Among America's premiere network consulting companies for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a full-time staff of talented support professionals who focus on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • Enterprise security analysis
  • Advanced connectivity infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and system administration

Progent's Experts Team, which includes freelance experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally refined knowledge covering a wide variety of critical software applications and networking solutions that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • BI consulting for SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Crystal Reports
  • CIO, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web app development, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database development and management consulting
  • Microsoft Access application programming, enhancement and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Office 365 individual and group training

Innovative structures for attracting customers, delivering support, establishing an efficient working environment, and offering generous compensation have allowed us to become one of the most rapidly growing and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant organizations in America and to establish a worldwide organization for providing remote IT assistance. If you are an accredited computer technician or network expert with a focus on a customer success and excellent communication skills, consultants should consider Progent an opportunity for adding to your professional skills, living a more independent lifestyle, and achieving financial security.

Learn More Details About Jobs at Progent
Check out these pages to find out more details concerning Progent's work openings, company philosophy, operational environment, profit sharing model, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
We are seeking a range of full-time workers such as motivated Microsoft MCSE network consultants; network experts with Cisco CCIE credentials; and consultants for advanced system design with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, non-stop systems, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also looking for desktop support technicians, off-site service professionals, and CISSP, CISM, or CISA certified security engineers. We are also looking for experienced managers and administrators who can perform efficiently in Progent's dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn more details about staff professional services positions at Progent by referring to Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Contract Work at Progent
Progent contracts freelance consultants who have in-depth knowledge and field experience in crucial IT topics beyond Progent's primary service focus. Progent's Experts Team hires contractors who can provide advice and development support for line-of-business applications such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have in-depth expertise with non-Microsoft operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Sun, or offer world-class skills in technologies such as telecommunications, web site development, Juniper infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle Database programming and management. Freelance contractors qualified by Progent coordinate with Progent's full-time consultants to deliver comprehensive IT services for small business networks. To learn more information about contract opportunities with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contracting Opportunities with Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Unique
Progent has managed to recruit the top professional experts by being different. Providing a powerful mix of enterprising drive, insistence on customer success, use of state-of-the-art technology, and a flexible business model that offers life-style choices for Progent's team members, Progent creates a dynamic setting for select individuals who posses a desire for rapidly enhancing their technical skills to deliver concrete solutions for a range of businesses and technical environments. Find out additional details concerning reasons we are unique by referring to Ways That Progent Is Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Progent's virtual office environment incorporates sophisticated technical tools that allow remote support, wireless connectivity, easy availability of Progent's support databases, and instant cooperation with mobile team members to help you to resolve business-critical network problems. Our virtual office model enables consultants to focus on providing service rather than fighting traffic and lets consultants establish successful client relationships by enabling you to provide quick, viable, and affordable solutions. To learn additional details concerning Progent's virtual office network, refer to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. What you make is wholly tied to what you contribute. Consultants have the choice of focusing on quality of life and electing to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's versatile structure to follow individual pursuits, or you can take advantage of the chance to make significant money through hard effort and lots of hours. Progent also provides complete family health care coverage as well as many additional benefits. Find out more details concerning our compensation and benefits by going to Our Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For replies to popular questions concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, visit Consulting at Progent FAQs.

Here is a description of Progent's present job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant Jobs


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to help our clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at Progent's client 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 based on current 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.

Specifics on Desktop Engineer Job


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small businesses manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Job


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The right candidate should be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a thorough understanding of Microsoft AD. This role would require experience in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and support of these technologies.

Details on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert Positions


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling the company's extensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and articulating crucial components of engagement proposals that align our services with real business value
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Explaining rapidly evolving technology

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


If you would like to enquire about any job listed above, you should e-mail your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please include the code numbers of the jobs of interest.

Details Concerning Jobs at Progent

Staff Jobs for Network Consultants, Desktop Service Technicians,
Security Experts, and Online Support Professionals

Progent wants to hire fulltime, results-driven Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco certified system consultants with Cisco credentials; security consultants with CISSP, CISM, or CISA or equivalent security certification; and advanced network design consultants with a background in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, service continuity, business continuity, information protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is hiring employees who can join our team of helpdesk support specialists and off-site support professionals. Also, Progent is hiring experienced administrators who can operate productively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By supporting a team of talented and motivated professionals, providing attentive customer care, and offering a competitive value-based fee model, We have been able to increase our client list dramatically while providing consulting services to numerous companies in Northern California and throughout the U.S. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared knowledge database, and a team strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to maintain a talented consulting team and a loyal customer list.

If you are an information technology professional with technical support expertise, joining Progent or helping our clients can enhance your knowledge through interaction with our group of highly supportive, expert engineers. Our commitment to delivering information technology consulting and computer help to small companies will offer you the opportunity to collaborate closely with key players and contribute significantly to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is hiring technical professionals who have recognized credentials in their technical expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco professionals, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP certificate. For network security, you should have you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or other top security certifications. Of course, we are familiar with "paper experts". However, the fact that a credential can not guarantee excellence is no reason for not owning one. If you know your stuff, then the majority of these tests should pose no great difficulty. The point is that if you are an expert, then customers expect credentials. Progent can broadcast your skills, but you must provide a baseline of credentials for us to work with. In case you are strongly opposed to the concept of credentials, we can understand and honor your opinion, but you are likely not a good candidate.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over 20 years, our computer professionals have offered affordable and effective computer consulting services for small businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem solving have enabled us to build a strong staff and dramatically grow a loyal client base.

The Experts Team is our way to provide clients the help of specialized computer support professionals who have advanced skills and work background in key areas outside of our core concentration in network support and security. Experts Group members are often freelance engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly certified by us to collaborate with Progent's in-house consultants to provide end-to-end, enterprise-class network services to small and midsize companies. Progent is continually enhancing the Experts Group in order to meet the special requirements of our customer base.

Progent's Experts Group now offers consulting in these technologies:

  • Apple OS integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Mission-critical and specialized program support
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Custom program design and integration
  • Web site, eCommerce, EDI, and client information portal design and deployment
  • Database support and performance consulting
  • Business information expertise
  • Telecommunications architecture support

Advantages of becoming a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can benefit from the impact of Progent's dramatic expansion and excellent recognition in the industry. By having a group of talented and dedicated professionals, offering attentive customer support, and following a proven, value-oriented billing structure, Progent has quadrupled our customer base over the last few years and Progent now provides consulting services to hundreds of businesses in California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff handles all aspects of marketing your skills and areas of knowledge into our rapidly expanding customer base, so you expend less time signing up clients and extra time generating revenue.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the gateway to the key executives among our clients.
  • Progent's sales and administration groups will take care of the entire sales and engagement process, from lead generation, job approval, client needs definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal generation, contract negotiation and generation. Your entire focus is on delivering high-level consulting service.
  • Progent will provide you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, including convenient conference locations throughout the San Francisco area, as well as Internet and telecomm access throughout the United States.
  • You will have access to Progent's vast knowledge base, procedures based on best practices, abundance of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest independent groups of expert consulting professionals.
  • Progent will share partner-only benefits from top technology companies such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line access to special vendor support utilities and product maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use software for education or demonstration use.
  • You will have the security of backup coverage from Progent's staff consultants and other Expert Team members in the event you are unavailable to respond to client demands due to work schedule conflicts, vacation, sickness, or training.
  • As a 1099 subcontractor to Progent, you get simplified, risk-free invoicing and consistent payment schedules. In addition, Progent is responsible for receivables collection

There is no fee to become a member of our Experts Team, but Progent has strict requirements to join:

  • You need to have a strong track record as a consultant working on your own in your field of specialization, including a minimum two year record of successful contracting projects and/or have your own active client base for which you now provide continuing consulting services.
  • You should show that you have expertise in your field of concentration, including having an extensive task-relevant history and strong referrals, and have current manufacturer and/or institutional professional certifications.
  • You have to be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your skills. You must have strong people skills and understand how to operate successfully alone or as a member of a team.
  • You should be able to communicate realistic goals to clients and fellow Progent team members and you must know how analyze tasks, produce project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Abilities with the Best Technology and
Working with the Top Group of Network Consultants

Progent's company culture will allow you to become a more capable consultant by improving your information technology knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your customers. Progent makes good on this commitment by recruiting the best consulting talent for you to operate with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications architecture, using custom software tools to enable the maximum level of service, and by optimizing proven operational models for attracting and keeping customers.

The decisive factor that differentiates Progent from other consulting firms is the quality of our consultants. Among the 50 or so consultants who have teamed with us, we have recruited top expertise covering a broad range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Macintosh, Linux, virtual servers, or other crucial application, we deploy experts who can help you to be successful on major projects by leveraging the aggregate experience of Progent's group of professionals.

To promote the success of our team, we invest significantly in making available the best technology to do the work efficiently. We will exploit technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables effortless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge exchange with fellow Progent team members — entirely from home-based or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit income because of regular drives to a conventional office building, and any driving you do for on-site client jobs is based on your own time table, not Progent's. The best part is that much of Progent's support services can be done remotely, offering 100% productivity for billable hours. In practice, some of our team members do off-site consulting only.

Our operations are geared towards responding quickly and efficiently to customer needs via knowledge sharing and cooperative problem solving. Even though our engineers work with a high level of independence, dispatching is centralized, customer issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and organized for easy reference, current engineer availability is broadcast to facilitate group tasks and simplify problem escalation, and customer approval is always monitored. We strengthen the sense of connection through monthly team conferences and regular company-wide events.

The majority of our consultants are situated throughout Northern California, however Progent is attracting a rapidly expanding group of network experts throughout the United States. Progent's virtual office infrastructure does away with regional boundaries that restrict the productivity of conventional company structures. We complete the deal by providing a comprehensive employee care program to promote the physical health and financial welfare of our employees and their relations.

Not only do we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's sales and administration groups live up to the high standards that is Progent. These high-performance factors behind our success are helping us to target and sign up the 50-60 new customers we are currently acquiring each month. We lately celebrated the delivery of services to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also a strong sales organization.

Having a passion for technical proficiency is a key for success with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other job in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of network challenges is what keeps consulting exciting. Clients choose a consultant to do the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or entrenched problems, and difficult upgrades are the basis for our services daily. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for computer engineers in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every day excited about the challenges to come.

On the way, you will meet some great people, both by building strong customer relationships and by operating in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their growth. Of course, technology is vital, but we are a relationship-oriented company from top to bottom. If you don’t offer excellent communications skills or like working with a varied assortment of people, then we are probably a poor fit.

If all this sounds good to you, we invite you to contact us about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

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