One of America's top IT consultant companies for small and midsize business networks, Progent manages a full-time staff of certified service experts who concentrate on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, ASA firewalls, wireless APs, plus VoIP solutions
  • Network security consulting
  • Sophisticated connectivity architecture
  • Off-site IT support and network management

Our Experts Group, which contracts independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized knowledge covering a broad variety of vital software applications and networking technologies that include:

  • Apple OS and iOS networking and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun environments
  • Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Business Intelligence expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web application software design, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle Database programming and DBA help
  • Microsoft Office Access application programming, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 online training

Innovative models for finding clients, providing support, maintaining an efficient working environment, and providing highly competitive compensation have allowed us to become among the fastest expanding and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant firms in America and to build an international organization for delivering remote network expertise. If you are an accredited computer support professional or network consultant with a focus on a client service and excellent communication skills, consultants will find in Progent a chance for enhancing your technical knowledge, living a more rewarding lifestyle, and attaining financial security.

Learn Additional Information Concerning Jobs with Progent
Check out these links to learn more information concerning Progent's work openings, company philosophy, operational environment, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
We are hiring a range of on-staff professionals such as solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE and MCSA network engineers; network experts who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; and specialists in fault-tolerant network architecture with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop environments, business continuity solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. Progent is also hiring desktop support experts, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISA certified security professionals. Progent is also seeking veteran managers and administrators who can perform effectively in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out more details concerning staff consulting positions at Progent by going to Full-time Jobs at Progent.

Contract Jobs at Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants with proven expertise and working experience in crucial information technology topics beyond Progent's main technical concentration. Our Experts Group includes freelance consultants who can provide advice and programming services for mission-critical applications such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess in-depth knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Sun, or can provide world-class help in technologies such as telecommunications, web site design, Juniper products, eCommerce, or Oracle Database development and management. Independent consultants certified by Progent coordinate with Progent's staff professionals to deliver comprehensive solutions for small business networks. To learn more information concerning freelance jobs with our Experts Consulting Group, visit Contract Opportunities at Progent.

Reasons That We Are Unique
Progent has managed to recruit the top consulting talent by being unique. Providing a powerful mix of entrepreneurial drive, commitment to customer success, utilization of advanced technical tools, plus an independent work model that offers quality-of-life choices for our team members, Progent offers a dynamic environment for talented individuals who have a desire for quickly improving their technical skills to deliver concrete benefits for a variety of organizations and technical environments. Learn additional information concerning how we are unique by going to Ways That We Are Unique.

Our Virtual Office Work Environment
Our virtual office model incorporates state-of-the-art technologies that allow off-site support, wireless connectivity, convenient access to our support databases, and close cooperation with mobile team members to allow you to handle business-critical network issues. Progent's virtual office network frees consultants to focus on providing IT solutions instead of dealing with traffic and helps consultants nurture lasting customer relationships by enabling you to come up with quick, effective, and cost-effective solutions. To find out more information about our virtual office work environment, refer to Progent virtual Office Network.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Progent's compensation model is based on revenue sharing. The money you make is directly determined by the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the option of focusing on life style and electing to consult at a more relaxed pace, using our flexible schedule to make time for individual enthusiasms, or you can take advantage of the chance to make considerable income by hard work and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides full family health care coverage plus many other benefits. Find out more concerning our compensation model and benefit packages by visiting Progent Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For replies to common questions about becoming a consultant at Progent, visit Working with Progent FAQs.

Below is a description of some current job openings:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize organizations to maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include system infrastructure, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Experts to assist Progent's customers with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting position that will be performed at Progent's customer premises in the San Francisco Bay Area. Daytime availability is needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and notebook computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work closely with client's executives, management, IT staff or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the client's end users.

More information about Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small businesses manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important areas of knowledge include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant Jobs


Expert

Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The ideal candidate should be a computer consultant with mastery in Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Microsoft AD. This role would require a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Details on Sr. Exchange Consultant Positions


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive portfolio of IT outsourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Activities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and explaining key components of consulting propositions which align our deliverables with a client's primary business needs
  • Establishing and maintaining good relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually evolving technology

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


If you want to apply for any opening shown above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please state the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

Additional Facts About Work at Progent

Fulltime Work for Network Engineers, Computer Support Specialists,
Security Experts, and Online Help Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire full-time, results-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA credentials; Cisco accredited system consultants with Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security consultants with CISSP or comparable security credentials; and high-end system design experts with experience in mobile solutions, wireless connectivity, service continuity, disaster recovery, data preservation, and VMware. Progent also seeks professionals to join our staff of desktop support technicians and off-site troubleshooting professionals. In addition, We are hiring talented managers who can perform effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of talented and dedicated professionals, providing attentive client services, and following a strong results-focused fee model, We have managed to expand our customer base rapidly while delivering professional support to numerous companies in the San Francisco area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common knowledge database, and a team strategy for problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a skilled staff and a satisfied customer list.

If you are an information technology professional with troubleshooting experience, joining Progent or helping our customers can enhance your knowledge through interaction with our staff of highly team-oriented, expert engineers. Our focus on delivering network expertise and computer support to small organizations will offer you the chance to work closely with decision makers and add appreciably to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is looking for consultants who can show verifiable credentials related to their technical focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco experts, have your CCIE or CCNP credential. For network security, you should have you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or one of the other leading security credentials. Naturally, Progent is familiar with “paper MCSEs.” Nevertheless, the fact that a credential can not ensure expertise is no reason for not owning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of those certifications should present no challenge. The point is that if you represent yourself to be an expert, then clients deserve to see certifications. We will broadcast your talents, but you must have basic credentials for us to market. In case you stand adamantly opposed to the concept of certifications, Progent can understand and honor your opinion, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Contract Jobs for Certified Experts for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than 20 years, our consulting professionals have offered low-cost and effective computer support services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared support database, and a collaborative approach to problem solving have enabled Progent to retain a talented in-house team and dramatically grow a satisfied client base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to provide clients the services of specialized information technology support engineers who have in-depth knowledge and field experience in important technologies outside of Progent's core concentration in network infrastructure and security. Experts Team consultants are typically independent contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by Progent to work closely with Progent's staff engineers to deliver comprehensive, enterprise-class network solutions to small and midsize companies. Progent is always expanding our Experts Team to address the particular requirements of our clients.

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

  • Macintosh integration and programs
  • Consulting for Linux, UNIX, and Sun Solaris systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Line-of-business and vertical application support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Custom program development and deployment
  • Web site, electronic business, EDI, and customer information portal design and deployment
  • SQL management and performance help
  • Management intelligence consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

Benefits of being part of Our Experts Team include:

  • By associating with Progent, you get to benefit from the momentum of Progent's explosive expansion and top-notch reputation in the marketplace. By maintaining a team of skilled and committed consultants, offering attentive customer care, and following a proven, ROI-focused pricing model, Progent has quadrupled our clientele over the past few years and Progent currently provides consulting services to hundreds of companies in Northern California and throughout the United States.
  • Our veteran marketing team takes care of all aspects of marketing your services and technical expertise into our quickly growing client base, so you expend less effort finding clients and more time making money.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and Progent's key team of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who are the gateway to the decision makers among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations teams will take care of the entire sales and contracting cycle, from lead identification, job approval, customer needs description, capabilities matching, job analysis proposal generation, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you access to Progent's advanced virtual office environment, offering convenient conference locations in Northern California, and data and voice access throughout the U.S.
  • You will have access to our vast knowledge base, processes based on leading practices, abundance of template-deliverable documents, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest independent groups of expert consulting professionals.
  • We will share special benefits from top technology companies including Microsoft and Cisco, including no-cost orlow-cost training classes, web connections to restricted vendor support utilities and product support resources, and on-line internal use programs for education and/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 cost to become part of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has the following qualifications for membership:

  • You should show a strong background as a consulting professional working independently in your area of expertise, including a minimum two year history of successful consulting jobs and/or have your own active client base for whom you currently deliver ongoing consulting services.
  • You should show that you have expertise in your field of concentration, including having a long work-related record and strong references, and have current manufacturer or industry professional qualifications.
  • You must be able to present yourself in a professional way and be self driven and assured in your skills. You should have excellent inter-personal skills and understand how to work effectively by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You have to know how to articulate proper goals to customers and fellow Progent consultants and you need to be able evaluate jobs, produce project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Enhance Your Skills with Advanced Technology and
Joining a Great Group of Network Engineers

Progent's work environment will make you a better consulting professional by improving your technical skills and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent delivers on this promise by recruiting the best professional experts for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art system architecture, using custom software utilities to deliver the highest level of service, and by streamlining our business structures for attracting and retaining clients.

The main factor that separates Progent from typical consulting firms is the high quality of our consulting team. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with us, we have assembled the best expertise across a wide array of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco firewalls, corporate security, Apple, Linux, VMware, or other vital technologies, we engage professionals who can enable you to be successful on major projects by combining the collective experience of our team of professionals.

To promote the success of Progent's team, we invest heavily in making available the best tools to perform the job properly. Progent will leverage information technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment allows seamless connectivity, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with fellow Progent team members — all from at-home or on-the-road offices. You don’t waste time or lose income with daily commutes to a conventional office, and any driving you do for on-site customer jobs is determined by your time table, not ours. The best part is that much of Progent's consulting work can be performed off-site, offering maximum efficiency for billable time. In fact, some of our staff do off-site support only.

Progent's business structure is set up for responding rapidly and effectively to customer requirements through knowledge sharing and collaborative problem solving. Even though Progent's consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is centralized, customer problems and resolutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and archived for convenient retrieval, up-to-date engineer schedules are published to facilitate team projects and enable trouble escalation, and client satisfaction is continually evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of cooperation via monthly team conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of Progent's team is situated throughout Northern California, however Progent is attracting a quickly growing group of network experts throughout the U.S. Our virtual office environment eliminates geographic boundaries that restrict the productivity of conventional business models. We complete the package by providing a full benefit program to promote the physical health and economic security of our team members and their families.

Not only do we have world-class consultants, Progent's sales and administration teams live up to the high standards that characterizes Progent. These high-performance contributors to our growth are enabling us to target and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are currently acquiring each month. We lately celebrated the providing of support to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also a strong sales operation.

Having a commitment to technical excellence is a key for growth with us. A job in consulting will drive you to learn more than is possible in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of network challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients choose consulting firms to perform the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, leading-edge implementations, vexing or entrenched issues, and difficult upgrades are the basis for our services every day. At Progent, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is sadly typical for network engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will awake every day excited about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will meet some great folks, both by building strong client contacts and by operating closely with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and contribute to their success. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-focused organization from top to bottom. If you do not offer strong communications skills or like working with a diverse group of people, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor fit.

If all this sounds right for you, we invite you to talk to us about our view of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Improvements and Technical Prowess with
Our Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a well designed and executed information system can be a pivotal factor for enabling any firm's success, and Progent applies this belief in our corporate system environment. We have created a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that enables our staff consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and efficient service, cooperate closely on sophisticated jobs, and gain from professional and personal growth by acting as part of an exciting company ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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