One of America's premiere computer consultant firms for business networks, Progent maintains a large team of certified service professionals who focus on core IT areas including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • System security consulting
  • Advanced connectivity architecture
  • Remote IT support and system management

Our Experts Group, which contracts independent consultants qualified and managed by Progent, offers highly refined skills covering a wide range of critical software areas and networking solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX-powered, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • BI consulting for SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based app design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM programming and management help
  • Microsoft Office Access database application development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office 365 consulting

Innovative models for attracting clients, delivering service, maintaining an efficient company culture, and offering generous compensation have enabled Progent to be among the most rapidly expanding and best recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consulting firms in America and to establish an international organization for delivering remote IT service. If you are a certified IT technician or network expert with a focus on a customer service and strong communication skills, you will find in Progent an opportunity for increasing your technical skills, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving financial security.

Find Out More Details Concerning Working at Progent
Check out these pages to learn more details about our work openings, company culture, work conditions, compensation model, and benefits:

Full-time Jobs at Progent
Progent is looking for a range of full-time professionals including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, and MCP computer engineers; system consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with experience in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability systems, business continuity planning, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent is also looking for desktop support technicians, off-site service specialists, and CISM accredited security consultants. We are also hiring veteran managers and administrators able to perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office model. Learn more information concerning staff consulting positions at Progent by going to Consulting Work at Progent.

Freelance Jobs with Progent
Progent contracts independent professionals with proven expertise and working background in high-demand information technology topics beyond our main technical concentration. Our Experts Group hires independent consultants who can provide consulting and programming services for strategic solutions that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess deep knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide world-class skills in technologies like telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database programming and administration. Freelance contractors qualified by us coordinate with Progent's in-house engineers to deliver end-to-end IT services for small and midsize company networks. To find out additional details concerning freelance work with our Experts Consulting Group, visit Contract Jobs with Progent.

How Progent Is Exceptional
We have managed to recruit the best consulting talent by being unique. Providing an innovative mix of enterprising drive, dedication to client success, use of state-of-the-art technical tools, and a flexible work structure that accommodates life-style choices for our consulting team, Progent creates a dynamic setting for talented individuals who have a desire for rapidly enhancing their professional skills to deliver real-world solutions for a variety of businesses and network environments. Find out additional details about reasons Progent is unique by referring to Reasons That We Are Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Work Environment
Progent's virtual office model provides state-of-the-art technical tools that enable remote access, wireless communication, convenient availability of our support databases, and close cooperation with mobile team members to allow you to resolve challenging network problems. Progent's virtual office structure allows consultants to focus on delivering service instead of dealing with commutes and helps consultants nurture lasting client relationships by enabling you to provide fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. If you want to find out more information about Progent's virtual office network, visit Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation Model and Benefit Programs
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. What you make is entirely tied to the revenue you generate. Consultants have the choice of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's versatile schedule to follow individual pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make considerable money through hard work and long consulting time. Progent also provides comprehensive family health care insurance plus numerous other benefits. Learn more about our compensation model and benefit packages by going to Our Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Employment at Progent Questions and Answers
For answers to common questions concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, visit Jobs at Progent Q&A.

This is a description of some present job opportunities:

Job Code


Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a range of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of knowledge include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


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 position that will be performed at Progent's customer 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 laptop computers based on current 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.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Job


Senior Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small businesses manage IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important fields of expertise include system architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Job


Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange planning and implementation projects. The right applicant should be a computer consultant with mastery in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Microsoft AD. This position would require experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these platforms.

Specifics on Sr. Exchange Expert Jobs


Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to work as a senior-level sales executive responsible for selling the company's broad portfolio of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and explaining key components of service proposals that align Progent's services with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with clients
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing IT technology

Details about Business Development Representative (BDR) Job - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas

If you want to enquire about any position listed above, please e-mail your background information to Be sure to include the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

Additional Facts Concerning Jobs with Us

Staff Work for Network Engineers, Computer Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Online Help Professionals

Progent wants to hire staff-level, solutions-oriented Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP certification; Cisco certified network consultants with Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; security consultants with CISM or comparable security credentials; and advanced network architecture experts with a background in mobile access, wireless networking, high uptime, workplace recovery, information preservation, and virtual servers. Progent also seeks professionals who can join Progent's team of helpdesk support specialists and remote support experts. In addition, We are seeking experienced administrators who can perform productively in our fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of skilled and dedicated professionals, delivering attentive customer care, and following a strong value-focused pricing model, We have been able to increase our customer list rapidly while providing consulting services to numerous companies in the San Francisco area and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a common information base, and a team strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied client base.

If you are an information technology consultant with troubleshooting experience, teaming with Progent or helping our clients will enhance your skills via interaction with our staff of highly supportive, expert engineers. Our focus on providing network consulting and computer support to small organizations will give you the chance to collaborate intimately with key players and contribute appreciably to the growth of exciting businesses.

We are looking for consultants that can show recognized certification related to their special expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft expert, you should have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco professionals, show us your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should have earned you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other leading security certifications. Of course, we are aware of “paper MCSEs.” However, the fact that a credential can not ensure excellence is no reason for not earning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of these certifications should be no great difficulty. The point is that if you are an expert, then clients deserve to see credentials. Progent can market your talents, but you should provide standard certifications for us to market. In case you happen to be adamantly against the concept of certifications, Progent can understand and respect your opinion, but you are probably not a good fit.

Freelance Jobs for Qualified Application Specialists for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's consulting professionals have provided low-cost and successful network consulting services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared technical database, and a team philosophy for problem solving have helped us to retain a talented staff and quickly grow a satisfied clientele.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer customers the help of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have in-depth knowledge and field background in key areas outside of our primary concentration in network infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are often independent engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by Progent to work closely with Progent's staff consultants to deliver comprehensive, enterprise-class network services to small and midsize companies. Progent is continually enhancing our Experts Team in order to address the special needs of our clients.

Our Experts Team now offers support in these technologies:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management customization
  • Mission-critical and specialized application help
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Special program development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal design and integration
  • DBM support and efficiency help
  • Management information expertise
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Advantages of becoming a member of Our Experts Team include:

  • By working with us, you can leverage the momentum of our explosive growth and excellent reputation in the industry. By maintaining a group of talented and dedicated consultants, providing excellent customer care, and following a strong, value-oriented pricing model, we have quadrupled our clientele during the past several years and Progent now delivers professoinal support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's veteran marketing team handles all aspects of marketing your skills and technical knowledge into our quickly growing client base, so you expend less effort signing up clients and more time generating revenue.
  • Progent will assist in communications between you and Progent's key team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the gateway to the decision makers among Progent's customers.
  • Our selling and operations staffs will take care of the complete sales and contracting cycle, from lead generation, job qualification, client requirements definition, skills matching, project analysis proposal writing, contract negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering top-quality consulting service.
  • We will gives you connections to our sophisticated virtual office environment, offering convenient meeting/work locations throughout the San Francisco area, plus Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of Progent's extensive knowledge base, procedures based on industry best practices, library of professional publications, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced consulting engineers.
  • We will pass on special benefits from leading technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, web connections to special vendor support tools and product maintenance resources, and on-line in-house use programs for training and/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 cost to become part of our Experts Team, but Progent has strict qualifications for membership:

  • You should have a strong background as a consultant working on your own in your area of specialization, including at least a two year record of successful contracting projects and/or have an active client base to whom you currently deliver continuing support services.
  • You must demonstrate that you are an expert in your field of specialization, including showing a long work-related history and strong referrals, and possess up-to-date manufacturer or industry professional qualifications.
  • You need to be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your skills. You should have excellent inter-personal skills and understand how to work efficiently by yourself or as a member of a team.
  • You should know how to communicate proper goals to customers and other Progent team members and you need to be able analyze projects, produce task plans, and estimate realistic work schedules.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Team of Network Consultants

Progent's productive atmosphere will make you a better consulting professional by improving your information technology skills and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the best consulting talent for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, using custom application utilities to enable the maximum quality of support, and by optimizing our operational models for finding and maintaining clients.

The main factor that distinguishes us from ordinary consulting firms is the high caliber of our service staff. Among the 50 or so consulting experts who have joined Progent, we have assembled top expertise covering a broad range of technologies. Whether it’s Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, network security, Mac, Linux, server virtualization, or other vital technologies, we deploy professionals who can help you to be effective on major projects by combining the collective experience of our team of professionals.

To ensure the productivity of our consultants, we invest significantly in making available the most powerful tools to perform the work properly. Progent will exploit technology to an extraordinary extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows effortless communications, collaboration, and information sharing with fellow Progent team members — all from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or lose revenue with daily commutes to a conventional office, and any driving you do for in-person customer work is based on your own time table, not ours. The best benefit is that most of Progent's support work can be performed off-site, representing 100% productivity for billable time. In practice, some of our staff do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is set up for reacting quickly and efficiently to client needs via information exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Although our engineers operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is unified, client issues and resolutions are meticulously tracked, recorded, and archived for easy retrieval, up-to-date consultant availability is broadcast to streamline group projects and simplify trouble escalation, and customer satisfaction is always evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of connection through monthly team meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's team is located throughout California, however we are building a rapidly growing group of consulting experts from across the United States. Our virtual office environment eliminates regional boundaries that limit the productivity of traditional business structures. We enhance the deal by offering a comprehensive benefit plan to promote the physical health and financial security of our employees and their families.

Not only do we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and administration teams match the excellence that is Progent. These high-performance contributors to our success are enabling us to identify and sign up the scores of new customers we are now engaging each month. We lately marked the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also a strong sales operation.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for success with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other job in information technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of technical challenges is what makes consulting exciting. Clients rely on consultants to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, leading-edge implementations, puzzling or entrenched issues, and difficult migrations are the basis for our services every day. With us, you will not stall or be narrowly defined, as is all too common for network professionals in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every morning excited about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will meet some wonderful people, both by building strong client contacts and by operating closely with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their growth. Of course, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused organization heart and soul. If you don’t have strong people skills or like cooperating with a diverse assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably a poor fit.

If this seems right for you, we urge you to contact us about our view of the future of information technology consulting.

Get Lifestyle Benefits and Professional Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well architected and implemented information system is a pivotal piece for accelerating a company's success, and Progent applies this belief in our own system infrastructure. Progent has created a non-stop virtual office network that enables Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to offer rapid and efficient service, cooperate easily on sophisticated jobs, and experience career and personal maturity from being part of an exciting business ethos of self motivation and freedom.

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