Among America's premiere IT consulting firms for business networks, Progent maintains a full-time team of talented service professionals who concentrate on core technologies including:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • System security consulting
  • Advanced network infrastructures
  • Off-site IT support and network administration

Progent's Experts Group, which includes freelance experts certified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly specialized knowledge in a broad range of vital software applications and network technologies such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • BI consulting for platforms including Microsoft's SQL Server BI Stack, Microsoft Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web-based application software development, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM programming and management consulting
  • Microsoft Access database application development, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Creative models for attracting clients, providing service, nurturing an efficient company culture, and offering highly competitive profit sharing have enabled us to be among the fastest growing and most well respected Microsoft Gold Partners consultant organizations in the United States and to build a worldwide organization for delivering remote network service. If you are an accredited computer technician or information technology consultant with an orientation towards a customer success and excellent people skills, you will discover Progent a chance for adding to your technical knowledge, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving economic security.

Find Out Additional Details About Working at Progent
Check out these links to find out additional information about our job opportunities, company philosophy, operational conditions, profit sharing model, and benefits:

Full-time Careers at Progent
Progent is seeking a variety of full-time employees such as experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCSA network engineers; connectivity experts with Cisco CCIE certification; and specialists in fault-tolerant system architecture with backgrounds in mobile connectivity, wireless integration, non-stop systems, disaster recovery solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also hiring workstation support experts, remote service professionals, and CISA certified security professionals. We are also looking for veteran managers able to operate effectively in our dynamic, virtual office environment. Learn more details concerning full-time consulting positions at Progent by going to Full-time Positions at Progent.

Contracting Work at Progent
Progent works with independent professionals who have in-depth expertise and working background in high-demand information technology topics beyond Progent's primary technical concentration. Our Experts Group includes independent consultants who can provide consulting and programming services for line-of-business solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; have in-depth knowledge of popular platforms such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide world-class help in areas like telecommunications, web development, Juniper infrastructure technology, eCommerce, or Oracle DBM development and administration. Freelance consultants certified by Progent cooperate with Progent's in-house engineers to provide end-to-end IT services for small and midsize company networks. To find out additional information concerning contract opportunities with Progent's Experts Consulting Group, refer to Contract Jobs with Progent.

Reasons That We Are Unique
Progent has managed to attract the best professional talent by being different. With a powerful blend of enterprising spirit, insistence on customer success, utilization of state-of-the-art technology, plus a flexible business model that accommodates life-style options for Progent's team members, Progent offers a dynamic environment for talented individuals who have a drive for quickly enhancing their professional abilities to create real-world solutions for a variety of businesses and network environments. Learn additional details concerning reasons we are different by visiting Ways That We Are Unique.

Our Virtual Office Business Model
Progent's virtual office environment provides sophisticated technical tools that enable off-site access, wireless communication, easy availability of our knowledge bases, and instant cooperation with talented colleagues to help you to resolve challenging IT problems. Our virtual office setting frees you to concentrate on providing IT solutions instead of fighting traffic and helps consultants nurture lasting client relationships by enabling you to provide fast, viable, and affordable solutions. In order to learn additional details concerning Progent's virtual office infrastructure, refer to Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation and Benefits
Our compensation is based on revenue sharing. The money you earn is wholly tied to what you generate. Consultants have the choice of concentrating on life style and choosing to consult at an easy pace, utilizing Progent's versatile structure to make time for individual pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to earn considerable income through persistent work and long consulting time. Progent also provides comprehensive family health coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out additional details about Progent's compensation model and benefits by referring to Progent Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Working with Progent Frequently Asked Questions
For replies to frequent enquiries about being a consultant at Progent, refer to Jobs at Progent Frequently Asked Questions.

Here is a description of Progent's current job opportunities:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for proven Sr. Microsoft information technology consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to assist a variety of small and midsize organizations to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key areas of knowledge include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Positions


P016

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

More information on Desktop Support Expert Job


P018

Sr. Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a range of small businesses manage IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 through 2016. Key fields of expertise include network infrastructure, AD design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Sr. Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Job


Expert

Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is looking for a Senior Microsoft Exchange expert to spearhead large-scale Exchange planning and implementation projects. The right applicant should be a technical consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Exchange Online and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This position calls for a background in the consulting, system design, deployment and support of these technologies.

Specifics about Senior Exchange Consultant Job


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 the company's broad portfolio of IT outsourcing/co-sourcing and network consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Generating and explaining crucial elements of consulting proposals that align our services with a client's primary business needs
  • Maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Explaining continually changing IT technology

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


If you want to enquire about any position listed above, please send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the jobs that interest you.

More Information Concerning Work at Progent

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

Progent wants to find full-time, results-driven Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft MCSE credentials; Cisco accredited network engineers who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA certification; security professionals with CISM or comparable security certification; and advanced network architecture consultants with a background in mobile access, wireless networking, service continuity, disaster recovery, data preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also is hiring employees who can work on our staff of helpdesk service specialists and off-site troubleshooting experts. In addition, Progent is looking for talented managers who can operate effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of skilled and motivated professionals, providing attentive customer care, and offering a strong value-focused fee model, We have managed to increase our customer base rapidly while providing consulting services to hundreds of businesses in the San Francisco area and throughout the United States. An advanced virtual office network, a common knowledge database, and a group strategy for problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented consulting team and a satisfied client base.

For a network consultant with technical support expertise, joining Progent or working for our customers will enhance your knowledge via cooperation with our group of highly team-oriented, expert consultants. Progent's commitment to delivering network expertise and technical help to small and midsize organizations will offer you the opportunity to work intimately with key players and contribute appreciably to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is hiring technical professionals that can show verifiable certification related to their special expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have earned your Microsoft MCSE certificate. In the case of Cisco consultants, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or Cisco Certified Network Professional certificate. For security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, Certified Information Systems Auditor, CISM, or other leading security credentials. Naturally, Progent is familiar with "paper experts". Still, simply because a credential does not ensure expertise is no reason for not owning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then the majority of those certifications should present no great difficulty. The point is that if you call yourself an expert, then clients deserve to see certifications. Progent will broadcast your skills, but you should have standard certifications for Progent to work with. In case you are adamantly against the concept of certifications, Progent can understand and respect your position, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

Contract Work for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux/UNIX, and Sun Solaris Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's consulting professionals have provided affordable and effective network consulting services for companies in Northern California and across the United States. An advanced virtual office environment, a shared technical knowledge base, and a team philosophy for problem resolution have helped us to build a strong staff and dramatically grow a satisfied customer base.

The Experts Group is our way to provide customers the services of specialized computer consulting professionals who have in-depth skills and field experience in key areas beyond Progent's core focus in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group consultants are often independent engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been thoroughly qualified by us to collaborate with Progent's in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end, world-class information technology services to small companies. Progent is continually enhancing the Experts Group to address the particular requirements of our clients.

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

  • Apple OS integration and programs
  • Support for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM expertise
  • Strategic and vertical application support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics services
  • Special program design and integration
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and customer information portal development and integration
  • SQL support and performance help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems support

Benefits of becoming part of Our Experts Group include:

  • By working with Progent, you can leverage the momentum of Progent's explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the market. By having a group of talented and committed professionals, providing attentive customer support, and practicing a proven, value-oriented billing model, we have quadrupled our clientele during the past few years and Progent now delivers consulting support to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and across the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff takes care of all aspects of promoting your services and technical expertise into our quickly growing customer base, so you spend less effort finding clients and extra time generating money.
  • Progent will facilitate relationship building between you and Progent's core group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the gateway to the influential managers among our clients.
  • Our selling and administration staffs will manage the complete selling and engagement process, from opportunity identification, job qualification, client requirements definition, capabilities matching, project scoping proposal writing, agreement negotiation and execution. Your exclusive focus is on delivering high-level consulting service.
  • We will gives you connections to our advanced virtual office infrastructure, including convenient conference sites in the San Francisco area, plus data and voice access throughout the U.S.
  • You will have the benefit of our extensive knowledge base, procedures based on best practices, abundance of professional documents, and the shared experience from one of Northern California's largest independent groups of expert consulting professionals.
  • We will pass on special benefits from top vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost educational seminars, on-line connections to restricted vendor troubleshooting tools and product maintenance resources, and on-line in-house 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 not any charge to become a member of Progent's Experts Team, but Progent has the following qualifications to join:

  • You need to show a proven background as a consulting professional operating on your own in your field of expertise, including at least a two year record of completed contracting jobs and/or have an active client base to which you currently provide ongoing consulting activity.
  • You have to demonstrate that you are an expert in your field of specialization, including having an extensive work-related record and strong referrals, and have up-to-date vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You have to know how to carry 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 successfully by yourself or as part of a team.
  • You must be able to articulate realistic expectations to clients and fellow Progent consultants and you should know how evaluate projects, create project plans, and define reasonable time lines.

Improve Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Joining a Great Group of Network Engineers

Progent's work environment will allow you to become a better professional by improving your information technology skills and increasing the loyalty of your customers. Progent makes good on this commitment by attracting the top professional talent for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art network and communications infrastructure, running custom software utilities to deliver the maximum level of service, and by optimizing our operational models for finding and keeping customers.

The most important factor that differentiates Progent from most network support companies is the high caliber of our service staff. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited the best talent covering a wide array of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Apple, Linux, VMware, or other key areas, we deploy experts who can enable you to be effective on major projects by combining the aggregate skills of our team of experts.

To promote the productivity of our team, we invest significantly in providing the best tools to perform the work properly. We will leverage technology to an extraordinary degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure allows effortless connectivity, collaboration, and information exchange with fellow Progent team members — entirely from at-home or mobile offices. You don’t waste time or forfeit revenue because of daily commutes to a conventional office building, and all driving you do for on-site customer jobs is determined by your own schedule, not ours. The most attractive part is that most of Progent's consulting work can be performed off-site, representing 100% productivity for billable hours. In practice, some Progent team members do off-site support only.

Progent's business structure is set up for reacting rapidly and efficiently to customer needs via knowledge sharing and cooperative problem solving. Although Progent's engineers work with a high level of freedom, dispatching is unified, client issues and resolutions are carefully monitored, documented, and organized for easy retrieval, current consultant schedules are broadcast to facilitate team projects and simplify problem escalation, and client approval is continually evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of connection via monthly workgroup meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

The majority of Progent's team is situated throughout Northern California, but we are building a quickly expanding team of consulting experts throughout the U.S. Our virtual office environment does away with regional obstacles that restrict the productivity of conventional company structures. We complete the package by providing a full employee care program to promote the health and economic welfare of our team members and their families.

Just as we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and administration teams live up to the excellence that characterizes Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s growth are helping us to identify and land the 50-60 new clients we are currently engaging every month. Progent lately marked the delivery of support to our 1,000th customer. Try typing “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also an effective marketing operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a cornerstone for growth with us. A career in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a continual series of network challenges is what keeps consulting interesting. Clients rely on consultants to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, advanced implementations, puzzling or chronic problems, and difficult upgrades are the basis for what we do every day. With us, you will not stagnate or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for network professionals in ordinary corporate jobs. You will wake up every morning enthusiastic about the opportunities ahead.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by building close customer relationships and by working in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will learn from and contribute to their growth. Yes, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-focused company heart and soul. If you do not have excellent communications skills or enjoy cooperating with a varied group of people, then we are in all likelihood not a good match.

If this sounds good to you, we urge you to talk to us about our view of the future of network consulting.

Get Quality of Life Improvements and Professional Success with
Our Advanced Virtual Office Environment

Progent believes that a carefully architected and implemented information system is a pivotal factor for enabling any company's growth, and Progent applies this philosophy in our corporate network infrastructure. We have created a non-stop virtual office network that allows our staff consultants and authorized contractors to offer fast and efficient service, cooperate easily on sophisticated projects, and experience professional and personal maturity from being part of an exciting company ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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