One of America's premiere IT consultant firms for small and midsize business networks, Progent maintains a large team of talented support professionals who concentrate on mainstream IT areas including:

  • Microsoft Windows products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, Catalyst and Nexus switches, firewalls, access points, plus Voice over IP and VPN products
  • Network security expertise
  • Sophisticated connectivity architecture
  • Remote IT support and network management

Our Experts Group, which contracts independent consultants certified and coordinated by Progent, offers exceptionally specialized knowledge covering a wide range of key business areas and network technologies such as:

  • Macintosh and iOS networking and application software
  • Consulting for Linux-powered, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments
  • Microsoft Dynamics MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • BI expertise for SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, management information analyst, and project management outsourcing
  • Web app development, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM development and DBA help
  • Office Access application development, enhancement and troubleshooting
  • Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 custom training

Creative models for finding customers, delivering service, maintaining an efficient working environment, and providing generous profit sharing have allowed us to be among the most rapidly expanding and most well recognized Microsoft Gold Partners consultant organizations in the United States and to establish an international organization for delivering online network service. If you are a certified computer technician or network expert with an orientation towards a client success and excellent communication skills, consultants should consider Progent an opportunity for enhancing your professional knowledge, developing a more rewarding career, and achieving economic security.

Learn Additional Details Concerning Working with Progent
Follow these links to learn additional information concerning Progent's work openings, company philosophy, operational environment, compensation structure, and benefits packages:

Full-time Careers at Progent
We are seeking a range of full-time workers including solutions-driven Microsoft MCSE network consultants; network experts who have Cisco CCIE, CCNP, or CCNA credentials; and consultants for advanced system design with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, non-stop systems, disaster recovery planning, data preservation, and virtual servers. We are also hiring desktop support experts, off-site troubleshooting specialists, and CISA certified security professionals. Progent is also looking for experienced managers and administrators able to perform effectively in Progent's high-growth, virtual office environment. Learn additional details concerning staff professional services work at Progent by visiting Full-time Careers at Progent.

Contracting Opportunities at Progent
Progent works with independent consultants who have in-depth knowledge and field background in high-demand information technology topics outside our primary technical concentration. Progent's Experts Group includes independent consultants who can provide consulting and programming services for line-of-business solutions such as Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM; possess specialized expertise with popular platforms such as Linux, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide expert skills in areas like telecom, web site design, Juniper Networks infrastructure technology, web commerce, or Oracle and MySQL DBM programming and management. Independent contractors qualified by us cooperate with Progent's full-time consultants to provide comprehensive IT services for small and midsize business networks. In order to find out additional information about contract jobs with our Experts Team, see Freelance Jobs at Progent.

Reasons That Progent Is Exceptional
Progent has managed to attract the top consulting experts by being different. With an innovative blend of enterprising drive, dedication to customer satisfaction, use of advanced technology, and an independent business model that accommodates life-style options for our team members, Progent offers a dynamic environment for talented consultants who have a desire for quickly enhancing their professional skills to create real-world benefits for a range of businesses and network environments. Learn more details about reasons we are different by visiting Ways That We Are Exceptional.

Our Virtual Office Infrastructure
Progent's virtual office environment provides advanced technologies that support off-site support, wireless connectivity, convenient access to our support databases, and instant cooperation with mobile colleagues to allow you to solve challenging IT problems. Progent's virtual office structure frees you to concentrate on delivering service rather than dealing with commutes and lets consultants nurture lasting client relationships by enabling you to provide fast, viable, and affordable solutions. To learn more details about Progent's virtual office infrastructure, go to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation Model and Benefit Packages
Our compensation model is based on revenue sharing. The money you make is wholly tied to the revenue you generate. You have the choice of focusing on quality of life and choosing to consult at an easy pace, using our versatile schedule to make time for personal pursuits, or you can use the opportunity to make significant income through persistent effort and long hours. Progent also provides complete family health coverage as well as numerous additional benefits. Find out additional details concerning Progent's compensation and benefit programs by going to Progent Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Working with Progent Questions and Answers
For answers to common enquiries about becoming a consultant at Progent, go to Jobs at Progent Questions and Answers.

The following is a list of some present job opportunities:


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Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a range of small organizations to maintain 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 system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Support Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for Desktop Support Consultants to assist 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 required, Monday through Friday. Our consultant will maintain and support users of all desktop and notebook computers powered by current Microsoft technologies. Also, 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 on Desktop Support Expert Positions


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Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consultant - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is looking for experienced Sr. Microsoft information technology consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a variety of small organizations maintain IT environments based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of expertise include system architecture, AD design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based messaging, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics on Sr. Microsoft IT Consultant Jobs


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Sr. Microsoft Exchange Expert - San Francisco Bay Area, Remote
Progent is seeking a Senior Microsoft Exchange consultant to spearhead large-scale Exchange planning and deployment projects. The right candidate would be a technical consultant with mastery in the area of Exchange 2007 to 2016 and Microsoft Office 365 and with a solid grasp of Microsoft AD. This position calls for experience in the consulting, system design, deployment and maintenance of these technologies.

Details about Sr. Microsoft Exchange Consultant Positions


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Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is seeking a Business Development Representative (BDR) to work as a senior-level sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's broad selection of information technology outsourcing/co-sourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the Business Development Representative include:
  • Producing and articulating crucial elements of consulting propositions that tie Progent's deliverables with an organization's IT goals
  • Establishing and maintaining excellent relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing client management and generating follow-on engagements
  • Maintaining an understanding of rapidly evolving technology

Details on Business Development Representative (BDR) Job - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you wish to apply for any position shown above, please send your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to copy the job codes of the positions of interest.

Details Concerning Jobs at Progent

Staff Work for Network Consultants, Desktop Support Specialists,
Security Experts, and Remote Help Professionals

Progent wants to hire fulltime, results-driven Microsoft accredited consultants with Microsoft MCSE or MCSA certification; Cisco accredited network consultants with Cisco credentials; security consultants who have CISM or comparable security certification; and high-end system design consultants with a background in mobile access, wireless connectivity, service continuity, workplace recovery, information protection, and virtual servers. Progent also is looking for professionals to work on Progent's team of helpdesk support technicians and off-site troubleshooting professionals. Also, We are seeking talented administrators who can perform effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office culture.

By maintaining a team of talented and dedicated professionals, delivering world-class customer services, and offering a competitive value-based pricing model, We have managed to expand our client list rapidly while providing professional services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office environment, a common knowledge database, and a team approach to problem solving have helped Progent to retain a talented staff and a satisfied customer list.

If you are an information technology consultant with technical support expertise, joining Progent or working for Progent's customers will enhance your knowledge via cooperation with Progent's staff of highly supportive, talented engineers. Our commitment to providing information technology consulting and technical support to small and midsize companies will offer you the chance to collaborate intimately with decision makers and add significantly to the success of dynamic businesses.

Progent is looking for consultants who have recognized credentials related to their technical expertise. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you must have your Microsoft MCSE credential. For Cisco professionals, show us your CCIE or Cisco Certified Network Professional credential. For security, you should show you Certified Information Systems Security Professional, CISA, CISM, or other top security credentials. Of course, we are aware of "paper experts". However, simply because a credential can not guarantee expertise is no reason for not earning one. If you know your stuff, then most of those tests should be no challenge. The crux of the matter is that if you call yourself a professional, then customers expect certifications. We will broadcast your skills, but you should have standard credentials for us to work with. If you stand adamantly opposed to the concept of certifications, Progent can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are likely not an appropriate candidate.

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

For more than two decades, our computer engineers have offered low-cost and successful network support expertise for companies in Northern California and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office environment, a common technical knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem solving have helped us to retain a strong consulting group and quickly expand a loyal customer base.

The Experts Team is Progent's way to provide clients the help of specialized computer consulting engineers who have advanced knowledge and field experience in key technologies outside of our primary concentration in network infrastructure and security. Experts Group consultants are typically freelance engineers and sometimes "moonlighters" who have been carefully qualified by us to work closely with our in-house consultants to deliver end-to-end, enterprise-class network services to small businesses. We are continually enhancing the Experts Group in order to meet the special requirements of our customer base.

Our Experts Group now provides consulting in these technologies:

  • Macintosh integration and applications
  • Consulting for Linux-based, UNIX, and Sun Solaris environments
  • MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM customization
  • Strategic and vertical program help
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Special program development and deployment
  • Web, electronic business, EDI, and customer portal design and deployment
  • Database support and performance consulting
  • Business information consulting
  • Telecommunications architecture support

Benefits of being a member of Our Experts Group include:

  • By associating with Progent, you can leverage the impact of our dramatic expansion and excellent reputation in the industry. By having a group of skilled and dedicated consultants, offering excellent customer support, and practicing a proven, ROI-focused pricing structure, we have multiplied our clientele during the past several years and Progent now delivers professoinal services to hundreds of businesses in Northern California and throughout the United States.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff handles all facets of promoting your skills and areas of expertise into our rapidly growing customer base, so you spend less effort signing up customers and extra time generating revenue.
  • We will assist in relationship building between you and our key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco qualified consultants who are the conduit to the key executives among Progent's clients.
  • Our selling and operations teams will manage the complete selling and engagement cycle, from lead identification, job approval, client requirements description, skills matching, job scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting expertise.
  • Progent will gives you access to our sophisticated virtual office environment, including professional meeting/work sites throughout Northern California, as well as Internet and telecomm access anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have access to our vast database, processes based on best practices, library of professional publications, and the shared expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of expert information technology engineers.
  • We will pass on special benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, web access to restricted vendor troubleshooting tools and technical support resources, and downloadable in-house use programs for training or demonstration 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 Group, but Progent has strict qualifications for membership:

  • You must show a strong background as a consulting professional working independently in your field of expertise, including a minimum two year history of completed contracting jobs or you must have your own active client base for whom you now deliver continuing support activity.
  • You need to show that you have expertise in your area of specialization, including showing a long task-relevant history and excellent referrals, and possess current manufacturer or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You must be able to present yourself in a professional manner and be self driven and assured in your abilities. You need to have strong inter-personal skills and understand how to work effectively alone or as part of a team.
  • You must be able to articulate realistic expectations to clients and other Progent consultants and you must be able analyze tasks, create project plans, and define reasonable work schedules.

Improve Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Joining the Top Group of Computer Consultants

Progent's company culture will allow you to become a better professional by enhancing your information technology knowledge and increasing the satisfaction of your customers. Progent delivers on this commitment by recruiting the top professional experts for you to work with, providing an advanced network and communications architecture, running custom software utilities to deliver the highest level of support, and by optimizing proven business structures for finding and keeping customers.

The decisive factor that distinguishes Progent from ordinary consulting firms is the excellence of our consultants. Out of the 50 or so consultants who have teamed with Progent, we have recruited top talent covering a wide range of technical areas. Whether it’s Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, corporate security, Mac, Linux, VMware, or other key areas, we engage professionals who can help you to be effective on larger jobs by combining the collective skills of our group of professionals.

To promote the success of our team, we invest heavily in providing the best technology to perform the job properly. We will leverage information technology to an extraordinary degree and our advanced virtual office infrastructure allows seamless communications, collaboration, and information sharing with fellow Progent team members — all from at-home or on-the-road offices. Consultants don’t throw away time or forfeit revenue with daily drives to a physical office, and all travel you do for in-person client work is based on your time table, not Progent's. The best part is that much of Progent's support services can be performed remotely, representing maximum efficiency for billable time. In practice, some Progent staff do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is geared towards reacting quickly and efficiently to client needs via knowledge exchange and collaborative problem solving. Even though Progent's consultants operate with a great deal of freedom, dispatching is unified, customer issues and solutions are meticulously tracked, documented, and organized for convenient reference, current engineer availability is published to facilitate group tasks and enable problem escalation, and client satisfaction is continually evaluated. We strengthen the sense of connection via monthly team conferences and quarterly corporate events.

Most of Progent's team is located throughout Northern California, but we are building a quickly growing team of consulting professionals from across the United States. Our virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional boundaries that limit the productivity of traditional business structures. We complete the deal by providing a comprehensive benefit program to promote the physical health and financial security of our team members and their relations.

Not only do we have world-class consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and operations teams live up to the excellence that is Progent. These high-performance factors behind Progent’s success are enabling us to identify and land the scores of new clients we are currently acquiring each month. We lately celebrated the providing of services to our 1,000th customer. Just type “Cisco consultants” or “Microsoft consultants” into Google to see for yourself why Progent is also a strong marketing operation.

Possessing a commitment to technical proficiency is a cornerstone for success with us. A career in consulting will push you to enhance your skills more than you would in any other position in network technology. Being exposed to a steady stream of technical challenges is what keeps professional support exciting. Clients choose consultants to do the “hard stuff.” Innovative projects, advanced implementations, puzzling or entrenched problems, and difficult migrations are the basis for what we do every day. With us, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly typical for computer engineers in ordinary corporate roles. You will wake up every morning excited about the challenges ahead.

On the way, you will meet some great people, both by establishing close customer contacts and by working in conjunction with other Progent team members, where you will learn from and add to their success. Yes, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused company from top to bottom. If you do not have excellent people skills or enjoy working with a diverse assortment of people, then Progent is probably a poor fit.

If all this sounds right for you, we urge you to contact Progent about our vision of the new paradigm of information technology consulting.

Get Quality of Life Benefits and Technical Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a carefully designed and implemented information system can be a pivotal piece for accelerating any firm's growth, and we follow this belief in our corporate network infrastructure. We have created a fault-tolerant virtual office infrastructure that enables our in-house consultants and certified contractors to deliver fast and efficient support, collaborate easily on sophisticated projects, and experience professional and personal maturity from being a member of an exciting company culture of personal drive and independence.
















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