One of the top IT consultant companies for business systems, Progent maintains a full-time team of talented support professionals who concentrate on mainstream technologies such as:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN solutions
  • System security analysis
  • Advanced connectivity infrastructures
  • Remote troubleshooting and system management

Our Experts Group, which contracts freelance experts qualified and managed by Progent, provides highly specialized skills in a wide range of critical software areas and network technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and application software
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • BI expertise for platforms including SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web application software development, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and management consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database application programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 consulting

Innovative structures for finding clients, delivering support, maintaining an efficient working environment, and offering highly competitive compensation have enabled us to become one of the fastest growing and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant organizations in America and to build a worldwide organization for providing online IT expertise. If you are a certified computer technician or network expert with an orientation towards a customer success and strong people skills, you should consider Progent a chance for enhancing your professional skills, living a more rewarding career, and attaining economic security.

Learn Additional Details Concerning Working at Progent
Check out these links to learn additional information about our work openings, company culture, work conditions, compensation model, and benefits:

Full-time Work at Progent
We are looking for a range of on-staff employees including motivated Microsoft MCSE and MCP network engineers; system experts with Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; and consultants for advanced system design with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, high-availability systems, disaster recovery planning, data protection, and server virtualization. We are also seeking workstation support technicians, remote service professionals, and CISSP certified security engineers. Progent is also looking for veteran managers able to operate efficiently in Progent's dynamic, virtual office model. Learn additional details about staff professional services work at Progent by referring to Consulting Careers at Progent.

Contract Opportunities with Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants who have specialized knowledge and field background in high-demand IT areas outside Progent's main technical focus. Progent's Experts Team includes contractors who offer advice and programming support for mission-critical solutions that include MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have specialized knowledge of non-Microsoft platforms such as Linux, Apple OS, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in areas like telecom, web site development, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and management. Freelance consultants qualified by Progent cooperate with our staff engineers to provide comprehensive IT services for small and midsize company networks. If you want to learn more details concerning contracting jobs with our Experts Team, go to Contracting Jobs at Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Different
We have been able to recruit the best professional experts by being unique. Providing an innovative mix of entrepreneurial spirit, insistence on client success, utilization of state-of-the-art technical tools, and a flexible work structure that accommodates quality-of-life options for Progent's consulting team, Progent creates a stimulating culture for talented individuals who have a desire for rapidly improving their professional abilities to deliver concrete solutions for a variety of organizations and network environments. Learn additional information concerning ways that Progent is different by visiting Reasons That We Are Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Our virtual office network incorporates sophisticated technical tools that enable remote access, wireless communication, easy availability of Progent's knowledge bases, and instant collaboration with mobile team members to help you to resolve challenging network issues. Our virtual office network enables you to concentrate on delivering IT solutions rather than fighting commutes and helps consultants establish successful customer relationships by permitting you to provide fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. In order to learn additional information about our virtual office network, see Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefit Programs
Progent's compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you earn is wholly tied to the revenue you contribute. Consultants have the choice of focusing on life style and choosing to work at an easy pace, using Progent's flexible structure to make time for individual enthusiasms, or you can choose to make significant income by hard effort and lots of hours. Progent also offers comprehensive family health insurance plus many additional benefits. Learn additional details concerning our compensation model and benefit programs by referring to Progent Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent FAQs
For replies to common questions about becoming a consultant at Progent, visit Working with Progent Q&A.

The following is a description of some available job opportunities:


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P014

Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small businesses to 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 knowledge include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to help Progent's customers 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 needed, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support clients of all desktop and laptop computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. Also, work extensively with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of our senior consultant to support the client's end users.

Details on Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small businesses manage networks powered by 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 email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


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Senior Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Sr. Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange design and implementation projects. The ideal candidate would be a computer consultant with subject matter expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a thorough grasp of Active Directory. This role demands experience in the consulting, architectural design, deployment and support of these technologies.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Positions


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Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to work as a senior sales executive responsible for selling Progent's comprehensive portfolio of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and application development services. Activities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and explaining key components of consulting proposals which align our deliverables with real business value
  • Maintaining strong relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing ongoing client management and generating follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly changing IT technology

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


If you wish to enquire about any opening shown above, please e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the jobs that interest you.

Details About Jobs at Progent

Fulltime Jobs for Network Engineers, Desktop Support Technicians,
Security Experts, and Online Help Professionals

Progent wants to find fulltime, solutions-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco certified system engineers with Cisco certification; security consultants with CISM or comparable security credentials; and advanced system architecture experts with a background in mobile access, wireless connectivity, high availability, business continuity, information protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for employees who can join our staff of desktop support specialists and remote troubleshooting experts. Also, Progent is looking for talented administrators able to operate effectively in our fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a staff of talented and motivated professionals, providing world-class customer care, and following a strong value-focused fee model, We have managed to increase our client base rapidly while providing consulting services to hundreds of companies in the San Francisco area and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared information database, and a team strategy for problem resolution have helped Progent to maintain a skilled staff and a loyal client list.

If you are a network professional with troubleshooting experience, teaming with Progent or working for Progent's customers will enhance your skills via interaction with our group of highly supportive, talented engineers. Our focus on delivering information technology expertise and technical help to small and midsize organizations will give you the chance to work closely with decision makers and add significantly to the success of exciting companies.

We are hiring technical professionals that have recognized credentials in their special focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco experts, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For network security, you should show you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security certifications. Of course, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Nevertheless, the fact that a credential does not guarantee excellence is no reason for not owning one. If you have mastered your field, then the majority of those certifications should pose no great difficulty. The bottom line is that if you represent yourself to be an expert, then customers deserve to see certifications. We can market your skills, but you must provide standard certifications for Progent to work with. If you stand strongly against the concept of certifications, Progent can understand and respect your opinion, but you are likely not an appropriate fit.

Freelance Work for Certified Experts for
Windows, Macintosh, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Technology

For more than 20 years, our computer engineers have offered affordable and successful network consulting services for small businesses in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a team approach to problem resolution have helped us to retain a strong in-house team and quickly expand a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Team is our way to offer customers the services of specialized computer consulting professionals who have advanced skills and field experience in key areas outside of Progent's primary concentration in network support and security. Experts Group consultants are often freelance contractors and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by us to collaborate with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver comprehensive, world-class information technology services to small and midsize companies. Progent is always enhancing our Experts Team to meet the special needs of our customer base.

Our Experts Team now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and programs
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Strategic and vertical application support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project management services
  • Custom program design and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal design and deployment
  • DBM management and efficiency consulting
  • Management intelligence expertise
  • Telecom architecture consulting

Benefits of becoming a member of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can leverage the momentum of our explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the marketplace. By having a team of skilled and committed professionals, offering excellent customer care, and practicing a proven, ROI-focused billing structure, we have multiplied our clientele over the last several years and Progent now delivers professoinal support to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff handles all aspects of marketing your skills and technical expertise into our quickly expanding client base, so you spend less effort signing up customers and more time making money.
  • We will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who are the gateway to the key executives among our clients.
  • Progent's sales and administration groups will manage the complete selling and contracting process, from lead generation, project qualification, client needs description, capabilities matching, project scoping proposal writing, contract negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you access to our sophisticated virtual office environment, including convenient meeting/work locations throughout Northern California, plus Internet and telecomm access throughout the U.S.
  • You will have access to our extensive knowledge base, procedures based on best practices, library of professional documents, and the aggregate expertise from one of the country's largest pool of expert consulting professionals.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost training classes, web access to special vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use software for education 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 no charge to become part of our Experts Team, but we do have these requirements for membership:

  • You should show a strong background as a consultant working on your own in your area of specialization, including a minimum two year record of successful contracting jobs or you must have your own active customer base for which you now deliver ongoing support services.
  • You need to demonstrate that you are an expert in your field of concentration, which includes having an extensive work-related record and strong referrals, and have up-to-date vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You must know how to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You must have excellent inter-personal skills and know how to operate efficiently alone or as a member of a team.
  • You need to know how to explain realistic expectations to customers and other Progent consultants and you need to know how scope out tasks, create task plans, and define reasonable time lines.

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

Progent's company culture will allow you to become a more capable consultant by improving your information technology skills and boosting the loyalty of your clients. Progent makes good on this commitment by attracting the top professional experts for you to work with, offering a state-of-the-art system architecture, using specialized application utilities to deliver the maximum level of service, and by streamlining proven business models for finding and maintaining customers.

The most important factor that differentiates Progent from typical consulting companies is the quality of our service staff. Out of the scores of consulting experts who have joined Progent, we have recruited the best talent covering a broad range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Apple, Linux, virtual servers, or other key application, we engage professionals who can enable you to be successful on major projects by leveraging the collective skills of Progent's team of experts.

To ensure the success of our team, we invest significantly in making available the best tools to perform the work properly. We will leverage technology to an extraordinary degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables seamless connectivity, collaboration, and information sharing with other Progent team members — entirely from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit income because of regular commutes to a conventional office, and any driving you do for on-site client jobs is determined by your time table, not Progent's. The most attractive benefit is that much of Progent's consulting services can be performed off-site, offering maximum efficiency for billable hours. In practice, some Progent team members do off-site consulting only.

Our business structure is geared towards responding rapidly and efficiently to client needs via knowledge exchange and collaborative problem resolution. Although our consultants work with a high level of freedom, resource allocation is centralized, client issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, documented, and organized for easy reference, current engineer availability is broadcast to facilitate group projects and simplify trouble escalation, and client approval is continually evaluated. We strengthen the sense of cooperation via monthly team conferences and regular company-wide events.

Most of our team is situated throughout Northern California, however Progent is attracting a quickly growing team of network professionals from across America. Progent's virtual office infrastructure does away with geographic obstacles that restrict the efficiency of conventional company models. We enhance the package by offering a full benefit plan to ensure the physical health and financial security of our team members and their families.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, our sales and operations teams match the excellence that defines Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s success are helping us to target and sign up the scores of new clients we are now engaging each month. We recently marked the delivery 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.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for growth with Progent. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than you would in any other job in network technology. Being exposed to a continual stream of network challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Customers choose consultants to perform the “hard stuff.” Creative tasks, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or chronic problems, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for our services daily. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is all too typical for network engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will awake every day excited about the opportunities ahead.

Along the way, you will work with some great people, both by building close customer contacts and by operating in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and add to their success. Of course, technology is important, but we are a relationship-focused company from top to bottom. If you don’t offer excellent communications skills or enjoy working with a diverse assortment of personalities, then Progent is probably not a good match.

If 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 Improvements and Professional Prowess with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a well designed and implemented network is a crucial piece for enabling any firm's growth, and we follow this philosophy in our own system infrastructure. We have created a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that enables Progent's in-house consultants and authorized contractors to deliver fast and efficient support, collaborate easily on complex projects, and experience professional and private maturity by acting as a member of a dynamic company culture of self motivation and independence.
















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