Among America's top IT consulting firms for business systems, Progent manages a full-time staff of certified service professionals who concentrate on core IT areas such as:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Enterprise security analysis
  • Sophisticated network architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and network management

Our Experts Group, which contracts freelance experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally refined skills in a wide range of key software areas and networking solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • BI consulting for SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Web-based application software design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database development and management consulting
  • Office Access application development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 individual and group training

Creative structures for acquiring clients, providing service, establishing a dynamic working environment, and offering highly competitive compensation and benefits have allowed us to be one of the most rapidly growing and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in America and to establish a worldwide presence for providing remote IT assistance. If you are a certified computer technician or information technology consultant with a focus on a customer service and strong communication skills, you will discover Progent a chance for enhancing your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving economic security.

Find Out Additional Details About Working with Progent
Check out these pages to learn additional information concerning Progent's work opportunities, business culture, operational environment, compensation structure, and benefits:

Full-time Jobs at Progent
Progent is seeking a range of on-staff workers including experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCSA network consultants; network consultants who have Cisco certification; and consultants for advanced network design with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability environments, business continuity solutions, data protection, and virtual servers. We are also hiring workstation support technicians, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISSP certified security engineers. We are also looking for veteran managers able to perform efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn additional details about full-time consulting jobs at Progent by visiting Full-time Positions at Progent.

Contracting Work at Progent
Progent contracts independent professionals with proven knowledge and hands-on experience in high-demand information technology areas beyond Progent's main service concentration. Progent's Experts Group hires independent consultants who can provide advice and development services for strategic applications such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have deep knowledge of popular operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer world-class help in technologies like telecom, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle Database programming and management. Freelance consultants qualified by us coordinate with Progent's full-time engineers to provide comprehensive solutions for small and midsize business networks. In order to find out more details about contract work with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, see Contract Jobs at Progent.

Ways That Progent Is Exceptional
Progent has been able to recruit the best consulting talent by being different. Providing a powerful mix of enterprising drive, commitment to client satisfaction, use of advanced technical tools, and a flexible business structure that offers life-style choices for our consulting team, Progent creates a dynamic setting for select individuals who have a desire for rapidly enhancing their professional abilities to deliver real-world benefits for a range of organizations and technical environments. Learn more information about ways that Progent is different by referring to How We Are Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Progent's virtual office environment provides advanced technical tools that allow off-site access, wireless communication, convenient availability of our knowledge bases, and instant cooperation with talented colleagues to allow you to resolve business-critical IT problems. Our virtual office structure frees consultants to concentrate on delivering service instead of fighting commutes and lets you nurture lasting customer relationships by permitting you to provide fast, viable, and affordable solutions. To find out additional details about Progent's virtual office business model, visit Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is directly tied to what you contribute. Consultants have the option of concentrating on life style and choosing to work at an easy pace, using Progent's flexible structure to make time for personal pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make considerable money by persistent work and lots of hours. Progent also offers full family health coverage plus numerous other benefits. Find out additional details concerning Progent's compensation model and benefits by visiting Progent Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent FAQs
For answers to common questions about becoming a consultant at Progent, visit Jobs at Progent Questions and Answers.

Below is a list of some current job opportunities:

Job Code


Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small organizations to 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, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Positions


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 position that will be performed at Progent's customer sites in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with customer's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

More information on Desktop Engineer Job


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

Details about Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Job


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

More information about Sr. Exchange Consultant Positions


Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior-level sales executive responsible for selling the company's broad portfolio of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and explaining key elements of service proposals that tie Progent's deliverables with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining strong relationships with clients
  • Providing continuing account management and generating follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly changing technology

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

If you wish to enquire about any job listed above, you should e-mail your background information to Be sure to copy the job codes of the positions of interest.

Additional Facts About Jobs with Us

Fulltime Jobs for Network Consultants, Desktop Service Specialists,
Security Experts, and Online Support Professionals

Progent is seeking to find full-time, results-oriented Microsoft accredited consultants with MCSE or MCP certification; Cisco certified system consultants with Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security consultants with CISSP or comparable security certification; and advanced network design experts with a background in mobile access, wireless networking, high uptime, workplace recovery, data protection, and virtual servers. Progent also seeks employees to work on Progent's team of desktop support technicians and remote troubleshooting professionals. Also, Progent is looking for experienced administrators who can perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of talented and dedicated professionals, delivering world-class client services, and following a strong value-based pricing structure, We have managed to expand our customer list dramatically while delivering professional services to hundreds of companies in Northern California and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common knowledge base, and a group strategy for problem solving have helped Progent to retain a skilled staff and a satisfied client list.

For a network consultant with technical support expertise, joining Progent or working for our clients can enhance your knowledge via cooperation with Progent's staff of highly team-oriented, talented engineers. Progent's focus on delivering network expertise and technical help to small and midsize organizations will offer you the opportunity to work intimately with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is looking for consultants that have verifiable certification related to their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you must have earned your MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco consultants, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For network security, you should have you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or one of the other leading security certifications. Naturally, we are aware of “paper MCSEs.” Still, the fact that a credential can not ensure excellence is no excuse for not having one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of these tests should present no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself an expert, then customers expect certifications. We will broadcast your skills, but you need to have standard credentials for Progent to work with. In case you happen to be strongly opposed to the idea of credentials, we can sympathize with and honor your position, but you are likely not a good fit.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's consulting engineers have provided low-cost and effective computer consulting services for small businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared support knowledge base, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have enabled Progent to retain a talented consulting group and quickly expand a loyal clientele.

The Experts Group is our way to offer clients the services of expert computer consulting engineers who have in-depth knowledge and field background in important technologies outside of Progent's primary concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are often freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully qualified by Progent to collaborate with Progent's staff engineers to deliver comprehensive, enterprise-class information technology services to small companies. Progent is continually enhancing the Experts Team in order to address the special requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Team now provides support in these areas:

  • Apple OS networking and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Strategic and vertical program support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Custom program design and integration
  • Web site, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer portal design and integration
  • DBM support and performance help
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture consulting

Benefits of being part of Our Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can benefit from the impact of our dramatic growth and top-notch reputation in the industry. By maintaining a team of talented and committed consultants, offering attentive customer care, and practicing a strong, value-focused billing structure, Progent has quadrupled our clientele over the past several years and Progent currently provides professoinal support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and across the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing team takes care of all aspects of promoting your skills and areas of knowledge into our rapidly expanding client base, so you spend less time finding customers and extra time making revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's core team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the gateway to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Our sales and administration staffs will take care of the entire sales and contracting process, from opportunity generation, project approval, customer needs description, capabilities matching, project analysis proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus is on delivering high-level consulting service.
  • We will gives you access to our advanced virtual office environment, including convenient conference locations throughout the San Francisco area, and Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our extensive database, procedures based on best practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate expertise from one of the country's largest pool of expert information technology engineers.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from leading technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost ordiscounted educational seminars, on-line connections to special vendor support utilities and product support resources, and on-line internal use programs for education or sales purposes.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is not any charge to become part of Progent's Experts Group, but Progent has the following requirements for membership:

  • You should have a strong background as a consulting professional working on your own in your area of expertise, including at least a two year record of successful consulting jobs or you must have your own active customer base for which you currently provide ongoing consulting services.
  • You need to show that you have expertise in your field of specialization, which includes showing a long work-related history and excellent referrals, and have up-to-date manufacturer or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You have to be able to present yourself in a professional way and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You need to have excellent people skills and understand how to operate successfully alone or as a member of a team.
  • You must know how to communicate realistic expectations to clients and other Progent team members and you need to know how analyze tasks, create project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Team of Network Engineers

Progent's work environment will make you a better consulting professional by improving your technical skills and boosting the satisfaction of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by attracting the top consulting experts for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, running custom application tools to deliver the highest level of support, and by streamlining proven business models for finding and keeping clients.

The decisive factor that distinguishes Progent from other network support companies is the excellence of our consulting team. Among the scores of consulting experts who have joined Progent, we have assembled the best expertise covering a broad range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, network security, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other key areas, we deploy experts who can enable you to be successful on larger jobs by leveraging the aggregate experience of our team of experts.

To ensure the productivity of Progent's consultants, we invest significantly in providing the most powerful tools to do the work efficiently. Progent will leverage technology to an extraordinary extent and our advanced virtual office environment allows effortless communications, collaboration, and information sharing with fellow Progent consultants — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue because of daily commutes to a conventional office building, and any driving you do for in-person customer jobs is determined by your time table, not Progent's. The most attractive part is that much of Progent's consulting work can be performed off-site, offering 100% efficiency for income-producing hours. In fact, some of our staff do remote consulting only.

Progent's business structure is set up for reacting rapidly and effectively to customer requirements via knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Even though Progent's consultants operate with a high level of independence, resource allocation is centralized, client issues and resolutions are meticulously monitored, recorded, and archived for convenient reference, current consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline group tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and client approval is continually evaluated. We reinforce the sense of connection through periodic team conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of Progent's consultants are situated throughout Northern California, but Progent is attracting a rapidly expanding team of consulting experts throughout the United States. Our virtual office environment does away with geographic boundaries that limit the productivity of traditional company models. We complete the deal by providing a comprehensive benefit plan to ensure the physical health and economic welfare of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have awesome consultants, our sales and administration groups match the high standards that defines Progent. These high-performance contributors to our success are enabling us to target and land the scores of new customers we are now engaging each month. We lately marked the providing of services to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why we are also an effective marketing organization.

Possessing a passion for technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with us. A career in consulting will drive you to learn more than you would in any other job in information technology. Being confronted by a steady series of network challenges is what makes consulting exciting. Clients choose consulting firms to do the “hard stuff.” Creative projects, advanced deployments, vexing or chronic issues, and tricky upgrades are the foundation for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is all too common for network professionals in traditional corporate roles. You will awake every day enthusiastic about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will work with some great folks, both by building close client relationships and by working in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented company from top to bottom. If you don’t offer strong people skills or enjoy cooperating with a diverse assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably not a good match.

If all this sounds right for you, we urge you to talk to us about our vision of the future of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a well architected and executed network can be a pivotal factor for accelerating any company's success, and Progent follows this credo in our corporate network infrastructure. We have created a zero-downtime virtual office infrastructure that enables our in-house consultants and certified contractors to offer rapid and efficient support, cooperate closely on complex projects, and experience career and private growth by acting as a member of a dynamic company ethos of personal drive and independence.

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