Among America's premiere computer consultant companies for business networks, Progent manages a large staff of certified support experts who focus on core technologies such as:

  • Microsoft products
  • Cisco Integrated Services Routers, switches, firewalls, wireless access points, plus VoIP solutions
  • Network security analysis
  • Advanced system infrastructures
  • Off-site IT support and system administration

Our Experts Group, which contracts independent experts qualified and coordinated by Progent, offers highly refined knowledge covering a broad variety of key business applications and network solutions such as:

  • Apple OS and iOS integration and application software
  • Support for Linux-powered, UNIX-based, and Sun environments
  • Dynamics Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or CRM consulting
  • BI consulting for SQL Server BI Stack, Power BI, and Microsoft Management Reporter/FRx
  • CIO, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Web-based app development, deployment, and debugging
  • SQL Server, MySQL and Oracle DBM programming and management consulting
  • Microsoft Office Access application development, migration and training
  • Microsoft Office desktop and Microsoft Office 365 consulting

Creative structures for attracting customers, providing support, nurturing a dynamic working environment, and providing highly competitive profit sharing have allowed us to become one of the most rapidly growing and best recognized Microsoft Partners consulting organizations in the United States and to build an international organization for providing online network assistance. If you are an accredited IT support professional or network consultant with an orientation towards a client success and strong people skills, consultants will find in Progent a chance for adding to your technical knowledge, developing a more rewarding lifestyle, and attaining economic security.

Learn Additional Information About Working at Progent
Check out these pages to learn more details about our work opportunities, company philosophy, work conditions, profit sharing structure, and benefits packages:

Consulting Positions at Progent
We are seeking a range of full-time employees such as experienced Microsoft MCSE and MCP network consultants; connectivity consultants who have Cisco CCIE or CCNP credentials; and consultants for fault-tolerant system architecture with experience in mobile connectivity, wireless networking, high-availability systems, disaster recovery planning, data protection, and server virtualization. Progent is also looking for desktop support technicians, remote troubleshooting professionals, and CISA accredited security professionals. We are also seeking veteran managers and administrators able to operate effectively in our high-growth, virtual office environment. Find out additional information about full-time consulting work at Progent by going to Consulting Careers at Progent.

Freelance Opportunities with Progent
Progent works with freelance consultants with proven knowledge and field experience in important information technology areas beyond our primary service focus. Progent's Experts Team hires freelance consultants who offer consulting and development support for strategic solutions such as MRP, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management; have in-depth expertise with popular operating systems such as Linux derivatives, Macintosh, or Solaris, or can provide world-class skills in areas like telecom, web site design, Juniper Networks products, web commerce, or Oracle Database development and management. Freelance consultants qualified by Progent cooperate with Progent's full-time engineers to provide comprehensive solutions for small company networks. To find out more details concerning contract work with Progent's Experts Team, visit Contract Work with Progent.

How Progent Is Different
We have been able to attract the top professional experts by being different. Providing an innovative blend of entrepreneurial drive, commitment to customer success, utilization of state-of-the-art technical tools, plus a flexible business structure that offers quality-of-life options for our consulting team, Progent creates a stimulating setting for talented consultants who posses a drive for rapidly improving their professional skills to deliver real-world solutions for a range of businesses and network environments. Find out additional details concerning reasons Progent is unique by referring to How We Are Exceptional.

Progent's Virtual Office Infrastructure
Progent's virtual office model utilizes state-of-the-art technical tools that support off-site support, wireless communication, easy availability of Progent's support databases, and instant cooperation with mobile colleagues to help you to solve business-critical IT issues. Progent's virtual office network allows you to focus on providing service instead of fighting commutes and lets consultants build successful customer relationships by enabling you to come up with fast, effective, and affordable solutions. To learn more information concerning our virtual office business model, refer to Progent virtual Office Work Environment.

Compensation and Benefit Packages
Progent's compensation is determined by revenue sharing. What you make is entirely tied to what you generate. Consultants have the choice of focusing on quality of life and choosing to consult at a more relaxed pace, utilizing Progent's versatile structure to follow individual enthusiasms, or you can use the opportunity to make significant income by hard effort and long consulting time. Progent also provides full family health coverage plus many additional benefits. Find out more details about our compensation and benefits by going to Our Compensation Model and Benefit Programs.

Working with Progent FAQs
For answers to frequent enquiries concerning becoming a consultant at Progent, see Working with Progent FAQs.

Below is a list of our available job openings:


Job Code
 
Description

P014

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is looking for experienced Senior Microsoft computer consultants in the San Francisco Bay Area to help a variety of small organizations to maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016. Important areas of expertise include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and troubleshooting, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

More information on Senior Microsoft Information Technology Consulting Expert Positions


P016

Desktop Engineer - San Francisco Bay Area
Progent is seeking Desktop Support Consultants to assist Progent's clients with maintenance, break/fix and project work. This is a 1099 consulting role that will be performed at Progent's client 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 laptop computers powered by the latest Microsoft technologies. In addition, work closely with client's executives, management, IT group or under the direction or guidance of Progent's senior consultant to support the customer's end users.

Specifics about Desktop Engineer Jobs


P018

Senior Microsoft IT Consulting Expert - New York Metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles Areas
Progent is seeking experienced Sr. Microsoft computer consulting experts in the New York metro, Pittsburgh and Los Angeles areas to help a range of small and midsize organizations maintain networks based on Windows 10, Windows 8, Windows 7, Windows Server 2016, 2012, 2008, and Microsoft Exchange 2007 to 2016. Important fields of knowledge include system infrastructure, Active Directory design and repair, Exchange-based email, security, and server monitoring.

Specifics about Senior Microsoft IT Consultant Jobs


Expert

Sr. Exchange Consultant - San Francisco Bay Area, Online
Progent is seeking a Senior Exchange consultant to spearhead enterprise-level Microsoft Exchange design and deployment projects. The ideal candidate should be a technical consultant with subject matter expertise in Microsoft Exchange 2007 through 2016 and Office 365 Exchange Online and with a thorough understanding of Active Directory. This position calls for a background in the consulting, architectural design, implementation and maintenance of these technologies.

Details on Senior Exchange Expert Jobs


S25

Business Development Representative - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas
Progent is looking for a Business Development Representative to work as a senior sales executive who is responsible for selling Progent's extensive selection of information technology outsourcing and computer consulting, and application development services. Responsibilities of the BDR include:
  • Producing and explaining crucial components of consulting proposals which tie Progent's services with an organization's IT goals
  • Maintaining good relationships with Progent's customers
  • Providing continuing account management and developing follow-on engagements
  • Explaining continually evolving technology

Specifics about Business Development Representative Jobs - Los Angeles and New York Metro Areas


If you would like to ask about any position shown above, you should e-mail your resume to jobs@progent.com. Be sure to include the code numbers of the positions that interest you.

More Information About Opportunities with Us

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

Progent is seeking to find full-time, results-driven Microsoft accredited engineers with Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer credentials; Cisco certified system consultants with Cisco CCIE certification; security consultants with CISSP or equivalent security certification; and advanced system architecture experts with experience in mobile access, wireless networking, high uptime, business continuity, data preservation, and VMware. Progent also seeks employees who can work on Progent's staff of helpdesk service specialists and off-site troubleshooting experts. Also, Progent is seeking experienced administrators who can operate effectively in Progent's fast-paced, virtual office environment.

By maintaining a staff of skilled and dedicated professionals, providing attentive customer care, and following a strong value-based fee model, We have been able to increase our customer base dramatically while providing professional services to numerous companies in Northern California and throughout the U.S. An advanced virtual office network, a shared knowledge database, and a group approach to problem solving have allowed Progent to retain a skilled consulting team and a loyal client base.

If you are a network consultant with technical support expertise, teaming with Progent or working for our customers can expand your knowledge through interaction with our staff of highly supportive, talented consultants. Progent's focus on delivering information technology expertise and computer support to small and midsize organizations will offer you the opportunity to work closely with decision makers and contribute appreciably to the success of exciting companies.

We are hiring technical professionals who can show verifiable certification related to their special focus. For example, if you are a Microsoft consultant, you should have earned your Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer certificate. For Cisco professionals, have your Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert or CCNP credential. For network security, you should show you CISSP, CISA, Certified Information Security Manager, or one of the other top security credentials. Of course, we are familiar with "paper experts". Still, simply because a credential can not ensure excellence is no justification for not owning one. If you have mastered your stuff, then most of these tests should present no great difficulty. The point is that if you call yourself a professional, then clients deserve to see certifications. We can promote your skills, but you must have a baseline of credentials for us to market. In case you happen to be strongly against the concept of certifications, we can sympathize with and respect your position, but you are likely not a good fit.

Contract Work for Qualified Experts for
Windows, Mac, Linux-based, and Sun Solaris Technology

For over 20 years, our consulting engineers have provided low-cost and effective network support expertise for companies in the San Francisco Bay Area and throughout the United States. A sophisticated virtual office network, a shared technical knowledge base, and a collaborative philosophy for problem solving have helped Progent to retain a talented in-house team and quickly expand a loyal clientele.

The Experts Team is our way to offer customers the help of specialized computer support professionals who have advanced skills and work experience in key technologies beyond our core concentration in system infrastructure and security. Experts Group members are typically freelance engineers and occasionally "moonlighters" who are thoroughly qualified by Progent to collaborate with our staff consultants to provide end-to-end, enterprise-class network services to small and midsize companies. Progent is continually expanding the Experts Group in order to meet the special requirements of our customer base.

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

  • Macintosh integration and programs
  • Expertise for Linux-based, UNIX-powered, and Sun systems
  • Manufacturing Resource Planning, Enterprise Resource Planning, or Customer Relationship Management consulting
  • Mission-critical and specialized application support
  • Chief Information Officer, business analyst, and project logistics outsourcing
  • Special applications development and integration
  • Web site, electronic business, Electronic Data Interchange, and client information portal development and deployment
  • DBM support and efficiency consulting
  • Management information consulting
  • Telecommunications systems consulting

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

  • By working with Progent, you can leverage the momentum of Progent's explosive expansion and top-notch recognition in the industry. By maintaining a group of talented and dedicated professionals, offering attentive client support, and practicing a strong, value-oriented pricing model, Progent has multiplied our clientele over the last few years and Progent now delivers professoinal support to hundreds of companies in California and throughout the U.S.
  • Progent's experienced marketing staff handles all facets of marketing your skills and technical expertise into our quickly expanding client base, so you expend less time finding clients and more time generating money.
  • Progent will assist in communications between you and Progent's key group of experienced Microsoft and Cisco certified engineers who act as the gateway to the key executives among Progent's customers.
  • Progent's sales and administration staffs will manage the complete selling and contracting process, from opportunity generation, job qualification, client needs definition, skills matching, project scoping proposal generation, agreement negotiation and generation. Your exclusive responsibility stays with delivering high-level consulting service.
  • Progent will provide you access to Progent's sophisticated virtual office environment, offering professional conference locations in the San Francisco area, as well as Internet and telecomm connectivity anywhere in the United States.
  • You will have the benefit of our vast database, processes based on best practices, abundance of professional documents, and the shared expertise from one of Northern California's largest pool of expert information technology professionals.
  • We will share special benefits from leading vendors such as Microsoft and Cisco, including free ordiscounted educational seminars, web access to restricted vendor support utilities and technical maintenance resources, and on-line internal use software 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 not any cost to be part of our Experts Team, but we do have the following requirements to join:

  • You must have a proven track record as a consultant operating on your own in your field of expertise, including at least a two year history of successful consulting jobs or you must have an active customer base for whom you currently deliver ongoing support services.
  • You must show that you are an expert in your field of concentration, including showing a long work-related history and excellent referrals, and possess current vendor or institutional professional qualifications.
  • You need to be able to carry yourself in a professional way and be self motivated and assured in your abilities. You should have strong communications skills and be able to work efficiently by yourself or as a member of a team.
  • You must be able to explain realistic goals to customers and other Progent consultants and you need to be able evaluate tasks, create task plans, and define realistic time lines.

Enhance Your Skills with the Best Technology and
Working with a Great Group of Computer Consultants

Progent's company culture will allow you to become a more capable professional by enhancing your technical knowledge and boosting the loyalty of your customers. Progent makes good on this promise by recruiting the top professional talent for you to work with, providing a state-of-the-art system infrastructure, using custom application tools to deliver the highest level of service, and by streamlining our business models for finding and maintaining clients.

The decisive factor that separates Progent from ordinary network support firms is the high quality of our consultants. Among the scores of consultants who have joined Progent, we have assembled the best talent covering a wide array of technical areas. Be it Microsoft Windows, Cisco switches, network security, Mac, Linux/UNIX, VMware, or other vital application, we engage professionals who can enable you to be successful on major jobs by combining the collective skills of Progent's team of professionals.

To promote the productivity of our team, we invest significantly in providing the most powerful tools to perform the job properly. We will exploit information technology to an extraordinary extent and our state-of-the-art virtual office infrastructure enables seamless communications, cooperation, and information exchange with other Progent consultants — all from at-home or mobile offices. Consultants don’t waste time or forfeit revenue with daily drives to a physical office building, and all driving you do for on-site client jobs is determined by your own schedule, not ours. The most attractive part is that much of Progent's support work can be done remotely, offering maximum efficiency for income-producing hours. In practice, some Progent staff do off-site consulting exclusively.

Progent's business structure is set up for responding quickly and effectively to customer requirements via knowledge exchange and cooperative problem solving. Even though Progent's consultants work with a high level of freedom, resource allocation is centralized, client problems and solutions are carefully monitored, recorded, and archived for easy retrieval, up-to-date consultant schedules are published to streamline team projects and enable trouble escalation, and client approval is continually evaluated. We reinforce the feeling of cooperation through monthly team meetings and quarterly corporate events.

Most of our consultants are located across California, however we are building a rapidly expanding team of network experts from across the United States. Progent's virtual office infrastructure eliminates regional boundaries that restrict the efficiency of conventional company structures. We complete the package by offering a full benefit program to ensure the health and financial security of our employees and their relations.

Just as we have awesome consulting professionals, Progent's marketing and administration teams live up to the high standards that defines Progent. These high-performance factors behind our success are helping us to identify and sign up the 50-60 new clients we are now acquiring each month. We recently celebrated the providing of services 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.

Having a commitment to technical proficiency is a key for growth with Progent. A career in consulting will drive you to enhance your skills more than is possible in any other job in network technology. Being confronted by a continual stream of technical challenges is what makes professional support exciting. Customers rely on a consultant to perform the toughest jobs. Innovative projects, leading-edge deployments, puzzling or entrenched problems, and difficult upgrades are the foundation for what we do every day. At Progent, you will not stall or be pigeonholed, as is sadly common for network professionals in traditional corporate jobs. You will awake every morning excited about the challenges ahead.

Along the way, you will meet some wonderful folks, both by building strong customer contacts and by operating in conjunction with other Progent consultants, where you will benefit from and contribute to their success. Of course, technology is vital, but Progent is a relationship-focused company from top to bottom. If you do not offer excellent communications skills or enjoy working with a diverse group of personalities, then Progent is in all likelihood a poor fit.

If all this seems good to you, we urge you to talk to us about our vision of the new paradigm of network consulting.

Enjoy Lifestyle Benefits and Technical Success with
Progent's Advanced Virtual Office Infrastructure

Progent is convinced that a well designed and executed information system is a crucial piece for enabling a company's success, and we follow this belief in our own system environment. We have built a non-stop virtual office infrastructure that allows Progent's in-house engineers and authorized contractors to offer rapid and efficient support, cooperate easily on complex projects, and experience career and private maturity from being part of a dynamic company culture of self motivation and independence.
















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