Among the top IT consultant firms for small and midsize business systems, Progent manages a full-time team of talented service experts who focus on mainstream IT areas including:

  • Microsoft technology
  • Cisco routers, switches, firewalls, access points, plus VoIP products
  • Enterprise security expertise
  • Advanced system architecture
  • Off-site troubleshooting and system management

Progent's Experts Group, which contracts independent experts certified and managed by Progent, provides highly specialized skills covering a broad range of vital business areas and networking solutions such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and application software
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • 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
  • Chief Information Officer, management information analyst, and project management services
  • Web-based application software development, integration, and debugging
  • SQL Server and Oracle DBM development and DBA consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access database application development, enhancement and training
  • Microsoft Office and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Innovative structures for attracting customers, providing support, nurturing an efficient company culture, and providing generous compensation and benefits have allowed us to be one of the fastest expanding and best respected Microsoft Gold Partners consulting organizations in America and to build an international presence for providing online IT support. If you are a certified computer support professional or network consultant with a drive for a client success and strong communication skills, you should consider Progent a chance for increasing your professional skills, living a more rewarding lifestyle, and achieving financial security.

Find Out More Details Concerning Jobs at Progent
Check out these pages to learn more information about our work openings, business philosophy, operational environment, compensation model, and benefits:

Consulting Jobs at Progent
Progent is hiring a variety of full-time workers such as experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCSA network engineers; system consultants with Cisco certification; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with backgrounds in mobile access, wireless integration, high-availability environments, business continuity solutions, data protection, and VMware technology. We are also hiring desktop support experts, remote troubleshooting specialists, and CISA accredited security engineers. Progent is also hiring experienced managers who can perform efficiently in our dynamic, virtual office model. Find out more details about staff professional services jobs at Progent by referring to Full-time Careers at Progent.

Freelance Jobs with Progent
Progent contracts independent professionals with proven expertise and hands-on background in high-demand information technology areas outside Progent's primary technical concentration. Progent's Experts Group hires independent consultants who offer advice and development services for mission-critical solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess deep expertise with popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Apple OS, or Sun, or can provide expert help in areas such as telecom, web design, Juniper Networks products, eCommerce, or Oracle and MySQL Database development and administration. Independent contractors qualified by us cooperate with our in-house professionals to provide comprehensive solutions for small company networks. If you want to learn additional details concerning contracting opportunities with Progent's Experts Team, go to Contracting Jobs at Progent.

How Progent Is Exceptional
Progent has been able to recruit the top consulting experts by being unique. With an innovative blend of enterprising drive, insistence on customer satisfaction, utilization of state-of-the-art technical tools, plus an independent work model that accommodates life-style choices for Progent's consulting team, Progent offers a stimulating setting for talented consultants who posses a drive for rapidly enhancing their technical skills to create concrete benefits for a range of organizations and network environments. Learn additional information concerning reasons Progent is different by referring to Reasons That We Are Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Network
Our virtual office model uses state-of-the-art technical tools that support remote access, wireless communication, convenient access to our support databases, and close collaboration with talented colleagues to allow you to solve business-critical IT issues. Progent's virtual office model allows consultants to concentrate on delivering IT solutions rather than dealing with traffic and helps consultants nurture lasting client relationships by permitting you to provide fast, viable, and cost-effective solutions. To find out additional details concerning our virtual office work environment, visit Progent virtual Office Business Model.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is determined by revenue sharing. The money you make is wholly tied to what you contribute. You have the choice of concentrating on quality of life and choosing to work at a more relaxed pace, utilizing our versatile structure to make time for personal enthusiasms, or you can take advantage of the chance to make considerable money by hard effort and lots of consulting time. Progent also provides full family health care coverage as well as many other benefits. Learn more details about our compensation and benefit packages by referring to Progent Compensation and Benefit Programs.

Working with Progent Q&A
For replies to popular questions about becoming a consultant at Progent, refer to Consulting at Progent Questions and Answers.

The following is a description of Progent's present job openings:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Sr. Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking experienced Senior Microsoft computer consulting experts in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small and midsize businesses to manage networks powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Exchange 2007 to 2016. Key fields of expertise include network infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Details about Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Positions


P016

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

Specifics on Desktop Support Expert Job


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft IT consultants in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to assist a variety of small and midsize organizations maintain IT environments powered by Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include network architecture, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Details on Senior Microsoft Computer Consulting Expert Positions


Expert

Senior Microsoft Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Exchange design and deployment projects. The right candidate would be a computer consultant with mastery in the area of Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a solid understanding of Active Directory. This position demands experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these platforms.

More information about Sr. Exchange Consultant Job


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative to work as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial elements of consulting proposals which associate Progent's services with a client's primary business needs
  • Maintaining strong relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing ongoing client management and developing follow-on sales
  • Maintaining an understanding of continually changing technology

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


If you wish to enquire about any job shown above, please send your background information to jobs@progent.com. Please include the job codes of the jobs of interest.

Additional Facts Concerning Opportunities at Progent

Career Jobs for Network Engineers, Desktop Service Technicians,
Security Consultants, and Online Support Technicians

Progent is seeking to hire fulltime, results-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credentials; Cisco accredited network consultants who have CCIE certification; security professionals who have CISSP, CISM, or CISA or comparable security certification; and high-end system design consultants with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, fault tolerance, disaster recovery, information preservation, and server virtualization. Progent also is looking for employees to work on our staff of desktop support technicians and off-site troubleshooting professionals. Also, We are seeking talented administrators who can perform productively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a team of skilled and motivated consultants, delivering world-class customer services, and following a competitive results-focused fee structure, We have been able to increase our client base dramatically while delivering consulting services to hundreds of companies in the San Francisco area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a shared knowledge database, and a team approach to problem resolution have allowed Progent to retain a talented staff and a loyal client list.

If you are an information technology professional with troubleshooting experience, teaming with Progent or helping our clients will enhance your skills through interaction with our group of mutually team-oriented, talented engineers. Progent's commitment to providing information technology expertise and technical support to small organizations will offer you the chance to work intimately with decision makers and add appreciably to the success of exciting businesses.

We are looking for consultants who can show verifiable certification related to their special expertise. So, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have your Microsoft MCSE credential. In the case of Cisco professionals, have your CCIE or CCNP credential. For security, you should have earned you CISSP, Certified Information Systems Auditor, Certified Information Security Manager, or other top security certifications. Naturally, we are aware of "paper experts". Notwithstanding, the fact that a certificate does not ensure excellence is no excuse for not earning one. If you know your stuff, then most of these tests should be no challenge. The point is that if you represent yourself to be an expert, then clients expect credentials. Progent will broadcast your talents, but you should provide a baseline of credentials for Progent to market. If you happen to be strongly opposed to the concept of credentials, we can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are probably not an appropriate candidate.

Contract Jobs for Certified Application Specialists for
Windows, Apple OS, Linux, and Sun Technology

For more than two decades, Progent's computer professionals have offered affordable and effective computer support expertise for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and across the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared technical knowledge base, and a team approach to problem resolution have enabled us to retain a talented consulting group and dramatically grow a satisfied client base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to offer customers the help of expert information technology support engineers who have advanced skills and field experience in key areas beyond our primary focus in network support and security. Experts Group consultants are often independent engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who have been carefully certified by Progent to work closely with our staff consultants to provide comprehensive, enterprise-class information technology services to small and midsize businesses. Progent is continually expanding the Experts Group in order to address the special requirements of our clients.

Progent's Experts Team now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-based, and Sun Solaris systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Strategic and specialized program support
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Special applications development and deployment
  • Web, eCommerce, Electronic Data Interchange, and customer information portal design and deployment
  • SQL support and efficiency help
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems support

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

  • By associating with us, you get to take advantage of the impact of our explosive expansion and excellent recognition in the market. By having a group of talented and dedicated professionals, offering excellent customer support, and practicing a proven, value-oriented pricing structure, Progent has quadrupled our customer base during the last several years and Progent currently delivers professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in California and across the U.S.
  • Our experienced marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your skills and areas of knowledge into our quickly expanding customer base, so you spend less time finding customers and extra time making money.
  • Progent will assist in relationship building between you and our core group of expert Microsoft and Cisco qualified engineers who act as the gateway to the decision makers among our customers.
  • Progent's selling and operations teams will manage the complete sales and contracting process, from opportunity identification, project qualification, customer needs definition, capabilities matching, project scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your exclusive focus is on providing top-quality consulting expertise.
  • Progent will provide you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work sites in the San Francisco area, plus data and voice access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to our extensive database, procedures based on leading practices, library of template-deliverable documents, and the shared experience from one of the country's largest pool of experienced network engineers.
  • We will share special benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free orlow-cost training classes, web access to restricted vendor troubleshooting tools and product support resources, and on-line internal use software for training or demonstration 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 fee to be a member of our Experts Group, but we do have the following requirements to join:

  • You should show a proven background as a consultant working on your own in your field of specialization, including a minimum two year record of completed consulting projects and/or have your own active customer base for whom you now provide ongoing support activity.
  • You need to show that you have expertise in your field of specialization, including showing an extensive task-relevant history and strong referrals, and have current manufacturer and/or industry professional qualifications.
  • You should know how to present yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your skills. You must have excellent people skills and understand how to work successfully alone or as a member of a team.
  • You have to be able to communicate realistic expectations to customers and fellow Progent consultants and you have to know how analyze jobs, create task plans, and define reasonable time lines.

Enhance Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Working with the Top Team of Network Engineers

Progent's work environment will make you a better professional by enhancing your technical knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your clients. Progent makes good on this promise by attracting the best consulting talent for you to work with, providing an advanced network and communications infrastructure, running custom software tools to deliver the highest level of service, and by streamlining proven business structures for finding and keeping clients.

The main factor that separates Progent from typical consulting companies is the high quality of our consulting team. Out of the scores of consultants who have joined us, we have assembled top expertise covering a wide range of technical areas. Be it Microsoft servers, Cisco switches, network security, Apple, Linux, VMware, or other vital areas, we deploy professionals who can enable you to be successful on larger jobs by combining the collective skills of Progent's team of professionals.

To ensure the success of Progent's consultants, we invest heavily in providing the most powerful tools to do the work properly. Progent will leverage information technology to an impressive degree and our state-of-the-art virtual office environment enables seamless communications, collaboration, and knowledge sharing with other Progent team members — all from home-based or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t waste time or lose revenue because of regular commutes to a conventional office building, and all driving you do for in-person customer jobs is based on your schedule, not Progent's. The best part is that much of our consulting work can be done remotely, representing maximum efficiency for billable time. In fact, some Progent staff do off-site consulting only.

Our operations are set up for reacting rapidly and efficiently to customer requirements via knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Although our consultants operate with a high level of freedom, resource allocation is centralized, customer issues and solutions are carefully tracked, recorded, and archived for convenient retrieval, up-to-date consultant schedules are broadcast to facilitate team projects and enable problem escalation, and customer satisfaction is always evaluated. We strengthen the feeling of cooperation via periodic workgroup meetings and quarterly company-wide events.

Most of Progent's team is situated throughout Northern California, but we are building a rapidly growing team of consulting professionals from across America. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates geographic obstacles that limit the efficiency of traditional business models. We complete the package by offering a comprehensive employee care program to promote the health and financial security of our team members and their relations.

Just as we have world-class consultants, Progent's sales and administration groups live up to the high standards that defines Progent. These top-notch contributors to Progent’s success are enabling us to identify and sign up the scores of new clients we are currently engaging every month. Progent lately marked the providing of support to our 1,000th client. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to check for yourself why Progent is also an effective sales operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical excellence is a cornerstone for growth with us. A job in consulting will drive you to learn more than you would in any other position in information technology. Being exposed to a continual series of technical challenges is what makes professional support interesting. Customers rely on consultants to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, leading-edge deployments, vexing or chronic issues, and difficult migrations are the foundation for our services every day. With us, you will not stagnate or be narrowly defined, as is sadly typical for computer professionals in traditional corporate roles. You will awake every morning excited about the challenges to come.

On the way, you will work with some wonderful folks, both by establishing close client contacts and by working in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will benefit from and contribute to their success. Of course, technology is important, but Progent is a relationship-oriented organization from top to bottom. If you don’t offer strong people skills or like cooperating with a diverse group of people, then Progent is in all likelihood not a good fit.

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

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Progent's Sophisticated Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent believes that a well designed and executed network is a crucial factor for accelerating any firm's growth, and we follow this belief in our corporate system infrastructure. Progent has built a zero-downtime virtual office network that allows Progent's staff consultants and certified contractors to deliver fast and effective support, cooperate closely on complex jobs, and experience career and personal growth from being part of an exciting business ethos of self motivation and independence.
















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