisco certified system engineers with CCIE certification; security consultants who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security certification; and advanced system design consultants with a background in mobile access, wireless connectivity, high availability, business continuity, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also seeks employees to join Progent's staff of help desk support technicians and off-site troubleshooting experts. Also, We are seeking experienced administrators who can perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office culture.

By supporting a team of skilled and dedicated consultants, providing attentive customer services, and offering a strong value-focused pricing structure, Progent has been able to increase our customer base rapidly while providing professional services to numerous companies in Northern California and across the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common knowledge database, and a group approach to problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a skilled consulting team and a loyal client list.

If you are a network professional with technical support expertise, joining Progent or helping our customers can expand your skills via cooperation with Progent's staff of highly supportive, expert consultants. Progent's commitment to delivering information technology expertise and computer help to small organizations will give you the chance to collaborate closely with key players and contribute significantly to the success of exciting companies.

We are hiring technical professionals who have verifiable certification related to their technical expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have earned your Microsoft MCSE credential. For Cisco professionals, have your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For network security, you should have earned you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security credentials. Naturally, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Nevertheless, simply because a certificate does not ensure expertise is no justification for not having one. If you have mastered your stuff, then the majority of these tests should be no great difficulty. The point is that if you call yourself an expert, then clients expect credentials. We can promote your talents, but you need to provide basic certifications for us to work with. If you happen to be adamantly opposed to the concept of credentials, we can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not a good fit.

Contract Work for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux, and Sun Technology

For over two decades, Progent's consulting engineers have provided affordable and effective computer consulting expertise for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a shared support database, and a collaborative approach to problem resolution have enabled us to build a talented in-house team and dramatically grow a loyal client base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to offer customers the help of specialized computer consulting engineers who have in-depth knowledge and field background in key areas beyond Progent's primary focus in system support and security. Experts Team consultants are often freelance engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly qualified by Progent to work closely with our in-house engineers to deliver comprehensive, enterprise-class information technology solutions to small businesses. We are always expanding the Experts Group to meet the special needs of our customer base.

Progent's Experts Team now offers support in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Strategic and vertical application help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Special program design and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and client information portal development and integration
  • DBM support and performance help
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Benefits of being a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with Progent, you can leverage the impact of our explosive growth and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By having a team of talented and committed consultants, offering excellent customer support, and following a proven, value-oriented pricing structure, Progent has multiplied our customer base over the past several years and Progent now provides professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your services and technical knowledge into our quickly growing client base, so you spend less time signing up customers and more time making revenue.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's key team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified consultants who are the gateway to the influential managers among our customers.
  • Progent's sales and operations staffs will take care of the complete selling and contracting cycle, from opportunity identification, project approval, customer requirements definition, skills matching, job analysis proposal writing, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering top-quality consulting service.
  • We will provide you access to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, including professional conference locations in Northern California, and Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's extensive knowledge base, procedures based on industry best practices, library of professional publications, and the shared expertise from one of the country's largest pool of expert network professionals.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from leading technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost educational seminars, web connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting tools and product maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use programs for education or sales 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 not any charge to become part of our Experts Group, but we do have these requirements to join:

  • You need to show a proven track record as a consultant operating independently in your area of expertise, including at least a two year history of successful consulting jobs and/or have your own active client base for which you currently provide continuing consulting activity.
  • You have to show that you are an expert in your field of concentration, including having an extensive work-related history and strong references, and have up-to-date manufacturer and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You have to be able to carry yourself in a professional manner and be self motivated and confident in your abilities. You need to have excellent communications skills and know how to work effectively by yourself or as part of a group.
  • You have to know how to explain realistic goals to customers and other Progent consultants and you have to be able evaluate jobs, produce task plans, and estimate realistic work schedules.

Improve Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Team of Computer Engineers

Progent's productive atmosphere will allow you to become a more capable consulting professional by improving your information technology knowledge and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the top professional experts for you to operate with, offering an advanced network and communications infrastructure, running custom application utilities to enable the highest level of support, and by optimizing our operational structures for attracting and maintaining clients.

The decisive factor that differentiates us from other network support firms is the high quality of our support professionals. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined Progent, we have recruited top expertise covering a broad range of technologies. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux, VMware, or other crucial technologies, we deploy experts who can enable you to be successful on major jobs by combining the collective experience of Progent's group of professionals.

To promote the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest significantly in providing the most powerful tools to perform the job efficiently. Progent will leverage technology to an extraordinary extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables effortless communications, collaboration, and information sharing with fellow Progent team members — entirely from home-based or on-the-road offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue because of daily commutes to a physical office building, and any driving you do for in-person client jobs is determined by your time table, not ours. The best part is that much of Progent's support services can be done remotely, representing 100% efficiency for income-producing hours. In fact, some Progent staff do off-site support exclusively.

Our operations are geared towards reacting quickly and effectively to client requirements via information exchange and cooperative problem solving. Even though Progent's engineers work with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is unified, customer problems and resolutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and archived for easy reference, current consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline group projects and enable problem escalation, and customer approval is continually monitored. We reinforce the sense of connection via monthly workgroup meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of our team is situated throughout Northern California, however we are attracting a quickly growing team of network professionals from across America. Our virtual office infrastructure does away with regional boundaries that limit the productivity of conventional company models. We complete the deal by providing a full employee care plan to ensure the health and economic security of our employees and their families.

Not only do we have awesome consultants, Progent's sales and operations groups match the high standards that characterizes Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s growth are enabling us to identify and land the 50-60 new customers we are currently engaging every month. Progent lately celebrated the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also a strong sales operation.

Having 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 you would in any other position in information technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of technical challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Customers rely on consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative tasks, advanced implementations, puzzling or entrenched issues, and tricky migrations are the basis for what we do daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is all too common for computer engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every day enthusiastic about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will meet some wonderful folks, both by building strong client contacts and by working in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their growth. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company through and through. If you do not offer excellent people skills or like working with a varied assortment of people, then we are in all likelihood not a good match.

If all this seems good to you, we invite you to talk to Progent about our view of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

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

Progent believes that a carefully architected and implemented information system can be a pivotal piece for enabling a firm's growth, and Progent follows this credo in our corporate system infrastructure. Progent has built a non-stop virtual office network that enables Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and effective support, cooperate closely on complex projects, and gain from professional and private growth by being a member of an exciting business culture of self motivation and freedom.
















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