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

  • Microsoft Windows technology
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, ASA firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • System security analysis
  • Sophisticated network infrastructures
  • Remote IT support and system administration

Our Experts Team, which contracts freelance experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, provides highly refined skills covering a wide range of key business applications and networking technologies that include:

  • Macintosh and iOS integration and applications
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • BI expertise for Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Excel Data Analysis Tools, and Crystal Reports
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based application design, deployment, and troubleshooting
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle Database programming and DBA help
  • Microsoft Office Access database application programming, migration and troubleshooting
  • Microsoft Office and Office 365 custom training

Creative structures for attracting customers, delivering support, creating an efficient company culture, and offering highly competitive profit sharing have allowed Progent to be among the most rapidly growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consulting firms in the U.S. and to build a worldwide organization for providing remote network service. If you are a certified IT support professional or network consultant with an orientation towards a client service and strong people skills, consulting professionals will discover Progent a chance for enhancing your professional knowledge, developing a more independent career, and achieving economic success.

Find Out Additional Information Concerning Working with Progent
Follow these pages to learn additional information about Progent's job opportunities, business culture, work conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Full-time Work at Progent
We are hiring a variety of full-time workers including experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCSA computer consultants; system experts with Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and consultants for advanced network design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, high-availability systems, disaster recovery planning, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent is also looking for workstation support experts, remote service professionals, and CISSP accredited security engineers. Progent is also seeking veteran managers and administrators who can perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office model. Learn more details about staff consulting jobs at Progent by visiting Full-time Positions at Progent.

Contracting Work at Progent
Progent contracts independent consultants who have proven expertise and working background in crucial IT areas outside our main technical focus. Progent's Experts Group employs contractors who offer advice and programming support for mission-critical solutions such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have deep expertise with popular operating systems such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in technologies like telecommunications, web development, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database programming and management. Freelance consultants qualified by Progent cooperate with our in-house engineers to deliver end-to-end solutions for small and midsize business networks. In order to find out additional information concerning contracting opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, go to Contracting Opportunities at Progent.

Ways That We Are Different
We have managed to attract the top professional experts by being different. Providing a powerful blend of entrepreneurial spirit, dedication to client satisfaction, use of advanced technical tools, and an independent business structure that allows for quality-of-life choices for Progent's team members, Progent creates a dynamic setting for select consultants who have a drive for rapidly improving their professional skills to create concrete solutions for a range of businesses and technical environments. Learn additional information about reasons Progent is unique by referring to Reasons That We Are Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Network
Progent's virtual office model incorporates advanced technologies that enable remote access, wireless communication, easy availability of our knowledge bases, and close collaboration with mobile team members to help you to handle challenging IT issues. Progent's virtual office environment frees consultants to focus on providing IT solutions instead of dealing with traffic and lets you nurture successful customer relationships by permitting you to provide quick, effective, and cost-effective solutions. To learn more details about our virtual office network, see Progent virtual Office Infrastructure.

Compensation Model and Benefits
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is directly tied to the revenue you generate. Consultants have the choice of focusing on life style and choosing to work at a more relaxed pace, using our flexible structure to make time for individual enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to make considerable money by hard work and lots of hours. Progent also provides full family health coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Learn additional details about Progent's compensation model and benefits by going to Our Compensation and Benefit Packages.

Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions
To see answers to popular questions concerning being employed by Progent, refer to Consulting at Progent Q&A.

Below is a description of our available job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Job Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking proven Sr. 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. Important fields of knowledge include network architecture, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

More information about Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Experts to assist our clients 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 required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and laptop computers based on the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely with customer's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Details about Desktop Support Expert Jobs


P018

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft IT consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small businesses manage networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Jobs


Expert

Senior Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Sr. Microsoft Exchange consultant to lead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and implementation initiatives. The ideal applicant would be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a solid grasp of Active Directory. This position would require a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these platforms.

Specifics on Senior Exchange Expert Job


S25

Business Development Representative (BDR) - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to operate as a senior sales executive responsible for selling the company's comprehensive selection of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Generating and explaining key components of service propositions which tie our deliverables with a customer's unique competitive requirements
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's clients
  • Providing continuing account management and generating follow-on sales
  • Explaining rapidly changing technology

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


If you would like to apply for any job shown above, please send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Please state the job codes of the positions of interest.

More Information Concerning Work with Us

Fulltime Work for Network Engineers, Computer Support Technicians,
Security Experts, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent wants to find staff-level, solutions-driven Microsoft certified engineers with Microsoft MCSE, MCSA, or MCP credentials; Cisco accredited system consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP certification; security consultants with CISSP or comparable security credentials; and advanced system architecture experts with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high availability, workplace recovery, data preservation, and VMware. Progent also seeks professionals to work on Progent's team of helpdesk service specialists and off-site troubleshooting experts. Also, Progent is seeking experienced administrators who can perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of talented and dedicated professionals, delivering attentive client services, and offering a competitive results-based fee structure, Progent has managed to increase our client base rapidly while providing professional support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared knowledge base, and a team strategy for problem solving have allowed Progent to maintain a talented consulting team and a loyal customer base.

If you are a network professional with technical support experience, joining Progent or working for our clients can enhance your knowledge through interaction with Progent's staff of mutually team-oriented, expert engineers. Progent's commitment to delivering information technology consulting and technical support to small companies will offer you the opportunity to collaborate intimately with decision makers and contribute significantly to the growth of exciting businesses.

Progent is hiring technical professionals who have verifiable credentials related to their technical focus. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credential. For Cisco experts, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP certificate. For security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other leading security credentials. Of course, we are aware of "paper experts". Notwithstanding, simply because a certificate does not ensure excellence is no reason for not having one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of those tests should present no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers expect credentials. Progent can broadcast your talents, but you should provide a baseline of credentials for Progent to work with. If you are adamantly against the idea of credentials, Progent can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are probably not an appropriate fit.

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

For more than 20 years, Progent's consulting professionals have provided low-cost and effective computer support services for businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common technical database, and a team philosophy for problem solving have helped us to retain a talented in-house team and dramatically expand a satisfied client base.

The Experts Group is Progent's way to offer customers the services of specialized information technology consulting professionals who have advanced knowledge and work experience in important technologies outside of Progent's core concentration in system support and security. Experts Group consultants are often freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are carefully certified by us to work closely with our in-house consultants to provide end-to-end, world-class information technology solutions to small and midsize businesses. Progent is continually enhancing our Experts Group in order to meet the special requirements of our clients.

Our Experts Team now provides support in these areas:

  • Macintosh networking and applications
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun systems
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • Strategic and vertical application help
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Custom program development and integration
  • Web, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client portal development and integration
  • SQL support and efficiency help
  • Management information expertise
  • Telecom architecture consulting

Benefits of becoming part of Progent's Experts Group include:

  • By associating with us, you can benefit from the impact of Progent's explosive growth and excellent reputation in the market. By having a group of talented and committed consultants, offering excellent customer care, and following a proven, value-oriented billing model, Progent has multiplied our clientele over the past several years and Progent currently provides consulting support to hundreds of companies in Northern California and throughout the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing team handles all facets of marketing your services and technical knowledge into our quickly expanding customer base, so you spend less time finding customers and more time making money.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and our key group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who are the conduit to the decision makers among our clients.
  • Our selling and administration staffs will take care of the complete sales and engagement process, from opportunity generation, project approval, client requirements definition, skills matching, project scoping proposal generation, contract negotiation and generation. Your entire responsibility stays with providing high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you access to Progent's advanced virtual office infrastructure, including convenient conference locations in Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity throughout the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast database, procedures based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable publications, and the aggregate experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced consulting engineers.
  • We will share partner-only benefits from leading vendors including Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted training classes, web access to special vendor troubleshooting tools and product maintenance resources, and downloadable internal use software 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 no fee to become a member of our Experts Team, but we do have these requirements for membership:

  • You must have a strong background as a consulting professional operating on your own in your field of expertise, including at least a two year history of successful contracting jobs or you must have your own active client base for which you now deliver continuing support services.
  • You have to show that you are an expert in your area of concentration, including having a long task-relevant history and excellent references, and possess current vendor or industry professional qualifications.
  • You need to know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You need to have strong communications skills and know how to operate effectively by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You should know how to communicate realistic goals to customers and fellow Progent consultants and you must be able scope out jobs, create project plans, and estimate reasonable time lines.

Enhance Your Abilities with Advanced Technology and
Joining the Top Team of Network Engineers

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a more capable professional by enhancing your information technology knowledge and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent makes good on this promise by recruiting the top professional experts for you to operate with, offering a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, running proprietary software utilities to deliver the highest quality of support, and by optimizing our operational structures for attracting and retaining customers.

The most important factor that distinguishes us from ordinary network support firms is the high caliber of our support professionals. Out of the 50 or so consulting experts who have teamed with us, we have assembled top expertise covering a broad array of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other vital technologies, we engage professionals who can help you to be effective on major projects by combining the collective skills of Progent's team of experts.

To ensure the productivity of Progent's team, we invest significantly in providing the best technology to do the job efficiently. Progent will exploit information technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure allows seamless communications, cooperation, and information exchange with other Progent team members — all from home-based or mobile offices. You don’t throw away time or lose income with regular drives to a conventional office, and any travel you do for in-person customer work is based on your time table, not Progent's. The most attractive benefit is that much of Progent's support work can be performed remotely, offering maximum productivity for income-producing time. In fact, some of our team members do off-site consulting exclusively.

Our business structure is geared towards reacting quickly and efficiently to client needs through knowledge sharing and collaborative problem solving. Even though Progent's engineers work with a great deal of freedom, resource allocation is unified, client problems and solutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and organized for convenient retrieval, current consultant schedules are broadcast to streamline group tasks and simplify trouble escalation, and client approval is always monitored. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation via periodic team meetings and regular company-wide events.

Most of our team is located across California, however we are building a quickly growing group of network professionals throughout America. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional obstacles that limit the productivity of traditional business models. We enhance the deal by providing a comprehensive employee care program to ensure the physical health and financial security of our employees and their families.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, our sales and administration teams live up to the excellence that is Progent. These top-notch contributors to Progent’s success are helping us to identify and sign up the scores of new customers we are now engaging every month. We recently marked the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why we are also an effective marketing operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with us. A job in consulting will push you to learn more than is possible in any other position in information technology. Being confronted by a steady stream of network challenges is what makes consulting interesting. Clients rely on consulting firms to do the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, advanced deployments, vexing or chronic issues, and tricky upgrades are the basis for what we do daily. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for computer engineers in traditional corporate roles. You will wake up every day excited about the opportunities to come.

Along the way, you will meet some great people, both by building close customer contacts and by working in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and contribute to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization through and through. If you do not offer excellent communications skills or like cooperating with a varied group of personalities, then we are in all likelihood not a good fit.

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

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Technical Success with
Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Environment

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and executed information system is a pivotal factor for enabling a company's growth, and Progent applies this philosophy in our corporate system infrastructure. We have created a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that enables Progent's staff engineers and authorized contractors to deliver fast and effective support, cooperate easily on sophisticated jobs, and gain from professional and private maturity by being a member of an exciting business ethos of self motivation and freedom.
















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